Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

May 31, 1996
GONG Results Illuminate Sun
Solar theorists from Los Alamos and other institutions have seen their models of the sun mostly validated by new results from the GONG project, and been presented new challenges by the observations of sound waves rippling across the sun's surface

Duke Researchers Find Second Gene Linked To Blood Vessel Disorder
Duke Medical Center researchers have linked a second gene to a rare bleeding disorder, offering insight into how blood vessels form and heal in response to injury.

Inadequate Safety Features Put Commuter Air Passengers At High Risk For Fire Deaths in Crashes
Passengers in commuter airplanes and air taxis face a major risk of death or injury from fire in crashes because of inadequate fire protection equipment and uncrashworthy fuel systems, according to a Johns Hopkins study is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to