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Color-tunable Photonic Fibers Mimic The Fruit Of The “Bastard Hogberry” Plant
2013-01-28 14:29:04

A team of materials scientists at Harvard University and the University of Exeter, UK, have invented a new fiber that changes color when stretched.

2013-01-10 05:01:24

Leading National Reference Laboratory Services Provider, ARUP Laboratories, Introduces Blood Test to Aid in the Early Detection of Lung Cancer.

2012-12-11 12:00:01

Young patients with an aggressive form of leukemia who are likely to relapse after chemotherapy treatment can significantly reduce those odds by receiving additional courses of chemotherapy.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.