Archive: 30/06/2010

Anger drives support for wartime presidents

It's no secret that Americans tend to throw their support behind a sitting U.S. president when the nation is thrust into a war or other potentially violent conflict with a foreign foe - a phenomenon known as the "rally 'round ...

dateJun 30, 2010 in Social Sciences
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Ant colonies share disease resistance

(PhysOrg.com) -- A Northeastern University biology professor and her team of student researchers have discovered that the social feeding habits of carpenter ants reduce disease transmission and widespread infection within ...

dateJun 30, 2010 in Plants & Animals
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A Black Hole Slingshot?

(PhysOrg.com) -- Evidence for a recoiling black hole has been found using data from the Chandra X-ray Observatory, XMM-Newton, the Hubble Space Telescope, and several ground-based telescopes.

dateJun 30, 2010 in Astronomy
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Prostate cancer study's dramatic results

(PhysOrg.com) -- The risk of death for men suffering from locally advanced or high-risk prostate cancer could be dramatically cut, according to a new international study involving Cardiff University.

dateJun 30, 2010 in Cancer
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