A cyclist pedals through floodwaters in the Brisbane suburb ...
Jan 11th, 2011
(Reuters) - A cyclist pedals through floodwaters in the Brisbane suburb of West End January 11, 2011. Australia's third largest city will be hit by major floods on Wednesday as the Brisbane River, which runs through the city, reaches major flood levels in the next 48 hours, Australia's official weather bureau said in its latest forecast. REUTERS/Mick Tsikas (AUSTRALIA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT) -
By Sharon Begley NEW YORK (Reuters) - After more than 15 years of failures by scientists around the world and one outright fraud, biologists have finally created human stem cells by the same technique that produced Dolly the cloned sheep in 1996: They transplanted genetic material from an adult cell into an egg whose own DNA had been removed. The r... [Full Article]
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