Archive: 05/21/2007

Geoscience converges under pressure

The contents of the deep Earth affect the planet as a whole, including life at its surface, but scientists must find unusual ways to "see" it. Only recently have researchers been able to produce the extreme temperatures and ...

May 21, 2007 3.1 / 5 (7) 0

Yoga and elevated brain GABA levels

Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and McLean Hospital have found that practicing yoga may elevate brain gamma-aminobutyric (GABA) levels, the brain's primary inhibitory neurotransmitter. The findings, ...

May 21, 2007 4.8 / 5 (20) 0

Wearing Your Wireless

Movies and television have educated us more than we know. Thanks to detective thrillers, we understand about the drama of "wearing a wire." But a NASA-sponsored technology is paving the way for all of us to ...

May 21, 2007 4 / 5 (4) 0