Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

June 18, 2005
Chief executive pay in the Unites States: Avarice or incentive?
Do the high levels of pay of US chief executive officers (CEOs) reflect the 'greed is good' attitude of avarice?

Northern Ireland: 'in-group' pride and 'out-group' prejudice
New research explores attitudes of 'pride and prejudice' among the Protestant and Catholic communities of Northern Ireland.

Non-invasive MRI technique distinguishes between Alzheimer's and frontotemporal dementia
A non-invasive magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique called arterial spin labeling is just as accurate as invasive scanning techniques in distinguishing Alzheimer's disease from frontotemporal dementia (FTD) in the brains of elderly people, according to a new study at the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC). 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