Monthly Archive

October 2009

October 31, 2009

Some scientists believe the modern human body evolved to run

October 30, 2009

Human infrastructure associated with oil field development gives some species an advantage over others.

October 29, 2009

Two newly discovered proteins in spider webs could one day be used in a natural adhesive

October 28, 2009

An Associated Press investigative report debunks claims from global warming skeptics.

October 28, 2009

Newly discovered compounds can kill tuberculosis bacteria while it is in its dormant state.

October 27, 2009

Uncertainty clouds the red wine longevity debate.

October 26, 2009

A New Tool Purports to Deliver the Most Accurate Fielding Statistics Ever

October 24, 2009

Though thought to be saviors in the fossil fuel crisis, biofuels, too, can cause environmental suffering.

October 22, 2009

Is evolution a theory or fact?

October 22, 2009

Study finds limited benefit to women screened compared to those who weren’t.

October 19, 2009

A parasite researcher from NYU is hoping to tackle African sleeping sickness in Keyna by creating genetically enhanced cows that cannot catch or transmit the disease

October 12, 2009

A weekend conference on crazy ideas about the future that may not be so crazy.

October 12, 2009

Elinor Ostrom, a Nobel winner in economics, finds climate change answers lie close to home.

October 11, 2009

What does the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize mean for U.S. policy on climate change?


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