Science Blog

Thursday th 8th of May 2008

Burp-free grass may help cows tackle global warming - 17:07

Bread mold may hold secret to eliminating disease-causing genes - 16:21

What's bugging locusts? It could be they're hungry -- for each other - 14:07

Space Shuttle Columbia's Hard Drive Data Recovered - 11:49

New Cancer Gene Discovered - 11:28

Racial discrimination has different mental health effects on Asians - 11:07

Amazon under threat from cleaner air - 11:07

Flowers 'Wave' to Attract Insects - 10:21

NASA Tests Lunar Project Breathing System - 09:56

Depressed people have fewer serotonin and opioid receptors - 09:35

Rechargeable batteries question - 08:28

Study suggests caution on new anti-obesity drug in kids - 08:28

DOE dives into carbon sequestration - 08:28

Wednesday th 7th of May 2008

Patients with Chronic Illness Benefit from Telehealth Intervention - 16:42

Blocked Brain Enzyme Decreases Appetite and Promotes Weight Loss - 15:56

Passage of time reduces smoking mortality risk for women who quit - 15:35

'Teacher Toads' Train Predators to Stay Away - 14:49

Platypus Genome Sequenced - 13:42

Iron 'snow' helps maintain Mercury's magnetic field - 12:56

Autism risk to linked distance from power plants, other mercury-releasing sources - 12:56

Child abuse may 'mark' genes in the brains of suicide victims - 12:14

Updates to the Science Shelf, Spring 2008 edition - 12:14

Anesthetics Interfere with Nerve Regeneration - 11:49

Why is losing $10 worse than winning $10 is good? - 11:28

Obesity May Lead to Dementia - 10:42

Researchers Target Tumors with Tiny ‘Nanoworms’ - 08:49

Mental disorders cost society billions in unearned income - 08:49

Study in mice suggests flavonoids help Alzheimer's - 08:49

Tuesday th 6th of May 2008

NASA images show devastation in Myanmar - 17:49

Certain body fat helps diabetes - 15:14

College Waterpipe Smoking a Growing Public Health Problem - 14:07

Researchers Propose a New Breed of Supercomputers - 13:42

Seaweed May Create Cloudy Coasts - 11:28

Is bipolar disorder overdiagnosed? - 08:07

Preference for alcohol in adolescence may lead to heavy drinking - 08:07

Monday th 5th of May 2008

65-million-year-old asteroid impact triggered a global hail of carbon beads - 18:14

Ten Percent of U.S. Children Using Cough and Cold Medicines - 13:14

'Pain Gap' Between Rich and Poor - 12:49

SPACE BOOMERANG! - 12:49

NASA Employees Abusing Government Credit Cards - 12:28

Still Seeking a Cause of Colony Collapse Disorder - 12:07

Dietary Choice Affects Climate More Than Food Miles - 12:07

The secret to long life may not be in the genes - 11:21

Software Allows ISPs and P2P Users to Get Along Without Getting Too Cozy - 08:42

Mental disorders in parents linked to autism in children - 08:21

Fungi have a hand in depleted uranium's environmental fate - 08:21

Sunday th 4th of May 2008

How Government Funding of Science Works - 17:42

Saturday th 3rd of May 2008

GIOVE-B spacecraft in good health - 18:28

Friday th 2nd of May 2008

End to Peanut Allergies? - 17:42

Red Tide Killer Identified - 17:21