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Tacit Diplomacy in Life Sciences

Globally, advances in the life sciences are viewed in a positive light, as contributing to improvements in public health, agricultural, and economic …

Ask A Physicist To Speak At Your Funeral

You want a physicist to speak at your funeral. You want the physicist to talk to your grieving family about the conservation of energy, so they will …

Exclusive: Read the Speech Venezuelan Opposition Leader Leopoldo López Made Before He Was Jailed

Before he was hauled off to prison on charges of “terrorism,” Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez explained his decision to turn himself</i> …

Pussy Riot Members Arrested During Visit to Sochi

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Pussy Riot members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, who recently returned to Russia …

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Second Danish zoo may kill a giraffe called Marius

<b>A second Danish zoo has said it may have to put down one of its giraffes, despite a storm of protest after a similar move by Copenhagen Zoo.</b><p>The Danish Jyllands Park Zoo said that it, like the zoo in Copenhagen, would be doing so to comply with breeding programme rules.<p>Coincidentally, its giraffe …

12 Things Successful People Do Before Breakfast | Inc.com

If it has to happen, then it has to happen first, writes Laura Vanderkam, time management expert and author of "What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast."<p>Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively embrace this philosophy. They must set aside …

Kenya arrests over banned Wolf of Wall Street film

<b>Dozens of pirate DVD traders have been arrested in Kenya for selling banned copies of The Wolf of Wall Street, Kenya's film censors told the BBC.</b><p>Kenya Film Classification Board banned the Oscar-nominated film in January for its "extreme scenes of nudity, sex, debauchery, hedonism and cursing".<p>But …

Four African nations spurn ivory sales

<b>The leaders of four African nations have pledged to honour a 10-year moratorium on sales of ivory.</b><p>The leaders of Botswana, Gabon, Chad and Tanzania made the statement at a gathering in London to discuss the illegal wildlife trade.<p>The aim is to draw up a global declaration that will tackle animal …

The role of aquatic ecosystems as reservoirs of antibiotic resistance

Ecosystems

The emergence of mecC methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Open Access

Bacterial toxins and small molecules elucidate endosomal trafficking

Bacterial toxins and small molecules are useful tools for studying eukaryotic cell biology. In a recent issue of PNAS, Gillespie and colleagues …

Chaperone fusion proteins aid entropy-driven maturation of class II viral fusion proteins

Emerging roles of immunostimulatory oral bacteria in periodontitis development

Bacteria