Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

February 28, 2004
Stevens works with Lucent in $11.5 million contract from DARPA
Stevens Institute of Technology is a collaborator with Lucent Technologies to execute a one-year, $11.5 million award from the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).

New insights into the evolution of the hindbrain
The advent of the hindbrain is an evolutionarily important event in the organization of the central nervous system.

Superflu is being brewed in the lab
A team of researchers in the US have told New Scientist they are tweaking the genes of the H5N1 bird flu virus to see if they can turn it into a strain capable of spreading from human to human.
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