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Genetic Hitchhikers Picked Up By Evolution
2013-07-23 11:01:42

In a twist on "survival of the fittest," researchers have discovered that evolution is driven not by a single beneficial mutation but rather by a group of mutations, including ones called "genetic hitchhikers" that are simply along for the ride.

2013-07-22 23:24:36

An AIMS Power inverter runs Princeton’s ‘Power in a Box’ – a humanitarian effort by the university’s Engineering Projects in Community

2013-06-21 23:04:58

Leading higher education marketing firm mStoner announces the launch of the new Advancement Live channel on the Higher Ed Live network.

2013-06-11 23:18:34

Acclaimed Professors from Stanford, Princeton & Harvard Share Insights About How Evolution Affects Our Reasoning SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013

2013-05-22 23:02:06

$171.3 million helps new hospital achieve enhanced patient care. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 On the first anniversary of the new University Medical

Electronics And Biology Combined To Make Printable 'Bionic' Ear
2013-05-02 08:21:04

Scientists at Princeton University used off-the-shelf printing tools to create a functional ear that can "hear" radio frequencies far beyond the range of normal human capability.

2013-04-02 12:59:34

As the long-term impact of the Arab Spring continues to take shape, research from political scientists at Princeton University and New York University warns that the protests that swept across the Middle East and North Africa could mark more of an isolated occurrence than a permanent rise of people power in the region.

Big Boost To Solar Power Given By Tiny Structure
2012-12-07 16:29:15

Princeton researchers have found a simple and economic way to nearly triple the efficiency of organic solar cells, the cheap and flexible plastic devices that many scientists believe could be the future of solar power.


Word of the Day
abactinal
  • Pertaining to the surface or end opposite to the mouth in a radiate animal.
The word 'abactinal' comes from a Greek root meaning 'ray' and a Latin prefix meaning 'away'.
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