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Volume 1, Number 22
June 3, 2002

Speciation
Gene therapy
Alzheimer's disease
Parkinson's disease
Martian water
Eddington extrasolar planet search mission
H. pylori antibiotic in broccoli
Stem cells
Neutrino astronomy
Pulsars
Nanotechnology
Napping and learning
Bose-Einstein condensates
Special relativity tests
Amino acids in space
Diabetes
Terascale computing
Cell chemotaxis
Cloned tissue transplant


Speciation

References:
  1. May 28, 2002 - Formation Of New Species Proves Gradual, Not Sudden
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. May 28, 2002 - Gene Therapy Reverses Infertility In Male Mice
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. May 28, 2002 - MRI Brain Scan May Detect Alzheimer's Disease Decades Before First Symptoms
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. May 28, 2002 - Depressed People More Likely To Develop Parkinson's
  2. May 30, 2002 - UCLA Scientists Image How Parkinson's Genes Misfire In Mice

Martian water

References:
  1. May 28, 2002 - Mars Water Ice Confirmed Reports Say
  2. May 28, 2002 - Water Ice Discovery on Mars May Be 'Tip of an Iceberg'
  3. May 28, 2002 - Odyssey's Icy Discovery Warms Up Controversial Theories
  4. May 28, 2002 - Scientists Measuring Martian Ice Detect Oceans' Worth
  5. May 29, 2002 - Mars Odyssey's Measurements Reveal a Wet, Red Planet
  6. May 30, 2002 - Odyssey finds evidence for ice on Mars
Background


Eddington extrasolar planet search mission

References:
  1. May 28, 2002 - European Mission Planned in Search of Earth-Like Planets
Background


H. pylori antibiotic in broccoli

References:
  1. May 28, 2002 - Compound Derived from Broccoli Destroys Ulcer-Causing Bacterium
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. May 29, 2002 - New Technique Boosts Potential For Growing Stem Cells
  2. May 31, 2002 - Fat Cells Transformed To Resemble Nerve Cells
  3. May 31, 2002 - Mature Stem Cell Transplants Linked To Treatment Of Cerebral Palsy
  4. May 31, 2002 - Mechanism For Regulation Of Adult Stem Cells Found
Background


Neutrino astronomy

References:
  1. May 29, 2002 - Hope for neutrino detection
Background


Pulsars

References:
  1. May 29, 2002 - Astronomers tune in to youngest pulsar yet
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. May 29, 2002 - Chemical Engineers' Process Grows Crops Of Nanowires
Background


Napping and learning

References:
  1. May 29, 2002 - Midday nap may awaken learning potential
Background, Background


Bose-Einstein condensates

References:
  1. May 30, 2002 - Tantalizing evidence for molecular condensation
  2. June 1, 2002 - Atom laser gets a full tank
Background


Special relativity tests

References:
  1. May 30, 2002 - Was Einstein Wrong? Space Station Research May Find Out
  2. June 8, 2002 - Einstein theory put to the test

Amino acids in space

References:
  1. May 30, 2002 - Life Seems To Be Inevitable Consequence Of Existence
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. May 30, 2002 - Arresting drug for diabetes
Background


Terascale computing

References:
  1. May 31, 2002 - I. B. M. Gets Contract for Weather Supercomputer
Background


Cell chemotaxis

References:
  1. May 31, 2002 - Cancer-Linked Genes Play Key Role In Cell Chemotaxis
Background


Cloned tissue transplant

References:
  1. June 2, 2002 - Clone tissue transplant success
  2. June 2, 2002 - Therapeutic cloning "proof of principle"
  3. June 3, 2002 - Scientists Succeed in Transplanting Cloned Cow Tissue
  4. June 3, 2002 - Researchers Use Therapeutic Cloning To Create Functional Tissue In Cows
Background


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