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Exposing Marijuana Myths - A Review of the Scientific Evidence
Science & Tech  (tags: marjuania myths, exposing, medicine )

Carol
- 2875 days ago - marijuanalibrary.org
Since the 1920s, supporters of marijuana prohibition have exaggerated the drug's dangers.
Why Animal Research Is Bad Science
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, humans, medicine, research, science, scientists )

Alf
- 2734 days ago - abolitionist-online.com
Did it delay new treatments for HIV? Government enthusiasm for animal research is misplaced. Vivisection is scientifically flawed. It may have seriously delayed the development of new treatments for HIV.
The 10 Most Seductive Drugs -- And Their Fascinating History
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery, drugs, history, humans, investigation, medicine, science )

Kit
- 1051 days ago - alternet.org
A brief journey through time, from ancient Sumeria to modern New Jersey, uncovers the mysterious origins of the world's most beloved substances.
How the New Mexico Anti-Nuclear Campaign Achieved a Major Victory
Science & Tech  (tags: business, climate, concept, energy, environment, habitat, health, medicine, nuclear plant, research, safety, science, society )

Kit
- 1035 days ago - truth-out.org
On February 13, the President released his proposed fiscal year 2013 budget. On page 26 of the document "Cuts, Consolidations, and Savings: Budget of the U.S. Government" we find, "The Administration proposes deferring the construction of the Chemistry->
Top 10 Ways Algae Boost Science, Energy and Medicine
Science & Tech  (tags: Israel, environment, science, health, discovery, research, medicine )

Beth
- 779 days ago - israel21c.org
Israeli scientists find novel approaches to tap into the potential of this slimy plantlike organism for fuel, nutrition and innovative medical therapies.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop the Barbaric Torture of Cats at Toronto University!
Science & Tech  (tags: activists, abuse, world, violence, society, safety, sadness, politics, media, internet, health, research, study, science, scientists, medicine, investigation, money, lies, marketing, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, business, treatment, risks, prevention )

Kelly
- 392 days ago - yousign.org
It has recently come to our attention that Toronto University is doing intensive research on live cats. The poor and innocent animals are deafened and have some sort of steel coils planted in their eyes. Moreover, holes are drilled in their skulls
Is 'Numerosity' Humans' Sixth Sense?
Science & Tech  (tags: Brain, discovery, health, humans, investigation, medicine, NewTechnology, research, scientists, study, technology )

Kit
- 477 days ago - livescience.com
Whether it's determining the number of ships on the horizon or the number of cookies in a jar, the human brain has a "map" for perceiving numbers, new research shows.
What It's Like To Get Bitten By A Black Widow (TEXT and VIDEO)
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, black widow spiders, Jackson Landers, illness, danger, medicine, humans, science, news )

Carrie
- 466 days ago - nytimes.com
I lay on my back with my teeth clenched and my hands gripping the sides of a hospital bed. A crowd of strangers in white coats filled the tiny room. Waves of pain lapped from my abdomen into my chest as the venom worked its way toward my heart.
Ask Baystate Medical Center to End the Use of Live Pigs in Trauma Training Courses
Science & Tech  (tags: science, technology, trauma, research, animals, pigs, cruelty, suffering, testing, medicine )

Tom
- 1331 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please take a minute to ask Baystate Medical Center president Mark Tolosky to immediately stop using live pigs in his hospital's Advanced Trauma Life Support courses by switching to using the American College of Surgeons-approved TraumaMan System.
Dog Disease Could Be Boon for Human Medicine
Science & Tech  (tags: Animals, Dogs, Dog disease, Health, Humans, Medicine, Drugs )

Ray
- 279 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Texas is a very energetic, smart and playful German shepherd dog. "He always tries his best to please me," said his owner Helene Bäckman.
Fish Oil Boosts Responses to Breast Cancer Drug Tamoxifen
Science & Tech  (tags: BREAST CANCER RESEARCH, concept, discovery, health, investigation, medicine, NewTechnology, research, science, society, technology )

Kit
- 1358 days ago - sciencedaily.com
"If a tumor was being treated with tamoxifen, the addition of an omega-3 fatty acid diet seemed to make the tumor, at least at the molecular level, more benign and less aggressive and responsive to tamoxifen," says Russo.
Gallery: The Year's Most Amazing Scientific Images
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, astronomy, climate, computer, computers, concept, design, discovery, energy, environment, Gizmos, health, history, humans, interesting, nasa, medicine, NewTechnology, research, science, scientists, space, tech, world, technology )

PinkMindy
- 1849 days ago - popsci.com
Popular Science has compiled an image mega-gallery, that contains 62 of the year's most amazing images . A Must See!
Is Scientific Genius Extinct?
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, discovery, geneticengineering, humans, investigation, medicine, nasa, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, scientists, society, space, study, technology )

Kit
- 689 days ago - livescience.com
Dean Keith Simonton of the University of California, Davis, says that just like the ill-fated dodo, scientific geniuses like these men have gone extinct.
20 Things You Didn't Know About...Autopsies
Science & Tech  (tags: anatomy, autopsies, criminial investigations, discovery, history, humans, investigation, medicine, research, science, scientists, society, study, technology )

Kit
- 789 days ago - discovermagazine.com
Some show misdiagnoses, some involve pruning shears, and some have included tasting sessions.
ACTION NEEDED Ask Southern Illinois University to End the Use of Pigs in Its Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, animals, ancient, research, medicine, performance, safety, science, scientists, study, technology, NewTechnology, business, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, business, money, lies, animalcruelty, abused, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, cruelty )

Kelly
- 477 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please take a minute to ask Southern Illinois University School of Medicine dean Kevin Dorsey, M.D., Ph.D., to replace the use of pigs in the school's emergency medicine residency program with validated human-based training methods.
 

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