Friday, October 25, 2013

Science of the Week, 10/25/13

Here are some of the most interesting science news articles I read this week:

Biological clock found that can ID age of most human tissues

Learning new skills keeps an aging mind sharp

No known hominin is ancestor of Neanderthals and modern humans

Astronomers discover universe's most distant galaxy

One thousand exoplanets in two decades

Special Ops command seeks prototypes for "Iron Man Suit"

Hair regeneration method is first to induce new hair growth

We all came from Africa: hitchhiking virus proves it

(from YaleNews) Researchers rewrite an entire genome--and add a healthy twist

Enjoy your weekend, everyone, and come back Monday for a very special interview!

1 comment:

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Looking to build a real Iron Man suit, huh?
If we all came from Africa, then that narrows down the search for the Garden of Eden to one continent...

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