Archive: 02/18/2013

Wiring the ocean

For most people, the sea is a deep, dark mystery. That is changing, though, as scientists find innovative ways to track the movements of ocean-going creatures.

Feb 18, 2013 not rated yet 0

As predators decline, carbon emissions rise

(Phys.org)—University of British Columbia researchers have found that when the animals at the top of the food chain are removed, freshwater ecosystems emit a lot more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.

Feb 18, 2013 4.2 / 5 (5) 1 | with audio podcast

A cure for the common hangover?

(Phys.org)—In a discovery that could derail the popular "Hangover" movie franchise, a team of researchers led by UCLA engineers has identified a method for speeding up the body's reaction to the consumption of alcohol.

Feb 18, 2013 4.3 / 5 (14) 7 | with audio podcast
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