Monday, January 29, 2007
Today's Globe: Hot rocks, climate change, screening tests, dialysis a world away
Drilling into the earth to mine heat could generate enough electricity to replace aging coal-fired and nuclear power plants by 2050, MIT researchers predict.
Biologist E.O. Wilson addresses his new book "The Creation" to a Southern Baptist pastor, pleading to preserve nature from man-made climate change. (If you missed it yesterday, check out how warm winters are costing New England.)
Screening for disease looks goods in groups, but one-on-one, not so good.
Salem's Dr. Wayne Trebbin brings dialysis treatment to Cameroon, where kidney failure is a death sentence.
Posted by Elizabeth Cooney at 06:24 AM