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Volume 1, Number 15
April 15, 2002

Stem cells
Alzheimer's disease
Pattern perception in the brain
Star formation
Agricultural biotechnology
Poincaré conjecture
Graph theory
Quasars and massive elliptical galaxies
Axion-photon oscillation
Extrasolar planets
Distribution of dark matter
Simulation of galactic clustering
Galactic proto-clusters
Quark stars
Neutrino dark matter
Neutrino factory
Deep biosphere
Evolutionary genomics
Carbon nanotubes
Gene therapy
Leptin and obesity
Star formation


Stem cells

References:
  1. April 8, 2002 - Re-implanted stem cells tackle Parkinson's
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. April 8, 2002 - New Approaches Seen For Early Alzheimer's Diagnosis
  2. April 8, 2002 - Tests Reveal Subtle Signs Of Alzheimer's Before Clinical Symptoms Appear
Background


Pattern perception in the brain

References:
  1. April 8, 2002 - Brain Center Searches For Patterns
Background


Star formation

References:
  1. April 8, 2002 - Ice Plays Role In Star Formation: Surface Scientists
  2. April 9, 2002 - Icy insight into star birth
  3. April 11, 2002 - Interstellar Beams Give Clumping Stars A Signature
  4. April 12, 2002 - Young Stars Like To Hang Out, Rumble Occasionally
Background


Agricultural biotechnology

References:
  1. April 8, 2002 - Journal Retracts Support for Claims of Invasive GM Corn
Background


Poincaré conjecture

References:
  1. April 9, 2002 - Poincar Conjecture Purportedly Proved
  2. April 9, 2002 - $1 million mathematical mystery "solved"
Background


Graph theory

References:
  1. April 9, 2002 - The Gray Graph Is the Smallest Graph of Its Kind
Background


Quasars and massive elliptical galaxies

References:
  1. April 9, 2002 - History Of Massive Elliptical Galaxies Traced Back
Background


Axion-photon oscillation

References:
  1. April 9, 2002 - Dimming Supernovas without Cosmic Acceleration

Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. April 10, 2002 - Study Narrows Candidate Stars that Might Harbor Earths
  2. April 10, 2002 - Earthlike Worlds Could Be Scattered Throughout Galaxy
  3. April 11, 2002 - Signs of Another Solar System Like Ours
Background


Distribution of dark matter

References:
  1. April 10, 2002 - Best Image Of Dark Matter In Supercluster Seen Today
Background


Simulation of galactic clustering

References:
  1. April 10, 2002 - Computer Simulations Predict Clustering Of Galaxies
Background


Galactic proto-clusters

References:
  1. April 10, 2002 - Distant Galaxies Discovered, Pushing Back Beginnings
Background


Quark stars

References:
  1. April 10, 2002 - Exotic star is made entirely of quarks
  2. April 10, 2003 - Evidence Found for New Form of Ultra-Dense Matter
  3. April 10, 2002 - Quark Stars Get Real
  4. April 11, 2002 - Stars Suggest a Quark Twist and a New Kind of Matter
  5. April 11, 2002 - Quark star glimmers
  6. April 12, 2002 - X-Ray Evidence Suggests a New Form of Matter
  7. April 16, 2002 - Quark Stars
  8. April 17, 2002 - Cosmic X-Rays Reveal Evidence For New Form Of Matter
Background


Neutrino dark matter

References:
  1. April 10, 2002 - Neutrinos Only Account For One Fifth Of Dark Matter
  2. April 11, 2002 - Neutrino weighed up
Background


Neutrino factory

References:
  1. April 11, 2002 - Neutrinos From The Sun And From A Factory Described
Background


Deep biosphere

References:
  1. April 11, 2002 - Hydrogen-Fed Bacteria May Exist Beyond Earth
Background


Evolutionary genomics

References:
  1. April 11, 2002 - Scientists sort the chimps from the men
  2. April 11, 2002 - How Humans Gained Their Mental Edge
  3. April 12, 2002 - Human brains over chimp
  4. April 12, 2002 - Researchers Uncover Brain Patterns That Differentiate Humans From Chimpanzees
  5. April 15, 2002 - Genetic Activity Marks Difference between Brains of Humans and Chimps

Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. April 12, 2002 - Research Yields "Designer" Carbon Nanotubes; Addition Of Fluorine Opens Door To Hundreds Of Nanotube Derivatives
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. April 12, 2002 - "Vigilant Vector" Could Insert Genes That Sense, Prevent Heart Attacks
Background


Leptin and obesity

References:
  1. April 12, 2002 - New, Promising Target For The Battle Against Obesity
  2. April 19, 2002 - Researchers Identify Protein That Overcomes Leptin Resistance
Background


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