nature – December 8, 2022 issue:
Programmes to avoid deforestation could have unintentional impacts on a variety of ecosystems.
Flying devices weighing only 10 milligrams could be controlled by an unconventional set of instruments.
Game theory helps to identify genetic variants that give plants the ability to thrive in crowded conditions.
A fifth fundamental force predicted by some alternative theories of gravity has not been seen in the solar interior
The magma chamber of an enormous volcano lies closer to Earth’s surface than previously estimated.
Science Magazine – December 9, 2022 issue:
Antibody slows cognitive decline, but deaths, brain bleeds, and swelling mar results
Enhanced resolution of SWOT satellite will highlight how small eddies soak up heat and carbon
Marc Tessier-Lavigne’s early papers are subject of school and journal investigations
Population chafes at control measures, but lifting them now would carry huge risks
Biden signs bill streamlining pot studies and production
New Scientist – December 10, 2022 issue:
When it comes to knowing yourself, your own perception of your personality doesn’t necessarily align with that of people around you. But which is more accurate? And can discovering your true nature lead to a better life?
The International Liquid Mirror Telescope, perched high in the Himalayas, has finally started making observations. If it succeeds, we could one day put a much larger liquid telescope on the moon
Buried nuts would quickly rot in the tropical rainforests of Hainan Island, so flying squirrels have taught themselves carpentry instead
– @ScienceNews December 3, 2022 issue:
Space agencies are preparing to send the next generation of astronauts to the moon and beyond. Here’s how the next crews will be different from the last ones.
Science Magazine – December 1, 2022 issue: Research Highlights
The collection of 1,500 rapidly changing segments is rich in sequences associated with brain development and disease.
Ancient chefs made bitter plants taste better with techniques such as grinding and soaking.
Such interventions could greatly reduce accidental catches of threatened species.
Understanding the weather pattern known as the Indian Ocean Dipole might help to predict lack of rainfall in countries such as Kenya.
: New Scientist – December 3, 2022 issue
FEATURES – The search for Britain’s lost rainforests and the battle to save them
FEATURES – How postbiotics could boost your health and even help reverse ageing
FEATURES – The strange quantum effects of twisted, graphene-like materials
New Scientist – November 26, 2022:
FEATURES – The hunt for the lost ancestral language of Europe and southern Asia
FEATURES – Why the Colorado river is drying up – and what we can do about it
FEATURES – Will artificial intelligence ever discover new laws of physics?
NEWS – Drug that delays onset of type 1 diabetes gets approval in US
Science Magazine – November 18, 2022 issue:
High-performance electronics will focus on increasing the rate of computation
New study suggests microbiomes can promote cancer by suppressing immune response and seeding metastase
Paleontologists are urged to take a stand against a market that may provide cover for continued poaching
Twelve sites are considered for defining the Anthropocene geological epoch