Archive: 04/05/2011

Q&A with Michael Craig on cirrus clouds

The Mid-latitude Airborne Cirrus Properties Experiment (MACPEX) is a NASA field campaign that is investigating cirrus cloud properties and the processes that affect their impact on solar radiation. The campaign is using project ...

dateMay 04, 2011 in Space Exploration
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Bacterial guests double as bodyguards

The bacterium Escherichia coli can be a scientist’s best friend when it’s being used as a tool for biological research, but some strains of it are better known for their nasty effects on humans as a causative agent ...

dateMay 04, 2011 in Cell & Microbiology
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Technology to identify genes

(Medical Xpress) -- King’s researchers in the Division of Cancer Studies have developed new technology for the identification and validation of microRNA (miRNA) targets in research and clinical diagnostics, resulting ...

dateMay 04, 2011 in Genetics
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Big playoffs don't mean big payoffs

Two of Boston’s professional sports teams — the Celtics and the Bruins — have reached the second round of their league playoffs for the third consecutive season. We asked John Kwoka, Neal F. Finnegan distinguished ...

dateMay 04, 2011 in Economics & Business
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