Refine Search

Scientists: Global warming requires a peacetime Manhattan Project

...substantial amount of further climate change even if we make huge cuts in emissions," said Martin Parry of University College in London. Others said there are many ways of reducing global warming without mobilizing scientists worldwide. Energy...
XXX Technology
Mountaineers may have gene advantage

...heights may have a secret advantage in the form of specially tailored genes. A team led by Hugh Montgomery of University College in London investigated natural variants of the gene for an enzyme known as ACE (for "angiotensin-converting enzyme...
Things to Do
Coldplay inspires love and hate

...guitarist Jonny Buckland, drummer Will Champion and bassist Guy Berryman met during their first week at University College in London and formed Coldplay. More than any band in recent history except for Jakob Dylan's Wallflowers, Coldplay...
Aspirin can help arteries

...people have known about for 100 years or more," said Dr. Patrick Vallance, a pharmacology professor at University College in London. He is the lead author of the study, published Tuesday in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association...
XXX Technology
Scientists still captivated by early humans

...superior group and were absorbed. Others disagree. "They were a different species," argues Fred Spoor of University College in London. "There is no convincing evidence of interbreeding on any significant scale." Some scientists contend that...
Life & style