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Warming In China Four Times Greater Than Previously Thought
2013-05-15 15:31:28

According to new research in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), average temperatures in central China are 10 to 14 degrees Fahrenheit hotter today than they were during the last ice age 20,000 years ago.

2013-05-01 10:36:33

A UCLA-led study of adolescents receiving treatment for methamphetamine dependence has found that girls are more likely to continue using the drug during treatment than boys.

2013-04-20 23:02:01

UCLA Oncologists Offer Discussion on Lung-Sparing Techniques in Mesothelioma Treatment. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 20, 2013 The 3rd International Symposium

2013-04-19 19:25:00

For many years, breast cancer patients have reported experiencing difficulties with memory, concentration and other cognitive functions following cancer treatment.

2013-04-12 15:57:27

Like finally seeing all the gears of a watch and how they work together, researchers from UCLA and UC Berkeley have, for the first time ever, solved the puzzle of how the various components of an entire telomerase enzyme complex fit together and function in a three-dimensional structure.

2013-04-12 13:41:20

UCLA scientists have shown that temporarily blocking a protein critical to immune response actually helps the body clear itself of chronic infection.


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.