Friday, September 30, 2016

Science of the Week, 9/30/16

It's hard to believe September is over, isn't it?

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

Plant-made antimicrobial peptide targets dental plaque and gum tissues

Nurses do research too, and here's why it matters

Cities of the future

Pinpointing a brain circuit that can keep fears at bay

UCLA researchers design wearable microscope

Making progress toward gene therapy for cystic fibrosis

Got kidney stones? Ride a roller coaster

Quantum computing a step closer to reality (contains Star Wars reference)

Secure passwords can be sent through your body, instead of air

Research resolves a debate over "killer electrons" in space

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


Pat Dilloway said...

I heard about the kidney stones one. It was probably sponsored by Six Flags.

L. Diane Wolfe said...

I don't have kidney stones but I'll be happy to ride a roller coaster. I have a poor sense of balance and it levels out my equilibrium.

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