- New York TimesOct 04 11:08 PM
Spark Therapeutics said the treatment had allowed people with certain so-called inherited retinal dystrophies to maneuver in dimmer light than they could before.
- The Online NewsHourSep 16 02:21 PM
[Watch Video] It was a moonless Friday at the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge in Florida, and a loggerhead sea turtle was giving birth. I watched as her goo-covered eggs dropped in threes, each clutch landing in the sand with a wet plop. The sound echoed against the crashing waves. She seemed ambivalent to my voyeurism. A loggerhead, like any sea turtle, is wary of predators while picking...
- Hamilton SpectatorSep 11 07:48 AM
Arriving in Trier on a dark and moonless night, was never part of the plan.
- CBS NewsOct 06 06:48 PM
Company hopes its new treatment could become the first gene therapy to win FDA approval in U.S.
- Philly.comOct 05 07:34 AM
Spark Therapeutics, a Philadelphia company at the forefront of gene-therapy research, reported Monday that patients in its most important clinical trial had some eyesight restored after treatment by Spark's product.
- Point Reyes LightSep 17 10:13 AM
A rescue operation led by the Marin County Fire Department hauled in 54 kayakers stranded on Tomales Bay beaches Saturday night, following dramatic wind shifts and high tides that surprised kayakers during a bioluminescence tour, a highly popular night tour where microorganisms emit phosphorescent glows on moonless nights. No one...
- Seattle TimesOct 04 10:03 PM
Spark Therapeutics said the treatment had allowed people with certain so-called inherited retinal dystrophies to more easily maneuver in dimmer light than they could before.
- Astronomy NowSep 30 02:13 PM
Now that planet Saturn is effectively lost in the dusk twilight for UK-based observers, you may be wondering what has happened to the other four bright naked-eye planets. Far from disappearing, they have just transferred to the morning sky. From 8—11 October, the waning crescent Moon acts as a guide to Venus, Mars, Jupiter then Mercury in the eastern dawn sky.
- The Japan TimesSep 09 05:44 PM
Once upon a time, I was a normal guy, just like the rest of you. I’d get up, go to work and ride the trains with the other half-dead souls in this cold city. Then it happened: I was holed up in some flea-bitten art house one moonless night when a glowing rat bit me […] The post ‘Ant-Man’ puts Marvel one film closer to world domination appeared first on The Japan Times .
- International Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsOct 06 05:53 AM
The annual Draconid meteor shower is set to peak this week in a dazzling display of shooting stars across the night sky. Visible from the northern hemisphere on the 8 and 9 October, staying up to watch the meteor shower could well be worthwhile for keen skywatchers – as the view will not be obscured by moonlight. The meteors originate from the periodic comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner and are a ...