Border control policies have been strengthened, making Spain – and indeed Europe as whole – a kind of fortress that is becoming increasingly hard to enter and, consequently, to request asylum.

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Human mobility

This article reflects on the social costs and benefits of human migrations, from the viewpoints of both migrating and host populations, and the people that comprise them.

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Studying the genetic diversity of human populations today reveals past demographic and migratory events that left an imprint on our genome, same as current migrations will affect our future genetic diversity.

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In the animal kingdom, dispersal represents a critical decision as it affects survival and reproductive success, and is also an important component of population dynamics. This article looks at dispersal

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Foxes - animal dispersal

Many factors influence dispersal decisions in animals. However, animals only disperse once they are physically fit enough to reach and settle in the new location successfully.

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The first migration led some groups away from the African continent to colonize the rest of the planet and, ever since, geographical displacement of individuals or groups has remained constant throughout history (despite the restrictions currently imposed by border-control policies).

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We talked to Hans Peter Peters and Susanna Priest, researchers on science communication, about the breach between the two cultures.
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Maxwell Boykoff

«When I discuss the shortcomings of media representations of climate change, oftentimes there can be a focus on journalists. But really, this can come back to the scientists themselves»
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Economic restructuring in the media industry has eliminated many professional journalists’ jobs, reductions that may have been hardest on specialized journalists reporting areas like science, technology, economics, or international affairs.

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Scientific journalism faces the challenge of adapting not only to new formats but also to new information exchange dynamics. New online platforms, making it easier to access and produce scientific content, are forcing science publics to evolve.

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The present article reviews the panorama of science communication in France from the perspective of the monthly magazine La Recherche and other French media sources.

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Elhuyar magazine was born in 1974 with the aim of adapting Basque language to science and technical fields; therefore, since its birth, Elhuyar has granted especial relevance to research done in the Basque Country.
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The huge responsibility of the media lies in the fact that citizens have the right to science information, to help them take better decisions, nurture a critical spirit, and form their own opinions.
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two cultures

The relationship between scientists and journalists is better than its image would suggest. Scientists not only believe that public communication is a duty, but also that media visibility is beneficial.
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Portada monogràfic 80

Communicating science effectively and rigorously is still one of the many challenges facing scientists and researchers today. Indeed, in the current context it is more important than ever to involve society in the work undertaken at universities and research centres.

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LIFE Mary Kingsley canoeing down the Ogooué River, on her second trip to western Africa, having visited the island of Fernando Poo, then a Spanish colony.

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Tot i pertànyer a generacions diferents i representar formes diferents d'aproximació a l'estudi de la natura, Humboldt i Darwin comparteixen, com a fita determinant de la seva fructífera carrera científica, l'aventura individual d'un gran viatge iniciàtic.
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F. W. Dyson One of the most famous photographs of a solar eclipse, taken by F.W. Dyson in Sobral, Brazil, in 1919. The double horizontal dashes indicate

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Ana Ponce & Ivo Rovira The Salvador library collections (1,300 volumes) are preserved at Barcelona’s Institut Botànic, in the same drawers and bookcases that Josep Salvador i

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Every journey, even the most trivial, has an element of discovery, both in terms of discovering the outside world and the traveller’s self-discovery. For some travellers, however, discovery is the very purpose of their journey, and history has witnessed their widely ranging objectives, ingenuity and deeds.
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Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky va revolucionar el camp de la Lingüística quan el 1957, amb Syntactic Structures, va argumentar que l’adquisició del llenguatge és part de l’estructura natural o innata del cervell humà.
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juan maeso

Miguel Lorenzo In February 1998, an outbreak of hepatitis C viral infection was discovered in Valencia, which was quickly attributed to the less than negligent work performance

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