Science Blog

Monday th 4th of August 2008

Great white's mighty bite revealed - 18:14

Estrogen relieves psychotic symptoms in women with schizophrenia - 18:14

Military use of robots increases - 17:49

Superfluid-superconductor relationship detailed - 14:28

Job growth not the only factor in reducing poverty in large metro areas - 11:49

Electronic tongue tastes wine variety, vintage - 08:28

Epilepsy drug may help alcoholics recover from dependence - 08:28

Sunday th 3rd of August 2008

Bulging prison system called massive intervention in American family life - 12:49

World's smallest snake found in Barbados - 12:49

Higher HIV infection estimate shows need for routine screening, more funding for care - 12:49

Word Play with Mathematica - 12:49

Friday th 1st of August 2008

China becomes a physics powerhouse - 17:49

NASA Spacecraft Confirms Martian Water, Mission Extended - 16:21

Anthrax suspect suicide: Burden on the Feds - 14:07

Europe and Japan join forces to map out future of intelligent robots - 13:21

Frankincense provides relief to arthritis sufferers - 13:21

Podcast: History of madhouses and seaside health spas in Devon, UK - 11:49

Sleep apnea linked to increased risk of death - 11:49

Many 'failing' schools aren't failing when measured on impact rather than achievement - 11:49

Brain tweak lets sleep-deprived flies stay sharp - 11:49

Cold and Ice Episodically Gripped Tropical Regions 300 Million Years Ago - 11:49

Thursday th 31st of July 2008

Viterbi Algorithm goes quantum - 18:35

U.S. Should Rethink 'War On Terrorism' Strategy to Deal with Resurgent Al Qaida - 14:07

Researchers Identify Drugs that Enhance Exercise Endurance - 13:21

Never Give in to the Enemy - 09:56

Plant Parasite 'Wiretaps' Host - 09:56

Liver damage in hepatitis C patients could be treated with warfarin - 09:35

Gummy bears that fight plaque - 01:21

Cow power could generate electricity for millions - 01:21

Wednesday th 30th of July 2008

New technique to compress light could open doors for optical communications - 21:14

Drug takes the fun out of booze - 17:28

Miscanthus can meet U.S. biofuels goal using less land than corn or switchgrass - 16:21

Understanding prescription drug misuse in older adults - 15:35

Pre-eclampsia may be autoimmune disease - 15:35

Math shows how insects breathe underwater - 12:14

Study identifies DNA changes in major depression, suicide - 11:49

Obesity predisposition traced to the brain's reward system - 11:07

Drinking in excess associated with increased risk for metabolic syndrome - 08:07

Mucous breakthrough in mice holds promise for cystic fibrosis - 08:07

Health directors see global warming as looming health threat - 08:07

Tuesday th 29th of July 2008

Using bumble bees to catch serial killers - 20:28

Women end up less happy than men - 17:07

New disease-fighting nanoparticles look like miniature pastries - 16:42

The verbal memory hegemony - 13:42

Beyond Cold: How the World Works at Minus 459 Degrees - 11:28

Scientists discover new class of glassy material - 09:35

Right place and right time can retrigger drinking - 09:14

Monday th 28th of July 2008

Hubble Instruments Slated for On-Orbit 'Surgery' - 15:56

Hypnosis shown to reduce symptoms of dementia - 12:56

Compound that helps rice grow reduces nerve damage - 12:14