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Fall Meeting: Updated Press Conference Schedule
...d nearly 400 low altitude orbits of Mars' northern hemisphere
since Spring Meeting, answering many questions and reopening some old ones. The MGS team has exciting new results on the north polar cap and has received permission from Science Magazine to speak about it, even though Science will publish it one week...
Fall Meeting: Preliminary Press Conference Schedule
...on nearly 400 low altitude orbits ofMars' northern hemisphere
since Spring Meeting, answering many questions andreopening some old ones. The polar ice cap has been mapped, but there iscontroversy over the cause of its shape: ice flow or sublimation-deposition.There is new infrared imagery of Phobos, showing bot...
Rare Brain Mapping Procedure Provides Unique Picture Of Two Areas Concerned With
Language Processing and Production
...ular contributionsspecific regions within the left hemisphere
play in language processing. The data Cori... Theresearchers tested a number of different left hemisphere
sites for motor andlanguage impairment by having S.T. do several tasks. He was shown pictures of49 ...
Scientists Find Further Global Warming Evidence In Temperature Reconstruction Study
...halfthe surface of the globe, pinpointing northern hemisphere
yearly temperatures toa fraction of a degree back ...n statisticalcomparisons of reconstructed northern hemisphere
temperatures, the bestestimates indicate that natural changes in the brightness of the sun andvolcan...
Smog Spreading To South Pacific
... harmfulozone levels remain higher in the northern hemisphere
around the world, comparedto the southern hemisphere. Rowland shared the 1995 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with MassachusettsInstitute of Technology professor Mario J. Molina, Ph.D., for the pair's jointwork in the 1970s that revealed the destru...
Similarities Found In Human, Chimp Brains; Columbia, Mount Sinai, NIH Scientists Find Region That Controls Language Identical In Both Species
... parietal cortex. The planumtemporale of the left hemisphere
is normally larger than in the right hemispherein humans, but 94 percent of the chimpanzee brains studied demonstrated the sameasymmetry. Could the research result be interpreted to mean that chimpanzees havesome kind of language? "I don'...
Coming Extinction Of One Of UK's Most Minuscule Plants Yields Information On Climate Change
...istributed in the higher latitudes of the northern hemisphere
- in Norway, the Faroes, and Iceland. It also occurs around the south pole in places such as Tierra del Fuego. Dr Barry Meatyard from the University of Warwick's Institute of Education is directing a project to monitor the growth of the plant over...
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