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Tropical storm Zeta stretches record

ByJeffHecht(Image:JesseAllen/MODISRapidResponseteam/NASA)Alltheyear-endwrap-upswhichcitedarecord26tropicalstormsintheNorthAtlantichurricaneseasongotitwrong.OnDecember30

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2005: The year in biology and medicine

ByShaoniBhattacharya2005isayearthatopenedandclosedwithcontroversy

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Science: Holiday round-up

ByShaoniBhattacharyaTheholidayperiodsawSouthKorea’scloningpioneer

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Sound of star's vibration reveals details of its core

ByMaggieMcKee(Image:ClausMadsen/ESO)AstronomershavemadethemostdetailedobservationyetofthesubtlevibrationsofaSun-likestar.Thetechniquerevealsdetailsofthestar’sinteriorthatcannotbestudiedanyotherway.St

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2005: The year in technology

ByWillKnightManyweirdandwonderfulnewgadgets

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Technology: Holiday round-up

ByWillKnightTheholidayseasonsawSonyBMGprovideawelcomegifttothosewhochallengeditsuseofcontroversialanti-piracysoftwareonmusicCDs.Thecompanysaiditwouldstopmakingthediscs

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NewScientist.com's top 10 news stories of 2005

BySeanO'NeillThesestoriesweretheonesyouclickedonthemost–astimulatingmixofmystery

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New Tamiflu-resistant bird flu cases stir fears

ByShaoniBhattacharyaFearshavebeenraisedovermoreevidencesuggestingthatthedeadlyH5N1avianinfluenzacanmutateintostrainsresistanttothefrontlinefludrugTamiflu.Twomorepatientswithdrug-resistantbirdfluhavebe

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NASA to hunt smaller Earth-threatening asteroids

ByJeffHechtANASA-ledsearchforEarth-threateningasteroidsassmallas140metreshasbeenapprovedbytheUSCongressandisawaitingPresidentGeorgeWBush’ssignature.Thebillprovidesnomoney

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Hunting a cure for the holiday hangovers

ByGaiaVinceThumpingheadache

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Invention: Preventing in-flight interference

ByBarryFoxForover30years

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Cloning pioneer did fake results, probe finds

ByShaoniBhattacharyaandAFPMostofthekeyresultsinalandmarkstemcellpaperbySouthKorea’scloningpioneerWooSukHwangwerefaked

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2005: The year in environment

ByJohnPickrellNaturaldisasterwasarunningthemein2005–ayearmarkedbymoreNorthAtlantictropicalstormsandhurricanessincerecordsbegan

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2005: The year in the solar system

ByKellyYoungIn2005

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Europe's satellite navigation venture launches

ByNewScientist.comstaffandAFP(Image:ESA)ThefirsttestsatelliteofEurope’s€3.8billionGalileonavigationsystemwaslaunchedonWednesdayfromtheBaikonurcosmodromeinKazakhstan.ThesystemwillrivaltheUSGlobalPosit

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Review 2005: Mars rovers roll on

ByIvanSemeniukASONErollsacrossawind-scouredplainandreadsthecobbledbedrockforthestoryofawetplanetgonedry

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Review 2005: Return of the shuttle

BySeanO'NeillGRIFFIN:abeastwiththebodyofalionandtheheadandwingsofaneagle.MichaelGriffin:thenewNASAchief.Coincidence?Perhaps

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Moongazing reveals the chaotic world of Uranus

ByKellyYoung(Image:NASA

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2005: The year in human spaceflight

ByKellyYoungForhumanspaceflight

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Critical bug found in anti-virus software

ByWillKnightAcriticalsoftwarebughasbeendiscoveredinseveralofthemostwidelyusedanti-virusprograms.Itcouldbeexploitedtotakecontrolofacomputerortostealinformation

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Introduction: Christmas Science

ByJohnPickrellEverwonderedhowtheycelebrateChristmasattheSouthPole

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Review 2005: Touchdown on Titan

ByStephenBattersbyONANoldlakebedamongtheeasternmosthillsofAdiri

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Baby stars decorate the Christmas Tree Cluster

ByMaggieMcKee(Image:NASA/Caltech/CfA/UAriz/PSTeixeira/CJLada/ETYoung)(Image:NOAO/AURA/NSF)NASA’sSpitzerSpaceTelescopehasdiscoveredstringsofbabystarsadorningtheChristmasTreeCluster

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Life's ingredients circle Sun-like star

ByDavidLChandler(Image:NASA/JPL)ThefirstevidencethatsomeofthebasicorganicbuildingblocksoflifecanexistinanEarth-likeorbitaroundayoungSun-likestarhasbeenprovidedbyNASA’sSpitzerSpaceTelescope.Spitzertoo

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2005: The year in astronomy

ByMaggieMcKeeThedistantuniversecameintounprecedentedfocusin2005

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Deterioration of the sharpest eyes on Mars has stopped

THEREisgoodandbadnewsaboutthesharpesteyesonMars.ThegoodnewsisthatthecontinuingdeteriorationoftheHiRISEcameraonNASA’sMarsReconnaissanceOrbiter(MRO)–themostpowerfulcameraeversenttoanotherplanet–seemstoh

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Where have all the bees gone?

