Archive: 11/02/2008

Name that Space Telescope!

Would you like to name the next great space telescope? Here's your chance: NASA is inviting members of the general public from around the world to suggest a new name for the Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope, otherwise ...

dateFeb 11, 2008 in Space Exploration
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2007 Hurricane Season Starts Early, Ends Late

The Atlantic Hurricane Season began early in 2007, and by mid-December it was still going. The season officially begins June 1 and ends Nov. 30. That means that for the most part, storms have formed and fizzled between those ...

dateFeb 11, 2008 in Earth Sciences
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Researchers discover a mechanism leading to cleft palate

By creating a genetic mutation in zebrafish, University of Oregon scientists say they've discovered a previously unknown mechanism for cleft palate, a common birth defect in humans that has challenged medical professionals ...

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