Archive: 11/01/2007

GM recalls pizzas in E. coli outbreak

General Mills is recalling about 414,000 cases of Totino's and Jeno's frozen pizzas with pepperoni that may be linked to an outbreak of E. coli.

Nov 01, 2007
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Device Created for 'Red Wine Headache'

A device first developed by chemistry professor Rich Mathies to look for signs of life on Mars could help avoid the dreaded “red wine headache.”

Nov 01, 2007
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Coral Reefs: Ever Closer to Cliff's Edge

A study in the Nov. 1 issue of the journal Nature uses a novel analytical approach to assess the health of failing Caribbean coral reefs and offer suggestions for saving them.

Nov 01, 2007
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Mars makes a special appearance

All five of the planets visible with the unaided eye will be on display during November nights, but the special attraction will be Mars. The red planet is approaching Earth in its orbit, and it won't appear ...

Nov 01, 2007
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Breastfeeding study dispels sagging myth

Nursing mothers needn't worry. A new study shows that breastfeeding does not increase breast sagging. University of Kentucky plastic surgeon Dr. Brian Rinker and his colleagues conducted the study with patients at UK HealthCare ...

Nov 01, 2007
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'Heftier' atoms reduce friction at the nanoscale

A research team led by a University of Pennsylvania mechanical engineer has discovered that friction between two sliding bodies can be reduced at the molecular, or nanoscale, level by changing the mass of the atoms at the ...

Nov 01, 2007
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