Here are some of the most interesting science news articles I read this week:
Crafting a better enzyme cocktail to turn plants into fuel faster
Computer model anticipates crime hot spots
Lasers might be the cure for brain diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's
Brain-machine interface allows anesthesia control
Physicists unify the structure of scientific theories
Astronomers conclude habitable planets are common
Study links intestinal bacteria to rheumatoid arthritis
Rock 'n' roll bolsters solar cell efficiency
Effects of chronic stress can be traced to your genes
Drug combination therapy causes cancer cells to "eat themselves"
Bad boys: Research predicts whether boys will grow out of it--or not
Global warming led to dwarfism in mammals--twice
A bio patch that can regrow bone
Have a good weekend, everyone! My son has no school today, so we're off to the Field Museum. Do you have any weekend plans?