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New Mesoamerican pine beetle described by scientists

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A newly-discovered species of tree-killing bark beetle has been described in a new paper. The Mesoamerican adult beetle tends to be somewhat larger than the southern pine beetle, and the holes where they enter the tree's bark exude more resin, producing bigger “pitch tubes.” Field observations suggest that the new species attacks trees shortly after southern pine beetle, colonizing the lower …

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30 new species discovered in Los Angeles in first-ever intensive urban biodiversity survey

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A new paper Zootaxa describes 30 new insect species of the fly family Phoridae. Describing 30 species in a single paper is rare, but what's especially striking is that all these come from urban Los Angeles

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30 new species discovered in Los Angeles in first-ever intensive urban biodiversity survey

Does Science Produce Too Many PhD Graduates?

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In a new paper, a group of MIT researchers argue that science is producing PhDs in far greater numbers than there are available tenured jobs for them to fill. The authors, engineers Richard C.

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Does Science Produce Too Many PhD Graduates?

New patenting guidelines are needed for biotechnology

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Biotechnology scientists must be aware of the broad patent landscape and push for new patent and licensing guidelines, according to a new paper from Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy.

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New patenting guidelines are needed for biotechnology

Researchers advocate for climate adaptation science

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( Oregon State University ) An international team of researchers says in a new paper that climate science needs to advance to a new realm — more practical applications for dealing with the myriad impacts of climate variability.

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Researchers advocate for climate adaptation science

New article published in Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery (JCMS) provides an understandng of the regulatory …

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MISSISSAUGA, ON , Sept. 26, 2013 /CNW/ – A new paper published recently in the Journal of Cutaneous Medicine & Surgery (JCMS) provides Canadian clinicians with an understanding of the regulatory pathway …

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