Monthly Archives: May 2012

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Originally posted on Open Geography:
Interesting find in the Robinson Map Library today: This is a map made in November 1945 by the IRIS group (an interim, post-OSS group, but prior to CIA). It shows the actual and proposed boundaries…

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Originally posted on Vampyre Fangs:
This may very well be the best, most informative and most awe-inspiring 10 minutes of your day. It leaves me absolutely speechless every time I watch it.

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New Role for RNA:Guardian of Genome Integrity

 A new and unexpected role for RNA is identified recently: the defence of genome integrity and stability. A study published in the scientific journal Nature shows that an until now unknown class of RNA — the newly christened DDRNA — … Continue reading

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