ByMichaelReillyItisavanishingonthescaleofentirecities.Latein2006

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Rocket-plane could sniff out Martian methane

ByDavidShigaArocket-poweredplanemayofferthebestchanceoffindingthemysterioussourceofMars’smethane

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Biodiversity may yield new 'blockbuster' drugs

ByCatherineBrahicAtleast70%ofnewsmall-moleculedrugsintroducedworldwideoverthepast25yearscamefromanaturalsource

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Sea sponge leads way to cheaper solar cells

ByPaulMarksMARINEspongesarehumblecreatures

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First step to new immune system

ANartificiallymphnodehasbeentransplantedintomiceandproducedanimmuneresponse.ItisafirststeptowardsrebuildingtheimmunesystemsofpeoplewithAIDSorcancer.ResearchersledbyTakeshiWatanabeattheRIKENResearchCen

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Ancient lizard extended its rib bones to glide

ByRoxanneKhamsi(Image:ZhaoChuangandXingLida)(Image:ZhaoChuangandXingLida)Ancientlizardsusedtheirribstohelpthemglidethroughtheair

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Doubt cast on definition of PTSD

ByRoxanneKhamsiManypatientssufferingfromseveredepression“testpositive”forpost-traumaticstressdisorder

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Dinosaur digger found in its own burrow

ByJeffHecht(Image:LeeHallatMontanaStateUniversity)(Image:LeeHallatMontanaStateUniversity)Adinosaurfamilyhasbeendiscoveredwhichapparentlylivedanddiedinanundergroundburrow.Palaeontologistssayitist

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Next space shuttle launch targeted for mid-May

ByNewScientistSpaceandReuters(Image:NASA/JackPfaller)RepairingdamagetoaspaceshuttlefueltankfromafreakhailstormprobablywillpushthenextlaunchoftheshuttleAtlantisfromApriltomid-May

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MRI scanner steers magnetic particle in live animal's blood

ByTomSimonite(Image:AppliedPhysicsLetters)Microscopicmedicaldevicescouldonedaybesteeredthroughapatient’sbloodstreamusingmagneticresonanceimaging(MRI)machines

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Clues to autism revealed in copied genes

Duplicationsordeletionsofportionsofthegenomemaycausemany–ifnotmost–casesofautism.Sucherrorscanalterthenumberofcopiesofparticulargenesintheregionsaffected.Thesecopy-numbervariationsare10timesascommonin

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Invention: Auto-snug clothing

ByJustinMullinsPhilipshopesthatfitting-roomfiascoswillbecomeathingofthepastifiteverforaysintotheworldoffashion.Theconsumerelectronicsgianthascomeupwithawaytochangethesize

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Saturn gets star treatment in trio of Hubble movies

ByHazelMuir(Image:NASA/ESA/EKarkoschka/UArizona)ImagesofSaturnfromtheHubbleSpaceTelescopehavebeenseamlesslywoventogetherintothreemoviesofthemajesticplanetrotating.Eachmoviehighlightsarareviewofthep

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The more bites the better

ByAriaPearsonEXPOSUREtothesalivaofbitinginsectscouldlaterprotectpeopleagainstinfectionbyinsect-borneparasites.Ifthecomponentsofsalivathatconferprotectioncanbeisolated

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Movies map global greenhouse gas movement

ByFredPearceIt’snotexactlyanOscar-winningshow

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AI software to tighten up production lines

ByTomSimoniteArtificialintelligencesoftwarethatprovidesexpertadviceonimprovingtheefficiencyofacomplexproductionlinehasbeencreatedbyresearchersintheUK.Thesoftwareanalysestherelationshipbetweenanendprod

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Former White House aide defends climate fudge

AFORMERWhiteHouseaidehasdefendededitinggovernmentreportsonglobalclimatechangetoputtheminlinewiththeviewsoftheBushadministration.PhilCooney

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Futuristic NASA think tank to be shut down

ByMaggieMcKeeNASAwilllikelyshutdownitsInstituteforAdvancedConcepts

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Private rocket to attempt second launch

ByKellyYoung(Image:SpaceX)SpaceX

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Storm predictions warn of nasty season ahead

ByNewScientistandAFPThechancesofpowerfulAtlantichurricanesbarrellingintotheUSduringthe2007seasonaremuchgreaterthanusual

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Earth's greatest rivers at risk of dying, says WWF

ByCatherineBrahic(Image:WWF-Canon/FrançoisXavierPelletier)Someoftheworld’sgreatestriversareatriskofdyingasaresultofmismanagement

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If you're happy, the robot knows it

ByCelesteBieverIhangmyheadandsinkintomychairdejectedly.AsIslouch

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Budget private rocket finally reaches space

ByNewScientistSpaceandReutersAbudgetrocketdevelopedbyElonMusk

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US fudging of climate science – details revealed

ByKellyYoungTheBushadministrationhasagainbeenchargedwithinterferingwithfederalclimatescience

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Global warming to put gardens in bloom

ByFredPearceGardensacrossEuropeandNorthAmericaaresettobloomasglobalwarminggatherspace

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