Archive: 30/12/2006

Ground spider diversity studied in research project

None of Takesha Henderson's discoveries are named Charlotte, but they are weaving a new chapter in Texas entomology. Her graduate studies at Texas A&M University have led to the discovery of 25 new spiders in Brazos County ...

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National eye scan database grows

Twenty-six states are participating in an eye-scanning project that helps identify missing children or adults afflicted with memory loss.

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New ink makes tattoos less permanent

Scientists at two U.S. universities developed a solution to make tattoos less permanent -- an ink that can be removed with a single laser treatment.

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LASIK, LASEK results about equal

Patients seeking vision correction surgery had good results from both LASIK and LASEK procedures, a study by the University of Illinois at Chicago showed.

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