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Good times ahead for dinosaur hunters, according to U of Penn scientist's dinosaur census
...ng at the rate of 10 to 20 per year. "It's a safe bet
that a child born today could expect a very fruitful career in dinosaur paleontology," said Dodson, professor of anatomy in Penn's School of Veterinary Medicine and professor in Penn's Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences. "Unfortunately, ...
Brain's 'gambling circuitry' identified
... their choice, however, the subjects were asked to bet
$1 on whether the first or second card would be hi...k of whether they were likely to win or lose their bet
that the second card would be higher or lower. Furthermore, the researchers divided that anticipat...
Next good dinosaur news likely to come from small packages
...NA survive the test of time. Ostrom is putting her bet
on proteins and is working with an international team from Michigan, the Smithsonian and York and Cardiff Universities in the UK to track down these building blocks of bone. Ostrom works in a budding area known as paleoproteomics. Like conventional...
Nanoscale Diagnostic Sets Sights on Alzheimer's
...try and Institute for Nanotechnology "It's a good bet
that the very earliest stage of AD memory loss begins when ADDLs attack key synapses in the brain. We predicted some of these ADDLs would leak into the cerebrospinal fluid, but until now we couldn't detect them. Thanks to the extraordinary sensitivit...