Chemistry Newsbytes

burger.jpgBiochemists try to build a burger that's better for you but still tasty. Washington Post Water, water everywhere: Now it appears to be in one of Saturn's moons. Science News Old bones offer insights into tuberculosis and other ailments. Guardian No-till farming can convert carbon dioxide-belching soil into a sponge for the gas. NPR Or carbon dioxide might be quarantined in deep-sea basalt formations. ScienceNOW Mama mosquitoes use chemical cues to determine where they'll lay their brood. NY Times Sometimes false walls conceal hiding places and secret treasure. Sometimes they hide periodic tables. Foster's Daily Democrat San Diego students ditch the beach for the lab in a pre-undergraduate research program. San Diego Union-Tribune