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Rare Observations Appear To Show Marmoset Grief In The Wild

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A monkey falls from a tree in Brazil; her male partner offers comfort as she dies. Anthropologist Barbara King says a new paper detailing the incident opens our eyes to the reality of animal emotions.
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Breakthrough in hybrid species science - Phys.org

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(Phys.org) —Massey University scientists have discovered a universal law that explains how hybrid species survive and thrive. ... Breakthrough in hybrid species science. 1 hour ago .... User comments : 0.
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The secret science of winning elections - The Week Magazine

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The Week Magazine The secret science of winning elections The Week Magazine Social science research, especially in behavioral psychology, shows that voters don't decide whom to vote for, or even whether to vote, from rationally analyzing and...
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Efforts to repeat controversial stem cell technique intensify - Boston Globe

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Efforts to repeat controversial stem cell technique intensify Boston Globe In an effort to bring clarity to one of the most controversial and confusing scientific findings in recent memory, three Japanese scientists have released a detailed...
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Lake Bell and Jackie Kennedy

I was a guest yesterday on Radio Times ("What language says about who we are and where we live", 3/6/2014), and the host, Marty Moss-Coane, brought up the movie In a World, and Lake Bell's assertion that "There is a vocal plague going on that I...
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Largest Known Predatory Dinosaur in Europe Found, Was "Big Bruiser"

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A new species of dinosaur found in Portugal likely used brute force to take down prey, a new study says.
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Understanding Why Science Research Is Translated into News: A Survey for Journalists and Bloggers, Part 2 | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network

Understanding Why Science Research Is Translated into News: A Survey for Journalists and Bloggers, Part 2 | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network | Popular Representations of Academic Research | Scoop.it
In August, 2013, I started conducting a wide online survey of science journalists and bloggers to better understand why and how science research is translated into ... (Call for journos & bloggers.
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When Studies Are Wrong: A Coda - New York Times

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When Studies Are Wrong: A Coda
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Another area of concern has been the social sciences, including psychology, which make up about 25 percent of publications. Together that constitutes most of scientific research.
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In Gay Marriage Suit, a Battle Over Research - New York Times

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Washington Post In Gay Marriage Suit, a Battle Over Research New York Times A two-week trial here in United States District Court, which ended Friday, drew unusual national attention because it was the first in recent years to feature scholars...
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The science taboo: There may be genetic realities to race, but not along the ... - National Post

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Scientists Scanned A Woman's Brain During An Out-Of-Body Experience — And What They Found Was Amazing

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It may sound like the plot of the Twilight...
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Language Log » How a 40% decrease in X can be a 6% increase in non-X

Language Log » How a 40% decrease in X can be a 6% increase in non-X | Popular Representations of Academic Research | Scoop.it
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