Archive: 02/22/2010

Symbiotic Stars

(PhysOrg.com) -- Many, perhaps even most stars, are members of binaries -- two stars that orbit each other. Symbiotic stars are a small subset of binaries with an attitude: they display characteristic, dramatic, ...

Feb 22, 2010 5 / 5 (3) 0 | with audio podcast

Do TV ads affect children's diet, obesity?

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago Institute for Health Research and Policy have received a $2.2 million federal grant to determine whether or not TV food advertising affects children's diet, physical activity ...

Feb 22, 2010 2.3 / 5 (4) 0

SFU develops super sensor devices

(PhysOrg.com) -- Imagine being able to adjust your home furnace, check whether your arteries are plugging up and pinpoint the location of your child, all with a tap of the same quarter-sized brooch.

Feb 22, 2010 4 / 5 (1) 0