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What’s new in science this week?

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Polling found to still be best predictor of election results: In a study from the University of Houston, researchers have found that global polling can predict up to 90% of election outcomes from around the world. Despite the views of some, in light of Donald Trump’s surprise election, the study shows … Read More

Astronomy and Astrophysics: Two weeks in two minutes

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A selection of interesting developments in astronomy and astrophysics from the past couple of weeks.   We get the best view of the dwarf planet Ceres yet: As NASA’s Dawn mission nears Ceres, each picture gives us tantalising amounts of detail on the mysteries of the dwarf planet. In 2011, … Read More