Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

November 30, 2003
Scientists uncover novel role for estrogen in bone marrow
Scientists have discovered a new role for estrogen in maintaining health.

First-ever UN University diploma offered to grads of online water-management course
In an effort to help raise the quality of water management expertise worldwide, the United Nations University has authorized for the first time in its 26-year history a diploma to be granted to global graduates of a unique new online training program called the

CT scans find tiny bladder, kidney & urinary cancers
New research shows that a single 15-minute CT scan may be all it takes to find tiny cancers, stones and other problems in the kidneys, bladders and urinary tracts of high-risk patients -- potentially saving them from many additional tests, and from delayed detection and treatment. 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