Newswise - Scinews

Wednesday th 20th of August 2008

Scientists Work to Convert Sunlight to Cheaper Energy - 20:21

Biochemists Manipulate Fruit Flavor Enzymes - 20:21

Compounds Have Potential for Diagnosis, Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease - 16:35

New Book Further Supports Controversial Theory of 'Man the Hunted' - 14:21

Today: a Butter Sculpture; Tomorrow: Sustainable Fuel - 14:21

Hubble Sees Magnetic Monster in Erupting Galaxy - 13:35

Fast Quantum Computer Building Block Created - 13:35

Capture and Handling May Have Long-term Effects on Bears - 13:35

Weather and Climate Leaders Call on Washington to Better Protect the Nation from Climate Change and Severe Weather - 13:35

Biologists Find Diatom to Reduce Red Tide's Toxicity - 11:21

Researcher Closes in On Ethanol Breakthrough that Reduces Need to Use Corn to Make Ethanol - 10:35

Turning Up the Heat on Tomatoes Boosts Absorption of Lycopene - 08:21

A Better Way to Make Hydrogen from Biofuels - 08:21

Tuesday th 19th of August 2008

The 160-mile Download Diet: Local File-sharing Drastically Cuts Network Load - 16:35

What We Don't Know About Liquefaction Could Hurt Us - 14:21

Scientists Identify Critical Protein Complex in Formation of Cell Cilia - 14:21

Cornell to Show Off its 100-mpg Car-in-progress at New York State Fair - 14:21

Can Biofuels be Sustainable? - 12:28

Measuring Calcium in Serpentine Soils - 12:28

Getting to the Root of the Matter - 12:28

On-Line Materials Community Opens to All Web Users - 11:21

What Happens in Vegas Won't Stay in Vegas: ITSC'09 in Vegas Extends Abstracts Deadline to Aug. 31 - 11:21

Technion Scientist Named One of World's "Top Young Innovators" - 08:21

Chronic Lead Poisoning From Urban Soils: Could Water Cure A Public Health Menace in the U.S.? - 06:28

Monday th 18th of August 2008

Researchers Uncover Attack Mechanism of Illness-inducing Bacterium Found in Shellfish - 16:35

Switching It Up: How Memory Deals with a Chamge in Plans - 14:21

Salmon Found - Ocean Tracking Network Breakthrough - 13:35

National Teleconference - Federal Funding for Weather and Climate Research - 12:28

Scientists Team Up in Houston to Tacle Global Challenges - 11:21

Global Temperature Report - July 2008 - 06:28

Sunday th 17th of August 2008

Synthetic Molecules Could Add Spice to Fight Against Cancer - 18:28

Cataloguing Invisible Life: Microbe Genome Emerges from Lake Sediment - 12:28

Toward Plastic Spin Transistors and Organic LEDs - 12:28

Friday th 15th of August 2008

Genes and Nutrition Influence Caste in Unusual Species of Harvester Ant - 16:35

Display Highlights Pennsylvania Soil 'Hazelton' at Ag Progress Days - 13:35

Forests Could Benefit When Fall Color Comes Late - 12:28

Bering Glacier Melting Faster Than Scientists Thought - 12:28

Increased Risk of Catastrophic Wildfires: Global Warming's Wake Up Call for the Western United States - 12:28

Climate, Environment, and Sustainability Experts - 12:28

Climate Scientists Featured at Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting - 12:28

Light Receptors in Eye Play Key Role in Setting Biological Clock - 12:28

Kelvin Lee to Direct Delaware Biotechnology Institute - 11:21

Algae: Biofuel of the Future? - 08:21

Thursday th 14th of August 2008

Bones Beat Trees as Markers for Environmental Change - 23:21

Up, Up and Away: Studying Volcanoes With Balloons - 16:35

Self-assembling Polymer Arrays Improve Data Storage Potential - 13:35

Scientists Reveal Soot's Role in Climate Change - 13:35

Oceans on the Precipice: Scripps Scientist Warns of Mass Extinctions and 'Rise of Slime' - 09:49

Wednesday th 13th of August 2008

Study Finds That Sleep Selectively Preserves Emotional Memories - 23:21

A U.S. Olympic Trial as American as Apple...Peels - 17:21