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<div>PM will pay to have 'full association' with EU research</div>
The Prime Minister makes the strongest commitment yet to "fully associate" the UK with the EU's £24bn research programme post-Brexit.
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U.S. Supreme Court takes up dispute over power plant in India
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider reviving a lawsuit by Indian villagers seeking to hold a Washington-based international financial institution responsible for widespread environmental damage they blame on a power plant it financed.
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U.S. top court takes up challenge to Virginia uranium mining ban
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide whether states have the right to ban uranium mining for public health reasons in a dispute over a moratorium Virginia put in place on the radioactive metal in 1982.
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Tropical cyclone hits Somaliland killing at least 15 people: governor
BOSASO, Somalia (Reuters) - At least 15 people have died in Somaliland after heavy rains caused by tropical cyclone Sagar which landed in the Horn of Africa over the weekend.
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<div>Hawaii faces new threat of fumes from volcano's lava</div>
PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) - Hawaii faced a new hazard on Sunday as lava flows from Kilauea's volcanic eruption could produce clouds of acid fumes, steam and glass-like particles as they reach the Pacific, authorities said.
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China launch will prep for Moon landing
China has launched a relay satellite to prepare for a Moon rover mission planned for later in the year.
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Kenya clears fuel spillage after cargo train derails on coast
MOMBASA (Reuters) - Kenyan authorities worked to clear fuel and recover damaged wagons on Monday a day after a train carrying 250,000 liters of petrol derailed at Mombasa and dumped part of its cargo into the Indian Ocean and onto a major highway, officials said.
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<div>'Permanent' interstellar visitor found</div>
An asteroid from beyond our Solar System has been orbiting near Jupiter for billions of years, scientists say.
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Beijing sees April pollution levels rise as industry curbs end
BEIJING (Reuters) - Pollution levels in China's capital Beijing rose by 20.8 percent year-on-year in April as industries, including steel, ramped up output following the lifting of winter curbs, according to official data released on Monday.
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Seeds of hope: The gardens springing up in refugee camps
The gardens giving hope and a sense of belonging to Syrian refugees in Iraq.
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<div>UK's clean car goal 'not ambitious enough'</div>
An industry expert says petrol and diesel cars should be banned by 2030 or 2035, not 2040.
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<div>'Shocking' human impact reported on world's protected areas</div>
One third of the world's protected lands are being degraded by human activities, says a new study.
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NIH Scientists Develop Novel Technique to Study Brain Disease
A new tool developed by researchers at the National Institutes of Health has determined, for the first time, how two distinct sets of neurons in the mouse brain work together to control movement. The method, called spectrally resolved fiber photometry (SRFP), can be used to measure the activity of these neuron groups in both healthy mice and those with brain disease. The scientists plan to use the...
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NIH Statement on World Asthma Day 2018
World Asthma Day video: Clinical research volunteers share their experiences of living with asthma and participating in NIH studies. NIH Video: Patients and Scientists Work Together to Advance Asthma Research On World Asthma Day 2018, the National Institutes of Health stands with people worldwide to renew our commitment to advance understanding of asthma and develop ef...
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High Exposure to Radiofrequency Radiation Linked to Tumor Activity in Male Rats
Transcript Audio Recording of Telephone Press ConferenceFebruary 2, 2018 Transcript (223KB) NTP Cell Phone Study Page High exposure to radiofrequency radiation (RFR) in rodents resulted in tumors in tissues surrounding nerves in the hearts of male rats, but not female rats or any mice, according to draft studies from the National Toxicology Program (NTP). T...
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