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A safe sweep of weather data
26-February-2017

A statistical technique for automatically cleaning erroneous data from weather-balloon observations will improve the accuracy of weather forecasting.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Blind matchmaking for more efficient wireless networks
26-February-2017

Anonymously pairing network users could expand the capability of the next generation of wireless networks

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Improving DNA-detecting transistors
23-February-2017

Graphene-based transistors could soon help diagnose genetic diseases. Researchers in India and Japan have developed an improved method for using graphene-based transistors to detect disease-causing genes.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
Dramatic increases in China’s economic exposure to earthquakes, study shows
24-February-2017

China’s economic exposure to earthquakes has dramatically increased since 1990, researchers from Beijing Normal University have found.

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Contact: Alison Hadley Institution: IOP Publishing
 
First detection of an artemisinin-resistant malaria parasite contracted in Africa
22-February-2017

Africa now joins Southeast Asia in hosting parasites partially resistant to the first-line antimalaria drug, artemisinin.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
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