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The puzzle of the iron nucleus
02.02.2006

The puzzle of the iron nucleus

Urals scientists from the Institute of Mineralogy and the Institute of Geophysics of the Urals Branch RAS have proposed a new model for the formation of the Earth and the plants of the Earth Group.

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Stem cells from fatty tissue – instead of marrow
02.02.2006

Stem cells from fatty tissue – instead of marrow

Contemporary medicine uses stem cells to regenerate serious damage to bone, cartilage, skin, muscle tissue and nerves.

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An ideal oil
26.01.2006

An ideal oil

Researchers from the Kuban State Technological University have noticed that there is no oil in nature that combines all the most essential fatty acids in the desired quantity.

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Hide your mobile from the children
26.01.2006

Hide your mobile from the children

The wide distribution of mobile communications is of concern to scientists.

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A fire at sea is not just a fairy tale
26.01.2006

A fire at sea is not just a fairy tale

You do not get a fire at sea in just fairy tales.

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Curdled milk restores nerve cells
26.01.2006

Curdled milk restores nerve cells

Specialists from the Sechenov Institute of Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemistry RAS have established that the products of metabolism (probiotics) of lactate bacteria that reside in the human intestine, affect the differentiation of the nerve cells.

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Multicoloured mussels
26.01.2006

Multicoloured mussels

The Mediterranean Mussel is widespread on the coasts of the Mediterranean and Black seas and it popular in many countries.

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An oil map of the sea – a view from space
26.01.2006

An oil map of the sea – a view from space

Scientists from the Shirshov Institute of Oceanology RAS have used radiolocation measurement data from the Radarsat and Envisat satellites to monitor oil pollution in the Yellow, East-China and Black seas and they have compiled maps of the oil pollution of these seas.

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The nose is good, but a sensor is better
26.01.2006

The nose is good, but a sensor is better

Chemists from the Voronezh State Technology Academy, in cooperation with colleagues from the Smolensk production combine Analytpribor have developed sensitive and durable sensors to determine the concentration of hydrogen sulphide in the air.

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Satellite tracking will become more accurate
19.01.2006

Satellite tracking will become more accurate

Researchers from the Institute of Astronomy RAS and the Sternberg State Astronomical Institute have resolved a task whereby at any given moment in a universal time scale the position and speed of artificial satellites, the Sun, Moon and other celestial bodies (in the geocentric celestial reference system) can be calculated rapidly and accurately.

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