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Volume 2, Number 5
February 3, 2003

Electrical control of electron spin
Molecular data storage
Memory and the hippocampus
Cloned cows
Neutrino astronomy
Extrasolar planets
Cancer
Neutron stars
Carbon nanotubes
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
Cellular response to DNA damage
Water on early Mars
Prions in fish
Telomere length and mortality
Ultraviolet light and skin cancer
Australopithecus
Color perception


Electrical control of electron spin

References:
  1. January 27, 2003 - Electrical Control Of Electron Spin Steers Spin-based Technologies Toward Real World
Background


Molecular data storage

References:
  1. January 27, 2003 - Molecular Abacus Stores Abundant Information

Memory and the hippocampus

References:
  1. January 27, 2003 - Neuroscientists Reveal The Symphony Of Memory Formation; Advanced Imaging Shows Crescendo, Diminuendo Of Brain Circuitry
Background


Cloned cows

References:
  1. January 27, 2003 - Clones to cut cheese costs?
  2. January 27, 2003 - GM cheese from cow clones
Background


Neutrino astronomy

References:
  1. January 28, 2003 - South Pole Telescope Follows Trail Of Neutrinos Into Deepest Reaches Of The Universe
  2. January 30, 2003 - Clues to origins of Universe
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. January 28, 2003 - Odds against Earth-like planets
  2. January 30, 2003 - New planet challenges theorists
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. January 28, 2003 - Blood test for lung cancer may be possible
Background


Neutron stars

References:
  1. January 29, 2003 - Star-eating monster born in a far away cluster
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. January 29, 2003 - Free-Electron Laser Explores Promise Of Carbon Nanotubes
Background


Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus

References:
  1. January 29, 2003 - Drug-resistant staph bacteria found in Los Angeles
Background


Cellular response to DNA damage

References:
  1. January 30, 2003 - Newly Discovered Cellular Process Helps Cells Respond To DNA Damage
Background


Water on early Mars

References:
  1. January 30, 2003 - Early Mars: Oceans Away?
Background


Prions in fish

References:
  1. January 31, 2003 - Primitive prion hints at origins of brain disease
Background


Telomere length and mortality

References:
  1. January 31, 2003 - Shorter telomeres mean shorter life
Background


Ultraviolet light and skin cancer

References:
  1. January 31, 2003 - Study Sheds Light On How The Sun Causes Skin Cancer
Background


Australopithecus

References:
  1. January 31, 2003 - Fossil find stirs human debate
Background


Color perception

References:
  1. January 31, 2003 - Colour perception in the brain unlocked
Background


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