Science

Climate change could devastate Philippines: NASA scientist - 11/14/2008

MANILA (AFP) - Climate change could have a devastating impact on the Philippines, leading to widespread destruction of the country's flora and fauna and flooding the capital Manila, a NASA...

Japan university gets patent for stem cell breakthrough - 11/14/2008

TOKYO (AFP) - Japan has given Kyoto University a patent for groundbreaking stem cell research in what is believed to be a world first for such scientific research, officials said Friday. TOKYO...

Malaysian archaeologists find complete Neolithic skeletons: report - 09/19/2008

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Archaeologists have found two groups of complete Neolithic human remains in peninsular Malaysia and on Borneo island that may better explain prehistoric human life, reports...

Researchers find 'baby' fat cells - 09/18/2008

WASHINGTON,(Reuters ) - Baby fat cells formed at or before birth live inside the blood vessels that nourish fat deposits and lay waiting to form new fat cells, U.S. researchers reported on Thursday....
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