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State of the World's Science 2016

State of the World's Science 2016
Policy & Ethics

Governmental manipulation of news; scientists who won't speak about their work; and research the public never sees

September 21, 2016

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Videos

Chilling Time: How to Build the Coolest Clock on Earth

Bill Phillips explains how laser cooling, for which he shared the 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics, led to a revolution in timekeeping. This Nature Video was produced with support from Mars, Incorporated. All Nature Video content is editorially independent of sponsors, unless explicitly labeled as promotional content. It is reproduced here by permission.

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Podcasts

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Clever Ants Have Backup Navigation Systems

60-Second Science - September 22, 2016 - By Jason G. Goldman02:44

Ancient Biblical Scroll Gets Read While Wrapped

60-Second Science - September 21, 2016 02:46

Birch Trees Droop at Night with No Rays in Sight

60-Second Science - September 20, 2016 - By Erika Beras01:48

Some Malaria Mosquitoes May Prefer Cows to Us

60-Second Science - September 19, 2016 - By Christopher Intagliata01:42

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