Latest Div Stories

2010-06-15 16:27:29

A Florida State University researcher has identified the important role that a key protein plays in cell division, and that discovery could lead to a greater understanding of stem cells.

2010-06-02 15:43:53

Brain research suggests Chinese-speaking adults reading English recall the sound of Chinese translations.

2010-06-02 12:18:01

Purdue University researchers, working with high-performance computing experts at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, have created an automated program to "debug" simulations used to more efficiently certify the nation's nuclear weapons.

2010-04-27 10:50:00

Gizmodo editor Jason Chen, who last week posted photos of a next-generation Apple iPhone prototype, had his home raided by law enforcement officials exercising a search warrant on Monday.

2010-04-07 05:25:00

Researchers from the University of Toronto have uncovered a network of hackers, centered in China, which has used popular online services to obtain top secret information from the Indian government, according to reports that surfaced on Tuesday.

2010-03-09 07:23:09

The project, directed by CSIC researcher Cristina Sánchez Carretero was completed through close collaboration with associations for victims and those affected.

2010-02-19 08:26:18

The benefits of wartime camaraderie extend far beyond the battlefield, a new UCLA study of US Civil War veterans suggests.

2010-02-17 13:59:35

If you believe in karma, you're more likely to have higher expectations, according to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research.

2010-02-09 14:48:44

UC Davis chemical ecologist Walter Leal identifies the chemical source of an annoying attraction.

2010-02-03 14:21:24

The people that brought the world malicious software which can steal credit card numbers and empty bank ATMs of their cash are apparently hiring.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.