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Volume 1, Number 23
June 10, 2002

Wimpzillas and high-energy cosmic rays
High-energy neutrino detection
The universe as a computer
Stem cells
Black holes
Gamma ray bursts
Quantum dots
Charmed hadrons
Doubts about evidence for earliest life
Destruction of globluar cluster by the Milky Way
Supernova simulations
Dark matter
Human genome
Neutron stars
Permian-Triassic mass extinction
Neuron regeneration
DNA nanotechnology
Early plants
Immune system
Global warming
Brain-computer interface
Water on Mars
Ghrelin
Cancer


Wimpzillas and high-energy cosmic rays

References:
  1. June 3, 2002 - Wimpzillas leave tracks say astronomers
Background


High-energy neutrino detection

References:
  1. June 3, 2002 - Neutrino Whispers in the Sea
Background


The universe as a computer

References:
  1. June 3, 2002 - Universe is a computer
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. June 3, 2002 - Bone Marrow Stem Cells Build Blood Vessels In Mice
  2. June 4, 2002 - Rat Liver Stem Cells Can Become Insulin-Producing
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. June 3, 2002 - Black Hole Dynamo: New Source of Free Energy Fills Universe
  2. June 4, 2002 - Black Hole Dynamo May Be Cosmos' Ultimate Electricity Generator
  3. June 5, 2002 - Black Holes Find Mates at the Stars' Singles Bars
  4. June 6, 2002 - Black holes have ring of truth
  5. June 6, 2002 - Study Reveals Origin of Jets from Supermassive Black Hole
Background


Gamma ray bursts

References:
  1. June 4, 2002 - Mission: Unravel The Mysteries Of Gamma Ray Bursts
Background


Quantum dots

References:
  1. June 4, 2002 - Quantum dots count microwave photons
Background


Charmed hadrons

References:
  1. June 4, 2002 - Charm School For Quarks
  2. June 10, 2002 - Doubly Charmed Particles?
  3. July 6, 2002 - Twice-charmed particles found?
Background


Doubts about evidence for earliest life

References:
  1. June 4, 2002 - Dusted for Life's Fingerprints, Rocks Fail
Background


Destruction of globluar cluster by the Milky Way

References:
  1. June 4, 2002 - Milky Way Tidal Forces Rip Apart Star Clusters
Background


Supernova simulations

References:
  1. June 4, 2002 - First 3-D Model of Exploding Stars Reveals 'Lava Lamp' Action
  2. June 5, 2002 - Scientists Add New Dimension to Supernovae Simulations
Background


Dark matter

References:
  1. June 5, 2002 - Dark Matter: Science Doesn't Know What, Where Or How
Background


Human genome

References:
  1. June 5, 2002 - Chromosome 21 Contains 10% More Genes Than Predicted
  2. June 9, 2002 - Human gene map accuracy increases five-fold
Background


Neutron stars

References:
  1. June 6, 2002 - Chandra Probes Neutron Star
Background


Permian-Triassic mass extinction

References:
  1. June 6, 2002 - Volcanic 'flood' linked to extinction
  2. June 10, 2002 - Landscape Reveals Massive Lava Field Tied to Mass Extinction
Background


Neuron regeneration

References:
  1. June 7, 2002 - Study Shows Cellular Interaction Governs Neurons' Inability to Regenerate
  2. June 7, 2002 - Neurons Give Up The Growth
Background


DNA nanotechnology

References:
  1. June 7, 2002 - Writing Nanopatterns With DNA Inks
Background


Early plants

References:
  1. June 7, 2002 - Study Of Fossils Found In Arctic Shows Plants More Developed At Earlier Time

Immune system

References:
  1. June 7, 2002 - Watching Individual T Cells Move In Immune System
  2. June 10, 2002 - Scientists Become Filmmakers To Decipher Immunity
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. June 7, 2002 - Greenland's warming ice flows faster
Background


Brain-computer interface

References:
  1. June 7, 2002 - Monkey mind control
Background


Water on Mars

References:
  1. June 8, 2002 - Hints of water near both poles of Mars
Background


Ghrelin

References:
  1. June 8, 2002 - Dieting woes tied to hunger hormone
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. June 8, 2002 - Pudgy? Here's a Small Benefit
  2. June 9, 2002 - Cancer gene search strikes early success
Background


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