Information on ecosystem sensitivity to global change can help guide management decisions. Here, we characterize the sensitivity of the Puget Sound ecosystem to ocean acidification by estimating, at a number of taxonomic levels, the direct sensitivity of its species. 269 more words
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A new meta-analysis draws on correspondence tests in the US to show that levels of ethnic discrimination in hiring do not seem to have changed much since 1989. 359 more words
ScienceOpen has a collection entitled: “Remedies to the Reproducibility Crisis”. The collection is introduced thusly:
“Psychology, Medicine, Neuroscience and many other research fields, are facing a serious reproducibility crisis, that is, most of the findings published in peer-review journals, independently from their prestige, are not replicable. 143 more words
Zheng et al publish a meta-analysis of therapies for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
Clinical drug trials in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction have failed to demonstrate improvements in mortality. 203 more words