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October 08, 2018 - 5:50 am
William Nordhaus and Paul Romer were announced winners.
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FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2015 file photo, fish swim over a patch of bleached coral in Hawaii's Kaneohe Bay off the island of Oahu. Warmer water is repeatedly causing mass global bleaching events to Earth's fragile coral reefs. A United Nations science report released on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 (Monday, Oct. 8, South Korea time) says limiting global warming by an extra degree could be a matter of life or death for people and ecosystems. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)
October 07, 2018 - 8:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Preventing an extra single degree of heat could make a life-or-death difference in the next few decades for multitudes of people and ecosystems on this fast-warming planet, an international panel of scientists reported Sunday. But they provide little hope the world will rise to...
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October 05, 2018 - 5:45 am
Dr. Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad "have made a contribution to combating war crimes".
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STOCKHOLM, Oct. 3, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Oct. 3, 2018 shows a screen displaying the portraits of awarded scientists Frances H. Arnold of the United States (L), George P. Smith of the United States (C) and Sir Gregory P. Winter of the UK (R) for
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October 03, 2018 - 2:22 pm
George Smith of the University of Missouri was one of the three winning researchers.
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October 03, 2018 - 6:02 am
The official death toll increased to 1,407 on Wednesday.
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The Nobel Prize laureates for physics 2018 shown on the screen from left, Arthur Ashkin of the United States, Gerard Mourou of France and Donna Strickland of Canada during the announcement at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm, Sweden, Tuesday Oct. 2, 2018. The three scientists from the United States, France and Canada have been awarded the Nobel Prize in physics for advances in laser physics. (Hanna Franzen/TT via AP)
October 02, 2018 - 7:37 am
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Three scientists from the United States, Canada and France won the Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for work with lasers described as revolutionary and bringing science fiction into reality. One of them, Arthur Ashkin of Bell Laboratories in New Jersey, entered the Nobel record...
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September 20, 2018 - 5:56 am
Mayor Kristine Vanessa Chiong said at least 64 people remain missing.
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September 18, 2018 - 5:56 am
Both the Israeli military and Israel's Foreign Ministry declined comment on the Russian claim.
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Aspirin pills being poured from the bottle.
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September 17, 2018 - 5:34 pm
New research suggests taking a daily aspirin offers few appreciable health benefits for healthy older adults.
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This satellite image provided by NOAA shows Hurricane Florence on the eastern coast of the United States on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. (NOAA via AP)
September 14, 2018 - 6:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A warmer world makes for nastier hurricanes. Scientists say they are wetter, possess more energy and intensify faster. Their storm surges are more destructive because climate change has already made the seas rise. And lately, the storms seem to be stalling more often and thus...
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