Archive: 12/14/2010

Should you go gluten-free?

(PhysOrg.com) -- The market for gluten-free food, touted as a cure for all ills, has grown by double digits in the past five years. But are such health claims half-baked? Maya Jerath, MD, PhD, the director ...

Dec 14, 2010
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Study: Green tea can alter how we perceive flavor

While trying to figure out what makes certain beverages cloudy, Cornell researchers made the startling discovery that certain chemicals in green tea -- and perhaps red wine -- react with saliva in ways that can alter how ...

Dec 14, 2010
4.6 / 5 (7) 0 | with audio podcast

For software developers, more speed and mobility

Across the globe, technology and innovation are becoming increasingly more reliant on mobility and accessibility. For software developers working on highly complex projects, that means being able to save their ...

Dec 14, 2010
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The ethics of biofuels

In the world-wide race to develop energy sources that are seen as "green" because they are renewable and less greenhouse gas-intensive, sometimes the most basic questions remain unanswered.

Dec 14, 2010
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X-rays from lightning photographed

Using a custom-built camera the size of a refrigerator, Florida researchers have made the world's first crude pictures of X-rays streaming from a stroke of lightning.

Dec 14, 2010
4.9 / 5 (27) 4 | with audio podcast