Science Summaries and Reviews

See all summaries and reviews from Science at a glance.

A war on “prediabetes” has created millions of new patients and a tempting opportunity for pharma. But how real is the condition?

Charles Piller

Science, 2019

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A Homespun Telescope in Western Canada Could Solve the Mystery of Fast Radio Bursts by Detecting Dozens Each Day

Daniel Clery

Science, 2019

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Misinformation results from many interacting processes

Derek Ruths

Science, 2019

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Population policies offer options to lessen climate risks

John Bongaarts and Brian C. O'Neill

Science, 2018

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Steve Mao et al.

Science, 2018

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An ethical framework will help to harness the potential of AI while keeping humans in control

Mariarosaria Taddeo and Luciano Floridi

Science, 2018

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Patients thrill to reports of a promising antisense drug against Huntington disease, but no one is sure yet whether it works

Meredith Wadman and John Lehmann

Science, 2018

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The police can access your online family-tree research – and use it to investigate your relatives.

Natalie Ram et al.

Science, 2018

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Some say artificial intelligence needs to learn like a child.

Matthew Hutson

Science, 2018

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Miniature antibodies discovered in sharks and camels are a boon for research and perhaps medicine.

Mitch Leslie

Science, 2018

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