…children born to women in late summer or in early autumn are, on average, about 5mm taller, and have thicker bones, than those born in late winter and early spring. via The great health debate: is sunshine a miracle cure? | Science | The Observer.
Feb 08 2009
Feb 07 2009
Anitbiotics are becoming ineffective through inapproriate overuse.
Feb 06 2009
…test subjects given attention-demanding tasks did best when primed with the color red. Asked to be creative, they responded best to blue. via Seeing Red: Tweak Your Brain With Colors | Wired Science | Wired.com.
Jan 11 2009
…scientists have synthesized for the first time RNA enzymes that can replicate themselves without the help of any proteins or other cellular components, and the process proceeds indefinitely. via How Did Life Begin? RNA That Replicates Itself Indefinitely Developed For First Time.
Jun 25 2008
May 23 2008
Mar 12 2008
Compassion amongst animals.
Jul 12 2007
Your brain is not a machine. It’s an eccentric neighbor who’s constantly muttering under his breath.