Archive: 08/26/2008

New analysis of earthquake zone raises questions

Oregon State University scientists have completed a new analysis of an earthquake fault line that extends some 200 miles off the southern and central Oregon coast that they say is more active than the San Andreas Fault in ...

dateAug 26, 2008 in Earth Sciences
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How Do Galaxies Grow?

How do galaxies form? The most widely accepted answer to this fundamental question is the model of 'hierarchical formation', a step-wise process in which small galaxies merge to build larger ones. One can ...

dateAug 26, 2008 in Astronomy
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OU researchers developing new tool to detect cancer

Early cancer detection can significantly improve survival rates. Current diagnostic tests often fail to detect cancer in the earliest stages and at the same time expose a patient to the harmful effects of radiation. Led by ...

dateAug 26, 2008 in Cancer
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