Archive: 08/02/2006

Apes, not Monkeys, Ace IQ Tests

The great apes are the smartest of all nonhuman primates, with orangutans and chimpanzees consistently besting monkeys and lemurs on a variety of intelligence tests, Duke University Medical Center researchers have found.

Aug 02, 2006 3.5 / 5 (12) 0

Socking it to cancer

An Australian research team has identified a gene that could be used to stop tumours growing by blocking their blood supply.

Aug 02, 2006 4.8 / 5 (12) 0

Eliminating the 'Twin'

A University of Arkansas researcher has received a grant to study the dynamics of synthesizing molecules with the same "handedness."

Aug 02, 2006 3.3 / 5 (4) 0