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October 13, 2014 Issue

Volume 92, Issue 41
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October 13, 2014 Issue, Vol. 92 | Iss. 41
Atom-probe tomography reveals the 3-D positions of atoms inside hard-to-analyze materials
By Mitch Jacoby
(pp. 11-14)
Features
Government & Policy
Astrophysicist France Córdova encourages advocacy for science (pp. 21-22)
Career & Employment
Three top firms with ties to chemistry prove that large doesn’t have to mean impersonal (pp. 33-35)
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News of the Week

Eric Betzig, Stefan Hell, And W. E. Moerner Win 2014 Nobel Prize In Chemistry

Awards: Superresolution fluorescence microscopy has made it possible to capture nanoscale images of cells
(p.5)

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Structural Biology: Teams uncover detailed structure, dynamics of virus’s protruding proteins
(p.6)

Seeking Pharma Bright Spots

CPhI: Business niches offered the most promise for conference attendees
(p.6)

Chemists Win National Medal Of Science

Awards: Three winners span chemistry fields
(p.7)

Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano, And Shuji Nakamura Win 2014 Nobel Prize In Physics

Awards: Three honored for developing blue light-emitting diodes, which made possible cheap, efficient white light
(p.7)

Farmers Sue Syngenta

Agriculture: U.S. corn prices plunge after China rejects shipments
(p.8)

Shaking Up Microscopy

Materials Science: High-resolution vibration information now comes with atomic precision
(p.8)

Nobel Prize In Physiology Or Medicine

Awards: John O’Keefe, May-Britt Moser, and Edvard Moser win for discovering the brain’s mapping system
(p.9)

European Scientists Protest Cuts

Declining science budgets across continent spark month of action
(p.10)

Lab-Made Sugars Aid Diagnosis

Infectious Disease: Synthetic oligosaccharides could solve long-standing brucellosis detection problem
(p.10)
 

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Science & Technology

Researchers identify the α polymorph as the compound’s monomethyl ester
(pp. 28-29)
Success Of India’s Mars probe Spurs Collaboration With NASA On Mars, Earth Observation
(p.27)
Atom-probe tomography reveals the 3-D positions of atoms inside hard-to-analyze materials
(pp. 11-14)

Career & Employment

Three top firms with ties to chemistry prove that large doesn’t have to mean impersonal
(pp. 33-35)