Friday, January 13, 2017

Science of the Week, 1/13/17

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

A synthetic thread

Patterns of biomarkers predict how well people age, risk of age-related disease

Researchers design one of the strongest, lightest materials known

The weather's not to blame for your aches and pains

Study reveals best states for lovers
(My husband and I met in Wisconsin, which was part of a three-way tie for the #1 slot.)

Cultural differences may leave their mark on DNA

Byzantine skeleton yields 800-year-old genomes from a fatal infection

Have a good weekend, and I'll see you Monday!


Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

I can blame the weather for making me feel hot and miserable though.
Have a good weekend!

Pat Dilloway said...

Mississippi, Utah,and Wisconsin? None of those seem very romantic.

Sheena-kay Graham said...

I clicked on four articles to read. Including the weather and romantic ones. Enjoy your weekend Sandra and thanks for the links.

Sandra Almazan said...

Alex, everyone complains about the weather.

Pat, some parts of Wisconsin are quite scenic. I've never been to Mississippi or Utah, though.

Sheena-Kay, glad you liked the articles!

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