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Volume 1, Number 31
August 5, 2002

Stem cells
Longevity
Quanutm information
Carbon nanotubes
Origins of Milky Way's globular clusters
Prions
Bose-Einstein condensates
Muon magnetic moment
Dark matter
Limit on neutrino mass
Black hole mergers
Cancer
Cancer genes
Obesity and heart failure risk
Human endogenous retroviruses
Semiconductor technology
Metameterials
Obesity and cancer


Stem cells

References:
  1. July 29, 2002 - Stem cells rescue retina
  2. July 30, 2002 - Adult Stem Cells Selectively Delivered Into The Eye And Used To Control Angiogenesis
  3. August 4, 2002 - 'Clean' human stem cells grown
Background


Longevity

References:
  1. July 29, 2002 - Be Happy, Live Long
  2. August 2, 2002 - Scientists unravel secrets of long life
Background


Quanutm information

References:
  1. July 29, 2002 - Towards Quantum Memory
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. July 29, 2002 - Carbon nanotubes found to fluoresce
  2. July 30, 2002 - Carbon Nanotubes Found To Fluoresce; Optical Properties Could Prove Useful In Biomedical, Nanoelectronic Applications
Background


Origins of Milky Way's globular clusters

References:
  1. July 29, 2002 - Milky Way's Oldest Stars May Be Galactic Intruders
Background


Prions

References:
  1. July 30, 2002 - Common Antibiotic Saps Prions' Strength
Background


Bose-Einstein condensates

References:
  1. July 30, 2002 - Quantum net for atom angling
Background


Muon magnetic moment

References:
  1. July 30, 2002 - Muon measurements bounce back
  2. July 31, 2002 - Studies Suggest Unknown Form of Matter Exists
  3. August 1, 2002 - Muons Don't Abide by Expectations
  4. August 1, 2002 - High-Precision Tests of the Standard Model
Background


Dark matter

References:
  1. July 31, 2002 - Rivers of Hot Gas Could Harbor Dark Matter
  2. August 1, 2002 - Astronomers detect the Universal web
  3. August 1, 2002 - Chandra Discovers "Rivers Of Gravity" That Define Cosmic Landscape
  4. August 1, 2002 - Clues to missing matter
Background


Limit on neutrino mass

References:
  1. August 1, 2002 - New Cosmological Upper Limit on Neutrino Mass
Background


Black hole mergers

References:
  1. August 1, 2002 - X marks spot for black hole mergers
  2. August 1, 2004 - Study Supports Idea that Giant Black Holes Merge
  3. August 1, 2002 - Black Holes Flip When Galaxies Crash
  4. August 2, 2002 - New Model Suggests X-Shaped Galaxies Mark Black Hole Mergers
  5. August 2, 2002 - When two black holes come together
  6. August 5, 2002 - Australian-American Duo Shows Black Holes In Collision
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. August 1, 2002 - Anti-cancer compound looking good
Background


Cancer genes

References:
  1. August 2, 2002 - Investigators Use Guilt-By-Association Strategy To Track Potential Cancer Causing Genes
Background


Obesity and heart failure risk

References:
  1. August 2, 2002 - Framingham Heart Study Finds Strong Link Between Overweight/Obesity And Risk For Heart Failure
Background


Human endogenous retroviruses

References:
  1. August 2, 2002 - Retroviruses Shows That Human-Specific Variety Developed When Humans, Chimps Diverged
Background


Semiconductor technology

References:
  1. August 2, 2002 - Semiconductors stride ahead
Background, Background, Background, Background


Metameterials

References:
  1. August 2, 2002 - Negative reaction to negative refraction
Background


Obesity and cancer

References:
  1. August 3, 2002 - Obesity (and Inactivity) Can Spur Cancers
Background, Background


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