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May 17, 2019

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Future Crops Call for Papers

Submission deadline for this Call for Papers is September 13, 2019.

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05/08/2019

Women's Health & Bioethics

Women’s views about contraception requirements for biomedical research participation

Sullivan, et al recommend contraception requirements for women participating in research should be based on actual fetal risk assessments. Women in the US and Malawi considered reproductive control, health effects, prevention of fetal harm, burden on women, deferral to authority, autonomy regarding enrollment and birth control method, and relationship concerns as key considerations

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Women’s views about contraception requirements for biomedical research participation

05/08/2019

Urban Ecology

Live fast, die young: Accelerated growth, mortality, and turnover in street trees

Smith, Dearborn, and Hutyra, use a box model to forecast short-term changes in street tree aboveground carbon pools under several planting and management scenarios. Their findings suggests planting initiatives alone may be insufficient to maintain or enhance canopy cover and biomass due to unique demographics of urban ecosystems.

Live fast, die young: Accelerated growth, mortality, and turnover in street trees

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05/01/2019

EveryONE BLOG

"Wicked problems" and how to solve them

In this Guest Blog, PLOS ONE Academic Editor, Sieglinde Snapp, discusses the challenges faced in sustainability research to solve complex, so-called “Wicked Problems”, and how conferences such as Tropentag are bringing together researchers from multiple disciplines to implement participatory action research.

"Wicked problems" and how to solve them

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