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Energizing heat for smart appliances
20-November-2018

Materials that harvest heat and turn it into electricity could lead to more cost-effective devices.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science Category: Technology
 
How think tanks help policymakers create a more equitable and prosperous Myanmar
19-November-2018

Survey shows think tanks in Myanmar need to improve research quality and outreach to ensure officials have easy access to accurate information for making national policy.

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Contact: Kyle Brown Institution: International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Category: People
 
Amazing New Footage and Photos of a Javan Rhino—One of the World’s Rarest Animals
19-November-2018

Ujung Kulon National Park, Indonesia Releases New Photos and Video of Critically Endangered Species Seldom Seen in the Wild.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: Culture
 
Color vision variation in guppies influences female mate preference.
19-November-2018

A variety of animals have male-specific ornament traits and these ornaments are favored by female choice. Which male traits are preferred by females often varies among females. Genetic mechanisms that create and maintain variations in female preference has been one of the central questions in evolutionary ecology.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University Category: Science
 
Plankton communities warm response to nutrient availability
14-November-2018

Investigating plankton communities' reaction to rising water temperatures may improve modeling of marine ecosystem responses to global warming.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
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