Cyclists Find No Safety in Numbers

BICYCLE TIMES On August 7, 2007, John Myslin, 25, a high school teacher at Pacific Collegiate School in Santa Cruz, California, was crushed by a tractor-trailer making a right turn into his path. The ...

Coroner: Davi high on meth

THE SALINAS CALIFORNIAN Legendary surfer Peter Davi had methamphetimine in his body while surfing at Ghost Trees near Pebble Beach last month, the coroner's unit of the Monterey County Sheriff's Offic...

A Model of Epstein-Barr Virus

BIOMEDICAL COMPUTATION REVIEW During our lives, most of us will come in contact with the Epstein-Barr virus, commonly known as that bane of teenagers, infectious mononucleosis. Now, a new simulation m...

Why Do Whales Get the Bends?

SCIENCE NOW The Cuvier's beaked whale is a master of the ocean's crushing depths. It can dive as deep as 2 kilometers in search of prey, the deepest known for any mammal. So scientists have been at a...