Archive for April, 2009

Irakli Fircxalava & Glukosa – K chertu (Clip)

Saturday, April 25th, 2009

Mating Game Is a Waiting Game

Saturday, April 18th, 2009

How long do you wait before having sex with a new sweetie? Three dates? 10? A new study suggests that both males and females benefit from extended courtships in which mating is delayed: By holding out, females can more accurately screen for potential providers, while waiting males can prove they’re suitable mates. The study, published [...]

Seemingly misplaced DNA acts as lenses

Saturday, April 18th, 2009

Nocturnal mammals orient nucleic material in retinal cells to focus light Mice and cats don’t usually agree, but both animals have the same bright idea about night vision. Cats, rats, mice and other nocturnal mammals arrange DNA in some eye cells to form miniature lenses that help focus light, a new study shows. Scientists at [...]

Smokers may boost cancer chances by eating fruit

Saturday, April 18th, 2009

THE HAGUE (AFP) — Smokers may increase their chances of contracting colon cancer by eating fruit and vegetables, according to a new Europe-wide scientific study said Wednesday. A high intake of fruit and vegetables appeared to reduce the risk among non-smokers but seemed to have the reverse effect on smokers, findings by the Dutch National [...]

Children Take A Toll On Marital Bliss

Saturday, April 18th, 2009

Science Daily (Apr. 8, 2009) — What married couples have suspected for years is now proven by researchers at the University of Denver (DU) and Texas A&M – children can add problems and stress to a marriage. According to an eight-year study of 218 couples, ninety percent of the couples experienced a decrease in marital [...]

Хроники Грузинского Августа (Movie)

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009