Scientists say halting deforestation 'just as urgent' as reducing emissions

  1. Scientists say halting deforestation ‘just as urgent’ as reducing emissions  The Guardian
  2. EU environment ministers to target 1.5C temperature rise, hints leaked paper  EURACTIV
  3. Tim Flannery on the history of Europe, the discovery of dinosaurs and the battle for action on climate change  ABC Local
  4. Degrees of division  The Australian
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University tenure decisions still gloss over scientists’ public outreach

University tenure decisions still gloss over scientists’ public outreach

University tenure decisions still gloss over scientists’ public outreach, Published online: 04 October 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-06906-z

Analysis of internal documents shows that promotions and tenure largely depend on metrics such as the number of publications and citations.
Source: Nature

Nobel Prize in Chemistry winners are 3 scientists who helped develop proteins that 'solve humankind's chemical problems'

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was on Wednesday awarded to two Americans and a British man.
Frances H. Arnold (US) of the California Institute of Technology, George P. Smith (US) of the University of Missouri, and Sir Gregory P. Winter (UK) of the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology will share the aw

     

 

 


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