Archive: 09/27/2007

On demand FB cell phone replays created

People attending Purdue University home football games this fall might be the first U.S. college fans able to call up instant replays on their cell phones.

Sep 27, 2007
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Research cautions to catch-and-release in less than 4 minutes

Recreational fishing that involves catch-and-release may seem like just good fun, and that released fish go on to live happily ever after, but a recent study at the University of Illinois shows that improper handling techniques ...

Sep 27, 2007
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Climate may increase heat-related deaths by 2050s

While some uncertainty does exist in climate projections and future health vulnerability, overall increases in heat-related premature mortality are likely by the 2050s, according to a recent study by Columbia University’s ...

Sep 27, 2007
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Carbon Nanotubes Have Room for Multifunctionality

In the quest to turn carbon nanotubes from nanoscale wonder into clinically useful drug and imaging agent delivery agents, researchers have often added polymer coatings to the outside of the nanotubes in order to render them ...

Sep 27, 2007
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'Rusting' Also Describes How Methamphetamine Harms

Rochelle Schwartz-Bloom, a Duke University pharmacology professor who left the lab bench to focus on science education, has developed a tactic for keeping students hands in the air at the end of class.

Sep 27, 2007
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SOHO Mission Discovers Rare Comet

The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) has discovered a rare periodic comet. SOHO has already discovered more than 1,350 comets during its mission, but this is the first time one of its discoveries ...

Sep 27, 2007
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