Archive: 13/03/2007

Newly discovered fish facing extinction

An aquarium species discovered in Southeast Asia in August is facing possible extinction because of intense demand for the colorful fish.

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Cassini Images Seas on Saturn's Moon Titan

Instruments on NASA's Cassini spacecraft have found evidence for seas, likely filled with liquid methane or ethane, in the high northern latitudes of Saturn's moon Titan. One such feature is larger than any of the Great Lakes ...

dateMar 13, 2007 in Astronomy
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Study shows how blood cells change shape

Millions of times during their four-month lifespan, human red blood cells must squeeze through tiny capillaries to deliver their payload of oxygen and pick up waste carbon dioxide-functions essential to life.

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Breast implants – risks underplayed, choices limited

Growing numbers of New Zealand women are having breast augmentation surgery but too little information is being made available about the choices available for shape and size of implants and the associated risks, according ...

dateMar 13, 2007 in Other
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