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Cancer-proof Mice (video)
May 06, 2003
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A patient has end-stage cancer and suddenly, inexplicably, his cancer disappears. At last, scientists have proof of how that can happen.

As this ScienCentral News video reports, they’ve accidentally discovered a cancer-proof mouse.

War Stress (video)
May 06, 2003
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As America’s fighting men and women return home from the horrors of war in Iraq, some of them may develop Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

But as this ScienCentral News video reports, a study has shown that some soldiers are particularly resistant to PTSD.

Fire Hunter
May 02, 2003
image: ABC News

Fire season is underway, and some 16,000 fires have already burned more than 300,000 acres in the United States.

But soon the Forest Service will have a new tool to identify and locate wildfires, and then help firefighters decide the best way to put them out.

Mighty Mini Motor (video)
May 01, 2003

The big dream of nanotechnology is tiny biomedical devices that could travel anywhere inside your body and fix parts that need repair.

As this ScienCentral News video reports, some scientists have already made a start on this dream. They’re making incredibly tiny motors that really could help keep us well.

Anthrax Genome (video)
April 30, 2003
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Genetics researchers report they've completed sequencing the genome of anthrax.

As this ScienCentral News video reports, scientists can now zero in on what makes anthrax a killer.

Drugs from the Deep (video)
April 29, 2003
image: Tracy Mincer, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Doctors and patients around the world are concerned about increasing numbers of antibiotic-resistant germs and new diseases.

But, as this ScienCentral News video reports, ocean scientists have found an unlikely new source of many drugs—deep ocean mud.

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