Colin Campbell

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The truth about infidelity: Why researchers say it’s time to rethink cheating

Cristina overheard it in the garage. Her husband sat in the car, talking intently on his Bluetooth. As the car speakers blared his conversation, it dawned on Cristina that he was in the midst of breaking up with another woman.<p>"It was literally like the ground had been ripped out from under my …

Harmful Blooms Of Algae Could Be Turned Into Biofuel

One waterway's trash could be humanity's treasure<p>Pollution in waterways can cause terrible algae blooms that choke out marine life and contaminate water supplies. In some places, the blooms are so big that they are visible from space.<p>In research presented at the annual meeting of the American …

First baby born from IVF technique which eliminates inherited disease

A pioneering IVF technique allows babies at risk from inherited illnesses to be born free of disease<p>The first baby has been born in Europe from a new IVF procedure that checks embryos for devastating genetic disorders.<p>Lucas Meagu was at high risk of inheriting a rare form of muscular dystrophy …

Genetics

Was 1610 the start of the Age of Man? Bob's Blog

A recent report in the journal Nature is proposing the year 1610 as the beginning of what has become known as the Anthropocene –​ literally, the Age …

Cheap wind power? Just listen to turbines talk to each other, say researchers | Reuters

The measurements taken inside a Vanderbilt University wind tunnel could hold the key to making wind power a viable, cost effective energy source in the future, according to Professor Doug Adams and his team of engineers.<p>Inside a massive 20,000 square foot (1860 square meter) laboratory, Adams and …

Engineering

Slime Molds Help Researchers Map Ancient Roadways

Reconstructing the past with primordial goo<p>How do you reconstruct a civilization's history when it has been literally trampled underfoot? Some of Rome's roads through the Balkans are largely forgotten, others still in use, and others we only know about because of documents from travelers explaining …

Roads