Archive: 06/25/2008

Mars air once had moisture

A new analysis of Martian soil data led by University of California, Berkeley, geoscientists suggests that there was once enough water in the planet's atmosphere for a light drizzle or dew to hit the ground, ...

Jun 25, 2008 4.1 / 5 (24) 0

Migrating songbirds learn survival tips on the fly

Migrating songbirds take their survival cues from local winged residents when flying through unfamiliar territory, a new Queen's University-led study shows. It's a case of "When in Rome, do as the Romans do," ...

Jun 25, 2008 4.8 / 5 (6) 0

Salutary pizza spice

Oregano doesn´t only give a Pizza its typical taste. Researchers at Bonn University and the ETH Zürich have discovered that this spice also contains a substance which, amongst other qualities, appears to help cure inflammations. ...

Jun 25, 2008 4.2 / 5 (28) 0