Archive: 02/4/2011

Zuckerberg dad: Mark got computer exposure young

(AP) -- Mark Zuckerberg's father said in a radio interview Friday that an early exposure to computers inspired his son's interest in technology, and he encouraged parents to support their children's strengths ...

dateFeb 04, 2011 in Other
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Researchers capture jumping genes

An ambitious hunt by Johns Hopkins scientists for actively "jumping genes" in humans has yielded compelling new evidence that the genome, anything but static, contains numerous pesky mobile elements that may help to explain ...

dateFeb 04, 2011 in Genetics
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First stars in universe were not alone

The first stars in the universe were not as solitary as previously thought. In fact, they could have formed alongside numerous companions when the gas disks that surrounded them broke up during formation, ...

dateFeb 04, 2011 in Astronomy
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