Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

March 19, 2006
Breast asymmetry predicts breast cancer
Women who go on to develop breast cancer tend to have breasts that are less symmetrical than women who don't develop the cancer.

Sea coral's trick helps scientists tag proteins
The glow emitted by a variety of sea coral helped Russian scientists harness the protein that generates the light to create a tiny fluorescent tag that responds to visible light.

Knowing our history is best way to gauge benefits of technology
This year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of one of the most innovative British engineers in history. 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