Science

PHYSICS
A Brazilian group proposes ways to alter properties of materials
GEOLOGY
Mapping helps tell the origin of the Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago
NEUROSCIENCE
Neural mechanisms explain the vocal stability of songbirds
BIOCHEMISTRY
Giant spider releases enzyme-rich juice on its prey to initiate digestion
ECOLOGY
Hunting increased the risk of environmental imbalance
IMMUNOLOGY
Volunteers receive two vaccine candidates to prevent Zika virus infection
MELANOMA
Protein action may promote a milder progression of skin tumors
ECOLOGY
Habitat degradation could threaten the stability of the largest fish diversity
BIODIVERSITY 
Integrated genetic and ecological studies reveal evolutionary processes
ZOOLOGY
A flatworm named after a U.S. president is now spreading across Europe
BIOINFORMATICS
New software examines the role of gene networks in triggering diseases
GEOLOGY
Researchers disagree on how the ocean advanced into Brazil’s Northeast
ASTRONOMY
Methane creates canyons and lakes on the surface of Saturn's largest moon
PHYSICS
Computer simulations help explain the flexibility of helium crystals
PHOTONICS
Laser light reveals unexpected connections between areas of physics
NANOTECHNOLOGY
Researchers try to demonstrate the mechanism behind memoristors
ZOOLOGY
Deforestation promotes encounters between different species of foxes
PUBLIC HEALTH
The number of poisonings' cases has increased 600% in the last 15 years
NEUROLOGY
Groups work to identify causes behind sudden death in people with epilepsy
OBITUARY
Sérgio Henrique Ferreira researched medications to fight hypertension and pain
PHYSICS
New nanostructured materials are capable of storing information
PALEONTOLOGY
Computed tomography permits detailed analysis of bones of extinct animals
PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY
Map subdivided the topographic relief of South America into 35 units
MATHEMATICS
System compares the performance of soccer players and helps identify talents
CITRICULTURE
The Xylella fastidiosa has reduced its presence in the orange trees of São...
EVOLUTION
A variety of Plasmodium vivax is different from African and Asian strains
HEALTH
Highly debilitating viral infection spreads across Brazil
GENETICS
The influence of retrocopies in the diversification of species and individuals
MEDICINE
Magnetic resonance imaging can detect subtle cardiac changes
BIOCHEMISTRY
The parasite that causes malaria rids itself of toxic compounds

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