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Bêtavrouw Ionica Smeets vult vanavond 'Zomergasten' // Letters, Beeld, Podium - Blog.nl (Blog)

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Bêtavrouw Ionica Smeets vult vanavond 'Zomergasten' // Letters, Beeld, Podium
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Dr. Ir. Smeets (nee, geen familie van, voor zover zij weet) laat ons een fragment zien uit 'Alan and Marcus Go Forth and Multiply', waarin de Britse wiskundige Marcus du Sautoy de comedian Allan Davies laat kennismaken met de schoonheid van het ...

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Alopecia sufferers given new treatment hope with repurposed drug

Guardian Science - Sun, 2014-08-17 18:00
Columbia University researchers announce dramatic results in trials of bone marrow drug, with full hair regrowth within five months Continue reading...






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Vanishing river gorge shows geology in fast forward

New Scientist - news - Sun, 2014-08-17 18:00
Normally erosion takes thousands of years, but this river valley could vanish just 50 years after it formed






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Hints of epigenetic role in Alzheimer's disease

New Scientist - news - Sun, 2014-08-17 18:00
A group of genes whose expression was altered in people who died with Alzheimer's are found by two independent studies – they may play a role in the disease






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David Smail obituary

Guardian Science - Sun, 2014-08-17 17:15
Clinical psychologist and writer whose work focused on the damaging effects of an unequal society Continue reading...






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Australias chief scientist tells PM's business adviser to stick to economics

Guardian Science - Sun, 2014-08-17 15:07

Global cooling proponent Maurice Newman urged not to trawl the internet for papers questioning scientific opinion

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Wiskundemeisje Ionica Smeets in Zomergasten - Blog.nl (Blog)

Marcus du Sautoy news - Sun, 2014-08-17 08:42

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Wiskundemeisje Ionica Smeets in Zomergasten
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Smeets laat tijdens deze uitzending verschillende fragmenten zien waaronder een fragment uit Alan and Marcus Go Forth and Multiply (BBC Horizon, 2009) waarin de Britse wiskundige Marcus du Sautoy de comedian Allan Davies laat kennismaken met de ...

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New to nature: No 130 Anniella grinnelli

Guardian Science - Sun, 2014-08-17 00:05
A legless lizard in California is the latest example of a 'cryptic species' Continue reading...






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Homo floresiensis: scientists clash over claims 'hobbit man' was modern human with Down's syndrome

Guardian Science - Sun, 2014-08-17 00:04
Tiny skeleton from Indonesia's Flores island is unique ancient species, insist researchers Continue reading...






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How corpse brain scans help the living

Guardian Science - Sun, 2014-08-17 00:03
The deceased are making a comeback by helping to improve imaging technology Continue reading...
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How DNA barcodes can beat the wildlife traffickers

Guardian Science - Sat, 2014-08-16 19:04
Researchers in Wales are using cutting-edge techniques to catalogue species from tiny sections of genetic material. And these DNA 'barcodes' are now being used to catch plant and animal smugglers worldwide Continue reading...






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True facts about anglerfish

Guardian Science - Sat, 2014-08-16 11:27
To the female anglerfish, the human male is a very loud, annoying and unnecessarily complicated pair of gonads. Continue reading...






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Surprise! Mathematical model reveals unexpected findings on happiness

Guardian Science - Sat, 2014-08-16 10:00
According to a new study, experiencing joy when you least expect it is the greatest boost to wellbeing Continue reading...






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Jupiter and Venus will align almost completely on Monday night

Guardian Science - Fri, 2014-08-15 21:28
The closest conjunction of Venus and Jupiter since 2000 will be visible from even fairly low vantage points Continue reading...






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Race for the monopole: where we're looking for it

New Scientist - news - Fri, 2014-08-15 18:00
In a decades-long quest, researchers have hunted for evidence of monopoles – magnets with just a north or south pole – from the moon to the bowels of the Earth






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Esports: Boot camps give gaming teams the vital edge

New Scientist - news - Fri, 2014-08-15 18:00
Pro gaming is such big business that top teams approach competition like athletes do, even setting up training camps where gamers work out and bond






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Today on New Scientist

New Scientist - news - Fri, 2014-08-15 17:30
All the latest on newscientist.com: water from toilet to tap, first interstellar dust, robot swarm forms, esports, asteroid bombardment and more






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Peter Williams obituary

Guardian Science - Fri, 2014-08-15 17:27
Director who oversaw the Wellcome Trust's growth and success Continue reading...






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