Thursday, 24 April 2014

Asia Pacific

  • Guide star principle brings clearer view of embryo brain.

    22:52 | 24/4/14
    Optics.org
    For some time, Eric Betzig and researchers at HHMI have been investigating a possible solution through the use of guide stars, a principle already honed and employed by astronomers to help compensate for atmospheric interference. more»
  • A Brief History of Death by WM Spellman – review

    22:29 | 24/4/14
    The Guardian
    Did the focus on an afterlife really switch in the axial age from the fate of the clan to that of the individual, from a concern about the cohesion of the group to an individual's relationship with God? The most prominent historian of death in the 20th ... more»
  • Morning Brief — April 24, 2014

    22:07 | 24/4/14
    iPolitics.ca (subscription)
    Someone should tell Finance Minister Joe Oliver, as he's been fond of trumpeting Canada's economic and job creation performance since the recession, claiming it is unequalled among the Group of Seven large industrialized nations. ... Commisso's name ... more»
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