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Global Research Report - Africa. Photo: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
Global Research Reports

Three nations dominate while others regress. What, if anything, can be learned by analyzing performance across more than 50 nations?

Global Research Report - Australia and New Zealand. Photo: REUTERS/Daniel Munoz
Global Research Reports

Did New Zealand and Australia meet their respective research agendas?

Sci-Bytes

Gerd Gigerenzer & Henry Brighton talk with ScienceWatch.com and answer a few questions about this New Hot Paper in the field of Psychiatry/Psychology.

Weekly Byte

Abstract: “A search for the Standard Model Higgs boson in proton-proton collisions with the ATLAS detector at the LHC is presented. The datasets used correspond to integrated...

Weekly Byte

Abstract: “Results are presented from searches for the standard model Higgs boson in proton-proton collisions at root s = 7 and 8 TeV in the Compact Muon Solenoid experiment at...

Weekly Byte

“OBSERVATION OF A NEW BOSON AT A MASS OF 125 GeV WITH THE CMS COLLABORATION AT CERN,” BY THE CMS COLLABORATION, PHYSICS LETTERS B, 716(1): 30-61, 17 SEPTEMBER 2012.  

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Sci-Bytes

In recent years, Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs, have gained in popularity as an alternative to the traditional academic or university format. This report examines the implications for...

Global Research Report - Middle East
Global Research Reports

The Arabian, Persian and Turkish Middle East produces only 4% of the world's scientific literature but output is growing rapidly, exceeding Asia and Latin America in rate of increase.

Sci-Bytes

When ScienceWatch last visited the topic of multiauthor papers back in 2007, the signs were unclear as to whether the trend of reports listing untold hundreds of authors was perhaps...

Cross section of an LHC dipole in the tunnel. | Photo: Maximilien Brice | Courtesy of CERN
Sci-Bytes

The pair of papers heading the current Top Ten reports the observation of the long-awaited Higgs boson. The Nobel Prize in Physics 2013 was recently awarded jointly to François Englert and Peter W...

Research Fronts 2013
Global Research Reports

When scientists cite each other's work, they—sometimes unknowingly—link related or identical topics within their scientific research. These "invisible colleges" identify emerging trends and...