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Nice moves: First dancing, then mating in songbirds
17-April-2017

Java sparrows are more likely to mate after dancing together, according to a study from Hokkaido University, contradictory to the belief that songs are the primary sexual signal.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Smart healthcare uses stats to spot a stumble
16-April-2017

Statistical monitoring technology can detect serious falls and immediately warn healthcare providers.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Setting regenerable polymer traps
16-April-2017

Stable and recyclable materials synthesized using intrinsically porous polymers selectively retain CO2 from exhaust and natural gas.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Tweaking the transcriptome to tackle stress
16-April-2017

Dinoflagellates cope with stress by editing their genes rather than changing expression, show researchers at KAUST.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Catching those nasty, leaky drips
14-April-2017

A new adhesive sensor can save patients the discomfort and pain resulting from leaky intravenous drips.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Medicine
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