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I’m not sure what it will mean for the future of Alzheimers

but this is intriguing and sounds like very hopeful news:
Reversal Of Alzheimer’s Symptoms Within Minutes In Human Study
Tags: General

We must conclude, therefore, that attempts to control CO2 emissions are ineffective and pointless.

– but very costly.
Tags: Environment

A Toggle Switch for Sexual Preference?

Maybe. In fruit flies, anyway. It’s a long way from fruit flies to human physio-psychology (or psycho-physiology) via psycho-pharmacology but just the discovery of such a mechanism might make for interesting moral/ethical debate. Parents often have their baby boys circumcised and always make decisions about the gender of their babies when they’re born with ambiguous […]

Oh Happy Day!

The ethical debate over embryonic stem cell research may have just come to a screeching halt! Virtual human embryonic stem cells have been created without cloning and without embryos, using human skin cells. Two teams of researchers, one in Wisconsin and the other in Japan, working independently on the same conceptual model, have published papers […]

It’s been a bad week for that “certainty” thing…

[I have been informed by two commenters that my post below implies that global warming is not occurring. I don’t see the implication myself but an author is not always the best judge of whether he has precisely expressed his own meaning so I’ll make it explicit at the outset. Global warming is happening and […]