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March 20, 2016
Only about half of suicidal patients asked if they have access to firearms
Despite national guidelines urging emergency department doctors to ask suicidal patients if they have access to firearms or other lethal implements, only about half actually do, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.

Hot larvae: Calculating dispersal from unique submarine hot spring ecosystems
Larval dispersal from hydrothermal vent fields quantified in order to understand and protect the creatures found there.

Greater economic backwardness linked to increased civil unrest
Economically more backward countries are more likely to experience both violent and non-violent civil unrest, according to research by the University of East Anglia (UEA). is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to