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Chocolate Bugs and Giant Space Cockroaches

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YUM! Larva Chocolate looks sick, tastes sweet Those Japanese again. Masters of imitation.

WHO SAYS mixed marriages can’t work? Equal level of commitment and relationship satisfaction found among gay and heterosexual couples

HERE TODAY. Gone tomorrow. New monkey species is already endangered

MIGHT HAVE something to do with this story. Island Monkeys Do Not Recognize Big Cat Calls Perhaps the first case of a self-endanged species.

CHILDHOOD Suspicions about Fish Sticks confirmed Scientists find missing link – and it’s a fish finger

IS Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation A New Treatment Of Bulimia Nervosa? Don’t know but the question itself makes me want to throw up.

DISMAL science meets doomsday science. Hilarity ensues. Economists help climate scientists to improve global warming forecasts

ANOTHER enduring gift to the world from Russian space science: Cockroaches conceived in space onboard the Russian Foton-M bio satellite have developed faster and become hardier than ‘terrestrial’ ones, a research supervisor said on Thursday.

BLOCK that metaphor! Alzheimer’s Molecule Is A Smart Speed Bump On The Nerve-cell Transport Highway One might also say that a hemorrhoid is a speed bump on the Hershey Highway, but one would be wrong.

FART STUDY? That’s Phase 2: Sweden to study belching cows

A Swedish university has received 3.8 million kronor ($590,000) in research funds to measure the greenhouse gases released when cows belch…. Project leader Jan Bertilsson said that the cows involved in the study will have different diets and wear a collar device measuring the methane level in the air around them. “This type of research is already being conducted in Canada so we will be in contact with Canadian agricultural researchers in the near future,” he said.

January 22, 2008 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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