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Volume 11, Number 26
June 25, 2012


Physical sciences
Technology
Life sciences
Neuroscience, psychology, behavior
Health and medicine
Physical sciences

Star formation in the early universe

Technology

Life sciences

Antibiotic resistance
Nervous system evolution
NF-κB and aging

Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior

Genetics and intelligence

Health and medicine

Alzheimer's disease



Physical sciences


Star formation in the early universe

References:
  1. June 20, 2012 - Simulations point to a lumpier environment for early star formation
  2. June 20, 2012 - Early stars created a sight yet unseen
  3. June 20, 2012 - A Windy Early Universe
  4. June 20, 2012 - Cosmic Web of the First Stars unveiled at Liverpool Conference
  5. June 21, 2012 - Researchers build computer simulation that shows a way to detect the birth of the first stars
Technical papers:
  1. The signature of the first stars in atomic hydrogen at redshift 20
Background, Background



Technology



Life sciences


Antibiotic resistance

References:
  1. June 18, 2012 - Concentration gradients promote antibiotic resistance
Background, Background


Nervous system evolution

References:
  1. June 18, 2012 - Clues to Nervous System Evolution Found in Nerve-less Sponge - also here
  2. June 25, 2012 - Why the sponge’s protosynapses never evolved into the real thing
Background


NF-κB and aging

References:
  1. June 19, 2012 - Aging Slowed in Mouse Model by Blocking Key Protein, Pitt Researchers Say
Technical papers:
  1. NF-κB inhibition delays DNA damage-induced senescence and aging in mice
Background



Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior


Genetics and intelligence

References:
  1. June 19, 2012 - Genetic Variants Build a Smarter Brain
Background



Health and medicine


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. June 19, 2012 - Like a prion, Alzheimer's protein seeds itself in the brain
Background


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