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The world’s most impactful scientific researchers


Clarivate Analytics names the world’s most impactful scientific researchers with the release of the 2017 Highly Cited Researchers List The rise of China in publication output and influence demonstrates a dramatic development News provided by Clarivate Analytics Nov 15, 2017, … Continue reading

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Citrus enters our Mediterranean lives


January 2018 Vol. VI, No. 1 When Life Gives You Lemons: Tracking the Earliest Citrus in the Mediterranean By Dafna Langgut Jaffa orange poster   One of the most famous Levantine exports of the 20th century was the Jaffa orange, and … Continue reading

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World’s Oldest Ice


Australian scientists drilling for world’s oldest ice 19 December 2016 Last updated at 16:20 GMT Australian scientists are joining other countries, including the UK, in a search to find the oldest ice on earth, deep beneath Antarctica. Ice traps small … Continue reading

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Harvard researchers created solid metallic hydrogen in the lab and studied it – .


November 04, 2016 https://www.yahoo.com/news/m/f8e932dc-a090-382f-96d0-51a5d10afdb1/harvard-researchers-created.html Harvard researchers created solid metallic hydrogen in the lab and studied it – This is already huge but could be fantastic if properties are as predicted diamond, future, materials, physics, room temperature superconductor, science, space, superconducting … Continue reading

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Accident discovers material which sheds water


(Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Eric Mack , Contributor I cover science and innovation and products and policies they create. Full Bio Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own.) “Our unusual material behaves a bit like … Continue reading

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Researchers Have Developed A Thought-Powered Car


(I missed this when it was first published. Who knows what refinments they have developed since. Fr. Orthohippo) 147 Researchers Have Developed A Thought-Powered Car Hopefully the drivers won’t get distracted by any other thoughts mid-journey. Nankai University By Robin … Continue reading

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Science says liberals, not conservatives, are psychotic


By Danika Fears June 9, 2016 | 11:18pm Science says liberals, not conservatives, are psychotic Audience members at a rally held by Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders. Photo: Getty Images Turns out liberals are the real authoritarians. A political-science … Continue reading

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