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October 21, 2013

Conservation of Endangered Scottish Wildlife Aided by Computer Model

From: Journal of Applied Ecology

October 21, 2013

Is The Human TB Pandemic Infecting Africa’s Wild Great Apes?

From: American Journal of Primatology

October 11, 2013

Wiley Congratulates the OPCW on Winning the Nobel Peace Prize for 2013

Wiley is pleased to learn that the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2013

 

October 08, 2013

Generation Gap in Authors' Open Access Views and Experience, Reveals Wiley Survey

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the results of its 2013 author survey on open access, with over eight thousand respondents from across Wiley’s journal portfolio. The survey is a follow up to Wiley’s 2012 open access author survey and is the second such survey conducted by Wiley. This year new sections were added including research funding and article licenses.

October 07, 2013

Wiley Congratulates Winners of 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Wiley is pleased to learn that the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet has awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 2013 to James E. Rothman, Randy W. Schekman, and Thomas C. Südhof.

October 01, 2013

Where Eagles Soar: New Data Reveals Stabilizing Golden Eagle Populations

From: Journal of Wildlife Management

12:00 AM EDT September 19, 2013

Yellow Peril: Are Banana Farms Contaminating Costa Rica’s Crocs?

Shoppers spend over £10 billion on bananas annually and now this demand is being linked to the contamination of Central America’s crocodilians. New research, published in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, analyses blood samples from spectacled caiman in Costa Rica and finds that intensive pesticide use in plantations leads to contaminated species in protected conservation areas.

September 16, 2013

Advanced Materials Editor Peter Gregory Awarded Two Chinese Professorships

Nanjing University of Technology and Shanghai Jiao Tong University Host Ceremonies

September 13, 2013

2013 Unorthodox Prize goes to Evidence Aid

Disasters affect millions of people and cost billions of dollars, but people affected and those trying to help them don’t always have good access to the best information on what they might do. Evidence Aid will change this. It has just been awarded the 2013 Unorthodox Prize, for an extraordinary and innovative approach to improving the lives of the world’s most disadvantaged people.

7:00 PM EDT September 05, 2013

Risk to Consumers From Fungal Toxins in Shellfish Should be Monitored

 protect consumers, screening shellfish for fungal toxins is important, reports Letters in Applied Microbiology

September 02, 2013

Carried in the Wind: How Future North Atlantic Atmospheric Shifts Will Impact European Health

Geophysical Research Letters reports on the health impacts of the North Atlantic Oscillation

September 02, 2013

Intimate Parasites and a Parental Arms Race: Did Retroviruses Drive Placental Evolution

Join the Live and Interactive Debate Hosted by BioEssays

September 02, 2013

Sanctuary! How Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries Can Save the Snow Leopard

Conservation Biology reports how Buddhist monasteries can save the snow leopard

September 02, 2013

Satellites Reveal Seasonal and Decadal Changes to Global Sea Levels

Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans explores the decadal change of global ocean levels

12:00 AM EDT August 22, 2013

Breast is Best: Good Bacteria Arrive From Mum’s Gut via Breast Milk

Scientists have discovered that important ‘good’ bacteria arrive in babies’ digestive systems from their mother’s gut via breast milk.

August 19, 2013

Beating the Retreat: Discovering the Cost of Defeat for Fighting Monkeys

From: American Journal of Physical Anthropology

August 19, 2013

Could Natural Self-Assembly Lead to the Future of Regenerative Medicine?

From: WIREs Nanomedicine & Nanobiotechnology