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33,034 articles from Guardian Unlimited Science


WEDNESDAY 10. OCTOBER 2007



TUESDAY 9. OCTOBER 2007


Leader: In praise of ... Sir Martin Evans

Leader: Sir Martin Evans's discovery of embryonic stem cells has given scientists the key to treating a range of genetic conditions. His research method may not be universally popular but winners should be hailed, and youngsters taught about the difference they make.


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Bad science: The problem with herbalists

Ben Goldacre: Huge numbers of bioactive compounds extracted from plants are used today in medical practice, including even common stuff like aspirin. There is little difference between herbal medicine and medicine in terms of what is used, only in how it is used.