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2010-01-11 07:58:43

New research from scientists at Queen Mary, University of London shows how the most common type of children's brain cancer can arise from stem cells.

2010-01-07 15:18:00

SOUTHAMPTON, England, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Cunard Line, operator of the most famous ocean liners in the world, is pleased to announce a partnership with The Juilliard School that will present stellar jazz performances on select 2010 eastbound Transatlantic Crossings aboard Queen Mary 2.

2009-12-22 06:25:00

Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a home dating back to the time of Jesus in the town of Nazareth where he is said to have spent the better part of his life.

2009-12-20 09:05:16

Scientists at Queen Mary, University of London have uncovered fundamental differences between the bone which makes up the skull and the bones in our limbs, which they believe could hold the key to tackling bone weakness and fractures.

2009-12-16 17:20:00

Annual Gala Raises Significant Funds to Benefit of Children with Autism and Other Special Needs, Christine Taylor, Gary Cole and Zachary Levi Join Ben Stiller to Ring in the Holiday Season LOS ANGELES, Dec.

2009-12-11 06:40:00

A new telescope — VISTA (the Visible and Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy) — has just started work at ESO’s Paranal Observatory and has made its first release of pictures.

2009-11-17 12:20:51

Tiny insects could be as intelligent as much bigger animals, despite only having a brain the size of a pinhead, say scientists at Queen Mary, University of London.

2009-11-16 10:50:00

LONG BEACH, Calif., Nov.

2009-10-30 09:32:49

New research on the fruit-fly brain points to a possible mechanism by which temperature influences the body clock, according to scientists from Queen Mary, University of London.

2009-10-30 06:35:00

ELDORADO, Ill., Oct.

Word of the Day
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.