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The Economics of Ridiculously Expensive Art

What would possess someone to buy Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundifor US$450 million? You might think it’s an investment –... Read more

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When malicious software takes over computers around the world, encrypts their data and demands a ransom to decode the information, regular activities... Read more

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It’s Mostly Mothers Who Pass on Mitochondria – and a New Theory Says it’s Due to the First Sexual Conflict

Evolutionary interests of males and females do not always coincide. This is known as sexual conflict: male innovations... Read more

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The Long, Strange History Of Dieting Fads

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Life Sciences; Plant & Animal Sciences

Researchers Find Pathological Signs Of Alzheimer’s In Dolphins, Whose Brains Are Much Like Humans’

A team of scientists in the United Kingdom and the U.S. recently reported the discovery of pathological signs of Alzheimer’s... Read more

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Keyhole Surgery More Effective Than Open Surgery For Ruptured Aneurysm

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Carbon Capture: Universities And Industry Work Together To Tackle Emissions

An international collaboration between universities and industry will further develop carbon capture and storage technology – one of... Read more

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Changing The Face Of Indian Farming

Indian agriculture is expected to feed a growing and increasingly urbanised population. But if everyone wants to move... Read more

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Insect ‘Armageddon’: Five Crucial Questions Answered

Are we facing insect Armageddon? A recent study found that German nature reserves have seen a 75% reduction in flying... Read more

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Your Chance to Write for Elsevier’s Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences!

The Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences now invites proposals for new, original articles, on any... Read more

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