ScienceDaily features breaking news about the latest discoveries in science, health, the environment, technology, and more – from major news services and leading universities, scientific journals, and research organizations. Two UTS researchers working at the leading edge of modern science have been recognised by the Australian Academy of Science in its annual awards for excellence. The Fourth Biennial of the African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications (ASP) was held in Kigali, Rwanda, from August 1 to 19, 2016. With this standard, Independent Science News works to shape a future that is biodiverse, just, and healthy for everyone. They had some volatility in predictions, going from 40% Trump down to 10% and back up to 40% a week before the election, though the average November prediction is comparable to PredictIt and Hypermind. Is your trusted source for world news, top news, science news, health news and current events.
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The analyses on the risk of humanitarian crises and disasters in 2016 for 191 nations were carried out by applying the Index for Risk Management – InfoRM, an open-source risk assessment tool designed to support decisions about crisis and disaster prevention, preparedness and response.
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A new Harvard center on health and happiness had its academic coming-out party Friday, hosting a daylong symposium that highlighted what science does and doesn’t say about the interaction of health and happiness, and identifying pathways where investigators should probe next.