Archive: 02/26/2007

Sex hormone signaling helps burn calories

Any dieter can tell you: Body weight is a function of how much food you eat and how much energy you use. The trick to maintaining a healthy weight lies in regulating the balance. Now new research from Rockefeller ...

Feb 26, 2007 4.3 / 5 (7) 0

Grand Theft Pluto

When New Horizons, NASA's Pluto-bound spacecraft, swings by Jupiter on Feb. 28th, it will pick up a few souvenirs along the way – photos, data, and an extra 9000 miles per hour courtesy of the largest planet ...

Feb 26, 2007 4.8 / 5 (12) 0

A climate-change amplifying mechanism

During the past ninety thousand years there were alternating hot and cold periods lasting several thousand years each which resulted in a modification of global oceanic circulation. With the help of paleoclimatic and paleooceanographic ...

Feb 26, 2007 4.4 / 5 (18) 0