How virtual meetings can limit creative ideas

Listen to the latest science news with Nick Petrić Howe and Benjamin Thompson. Your browser does not support the audio element. Download MP3 In this episode: 00:56 How video calls can reduce creativity As a result of the pandemic, workers around the world have become accustomed to meeting colleagues online. To find out if this … Read more

Engineered jumpers overcome biological limits via work multiplication

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Structure of human chromatin-remodelling PBAF complex bound to a nucleosome

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