Archive: 08/1/2012

When microbes make the food

Chocolate lovers who think of their passion as rich, sweet, and naturally delicious might want to stay out of Harvard scientist Ben Wolfe’s classroom this summer.

dateAug 01, 2012 in Cell & Microbiology
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Why women choose to migrate

Women from China and India are migrating to change their lives, although they face greater risk than men of human trafficking, assault and rape.

dateAug 01, 2012 in Social Sciences
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Replacing lost environments - a devil's pact?

(Phys.org) -- With up to a billion hectares of wilderness likely to be cleared to feed the world in the coming half century and an area the size of China devoured by cities, leading environmental scientists are urging caution ...

dateAug 01, 2012 in Ecology
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Class of 2012: Europe's young pursue dreams abroad

(AP) — Santiago Oviedo, a lanky 24-year-old from Madrid, is on track to get his master's in physics in October — a crucial milestone in his dream of becoming a researcher probing the origins of the ...

dateAug 01, 2012 in Other
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