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‘No Planet B’: Hundreds of thousands join global climate strike – Al Jazeera English

School students in Sydney join the Global Strike 4 Climate rally; a global day of protest to demand governments take urgent steps to prevent environmental disaster [Steven Saphore/AAP Images via AP Photo] Hundreds of thousands of protesters, many of them…

10 ways babies are really weird

Sure, all babies are cute, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t also extremely weird. Babies are eating, sleeping and pooping machines that double their weight in their first few months of life. And they pack a whole lot of oddness…

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A molecular ‘atlas’ of animal development

Scientists have studied the nematode worm Caenorhabditis elegans for decades, making essential contributions to basic science. In the latest milestone, scientists used cutting-edge technology to individually profile the genes expressed in more than 80,000 cells in a developing C. elegans embryo.

2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #34

Latest Posts 2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #34 The North Atlantic ocean current, which warms northern Europe, may be slowing Skeptical Science New Research for Week #33, 2019 Market Forces and Coal 2019 SkS Weekly…

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New brain map could improve AI algorithms for machine vision

Neuroscientists have published an updated view on the primate brain’s visual system organization. They found that parts of the primate visual system may work differently than previously thought.

Energy

When it comes to coal, Australia has transitioned away from economics and common sense | Richard Denniss

Australia isn’t transitioning away from extracting fossil fuels, it is doubling down on them. That’s right – even though Australia is already the third largest fossil fuel exporter in the world, the federal government still wants to double our coal…

2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #33

Latest Posts Archives Climate Hustle Posted on 17 August 2019 by John Hartz A chronological listing of news articles posted on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week, i.e., Sun, Aug 11 through Sat, Aug 17, 2019 Editor’s…