Archive: 08/29/2007

Smoking turns on genes -- permanently

Smoking tobacco is no longer considered sexy, but it may prove a permanent turn on for some genes. Research published today in the online open access journal BMC Genomics could help explain why former smokers are still more s ...

Aug 29, 2007 4.6 / 5 (32) 0

Next Ice Age delayed by rising CO2 levels

Future ice ages may be delayed by up to half a million years by our burning of fossil fuels. That is the implication of recent work by Dr Toby Tyrrell of the University of Southampton's School of Ocean and Earth Science at ...

Aug 29, 2007 3.8 / 5 (37) 0