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Given the chance to vote, people will leave behind a legacy of resources that ensures the survival of the next generation.
In a tribute to his old mentor and colleague, a marine chemistry professor at the University of California, San Diego was able to successfully replicate a mysterious and groundbreaking experiment by the “Father of Pre-biotic Chemistry.”
In light of recent results from the "world's longest experiment", spanning more than 90 years, at the University of Queensland, a group of researchers from Trinity College Dublin explain the background behind their own pitch-drop experiment in this month's Physics World and offer an explanation as to why their research hit the headlines in 2013.
EasyMax HFCal saves time and cost during chemical process development by providing accurate reaction data using fewer materials in a controlled, reproducible environment. Baltimore,
Scientists have developed an equation that is able to estimate an individual's speed based on their footprints.
In 2010, a NASA DC-8 soared high up into the troposphere to collect air samples in order to study air masses associated with tropical storms. What they found was quite surprising. Bugs - microorganisms actually - in the troposphere.
Though their actions look suspiciously like play, a new study shows that children approach problems in need of solutions in much the same manner as scientists.
Researchers at Carlos III University of Madrid and the University of Zaragoza theoretically predict, in a scientific study, that contact networks have no influence on cooperation among individuals.
A total of 1,303 high school students in Aragon have participated in an online scientific-social experiment to determine the problems and conflicts arising from cooperation in present day society.
A situation where a majority of people cooperate never happens.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
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