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One in Seven Scientists Say Colleagues Fake Results
Science & Tech  (tags: One in Seven Scientists Say Colleagues F )

- 2625 days ago -
One in Seven Scientists Say Colleagues Fake results
End the Use of Pigs in Vanderbilt's Trauma Training Program
Science & Tech  (tags: cruelty, animalrights, investigation, science, scientists, study, computers, computer )

- 2664 days ago -
End the Use of Live Pigs in Vanderbilt's Trauma Training Program
Plants May Feel Pain and Communicate With Each Other
Science & Tech  (tags: science, medicine, research, forestry, farming, chemical communication )

- 2958 days ago -
Biogeosciences: Plants produce a form of Aspirin in response to harsh stimuli. It is believed this substance relieves pain & is released to warn other plants of danger. Researchers suggest monitoring for the substance in air could warn forest managers.
Oceans Warm More Quickly Than Suspected: Study
Science & Tech  (tags: climate change, US, researchers, ocean, temperatures, warmed, Australian, US, climate models )

- 3050 days ago -
The world's oceans have warmed 50 percent faster over the last 40 years than previously thought due to climate change, Australian and US climate researchers reported Wednesday. Higher ocean temperatures expand the volume of water, contributing to a rise
Why Animal Research Is Bad Science
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, humans, medicine, research, science, scientists )

- 3401 days ago -
Did it delay new treatments for HIV? Government enthusiasm for animal research is misplaced. Vivisection is scientifically flawed. It may have seriously delayed the development of new treatments for HIV.
Hydrogen, the Wave of the Future, But How Far Down the Road?
Science & Tech  (tags: earth, energy, environment, future, science, technology, usa, americans )

- 3264 days ago -
If half of cars circulating in the United States run with hydrogen fuel by 2050,oil imports would drop by two-thirds,reducing the emission of harmful greenhouse gases blamed for global warming.
Reform the March of Dimes   video
Science & Tech  (tags: research, ethics, March of Dimes, Charity, animal experiments, cruelty, abuse )

- 3264 days ago -
The March of Dimes has funded a series of controversial experiments, including an infamous study in which newborn kittens had their eyelids sewn shut for many months before being killed in an attempt to study the effects of visual deprivation
Stop Squandering Resources on Pointless Animal Experiments.
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, animal experimentation )

- 3264 days ago -
Some scientists, including Erik Jorgensen at the University of Utah, have apparently received money to study questions such as "Are worms gay"?
Animal Rights Groups Petition FDA To Require Human Testing
Science & Tech  (tags: vivisection, primates, dogs, cats, killing, negligence, dangerous, drug testing, pharmaceuticals, health, microdosing, animal rights, physicians committee for responsible, medicine, jeremy rifkin )

- 3265 days ago -
AR groups, scientists, doctors seeking to compel the US FDA to mandate the use of human-centered rather than animal testing methods when those alternatives exist.
Merck's Experimental AIDS Vaccine Fails
Science & Tech  (tags: research, scientists, future, study, medicine )

- 3318 days ago -
Trenton, N.J. - In a disappointing setback, a promising experimental AIDS vaccine failed to work in a large international test, leading the developer to halt the study. Merck & Co. said Friday that it is ending enrollment and vaccination of volunteers in
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