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Volume 1, Number 13
April 1, 2002

Ancient supercontinent
Superconductivity
Immune system
Accelerating cosmic expansion
Stem cells
RNA viruses
Memory
Hox genes
Transposons and gene therapy
Astrochemistry
Global warming
Permian-Triassic mass extinction
Cancer
Extrasolar planet search
Knot theory
Quantum cryptography
Earth's magnetic field
Vascular endothelial growth factor
Optoelectronics
Slow earthquakes
Gene therapy for Parkinson's disease


Ancient supercontinent

References:
  1. March 25, 2002 - Ancient supercontinent proposed
Background


Superconductivity

References:
  1. March 25, 2002 - Superconductivity clue comes out of the blue
Background


Immune system

References:
  1. March 25, 2002 - Innate, Acquired Immunity Not Easily Differentiated
Background


Accelerating cosmic expansion

References:
  1. March 26, 2002 - Cosmic Ripples Confirm Universe's Acceleration
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. March 26, 2002 - More Work Required On Using Adult Stem Cells
Background


RNA viruses

References:
  1. March 26, 2002 - Traits Link Viruses From Common Cold To HIV
  2. March 27, 2002 - Diverse Viruses Show Signs of Common Ancestry
  3. April 3, 2002 - Diverse Viruses May Have Common Ancestor

Memory

References:
  1. March 27, 2002 - Scientists Enhance Fruit Fly Memory Using Mouse Protein: New Clue To Fundamental Brain Mechanism
  2. April 2, 2002 - Mouse Protein Prolongs Memory in Flies
Background


Hox genes

References:
  1. March 27, 2002 - The Debut of Jaws
Background


Transposons and gene therapy

References:
  1. March 27, 2002 - Jumping genes make "designer" animals easy
Background


Astrochemistry

References:
  1. March 27, 2002 - Life's origins among the stars
  2. March 27, 2002 - Life's building blocks created in space simulator
  3. March 30, 2002 - Amino acids form in simulations of space ice
Background, Background


Global warming

References:
  1. March 27, 2002 - Arctic ice 'melting from below'
Background


Permian-Triassic mass extinction

References:
  1. March 27, 2002 - Study Narrows List of Suspects in Mass Extinction Mystery
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. March 27, 2002 - Intermittent sun a problem for skin cancer
Background


Extrasolar planet search

References:
  1. March 28, 2002 - Nulling Interferometry Aids Extrasolar Planet Search
Background


Knot theory

References:
  1. March 28, 2002 - Non-Collapsing Knots And The Secrets Of The Universe
Background


Quantum cryptography

References:
  1. March 28, 2002 - Photons get the quantum cloning treatment
  2. March 29, 2002 - Quantum cloning nears perfection limit
  3. April 9, 2002 - Photons made by quantum cloning
Background


Earth's magnetic field

References:
  1. March 28, 2002 - Earth's magnetic field linked to changing orbit
Background


Vascular endothelial growth factor

References:
  1. March 29, 2002 - Experiments Reveal Ancient Blood Flow Map; Researchers Suggest Blood Vessels May Have Evolved From Blood Cells

Optoelectronics

References:
  1. March 29, 2002 - Crystalline Materials Could Mean 3-D TV And Ultrafast Computers
Background


Slow earthquakes

References:
  1. March 29, 2002 - West Coast Earthquakes Ongoing
Background


Gene therapy for Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. March 29, 2002 - Gene Therapy Restores Function In Parkinson's Model
Background


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