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Volume 0, Number 4
July 23, 2001

High-temperature superconductors
Anti-tumor virus therapy
Immune system
Brain cancer
Test of general relativity
DNA testing technology
Macrophages
Quantum Zeno effect
Bose-Einstein Condensate
Diabetes
Genetic algorithms
Cell cycle
B cells run risk of lymphoma
Galaxies and black holes
Colliding galaxies
Alzheimer's disease
Prion physics
AIDS
Global warming
Oldest crustacean fossils
Quantum cryptography


High-temperature superconductors

References:
  1. July 11, 2001 - Superconducting Serendipity in MgB2
  2. July 16, 2001 - Good Vibrations Make Magnesium Boride a Model Superconductor
Background


Anti-tumor virus therapy

References:
  1. July 16, 2001 - Researchers Have Transformed A Virus Into A Better Cancer Killer
Background


Immune system

References:
  1. July 16, 2001 - Researchers Find How Tuberculosis Bacterium Evades Detection By Immune System
  2. July 17, 2001 - Researchers Discover How Immune System Rids Nervous System Of Mosquito-Borne Viruses
Background


Brain cancer

References:
  1. July 17, 2001 - Research Detects Mechanism That Appears To Enable Deadly Brain Tumors To Progress, Develop Blood Supplies To Fuel Their Growth, And Invade Neighboring Healthy Tissues
Background


Test of general relativity

References:
  1. July 11, 2001 - Relativity passes the pulsar test
  2. July 18, 2001 - "The Dish" Tests Einstein's Warped Space
Background


DNA testing technology

References:
  1. July 18, 2001 - Color-Coded Quantum Dots For Fast DNA Testing
Background


Macrophages

References:
  1. July 18, 2001 - Researchers find active new role for cell 'undertakers' in cell death
Background


Quantum Zeno effect

References:
  1. July 18, 2001 - Watching boils pot
  2. July 19, 2001 - Experiment Proves Two Counterintuitive and Contradictory Quantum Effects
Background


Bose-Einstein Condensate

References:
  1. July 18, 2001 - Bose-Einstein condensation bursts out
  2. July 19, 2001 - Curious collapse
  3. July 19, 2001 - Form Of Matter Discovered In 1995 Shows Ability To Collapse, Explode
  4. July 19, 2001 - Form Of Matter Shows Ability To Collapse & Explode
  5. July 23, 2001 - Miniature Supernova Created in Lab
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. July 18, 2001 - Diabetes may be an immune disease
Background


Genetic algorithms

References:
  1. July 19, 2001 - Digital Organisms Used To Confirm Evolutionary Process
Background


Cell cycle

References:
  1. July 19, 2001 - New rule dividing cells
Background


B cells run risk of lymphoma

References:
  1. July 19, 2001 - Immune cells change for the worse
Background


Galaxies and black holes

References:
  1. July 19, 2001 - Tiny black hole lurks in neighbouring galaxy
  2. July 19, 2001 - Black Holes: Most Galaxies May Not Have One
  3. July 19, 2001 - Rutgers' Black Hole Discovery: The First Galaxy Without One Or The Smallest Black Hole Yet?
  4. July 19, 2001 - Missing black hole forces galaxy rethink
  5. July 20, 2001 - Scientists Find the Smallest Black Hole Yet in a Nearby Galaxy
  6. July 23, 2001 - Rutgers' Black Hole Discovery: The First Galaxy Without One Or The Smallest Black Hole Yet?
Background


Colliding galaxies

References:
  1. July 19, 2001 - Hubble Spies Galactic Collision
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. July 20, 2001 - Alzheimer's therapy hope
Background


Prion physics

References:
  1. July 20, 2001 - The Physics of Prion Diseases
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. July 20, 2001 - Minor Mutations In HIV Virus Have Major Impact
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. July 20, 2001 - Earth May Warm Four to Seven Degrees by 2100, Study Finds
  2. July 20, 2001 - Earth Likely To Warm 4 To 7 Degrees By 2100
  3. July 23, 2001 - Burning Bush
Background


Oldest crustacean fossils

References:
  1. July 20, 2001 - 511-Million-Year-Old Fossil Suggests Pre-Cambrian Origins for Crustaceans
Background


Quantum cryptography

References:
  1. July 21, 2001 - The end of the code war?
Background


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