Archive: 03/16/2010

Sorting cells, saving lives

( -- A two-day wait for blood test results turned into a hospital stay for Rodrigo Martinez-Duarte’s wife, Anne-Carole. A routine infection spread to her kidneys, making her very sick, while ...

dateMar 16, 2010 in Medical research
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Clouds and the Alternative Energy Grid

California's goal of generating 33 percent of its power from renewable energy sources by 2020 will be challenging on days when clouds shade acres of solar photovoltaic panels or when thousands of wind turbines ...

dateMar 16, 2010 in Energy & Green Tech
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Climate threatens birds, says new bird report

Climate changes will have an increasingly disruptive effect on bird species in all habitats, with oceanic and Hawaiian birds in greatest peril, according to a new report on the state of birds released March 11 by U.S. Secretary ...

dateMar 16, 2010 in Ecology
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