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Volume 0, Number 23
December 3, 2001

Neutrino scattering anomalies
Cloning
Quantum theory
Alzheimer's disease
AIDS
Lupus
DNA computing
Extrasolar planets
Semiconductor advances
Diabetes
Martian water
Carbon nanotubes and superconductivity
Global warming
Sleep apnea
Black holes
Brain imaging studies
Brain mechanisms of memory
Gravity wave experiment
Gene location software
Photoreceptor cell genes
Earth's core-mantle boundary


Neutrino scattering anomalies

References:
  1. November 21, 2001 - Puzzling Neutrino Results at Fermilab
  2. November 27, 2001 - Neutrinos feel the force
  3. November 27, 2001 - Reticent Neutrino Good Probe For Studying Weak Force
Background


Cloning

References:
  1. November 26, 2001 - First cloned human embryos created
  2. November 26, 2001 - Advanced Cell Technology Reports Publication Of Results Of Human Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer And Parthenogenesis
  3. November 26, 2001 - Human Embryo Cloned
  4. November 27, 2001 - Human clone not miracle cure
Background


Quantum theory

References:
  1. November 26, 2001 - Holograms Based On 'Spooky Action At A Distance'
  2. November 29, 2001 - Exorcising Einstein's spooks
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. November 26, 2001 - Estrogen Protects Brain Cells And Reduces Risk Of Developing Alzheimer's Disease
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. November 26, 2001 - High HIV Levels Shut Down Anti-HIV Immune Responses
Background


Lupus

References:
  1. November 26, 2001 - Lupus Study Finds Abnormal Alpha-Interferon Secretion May Lead To Better Gene Therapies For Immune-System Disease
Background


DNA computing

References:
  1. November 27, 2001 - Scientists Build Tiny Computer Using DNA Molecules
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. November 27, 2001 - Distant starlight reveals alien atmosphere
  2. November 27, 2001 - Astronomers glimpse atmosphere of extra-solar planet
  3. November 27, 2001 - Sodium spotted in the atmosphere of distant planet
  4. November 27, 2001 - Planet circling another star probed
  5. November 27, 2001 - First Detection Made of an Extrasolar Planet's Atmosphere
  6. November 28, 2001 - Hubble Detects Distant Planet's Atmosphere
  7. November 28, 2001 - Sodium Detected In Extrasolar Planet's Atmosphere
  8. November 29, 2001 - Hubble Space Telescope Makes First Direct Measurements Of Atmosphere On World Around Another Star
Background


Semiconductor advances

References:
  1. November 27, 2001 - Intel Announces Breakthrough In Chip Transistor Design
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. November 27, 2001 - Diabetes heart death warning
Background


Martian water

References:
  1. November 27, 2001 - Water on Mars for longer
Background


Carbon nanotubes and superconductivity

References:
  1. November 28, 2001 - Nanotubes hint at room temperature superconductivity
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. November 28, 2001 - Volcanic Eruptions Masked Global Warming During The Past 20 Years
Background


Sleep apnea

References:
  1. November 28, 2001 - Gender Hormones May Be A Key Factor In Sleep Apnea
  2. November 29, 2001 - Gender Differences Possible Root Of Sleeping Disorder
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. November 28, 2001 - Exploding Miniature Black Holes: Galaxy May Be Stuffed With Them
  2. November 28, 2001 - Stellar Black Hole is Most Massive Known in Milky Way
  3. November 28, 2001 - Black holes "detonating all over our Galaxy"
  4. November 29, 2001 - Massive hole makes theories leaky
  5. November 29, 2001 - Giant Black Hole Mass a Mystery
  6. November 29, 2001 - Stellar link helps black holes weigh in
Background


Brain imaging studies

References:
  1. November 28, 2004 - Music - good vibrations for deaf
Background


Brain mechanisms of memory

References:
  1. November 29, 2001 - Imaging Study Reveals Competition Between Brain's Memory Centers
  2. November 30, 2001 - Pictures Reveal How Nerve Cells Form Connections To Store Short- And Long-Term Memories In Brain
  3. November 30, 2001 - Brain Cells Imaged As They Form Connections
  4. December 3, 2001 - Pictures of Nerve Cells Hint at Changes Underlying Memory Formation
Background


Gravity wave experiment

References:
  1. November 30, 2001 - NASA Spacecraft To Hunt For Elusive Gravity Ripples
Background


Gene location software

References:
  1. November 30, 2001 - New Computer Program Detects Overlooked Gene Segments: Previous Estimates Of Human Gene Number Too Low
Background


Photoreceptor cell genes

References:
  1. November 30, 2001 - Researchers Identify the Full Complement of Photoreceptor Genes
  2. November 30, 2001 - Comprehensive Set Of Vision Genes Discovered
Background


Earth's core-mantle boundary

References:
  1. November 30, 2001 - Earth's Core-Mantle Boundary Has Core-Rigidity Zone
  2. November 30, 2001 - New Details Of Earth's Internal Structure Emerge From Seismic Data
Background


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