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Living close to wind farms could cause hearing damage
New research published by the Royal Society warns of the possible danger posed by low frequency noise like that emitted by wind turbines…582 more words
Halley arrived back in Deptford from his second voyage on 10 September 1700 and he’ll return to sea for his third voyage in June 1701 (June 2015 by the life of this blog), so I thought I’d close this phase of my project by looking at some of the things that Edmond will be doing in the intervening months. 888 more words
This is the symbol for open access (image from PLoS, the Public Library of Science). Two days ago Nature Communications, a “journal that publishes high-quality research from all areas of the natural sciences” within the larger and prestigious Nature Publishing Group, announced that it will only be accepting open access (OA) submissions starting next month. 800 more words
The inventor of genetic fingerprinting has been awarded the world’s oldest science prize, the Royal Society’s Copley Medal.
In 1984, Prof Sir Alec Jeffreys stumbled on a method for distinguishing individuals based on their DNA. 346 more words