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Volume 3, Number 2
January 12, 2004

Early galaxy formation
Alzheimer's disease
Meiosis
Nanotechnology
Massive star
Prions
Cancer
Diabetes
Global warming
Optoelectronics
Carbon nanotubes
Black holes
Simulation of formation of first stars
Supernovae
Galaxy collisions
Superconductivity
Hydrogen storage technology
Muon anomalous magnetic moment
Honeybee genome
Double pulsars
Organic molecules in space
Origins of life
Magnetars
Mathematical model of body asymmetry
Suppresion of memory
Development of neural connections


Early galaxy formation

References:
  1. January 5, 2004 - Galaxies in Young Cosmos More Massive and Mature than Expected
  2. January 9, 2004 - Astronomers See Era Of Rapid Galaxy Formation; New Findings Pose A Challenge For Cold Dark Matter Theory
  3. January 9, 2004 - Astronomers See Era Of Rapid Galaxy Formation; New Findings Pose A Challenge For Cold Dark Matter Theory
  4. January 9, 2004 - Large Galaxies Formed Surprisingly Early
  5. January 9, 2004 - Large-Scale Structures in the Early Universe
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. January 5, 2004 - Neuroscientists Pinpoint Midlife Crisis In Brain Circuitry As Key To Brain Aging And Onset Of Alzheimer's Later In Life
  2. January 5, 2004 - More Sensitive Test Norms Better Predict Who Might Develop Alzheimer's Disease
  3. January 8, 2004 - Alzheimer's disease cause identified?
  4. January 8, 2004 - Gene Targeting Prevents Memory Loss In Alzheimer's Disease Model
Background


Meiosis

References:
  1. January 5, 2004 - Researchers Find Key Gene In Production Of Egg And Sperm
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Scientists Turn DNA Tubes into Nanowires
Background


Massive star

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Biggest, Brightest Star Puzzles Astronomers
  2. January 6, 2004 - Star May Be Biggest, Brightest Yet Observed
Background


Prions

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Enzyme Fully Degrades Mad Cow Disease Prion
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Vegetables That Prevent May Ultimately Cure Some Cancers
  2. January 6, 2004 - Metastasis Of Colon Cancer Cells Reversed In Vitro
  3. January 7, 2004 - Changes In Shape Of Single Protein Plays Key Role In The Spread Of Cancer Cells
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Long-Term Coffee Consumption Significantly Reduces Type 2 Diabetes Risk
  2. January 7, 2004 - Coffee Consumption Linked to Lower Diabetes Risk
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - El Nino-related Fires May Be Significant Source Of Greenhouse Gases
Background


Optoelectronics

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - New Light-emitting Transistor Could Revolutionize Electronics Industry
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Researchers create first ever integrated silicon circuit with nanotube transistors
  2. January 7, 2004 - Researchers Develop First Integrated Silicon Circuit With Nanotube Transistors
  3. January 9, 2004 - Research Suggests 'Nanotubes' Could Make Better Brain Probes
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Black Hole Gives Up Some Secrets
Background


Simulation of formation of first stars

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Lifeless Suns Dominated The Early Universe
Background, Background


Supernovae

References:
  1. January 7, 2004 - Supernova survivor lives to tell the tale
  2. January 9, 2004 - First Supernova Companion Star Found
Background


Galaxy collisions

References:
  1. January 6, 2004 - Our Violent Universe: Galaxy Ripped to Shreds
Background


Superconductivity

References:
  1. January 7, 2004 - Scientist Develops a Safer Way to Make One Class of Superconductors
Background


Hydrogen storage technology

References:
  1. January 7, 2004 - Scientists Find New Way To Store Hydrogen Fuel
Background


Muon anomalous magnetic moment

References:
  1. January 2, 2004 - New g-2 Measurement to be Announced at Brookhaven Lab
  2. January 8, 2004 - New g-2 Measurement Deviates Further From Standard Model
  3. January 8, 2004 - Muons continue to defy Standard Model
  4. January 9, 2004 - Negatively Misbehaving Muons
Background


Honeybee genome

References:
  1. January 8, 2004 - Honey Bee Genome Assembled
  2. January 9, 2004 - Honey bee genome sequenced
Background


Double pulsars

References:
  1. January 8, 2004 - First-Known Double Pulsar Opens up New Astrophysics
  2. January 9, 2004 - First double pulsar comes into view
  3. January 9, 2004 - Star twins
  4. January 14, 2004 - Double pulsar discovery rewrites research
Background


Organic molecules in space

References:
  1. January 9, 2004 - Space molecules point to organic origins
  2. January 9, 2004 - Study Suggests Life On Earth Sprang From Borax Minerals
Background


Origins of life

References:
  1. January 9, 2004 - Study Suggests Life On Earth Sprang From Borax Minerals
Background


Magnetars

References:
  1. January 9, 2004 - Magnetars, The Most Magnetic Stars Known, More Common Than Previously Thought
Background


Mathematical model of body asymmetry

References:
  1. January 9, 2004 - How The Body Determines Where Organs Are Placed
Background


Suppresion of memory

References:
  1. January 9, 2004 - Brain Has Biological Mechanism To Block Unwanted Memories
Background


Development of neural connections

References:
  1. January 9, 2004 - Gene Essential For Development Of Normal Brain Connections Resulting From Sensory Input Discovered
Background


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