Libby Stanton

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I’ve Got Your Missing Links Right Here (20 February 2016)

Science & InnovationNot Exactly Rocket Science<p><b>Top picks</b><p>From me at the Atlantic:<p>How Microbes Make Malnutrition Worse<br>• Biologists Steal Nanospear Technology From Bacteria<br>• XY Bias: How Male Biology Students See Their Female Peers<p>Superb piece about the “nature-faked” relationship between Hadza …

Hunter Gatherers

Time to freak out: 4 reasons the global economy is screwed

A FRESH BLAST OF COLD AIR swept across global financial and commodity markets on Wednesday, raising fears that the world economy could be heading …

Human brain can store 4.7 billion books - ten times more than originally thought

One petabyte is the same as 20 million four-drawer filing cabinets filled with text,13.3 years of HD-TV recordings, 4.7 billion books or 670 million web pages<p>The human brain has a capacity that is ten times greater than first thought and can retain 4.7 billion books, scientists have discovered.<p>This …

New Ebola treatments mostly failing

<b>(CNN) —</b> Despite a massive international effort, several treatments that once held great hope for fighting Ebola have turned out not to work against the dreaded virus that killed more than 11,000 people in the most recent outbreak.<p>The "harvest of that massive effort is thin," writers in the journal, …

Mexicans are determined to have the last laugh on Donald Trump

MEXICO CITY — Donald Trump walks into a meditation retreat.<p>This isn’t a joke — it’s a scene from a new comedy show in Mexico going after the …

Mexico City

Northern Lights in pictures: Aurora borealis lights up Britain's night sky - Telegraph