Archive: 07/10/2008

Teaching old drugs new tricks

Researchers from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory discovered a new way to make use of drugs' unwanted side effects. They developed a computational method that compares how similar the side effects of different drugs ...

Jul 10, 2008 5 / 5 (1) 0

Heat Switch for Fuel Filler Flaps

Just in time – the car coasts into the gas station on its last drop of fuel. In order to fill the tank, the driver first has to release the fuel filler flap, usually by pushing a button inside the vehicle. ...

Jul 10, 2008 3 / 5 (5) 1

Location, location, location

Neuroscientists at Georgetown University Medical Center have solved a mystery that lies at the heart of human learning, and they say the solution may help explain some forms of mental retardation as well as provide clues ...

Jul 10, 2008 4.3 / 5 (9) 0