Archive: 04/27/2009

US Army enlists Facebook, Twitter

The US Army said on Monday it had launched a fan page on Facebook and established an office for online "social media," despite security rules that limit soldiers' access to networking sites.

dateApr 27, 2009 in Internet
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Feminist social theories put to the test

A dissertation at Örebro University in Sweden brings to light major weaknesses in feminist social theories. They are untenable, far too undeveloped, and laden with insoluble internal problems of logic.

dateApr 27, 2009 in Social Sciences
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Universal flu vaccine holds promise

An influenza vaccine that protects against death and serious complications from different strains of flu is a little closer to reality, Saint Louis University vaccine researchers have found.

dateApr 27, 2009 in Medical research
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Swine flu hits Europe

Swine flu hit Europe with the first confirmed cases in Britain and Spain on Monday as governments and travel companies urged travellers to avoid Mexico where the virus has likely killed 149 people.

dateApr 27, 2009 in Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes
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