• Scientific American, March 2009

  • By: Scientific American
  • Narrated by: Mark Moran
  • Length: 1 hr and 52 mins
  • Periodical
  • Release date: 03-01-09
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Scientific American
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.3 (3 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

In this issue: "A Quantum Threat to Special Relativity": A quantum effect that has recently presented a serious problem to Einstein's special theory of relativity, thus shaking the foundations of physics.
"Saving New Brain Cells": New research that suggests the more fresh neurons are challenged - the more they flourish.
"New Tactics against Tuberculosis": What scientists are doing to combat one of the leading causes of death throughout the world.
"Monitoring for Nuclear Explosions": Why the detection of nuclear weapons testing has become so effective.
"The World's Smallest Radio": How a single carbon nanotube can function as a radio that detects and plays songs.
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