Thursday, August 03, 2006

Today in Science


New drug for resistant HIV approved. UPI

Tropical storm Chris is weakening. (It has not yet reached the Gulf, however.) Reuters

Its frickin' hot! Reuters, WP, WP

African thunderstorms may tell us something about Atlantic hurricanes. NG

7 more people in Indonesia may have bird flu. BBC, UPI

Eating processed meat increases the risk of stomach cancer. CBC

Researchers say that over 25% of the world's population is infected with a cat parasite that can cause personality changes. UPI

Protein integral in anaphylactic shock found in mice. Nature

Scientists have developed a test to determine a person's risk of developing dementia. BBC, CBC, Reuters

Breast-feeding has long lasting anti-anxiety effects. Reuters

Test can identify heart attack patients that will not be helped by CPR. AP, CBC, Reuters, UPI

Japan wants to build a base on the moon by 2030. Nature

Distant star survives explosion of other, bigger star. Nature, BBC, Science


Increased oceanic acidity (from increased CO2 levels) is threatening aquatic species. LAT

AOL is moving to mostly free services. WP, NYT, LAT

NGO: Coke and Pepsi in India contain pesticides. BBC, Reuters

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