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The Wiley Foundation, part of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. today announced the 14th annual Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences will be awarded to Evelyn M. Witkin and Stephen Elledge for their studies of the DNA damage response.
John Wiley and Sons Inc. and the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) announced today the launch of the Society’s first fully open access journal: Geo: Geography and Environment.
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Students, independent researchers and small businesses can now access many of the world’s best academic papers across science, technology, medicine and other disciplines through their local libraries. This is the result of a unique collaboration between librarians and publishers, who have made their journal content available for free to UK libraries under a new initiative, Access to Research.
New research in Animal Genetics reveals that a horse’s gait, an attribute central to its importance to humans, is influenced by a genetic mutation, spread by humans across the world.
Recently exposed arctic moss reveals temperatures have reached levels unprecedented in 44,000 years
Biotropica explores the migration of Marpesia chiron butterflies in the rainforests of Panama
Does your boss lack empathy or have a ‘grandiose sense of self importance,’ if so they may be a narcissist, claims new research in Personnel Psychology
Research in Conservation Letters asks if anti-poaching measures are repeating the mistakes of the ‘War on Drugs’
Geophysical Research Letters study explores Rome airport's mysterious gas 'geyser'
Research in Atmospheric Science Letters details how computer science undergraduates in India have created image based mobile phone alerts for extreme weather
Meteoritics & Planetary Science reports on Canada's ancient underwater meteorite crater
New Phytologist explores the importance of temperature to the world's tallest trees, and the implications for adapting to climate change
Research in Drug Testing and Analysis explores a new test which may present a solution to the ‘poppy seed defense.’
Wiley announces the trial of an enhanced system of peer review, which will allow for the transfer of reviewer comments between journals
Lions are not a major predator for Cheetah cubs, reports the Journal of Zoology
Environmental Microbiology reports that thieving bees may spread American foulbrood (AFB) disease.
Research in Social Science Quarterly has found that movies watched purely for entertainment can influence our political views for up two weeks
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., is pleased to learn that Wiley colleagues are the recipients of the IT Project Team of the Year Award in the Organisational Excellence Awards category of the UK IT Industry Awards 2013. Organised by Computing and the BCS – the Chartered Institute for IT – the Awards are an annual celebration of the very best IT professionals working in the UK, and are seen as the benchmark for outstanding performance throughout the UK computer industry.
WIREs Climate Change reports on two strategies scientists can use to gain public trust
A population of African bonobo apes have been found to self-medicate to combat parasite infections.
The sudden termination of large-scale geoengineering projects could drive half a century's worth of warming in just a few years.