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Volume 2, Number 7
February 17, 2003

Therapeutic use of RNA interference
Neural connections
MAP measurements of CMB
Carbon nanotubes
Baryonic dark matter
Quantum teleportation
Terahertz imaging
Stem cells
Separating DNA strands
Martian water
Extreme ultraviolet lithography
Cloning
Perceptual gap filling by infants
Prion applications


Therapeutic use of RNA interference

References:
  1. February 10, 2003 - RNAi protects living animals against disease
Background, Background


Neural connections

References:
  1. February 10, 2003 - New Insights Into How The Nerve Connection Machinery Remodels Itself
Background


MAP measurements of CMB

References:
  1. February 11, 2003 - Ancient radiation sheds new light on the universe
  2. February 11, 2003 - Universe to expand for ever
  3. February 11, 2003 - Sharp new portrait of the infant Universe
  4. February 11, 2003 - 'Astounding' Findings Pin Down Age of Universe, Birth of First Stars
  5. February 12, 2003 - The Infant Universe, in Detail
  6. February 12, 2003 - New Image Of Infant Universe Reveals Era Of First Stars, Age Of Cosmos, And More
  7. February 13, 2003 - Best picture yet of infant Universe
  8. February 13, 2003 - A Pinpoint Precision MAP
  9. February 15, 2003 - Satellite Homes in on the Infant Universe
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. February 11, 2003 - Streams plus nanostrands equals electricity
  2. February 11, 2003 - Array of carbon nanotube devices detects gas molecules
Background


Baryonic dark matter

References:
  1. February 12, 2003 - Astronomers detect "missing" baryons
  2. February 12, 2003 - Missing Matter Found, Partially Squaring Cosmic Accounting Sheets
Background


Quantum teleportation

References:
  1. February 12, 2003 - Long distance quantum teleportation draws closer
  2. February 13, 2003 - Teleportation moves on
Background


Terahertz imaging

References:
  1. February 12, 2003 - Space Camera Blazes New Terahertz Trails

Stem cells

References:
  1. February 12, 2003 - Gene Targeting Technique Extended To Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Background


Separating DNA strands

References:
  1. February 12, 2003 - Strands of life are like a sticky zip
Background


Martian water

References:
  1. February 12, 2003 - Gully Search Supports Liquid Water on Mars
  2. February 13, 2003 - Study Shows How Water May Have Flowed On Ancient Mars
  3. February 13, 2003 - Mars Ice is Mostly Water: Good for Biologists, Bad for Terraformers
  4. February 14, 2003 - Mars gets new icing
  5. February 16, 2003 - Ankle-deep on Mars
  6. February 16, 2003 - Mars Moisture Mysteries Revealed
  7. February 17, 2003 - Los Alamos Makes First Map Of Ice On Mars
Background


Extreme ultraviolet lithography

References:
  1. February 13, 2003 - Ultraviolet Lithography
Background


Cloning

References:
  1. February 14, 2003 - Dolly the sheep dies young
Background


Perceptual gap filling by infants

References:
  1. February 14, 2003 - Infants Learn To Fill In Perceptual Gaps By 4 Months
Background


Prion applications

References:
  1. February 16, 2003 - Prions get wired
Background


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