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August 20, 2013

 

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Life On Earth May Have Begun With Amino Acids

According to another theory, life on Earth may not have begun with RNA but rather with amino acids able to fold into proteins in a high salt environment.

July 31, 2007

 

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Super Bandage

During an average operation, nearly 50% of the surgeon's time is spent controlling bleeding with a variety of clamps and other instruments.

September 27, 2003

 

Frog Venom

Did you know that frog venoms are becoming more and more prevalent in some of today's most vital medications? Find out more on this Moment of Science.

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