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Volume 0, Number 3
July 16, 2001

We especially need imagination in science. It is not all mathematics, nor all logic, but it is somewhat beauty and poetry.
Maria Mitchell

Artificial eggs and sperm
CP symmetry violation
Human genome
Alzheimer's disease
Global warming
Human sex differences in face recognition
Eukaryotic cells
Quantum interference in liquids
Neural development in mammals
Globular-like star cluster
Controlled nuclear fusion
Ardipithecus
Cancer
Gene therapy
SETI
Gamma ray bursts
Gravity waves
Cell death
Genetic variation
Stem cells and cloning
Ardipithecus


Artificial eggs and sperm

References:
  1. July 2, 2001 - Artificial human eggs created
  2. July 10, 2001 - Babies for gay couples remain science fiction
Background


CP symmetry violation

References:
  1. July 6, 2001 - Physicists find a new, striking difference between matter and antimatter
  2. July 9, 2001 - Matter and antimatter not equal and opposite
  3. July 12, 2001 - CP Violation in the Decay of B Mesons
  4. July 13, 2001 - Physicists Find A New, Striking Difference Between Matter And Antimatter
  5. July 14, 2001 - The fact of the matter
  6. July 1, 2001 - Nature's Subtle Secret - New Difference Between Matter And Antimatter
Background


Human genome

References:
  1. July 7, 2001 - Dispute over number of human genes
  2. July 9, 2001 - With First Comparative Look At Human And Mouse DNA, Joint Genome Institute Team Confirms Gene Estimate
  3. July 12, 2001 - Think of a number, then double it
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. July 9, 2001 - Benefits From Alzheimer's Plaque-Producing Reaction?
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. July 9, 2001 - Not everyone believes the world is slowly baking
Background


Human sex differences in face recognition

References:
  1. July 9, 2001 - Facing sex differences
Background


Eukaryotic cells

References:
  1. July 10, 2001 - Rooting for the truth
Background


Quantum interference in liquids

References:
  1. July 6, 2001 - How Fast Does The World Turn? New Quantum Gyro May Tell Us
  2. July 9, 2001 - As the World Turns, a Quantum Gyro Can Clock its Speed
  3. July 10, 2001 - Quantum Interference Demonstrated For First Time In Liquids
Background


Neural development in mammals

References:
  1. July 11, 2001 - Brain-Development Timeline For Mammalian Species
Background


Globular-like star cluster

References:
  1. July 11, 2001 - Strange cluster reveals star secrets
Background


Controlled nuclear fusion

References:
  1. July 11, 2001 - Nuclear fusion gets quadruple boost
Background


Ardipithecus

References:
  1. July 11, 2001 - Old bones may be earliest human ancestor
  2. July 12, 2001 - New Ethiopian Fossils May Represent Oldest Human Ancestor Yet
  3. July 12, 2001 - New early human fossils
  4. July 12, 2001 - Fossils From Ethiopia May Be Earliest Human Ancestor
  5. July 12, 2001 - Earliest Human Ancestors Discovered In Ethiopia
  6. July 12, 2001 - Planet of the apes
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. July 11, 2001 - Flaxseed and a Low-Fat Diet Offer Protection Against Prostate Cancer
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. July 12, 2001 - Researchers Use Gene Therapy For Rare, Inherited Brain Disease
Background


SETI

References:
  1. July 12, 2001 - ET can't call us if he's wet
Background


Gamma ray bursts

References:
  1. July 12, 2001 - Strong Bursts Linked to Electrically Charged Black Holes
Background


Gravity waves

References:
  1. July 13, 2001 - Big Spheres to Catch Gravity Waves
Background


Cell death

References:
  1. July 13, 2001 - Blocking "Engulfment" Gives Dying Cells New Lease On Life
Background


Genetic variation

References:
  1. July 13, 2001 - Surprise variation found in human genes
Background


Stem cells and cloning

References:
  1. July 13, 2001 - Company Using Cloning to Yield Stem Cells
  2. July 13, 2001 - Confusion over cloned human embryos
Background


Ardipithecus

References:
  1. July 14, 2001 - Earliest Ancestor Emerges in Africa
Background


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