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2014-03-17 23:25:45

Paul W. Davies, M.D., Founder and Medical Director of Kure Pain Management, has been selected for the Leadership Maryland Class of 2014. Dr.

2013-07-01 14:46:42

With death rates from cancer have remained largely unchanged over the past 60 years, a physicist is trying to shed more light on the disease with a very different theory of its origin that traces cancer back to the dawn of multicellularity more than a billion years ago.

Scientists Offer New Way To Look At The Origins Of Life
2012-12-13 15:45:08

People have been trying to understand the origins of life on Earth through scientific means since the concept of science began and some suggest that we’ve been approaching the question incorrectly, almost from the beginning.

2012-10-04 14:44:37

The winners of a contest that encourages scientists and students across the globe to explore fundamental, big questions in astronomy and cosmology will present their proposals and essays in a joint conference Oct. 12-13 at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia.

2011-02-07 18:27:57

Despite decades of research and billions of dollars, cancer remains a major killer, with an uncanny ability to evade both the body's defenses and medical intervention.

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2010-12-02 13:50:00

NASA-funded astrobiology research has changed the fundamental knowledge about what comprises all known life on Earth.

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2010-11-15 09:00:00

Two US scientists have proposed a unique and somewhat controversial solution to the challenges presented by a potential mission to Mars--they suggest making it a one-way trip.

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2010-10-20 08:40:00

For the chance to watch the sun rise over Olympus Mons, or maybe take a stroll across the vast plains of the Vastitas Borealis, would you sign on for a one-way flight to Mars?

2010-03-01 11:02:22

The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) has been dominated for its first half century by a hunt for unusual radio signals.

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2010-01-27 06:15:00

The question of whether there is life on other planets has kept scientists searching for years, but it now appears that the answer has come in variant life forms, likely miniscule microbes, found right here on Earth.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.