Science Summaries and Reviews

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Origins of mutations in single cells during human brain development and aging are revealed

Je H. Lee

Science, 2018

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Monumentally complex models are gaming out disaster scenarios with millions of simulated people.

M. Mitchell Waldrop

Science, 2018

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Clearing neuronal networks from transient memory engrams during sleep consolidates memories.

Andreas Draguhn

Science, 2018

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Vaclav Smil looks to history for the future of energy. What he sees is sobering.

Paul Voosen

Science, 2018

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Genetic associations show how parenting matters for children’s education

Philipp D. Koellinger and K. Paige Harden

Science, 2018

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For decades, two psychologists have kept watch over 1,000 New Zealanders, teasing out factors that shape a life’s course.

Douglas Starr

Science, 2018

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Overgrowth of mutant blood cells is common in older people – and a risk factor for serious disease

Mitch Leslie

Science, 2017

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New research in mice elucidates neural mechanisms underlying social interactions

Stephanie D. Preston

Science, 2017

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By vindicating theory, antibody result points to new approaches to protecting the heart

Jennifer Couzin-Frankel

Science, 2017

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A protein marker predicts health crises – but can it cause them?

Stephen S. Hall

Science, 2018

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