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Genetic data show mainly men migrated from the Pontic steppe to Europe 5,000 years ago

Genetic data show mainly men migrated from the Pontic steppe to Europe 5,000 years ago

Feb 21, 2017 20:29 GMT
A new study, looking at the sex-specifically inherited X chromosome of prehistoric huma...

What makes an expert

What makes an expert

Feb 16, 2017 14:45 GMT
A leading psychologist at Northumbria University, Newcastle believes that the human bra...

GATC celebrates the 2nd Million Watchbox

GATC celebrates the 2nd Million Watchbox

Feb 15, 2017 09:30 GMT
German sequencing solutions provider GATC Biotech AG delivered the 2nd million watchbox...

Science journalist, geodesist and a physicist are Chalmers honorary doctors in 2017

Science journalist, geodesist and a physicist are Chalmers honorary doctors in 2017

Feb 15, 2017 05:58 GMT
Kaianders Sempler, who has been publishing popular science articles with illustrations ...

New study identifies organic matter composition as a critical factor controlling mercury methylation in lakes

New study identifies organic matter composition as a critical factor controlling mercury methylation in lakes

Feb 09, 2017 10:00 GMT
In a collaborative effort, researchers at Uppsala and Umeå University now show that the...

The secret of the supervolcano

Jan 25, 2017 14:22 GMT
Researchers have now found an explanation for what triggered the largest volcanic erupt...

Climate change altered the natural selection – large forehead patch no longer a winner

Climate change altered the natural selection – large forehead patch no longer a winner

Jan 24, 2017 12:57 GMT
In a new study, researchers at Uppsala University have found evidence of that climate c...

OINA: Impressive line-up of speakers announced for Oceanology North America

OINA: Impressive line-up of speakers announced for Oceanology North America

Jan 16, 2017 10:00 GMT
US ocean and science communities are gearing up for Oceanology North America (OINA) as ...

Researchers discover ‘Marvel microbes’ explaining how cells became complex

Jan 11, 2017 18:00 GMT
In a new study published in Nature an international research group led from Uppsala Uni...

OINA 2017: Exhibitors Gear Up to Bring New ‘BlueTech’ to San Diego

OINA 2017: Exhibitors Gear Up to Bring New ‘BlueTech’ to San Diego

Jan 10, 2017 10:09 GMT
New products and solutions in focus as industry leaders prepare for North America’s onl...