Archive: 02/1/2008

Rounding up gases, nano-style

A new process for catching gas from the environment and holding it indefinitely in molecular-sized containers has been developed by a team of University of Calgary researchers, who say it represents a novel method of gas ...

Feb 01, 2008
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Smoking can double risk of colorectal polyps

Smokers have a two-fold increased risk of developing colorectal polyps, the suspected underlying cause of most colorectal cancers (CRC), according to a study published in Gastroenterology, the official journal of the Americ ...

Feb 01, 2008
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Swarm approach to photography

A new approach to cleaning up digital photos and other images has been developed by researchers in the UK and Jordan. The research, published recently in Inderscience's International Journal of Innovative Computing and Ap ...

Feb 01, 2008
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Chinese suffer aches and pains too

We like to complain about our aches and pains, but rheumatism is not only the preserve of western society. A comprehensive survey of rheumatic diseases in China, published in the open access journal Arthritis Research & Therapy, ...

Feb 01, 2008
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