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Japan’s largest complete dinosaur skeleton discovered
6-June-2017

The complete skeleton of an 8-meter-long dinosaur has been unearthed from marine deposits dating back 72 million years at Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido, making it the largest dinosaur skeleton ever found in Japan, according to researchers.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Fixing the role of nitrogen in coral bleaching
5-June-2017

A unique investigation highlights how excess nitrogen can trigger coral bleaching in the absence of heat stress.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Researchers flip the script on magnetocapacitance
5-June-2017

The study demonstrates for the first time a new type of magnetocapacitance, a phenomenon that could be useful in the next generation of spintronic devices.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
The World's Most Powerful X-ray Laser Beam Creates 'Molecular Black Hole'
5-June-2017

When the X-rays blast electrons out of one atom, stripping it from the inside out, it steals more from its neighbors - a new insight that could help advance high-res imaging of whole viruses, bacteria and complex materials.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
Climate instability over the past 720,000 years
2-June-2017

A new analysis of an ice core from Dome Fuji in Antarctica, along with climate simulation results, shows a high degree of climate instability within glacial periods with intermediate temperatures.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
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