Archive: 10/9/2007

Humans unknowing midwives for pregnant moose

When it’s time for moose to give birth in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, they head to where it is safest from predators – namely closer to people, according to a new study by the Wildlife Conservation Society.

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Cell phone may hurt child's health

Professor Kjell Mild of Sweden's Orbero University said young children are more at risk when using cell phones because of their thinner skulls.

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Jules Verne dry cargo prepared in Turin

Around 180 kg of dry cargo which is to be carried into space on board Jules Verne, the first Automated Transfer Vehicle, is currently undergoing final preparation in Turin, Italy, ahead of shipment to the ...

dateOct 09, 2007 in Space Exploration
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An AIDS-related virus reveals more ways to cause cancer

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have shed new light on how Kaposi’s Sarcoma-associated Herpes Virus (KSHV) subverts normal cell machinery to cause cancer. A KSHV protein called latency-associated ...

dateOct 09, 2007 in Cancer
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