The accuracy of medical decisions can be improved by combining several independent opinions. But the diagnostic accuracy of the doctors whose diagnoses are combined has to be similar.
Many bats sailing through the night sky are currently dying at wind turbines. Small changes in the operation of existing wind farms would be sufficient to minimise bat fatalities.
Scientists present the first comprehensive survey of the distribution of macrozoobenthos communities in the entire Baltic Sea.
Apps for a lower price or for free in exchange for personal data: On average, free apps request more rights which are considered to be problematic than priced apps.
Food, territories or mating opportunities: Scientists revealed factors that determine the behavior of Verreaux’s sifakas in intergroup encounters.
A study reveals that foreign-owned companies in Germany are investing less in research and development. But Germany still is an attractive research location.
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