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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Stem cell treatment left woman with bone growing around one eye

    Posted Jan 20th 2013, 12:00am by DAVID TAN

    ... by liposuction from her abdomen and injected into her face. Her cosmetic surgeons in Beverly Hills had told her new tissue would replace the old and that the therapy would prompt a release of chemicals ... David Tan Stem cell ‘cosmetic’ treatment left a US woman with bone growing round one eye Patient had bone to pick with her cosmetic surgeon It sounds like a nightmare. A California woman ...

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    In debate on price of new medicines, a middle ground needs finding

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:53am by Hari Kumar

    ... Hari Kumar hari.kumar@scmp.com Conflict over profits and poverty sees many missing out on breakthroughs A compromise on pricing is the best medicine An announcement of a cure for a disease that affects millions across the globe is naturally greeted with relief and enthusiasm. So when California-based Gilead Sciences said last December that its Sovaldi tablet had been approved to treat ...

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    Why 'anti-science' idiocy may have far-reaching consequences for us all

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 03:51am by Martin Williams

    ... with superstition and religion. For instance, fung shui's advice for locating houses at the foot of hills near winding rivers could help people find good areas for rice farming. But we humans also have ...

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    Brain power still the genesis of scientific breakthroughs

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 02:56am by Tom Yam

    ... prizes. The winners of the 2014 award for fundamental physics were Michael Green of Cambridge University and John Schwartz of the California Institute of Technology for "opening new ...

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    Learned science journals take an off-beat approach at Christmas

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 03:44am by Martin Williams

    ... plain wrong. Lead author Amy Herring, a professor of biostatics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, said: "We actually found a few virgin fathers as well- which is a little ...

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    Milestone in nuclear fusion puts power of stars within our reach

    Posted Oct 27th 2013, 05:00am by Martin Williams

    ... on the way to their ultimate goal of achieving self-sustaining nuclear fusion". Scientists at the National Ignition Facility (NIF) in California had focused laser beams to heat and compress ...

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    Scientists increasingly think life on earth originated from another planet

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Martin Williams

    ... acids, which may form as comets crash into moons or planets. After a meteor fell to earth over California in April last year, researchers at the University of Arizona gathered fragments ...

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    Scientists implant false memories into mice- and cast doubt on human memories

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Martin Williams

    ... to create false memories. Instead, they can be formed in people with little more than stories and photographs. Professor Elizabeth Loftus, of the University of California, US, is among the leading ...

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    Finding King Richard III's body a triumph of science and scholarship

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by Angelo Paratico

    ... to convince all the people that had disagreed with her search. In the meantime another Ricardian, the historian John Ashdown-Hill, had discovered through studying archival records, a direct female ...

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    Second West-East Gas Pipeline set to start Hong Kong supplies this summer

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by JOHN CULLEN

    ... billion cubic metres of gas a year. Built by a workforce of 50,000 people, the pipeline passes through mountains, deserts and swamps, and crosses 60 hills and mountains, and around 190 rivers. ...




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