Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

December 30, 1997
Mapping The Way To A Bigger Prawn
CSIRO researchers have produced the world's first prawn gene map, which is the first step in assisting prawn farmers to grow bigger, faster growing prawns in the future.

Researchers Discover New Genetic Risk For Alzheimer's Disease
Researchers in St. Louis and Madrid have found a genetic variation that appears to increase the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.

Duke Sponsored Meet Will Bring World's Chaos And Complex Systems Experts To N.C.
The introduction of computers has shown some scientists the way into a hidden realm where what appears random is sometimes grounded in a strange kind of order, while what looks orderly can be much more complex than it seems. 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