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Psychedelic mushroom candies off the streets 2006-03-17 12:10:53 A cache of a seasonal delicacy of illegal narcotics users -- hallucinogenic mushrooms fashioned into caramel candies -- is off the streets in Utah County after police broke up an interstate ring.
Using DNA oragami to make nano-grafitti 2006-03-16 12:16:24 A nanotechnologist has created the world's smallest and most plentiful Smiley, a tiny face measuring a few billionths of a meter across that is assembled from strands of DNA.
Medical Marijuana Activist Kubby Freed 2006-03-07 11:33:06 Steve Kubby was released after 40 days for good behavior and because of a need to reduce crowding under a federal court order, Placer County jail officials said.
Human genome still evolving 2006-03-07 11:27:48 Human genes involved in metabolism, skin pigmentation, brain function and reproduction have evolved in response to recent environmental changes, according to a new study of natural selection in the human genome.
Depressed? Anxious? Just stimulate your vagus nerve! 2006-03-06 12:00:37 Like the optic nerve, which tells your brain what's going on outside your body, your vagus nerve tells your brain what's going on inside your body. The vagus nerve is the brain's inner eye.