Little fungi, lots of time, and a mass extinction
It saw the disappearance of almost 60 percent of all families, and over 80 percent of all genera—in the ocean, that added up to about 96 percent ... can make trees susceptible to fungal infection. Connecting a fungus to a global mass extinction may ...
How many cells are there in the human body?
So, how many ... mass in bone, and if some off that extra mass in the range of human weights is increased fat percentage, then some of that mass is accounted for by either more fat cells or enlarged fat cells. For these and other reasons, as mass goes up ...
Elements of Living Well ... With Diabetes
This is especially true for 7 percent of the population— 20.8 million children ... Strive for a variety in life. These are the elements essential in living well—with diabetes. 2. Thorn, Lena M., M.D., et al “Metabolic Syndrome in Type 1 Diabetes.”
The Element That Could Change the World
Wind is the fastest-growing power source in the United States, solar is small but also building rapidly, and California is gearing up to source 20 percent ... vanadium battery may have the edge in terms of scalability and economy. Like the battery in your ...
Six new isotopes of the superheavy elements discovered
A team of scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has detected six isotopes, never seen before, of the superheavy ... much the same set-up we used a year ago to confirm the existence of element 114."