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Article ID: 572428

Brightest Fluorescent Nanoparticles Synthesized

Clarkson University

Clarkson University Physics Professor Igor Sokolov and his team have discovered a method of making the brightest ever synthesized fluorescent silica nanoparticles.

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13-Jan-2011 12:15 PM EST
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Article ID: 572414

Taking the Pulse of a Black Hole System

Chandra X-ray Observatory

Using two NASA X-ray satellites, astronomers have discovered what drives the “heartbeats” seen in the light from an unusual black hole system. These results give new insight into the ways ...

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12-Jan-2011 9:00 PM EST
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Article ID: 572410

Natural Dissolved Organic Matter Plays Dual Role in Cycling of Mercury

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Nature has a bit of a Jekyll and Hyde relationship with mercury, but researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have made a discovery that ultimately ...

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12-Jan-2011 3:50 PM EST
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Article ID: 572407

Interactions of Three Proteins Might Disrupt Neural Network in Alzheimer’s

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Though the cause of Alzheimer’s disease still is unknown, recent studies have implicated three proteins strongly in its onset., amyloid beta, tau, and Fyn. New research from UAB and ...

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12-Jan-2011 3:30 PM EST
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Article ID: 572402

Attention Ladies and Gentlemen: Courtship Affects Gene Expression

Genetics Society of America

Scientists from Texas have made an important step toward understanding human mating behavior by showing that certain genes become activated in fruit flies when they interact with the opposite sex. ...

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12-Jan-2011 3:00 PM EST
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Article ID: 572400

Researchers Discover ‘Great-Grandmother’ of Crocodiles

Texas Tech University

The newly discovered crocodile ancestor came on the scene about the same time as dinosaurs began evolving.

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12-Jan-2011 1:50 PM EST
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Article ID: 572379

In Deep Galaxy Surveys, Astronomers Get a Boost from Gravity

Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI)

In a presentation at the American Astronomical Society meeting this week and a related paper in the current issue of the journal Nature, researchers using Hubble Space Telescope archival data ...

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12-Jan-2011 1:00 PM EST
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Article ID: 572372

Astronomers’ Camera Reveals Early Galaxies

University of Massachusetts Amherst

An international team of astronomers has detected one of the earliest “protoclusters” of galaxies ever, about 12.5 billion light years from Earth. In the current issue of Nature, they report catching ...

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11-Jan-2011 5:05 PM EST
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In Deep Galaxy Surveys, Astronomers Get A Boost - From Gravity

Ohio State University

Astronomers who survey galaxies in the distant universe are getting some unexpected help from gravity, according to a new study.

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10-Jan-2011 3:45 PM EST
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Article ID: 572371

Technique Allows Researchers to Identify Key Maize Genes for Increased Yield

Cornell University

Scientists have identified the genes related to leaf angle in corn (maize) – a key trait for planting crops closer together, which has led to an eight-fold increase in yield since ...

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12-Jan-2011 8:05 AM EST
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