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Volume 3, Number 10
March 8, 2004

New record for farthest observed galaxy
Smoke and climate change
Quantum dots
KT mass extinction
Intermediate mass black holes
Carbon nanotubes
Learning-related brain areas
Sequencing of chicken genome
Martian water
Accelerating expansion of the universe
AIDS
Fuel cells
Laser cooling atoms
Black hole information paradox
Complexity
Gene expression dynamics
Early human evolution
High temperature superconductivity
Stem cells
Oxygen content of early oceans
Pulsars


New record for farthest observed galaxy

References:
  1. March 1, 2004 - Far-flung galaxy breaks record
  2. March 1, 2004 - Galaxy breaks distance record
  3. March 1, 2004 - Newfound Galaxy Shatters Distance Record
  4. March 2, 2004 - ESO's Very Large Telescope Smashes The Record Of The Farthest Known Galaxy
Background


Smoke and climate change

References:
  1. March 1, 2004 - Where There's Smoke, There's Climate Change
  2. March 5, 2004 - NASA Research Shows Heavy Smoke "Chokes" Clouds
Background


Quantum dots

References:
  1. March 1, 2004 - Quantum Dots Deliver Photons One At A Time
  2. March 6, 2004 - Quantum sentinels
Background


KT mass extinction

References:
  1. March 1, 2004 - Dinosaur impact theory challenged
  2. March 3, 2004 - Report Says Asteroid Did Not Kill Dinosaurs
Background


Intermediate mass black holes

References:
  1. March 2, 2004 - Enigmatic X-ray Sources May Point To New Class Of Black Holes
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. March 2, 2004 - Researchers Introduce A New Nanotube-laced Gel, Create New Means Of Aligning Nanotubes
Background


Learning-related brain areas

References:
  1. March 2, 2004 - Memories Light Up The Corners Of Our Minds
Background


Sequencing of chicken genome

References:
  1. March 2, 2004 - Chicken Genome Assembled: First Avian Genome Now Available To Scientists Worldwide
  2. March 4, 2004 - Chicken genome to help fowl diseases
Background


Martian water

References:
  1. March 2, 2004 - Water Once Filled Mars Opportunity Rover Landing Site
  2. March 3, 2004 - Mars was once 'soaked' with water
  3. March 3, 2004 - Mars Rover Reveals Red Planet's 'Soaking Wet' Past
  4. March 3, 2004 - Opportunity Rover Finds Strong Evidence That Mars Was Wet
  5. March 3, 2004 - Mars rovers won't know if water = life
  6. March 4, 2004 - More signs of water on ancient Mars
Background


Accelerating expansion of the universe

References:
  1. March 3, 2004 - The Accelerating Expansion
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. March 3, 2004 - Mysterious virus may thwart HIV
  2. March 5, 2004 - Harmless Virus Associated With Longer Life For Some HIV-Positive Men
Background


Fuel cells

References:
  1. March 3, 2004 - Fuel Cell Reaches Milestone
Background


Laser cooling atoms

References:
  1. March 3, 2004 - Making atoms cooler
Background


Black hole information paradox

References:
  1. March 4, 2004 - Information Paradox Solved? If So, Black Holes Are 'Fuzzballs'
Background


Complexity

References:
  1. March 4, 2004 - Complexity is Elusive
  2. March 20, 2004 - Complexity by way of simplicity
Background


Gene expression dynamics

References:
  1. March 4, 2004 - Rich Genes Travel More
Background


Early human evolution

References:
  1. March 4, 2004 - Archaeologists seek older 'Lucy' fossil
  2. March 5, 2004 - Fossil Human Teeth Fan Diversity Debate
  3. March 5, 2004 - New Ethiopian Fossils Are From 6-million-year-old Hominid Living Just After Split From Chimpanzees
  4. March 5, 2004 - Toothy clues to early human ancestors
Background


High temperature superconductivity

References:
  1. March 5, 2004 - Study Gives Lowdown On High-temperature Superconductivity
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. March 5, 2004 - Heart therapy raises hopes and concerns
Background


Oxygen content of early oceans

References:
  1. March 5, 2004 - New Evidence Suggests Early Oceans Bereft Of Oxygen For Eons; Early Life May Have Lived Very Differently Than Life Today
Background


Pulsars

References:
  1. March 6, 2004 - Pulsar pas de deux
Background


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