Archive: 3/11/2010

Key Parkinson's clue could be protein aggregate

(PhysOrg.com) -- Proteins perform almost every function our bodies require for life. But, they also can misbehave in myriad ways. By retracing the history of each abnormal reaction, biochemists aim to determine the events ...

dateNov 03, 2010 in Biochemistry
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Apple to lengthen music previews to 90 seconds

(PhysOrg.com) -- It was speculated in late August that iTunes would double the length of its audio clips from 30 seconds to 60. But starting soon, songs that aren’t shorter than two minutes and 30 seconds will be tripled ...

dateNov 03, 2010 in Internet
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Identity of Pompeii's mystery horse revealed

(PhysOrg.com) -- The identity of a mysterious breed of "horse" which has baffled experts since its remains were uncovered at Pompeii has been resolved by a Cambridge University researcher – who realised it was a donkey.

dateNov 03, 2010 in Biochemistry
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