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Extinction Rebellion were not veteran protesters, new analysis shows

New Scientist - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 02:01
Extinction Rebellion activists who occupied London twice last year were largely white, middle class and highly educated - but many were first-time or inexperienced protesters, a new analysis has found

An analysis of ways to decarbonize conference travel after COVID-19

Nature - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 15 July 2020; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-02057-2

Biennials, regional hubs and virtual attendance can slash emissions, new calculations show.

SARS-CoV-2-specific T cell immunity in cases of COVID-19 and SARS, and uninfected controls

Nature - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 15 July 2020; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-2550-z

SARS-CoV-2-specific T cell immunity in cases of COVID-19 and SARS, and uninfected controls

Polynesian ancestry, COVID-19 autopsies and a giant DNA database

Nature - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 15 July 2020; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-02095-w

The latest science news, in brief.

Publisher Correction: Imaging single glycans

Nature - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 15 July 2020; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-2518-z

Publisher Correction: Imaging single glycans

Publisher Correction: A planet within the debris disk around the pre-main-sequence star AU Microscopii

Nature - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 15 July 2020; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-2516-1

Publisher Correction: A planet within the debris disk around the pre-main-sequence star AU Microscopii

Potently neutralizing and protective human antibodies against SARS-CoV-2

Nature - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 15 July 2020; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-2548-6

Potently neutralizing and protective human antibodies against SARS-CoV-2

Mitochondrial genome editing: another win for curiosity-driven research

Nature - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 15 July 2020; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-02094-x

A promising biomedical tool began life as part of efforts to answer a different question.

Author Correction: Structure of human GABA<sub>B</sub> receptor in an inactive state

Nature - Mer, 15/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 15 July 2020; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-2543-y

Author Correction: Structure of human GABAB receptor in an inactive state

What are face covering rules in England and why did the policy change?

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 20:29
Face masks or coverings will soon become compulsory in shops in England, as they are in many other countries. What has changed that led to this new policy?

Covid-19 news: Coronavirus restrictions reimposed around the world

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 19:30
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic

Earth-sized exoplanets around small stars may have intense hurricanes

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 19:24
Hurricanes may be common on exoplanets that orbit small, red stars over the course of about 10 days, and they're most likely to form on planets that are tidally locked, and so have one side with perpetual daytime

Why are US coronavirus deaths going down as covid-19 cases soar?

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 17:38
A smaller proportion of people seem to be dying from covid-19 in the US and in hospitals in England, but that doesn’t mean the coronavirus is becoming less deadly

Pliers smaller than an ant’s jaws are controlled by optical fibres

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 13:32
Microscopic filaments added to the end of optical fibres act as tiny pliers that can pick up objects just tens of microns in size

How South American drug cartels get around coronavirus lockdowns

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 10:00
National lockdowns and a lack of chemicals due to the covid-19 pandemic have affected the illegal drug trade – but cartels have found workarounds

A bad UK winter could cause 120,000 hospital deaths linked to covid-19

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 02:01
The UK has three months to avoid a potential second wave of infections in the winter that could lead to 120,000 hospital deaths, finds a report requested by the government’s chief scientific adviser

A bad UK winter could cause 120,000 covid-19 deaths in hospitals

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 02:01
The UK has three months to avoid a potential second wave of infections in the winter that could lead to 120,000 hospital deaths, finds a report requested by the government’s chief scientific adviser

How the covid-19 pandemic is making malaria and HIV more deadly

New Scientist - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 01:30
The coronavirus pandemic’s knock-on impact on healthcare for tuberculosis, malaria and HIV could lead to deaths on a similar level to those from covid-19 itself in some parts of the world, a new analysis finds

Telomere-to-telomere assembly of a complete human X chromosome

Nature - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 14 July 2020; doi:10.1038/s41586-020-2547-7

Telomere-to-telomere assembly of a complete human X chromosome

Global methane levels soar to record high

Nature - Mar, 14/07/2020 - 00:00

Nature, Published online: 14 July 2020; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-02116-8

Annual emissions of the greenhouse gas have risen by almost 10% in the past two decades, driven by agriculture and the gas industry.