Science news of the week:
A potent regulator of insulin, the hormone that controls blood sugar levels
A 6.0 magnitude earthquake roughly 160 miles off the coast of Oregon
Cyclone Giovanna in Madagascar
Tiny chameleons in Madagascar
New hope for malaria treatment and vaccines
Song of the week:
Jesse Woods’ “Sparks” off his EP Moon Rocks
This week’s featured stories:
Global Night Sky Rockin’ alignment of brightest planets Venus and Jupiter with the moon, from Deborah Byrd.
DNA Wire for Life Dr. Jacqueline Barton of CalTech on her award winning research on DNA, from Jorge Salazar.
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