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  • 'Mutation' by Roland Smith: Last in the enjoyable 'Cryptid Hunters' series
    'Mutation' by Roland Smith: Last in the enjoyable 'Cryptid Hunters' series
    Finally fans of Roland Smith's wild series of books that began with "Cryptid Hunters" can read how it all ends. And it's a doozy of an ending.The series that began in 2006 with "Cryptid Hunters" and continued with "...
  • Proliferation
    Proliferation
    A couple of days ago, I noticed one of the miniature roses doing an odd thing. It had a bloom that was old and faded, but had not yet dropped its petals. In the center of this flower were a number of flower buds in various states of development,...
  • UCLA researchers report breakthrough in treatment of genetic muscular disorders
    UCLA researchers report breakthrough in treatment of genetic muscular disorders
    Muscular dystrophy is a group of genetic diseases in which muscle fibers are unusually susceptible to damage. These damaged muscles become progressively weaker. Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a degenerative muscle disease that affects males...
  • UCLA researchers seeking alternative to radical brain surgery
    UCLA researchers seeking alternative to radical brain surgery
    UCLA and UCSD researchers are searching for an alternate treatment for a rare but severe brain disorder, which occurs in infancy: hemimegalencephaly. Infants suffering from this disorder have a malformed brain in which the abnormal side is much...
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    The Origin of Mutation Part 2 featuring Adam Jeremiah and Pete Hoge
    Part 1 ApocalypseOnce I began to realize how “real “ many of the plots and programs were in the X-Men mythology, I was prompted to check in with the Secret Sun’s science and technology experts to see how far-fetched some of this...
  • Gyo
    Gyo: One of the best animes of this year
    The Japanese have been known to create some of the most nightmarish, terrifying animated movies to grace the screen. Last month they released Gyo, which is about a wave of absurd walking fishes that are suddenly going to the cities and they bring...
  • Mighty Sampson
    Mighty Sampson Pretty Mighty
    There is a lot to enjoy in Jim Shooter and JC Vaughn’s retelling of the original Mighty Sampson post-apocalyptic tale originally published in 1964. Foremost, it has than same kitschy humor that made existed in the founding years of the...
  • Malignant melanoma: UCLA announces new findings
    Malignant melanoma: UCLA announces new findings
    On November 24, 2010, researchers with UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center reported that they had uncovered the reason that some melanoma patients become resistant to treatment. Cancers that are caused by mutation of the BRAF gene...
  • Tank
    Left 4 Dead 2: Taaaannnnkkkkkk!!! Review + Tips and Strategies
    The popular versus mutation, Taaaannnnkkkkk!!!, makes an instant return for Left 4 Dead 2 owners. Proving to be one of the most challenging and strategically modes, this mutation puts players on the verge of their deaths. Everyone plays a part...
  • "Healing Gnome"
    Left 4 Dead 2: Healing Gnome Review
    Left 4 Dead 2 offers an innovative new game mode called mutation. Since this update was released, replay value has rapidly increased with the franchise, along with the assistance of other updates including new campaigns and story additions. Left 4...
  • Marisa transformed
    Evolution induced by platinum: Snails become slugs
    Biologists have reshaped the body design of snails as reported on October 12, 2010 at Tübingen University, Germany.Exposure to platinum results in the formation of an internal shell instead of the normal external shell. During embryogenesis of the...