Archive: 02/02/2011

Talking the language of genes

(PhysOrg.com) -- The majority of hospital cases of Clostridium difficile at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford are not caused by transmission of the bug within the hospital, so early results of a new project suggest.

dateFeb 02, 2011 in Genetics
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Expectations speed up conscious perception

(PhysOrg.com) -- The human brain works incredibly fast. However, visual impressions are so complex that their processing takes several hundred milliseconds before they enter our consciousness.

dateFeb 02, 2011 in Neuroscience
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Is $3M worth it for a Super Bowl ad? Ask GoDaddy

(AP) -- GoDaddy.com was almost unheard of six years ago. Then it ran the most talked-about ad of Super Bowl XXXIX - a spoof of Janet Jackson's "wardrobe malfunction" in which a busty woman appears before ...

dateFeb 02, 2011 in Business
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News Corp. puts Myspace on the block

News Corp. said Wednesday it was exploring a sale or other "strategic options" for Myspace, the ailing social network which has been eclipsed by Facebook.

dateFeb 02, 2011 in Business
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