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Found 30 articles for September 2018.
 
Evolution of psychiatric disorders and human personality traits
7-September-2018

How and why human-unique characteristics such as highly social behavior, languages and complex culture have evolved is a long-standing question. A research team led by Tohoku University in Japan has revealed the evolution of a gene related to such human-unique psychiatric traits.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University Category: Science
 
Networking at conferences: breaking into the circle [Beyond the Journal: The science of communicating with the public]
7-September-2018

Walking into registration on the first morning of a conference can feel intimidating, but conferences bring personal connections that can enrich your career.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: People
 
Golden sandwich could make the world more sustainable
10-September-2018

Scientists have developed a photoelectrode that can harvest 85 percent of visible light in a 30 nanometers-thin semiconductor layer between gold layers, converting light energy 11 times more efficiently than previous methods.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Cosmetically smoothing over visible facial scars
11-September-2018

A novel cosmetic product, designed to fill small to moderate facial scars, has shown promise in covering such deformities in a small group of patients.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University Category: Medicine
 
Evaluating the Contribution of Black Carbon to Climate Change
11-September-2018

Collaboration between Nagoya University and Cornell University develops improved model to assess the ability of black carbon to warm the Earth's atmosphere.

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Contact: Sebastian Eifrid Institution: Nagoya University Category: Science
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