Archive: 11/26/2007

The proof is in the tree bark

A study by Indiana University researchers found the chlorinated flame retardant Dechlorane Plus in the bark of trees across the northeastern US, with by far the highest concentrations measured near the Niagara Falls, N.Y., ...

Nov 26, 2007 3.2 / 5 (5) 0

New Life for Linac

After years of planning and hard work involving teams from every corner of the lab, SLAC's venerable linac has undergone the most radical set of alterations in its 40+ year career. Although a handful of minor ...

Nov 26, 2007 4 / 5 (4) 0

Is your heart aging faster than you are?

Despite the increasing evidence that managing high cholesterol reduces cardiovascular events, many people do not achieve recommended lipid levels. This is due, in part, to patients’ lack of understanding about their risk ...

Nov 26, 2007 3.3 / 5 (6) 0