Archive: 08/06/2007

Ticks challenge climate theory

As key players in the spread of disease ticks aren’t exactly man’s best friend but, according to Oxford University scientists, they may offer a vital clue that climate change is not to blame for an upsurge in many human ...

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Cicada sounds could damage hearing

Experts say the piercing mating call of the 17-year cicadas, which have taken parts of the Chicago area by storm, could cause damage to the ears of humans.

dateJun 08, 2007 in Other
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Now playing -- Cell migration LIVE!

Johns Hopkins researchers have found a way to directly observe cell migration -- in real time and in living tissue. In a report in the June 5 issue of Developmental Cell, the scientists say their advance could lead to strategies ...

dateJun 08, 2007 in Medical research
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