Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

April 28, 2001
New drug improves heart function by removing free radicals
A new drug being studied at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center has been shown to improve heart function following a heart attack, according to researchers speaking at the American Academy of Pediatrics in Baltimore.

MAXIMA unveils high resolution picture of the early universe
New evidence derived from measurements of minute variations in the temperature of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) have produced a new diagram of sound waves in the dense early universe.

NSF-supported teams provide new data on early moments of the universe
Two teams of cosmologists today released new findings about the nature of the universe in its infancy.

Watching wrestling positively associated with date fighting
The frequency of viewing wrestling on TV was positively associated with date fighting and other health risk behaviors, according to a new study, presented by researchers at Wake Forest University School of Medicine at the American Academy of Pediatics meeting today in Baltimore. 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