World Science: Celestial beauties, space tsunamis
- * Dinosaur molecules decoded:
Researchers have analyzed molecules from soft tissue
of a T. rex, a feat once thought impossible.
* Findings uphold "standard model" of physics,
Researchers presented long-awaited initial data from
tests on ghostly particles called neutrinos.
* Gene study finds "clearest link yet" to obesity:
U.K. scientists say they have identified the
clearest genetic link yet to obesity in the general
* "Space tsunamis" investigated:
New findings are shedding light on celestial storms
that help create dramatic light shows.
* Science in images:
A diamond-shaped celestial formation captures astro-
nomers' imaginations; a new image shows the spectacu-
lar Northern Lights in a splendor rarely seen.