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Will Dunham

Will Dunham

    Ancient lava bubbles show old Earth’s air filled with greenhouse gases
    Ancient lava bubbles show old Earth’s air filled with greenhouse gases
    Tiny bubbles that formed inside volcanic rock 2.7 billion years ago are providing insight into the conditions on primordial Earth.
    Star Trek's Mr Spock, Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
    Star Trek's Mr Spock, Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
    Leonard Nimoy, famed for his portrayal of Mr Spock on the Star Trek science fiction TV series and movies, has died after battling chronic...
    Kerry on Iran deal: US officials 'have no illusions' about risks
    Kerry on Iran deal: US officials 'have no illusions' about risks
    The Obama administration insisted on strong safeguards in a nuclear deal with Iran and...
    Rapid acceleration in human evolution described
    Rapid acceleration in human evolution described
    Human evolution has been moving at breakneck speed in the past several thousand years, far from plodding along as some scientists had thought,...
    Kids smarter than apes, or sometimes, anyway
    Kids smarter than apes, or sometimes, anyway
    It's official: Your toddler is smarter than a chimp, at least at some things.
    Aids virus weakness detected, could help vaccine
    Aids virus weakness detected, could help vaccine
    Scientists have captured an image of the Aids virus in a biological handshake with the immune cells it attacks, and said on Wednesday they hope...
    HIV drugs reaching more people as Aids Day marked
    HIV drugs reaching more people as Aids Day marked
    About 1,2-million people in countries hard hit by HIV/Aids are receiving life-extending drugs thanks to two major United States and international...
    Altered cottonseed could feed millions
    Altered cottonseed could feed millions
    Scientists have found a way to use the cotton plant, long a source of fibre for clothing but inedible by humans, to feed potentially half a billion...
    US finds no radiation in initial North Korea air sample
    US finds no radiation in initial North Korea air sample
    Initial tests of air samples taken by United States planes near North Korea found no evidence of radiation, but the US is not ready to declare that...
    Rumsfeld favours US military command for Africa
    Rumsfeld favours US military command for Africa
    Defence Secretary Donald Rumsfeld said on Friday he favours creating a new United States military command responsible for Africa, as the Pentagon...