Archive: 11/09/2008

Moving Quarks Help Solve Proton Spin Puzzle

( -- New theory work at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility has shown that more than half of the spin of the proton is the result of the movement of its building blocks: ...

dateSep 11, 2008 in General Physics
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A 'Genetic Study' of the Galaxy

( -- Looking in detail at the composition of stars with ESO's VLT, astronomers are providing a fresh look at the history of our home galaxy, the Milky Way. They reveal that the central part of our Galaxy formed ...

dateSep 11, 2008 in Astronomy
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Scientists isolate cancer stem cells

After years of working toward this goal, scientists at the OU Cancer Institute have found a way to isolate cancer stem cells in tumors so they can target the cells and kill them, keeping cancer from returning.

dateSep 11, 2008 in Cancer
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