Curiosity rover enters possible Mars life zone
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Leah Crane (Source: New Scientist)
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Light rays create stunning visuals
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Andrew Rosenblum (Source: New Scientist)
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Sync your heart with others to work together
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Chelsea Whyte (Source: New Scientist)
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Arctic island is collapsing as a result of climate change
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Zombie planet seen orbiting dead star
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Body illusion shines new light on autism
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Seeing the trees through the wood
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Kitty knows name but shows disdain
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NASA finds microscopic life thriving in orbit
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No hiding place for polluting farmyards
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Walking whale conquered America
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): (Source: New Scientist)
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Time for some more time off
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Michael Le PageCutting down the hours we work sounds appealing, but would we really benefit and is it at all feasible? Michael Le Page investigates (Source: New Scientist)
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The genetic road ahead
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Rachel Horton, Anneke LucassenOur understanding of genetic test results can change. When it does, we must tell people, say Rachel Horton and Anneke Lucassen (Source: New Scientist)
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Let's clean up our act
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Sally BloomfieldTelling us to stop washing our hands is dangerous, says Sally Bloomfield (Source: New Scientist)
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Can London show the way to clean dirty air?
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Adam Vaughan (Source: New Scientist)
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Wooden wonders
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Alison George (Source: New Scientist)
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Your mystery microbiome
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Colin BarrasThe human body is home to microbes so strange that they are rewriting the tree of life, and this biological “dark matter” profoundly influences our health, discovers Colin Barras (Source: New Scientist)
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Prepare to make the jump to light speed*
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Gilead AmitWe are preparing to send spacecraft to another star system, 4 light years away. It's a monumental undertaking, as Gilead Amit reports (Source: New Scientist)
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Found Worlds
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Luke TaylorFor decades, those seeking to document Colombia's unique biodiversity faced daily threats of kidnapping and death in its conflict zones. Those dangers are now fading, but biologists are in a race against time to preserve the newly discovered riches. Words by Luke Taylor. Photos by Felipe Villegas Vélez, Humboldt Institute (Source: New Scientist)
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Green thinking for a crowded planet
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Fred Pearce (Source: New Scientist)
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It's all too much
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Simon Ings (Source: New Scientist)
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Don't miss
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Fragile futures
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Adam VaughanDavid Attenborough stars in Netflix's new nature flagship Our Planet. Adam Vaughan takes a look (Source: New Scientist)
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The science skills most in demand
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Sean O'NeillAs the UK prepares for a massive increase in R&D spending, which skills are the hardest to recruit for? (Source: New Scientist)
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Letters
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Quick crossword No29
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): Set by Richard Smyth (Source: New Scientist)
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Feedback
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Toe uncurling
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): A friend recently passed on a tip for treating cramp. He said I should cup my hands over my nose and mouth and inhale my exhaled breath. It seems to work quite quickly for cramp in my toes. Is that a coincidence or placebo, or is there a rational explanation? Is it likely to work on more than my toes if necessary? (Source: New Scientist)
Source: New Scientist - April 14, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: research

Fuzzy thinking (continued)
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): What is the function of the fuzz on the skin of a peach? And is a nectarine a bald peach or a peach a fuzzy nectarine? (Source: New Scientist)
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Current Affairs
Discussions of the weather patterns over the UK and Ireland often used to mention the importance of the Gulf Stream ocean current. Today we hear much about the role of the jet stream high above the ground, but nothing about the Gulf Stream. Why is this? (Source: New Scientist)
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Getting Ahead
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): My fringe seems to grow faster than the rest of my hair. Is this just because I notice it more or does hair grow at different rates on different parts of the head? (Source: New Scientist)
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Speed Limits
Publication date: 13 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3225Author(s): The most powerful cars intended for road use tend to have a top speed that ranges between 300 and 350 kilometres per hour. Is this due to some physical limitation or just practicality of design because you will never be able to reach these speeds let alone go faster on public roads? (Source: New Scientist)
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Your mind is the matter
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): It's time to change our approach to “psychosomatic” illness (Source: New Scientist)
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An astronomical price
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): (Source: New Scientist)
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India blows up satellite
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): (Source: New Scientist)
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Tesla's autopilot fooled by stickers
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): (Source: New Scientist)
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Coral reefs struggle to bounce back
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): (Source: New Scientist)
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Guidelines for mesh implants
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): (Source: New Scientist)
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The day the dinosaurs died
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Michael MarshallExtraordinary fossils may hold evidence of the catastrophic asteroid strike, finds Michael Marshall (Source: New Scientist)
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People need forcing to become greener
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Adam Vaughan (Source: New Scientist)
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Comet 67P's cliffs march towards the sun
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Leah Crane (Source: New Scientist)
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Leading robo student scrapes a C+ in English
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Yvaine Ye (Source: New Scientist)
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DNA reveals our recent Denisovan ancestry
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Clare Wilson (Source: New Scientist)
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Water on Mars too salty for Earth life
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Leah Crane (Source: New Scientist)
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… but an ocean may have made Venus habitable
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Leah Crane (Source: New Scientist)
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Deceptive robot tells lies to regain our trust
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Donna Lu (Source: New Scientist)
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A new way to multiply numbers
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Gilead Amit (Source: New Scientist)
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Briefing: The EU's copyright controversy
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Frank Swain (Source: New Scientist)
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Aliens off the shores of the Galapagos
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Adam Vaughan (Source: New Scientist)
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Lions' genetic diversity in decline
Publication date: 6 April 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 242, Issue 3224Author(s): Adam Vaughan (Source: New Scientist)
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