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2010-03-25 09:10:28

The molecular secrets of a bacterium which produces its own oxygen to use the green house gas methane was unraveled.

2010-03-18 11:11:51

The role of selenium in diabetes has been controversial, with some studies suggesting that it raises diabetes risk and others finding that it is protective.

2010-02-25 14:42:00

VANCOUVER, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Robert L. Card, President, Jet Gold Corp. (TSX-V: JAU) is pleased to announce assay values from its proposed acquisition of the Big Hammer gold-silver-tellurium (Au-Ag-Te) property.

2010-02-25 14:30:00

VANCOUVER, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Robert L. Card, President, Jet Gold Corp. (TSX-V: JAU) is pleased to announce that the Company has negotiated an option agreement to acquire a 100% interest in the Big Hammer property near Terrace, British Columbia, Canada.

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2010-02-12 07:46:41

A research team led by biogeochemists at the University of California, Riverside has developed a detailed and dynamic three-dimensional model of Earth's early ocean chemistry that can significantly advance our understanding of how early animal life evolved on the planet.

2010-01-14 08:15:00

TSX-V: MNV OTC: MXVDF Frankfurt: M2Q VANCOUVER, Jan.

2009-11-20 14:11:24

Brussel, November 19th 2009 - Bacteria possess an ingenious mechanism for preventing oxygen from harming the building blocks of the cell.

2009-11-12 11:14:47

A new study from the University of Warwick has discovered taking too much of the essential mineral selenium in your diet can increase your cholesterol by almost 10%.

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2009-10-30 10:05:00

Scientists widely accept that around 2.4 billion years ago, the Earth's atmosphere underwent a dramatic change when oxygen levels rose sharply.

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2009-10-28 08:11:33

Fossil land snail shells found in ancient soils on the subtropical eastern Canary Islands show that the Spanish archipelago off the northwest coast of Africa has become progressively drier over the past 50,000 years.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.