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Article ID: 704911

Society for Risk Analysis Announces 2018 Winners for Best Journal Papers and Best Research Posters

Society for Risk Analysis (SRA)

The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) is pleased to announce the winners for best papers in Risk Analysis: An International Journal and the best research posters for 2018.

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4-Dec-2018 3:05 PM EST
Newswise: WIU Administrator, Students Help with Taylorville Tornado Damage Assessment

Article ID: 704820

WIU Administrator, Students Help with Taylorville Tornado Damage Assessment

Western Illinois University

MACOMB, IL – A Western Illinois University administrator and two students were headed outside the classroom Monday morning to assist with assessing the damage caused by the tornadoes impacting central Illinois Saturday afternoon.

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3-Dec-2018 3:05 PM EST

Arts and Humanities

Newswise: Natural Habitats Larger Than Greece Created to Offset Economic Developments

Article ID: 704488

Natural Habitats Larger Than Greece Created to Offset Economic Developments

University of Kent

New data has found that natural habitats occupying an area larger than Greece have been created to offset economic developments. This data could eventually provide a basis to help improve our understanding of the benefits of protecting and preserving wildlife. Called 'biodiversity offsets', man-made conservation areas are created to compensate for economic developments and are a growing trend.

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27-Nov-2018 1:30 PM EST

Arts and Humanities

Newswise: How to Convert Climate-Changing Carbon Dioxide into Plastics and Other Products

Article ID: 704133

How to Convert Climate-Changing Carbon Dioxide into Plastics and Other Products

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Rutgers scientists have developed catalysts that can convert carbon dioxide – the main cause of global warming – into plastics, fabrics, resins and other products. The electrocatalysts are the first materials, aside from enzymes, that can turn carbon dioxide and water into carbon building blocks containing one, two, three or four carbon atoms with more than 99 percent efficiency.

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20-Nov-2018 5:00 AM EST
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    1-Nov-2018 11:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 703094

Twenty Years On, Measuring the Impact of Human Stem Cells

University of Wisconsin-Madison

A paper published today (Nov. 1, 2018) in the journal Cell Stem Cell describes the global scope and economic impact of stem cell science, including the clinical, industrial and research use of the cells.

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30-Oct-2018 3:10 PM EDT
Newswise: OpenNotes: More than 30 Million Americans Have Access to their Clinical Notes

Article ID: 703037

OpenNotes: More than 30 Million Americans Have Access to their Clinical Notes

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

OpenNotes announced today that more than 30 million Americans now have access to notes written by their clinicians in fully transparent medical records.

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30-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 702985

Most Americans underestimate minorities’ environmental concerns — even minorities

Cornell University

A new study shows most Americans underestimate just how concerned minorities and lower-income people are about environmental threats, including members of those groups.

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29-Oct-2018 3:50 PM EDT

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Newswise: Case Western Reserve Researchers Receive $1.5M NIH Grant to Enhance Guidelines for Ethical Human-Animal Chimera Research

Article ID: 702730

Case Western Reserve Researchers Receive $1.5M NIH Grant to Enhance Guidelines for Ethical Human-Animal Chimera Research

Case Western Reserve University

Insoo Hyun, PhD, and colleagues will identify ways of improving existing guidelines and ensuring professional accountability and responsibility in human-animal chimera research. The interdisciplinary bioethics project is supported by a three-year, $1.5 million grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute of the National Institutes of Health.

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24-Oct-2018 11:05 AM EDT

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