22 FEBRUARY 2014, VOL. 6, NO. 3


22 FEBRUARY 2014, VOL. 6, NO. 3, PAGES 115-127.

About the Cover: The legalization of recreational marijuana makes this ever illegal drug a hot topic recently. Colorado’s action right now looks all going smoothly. It marked the first time that the drug could be sold commercially for nonmedical purpose. However the biggest concern of critics is whether the new policy will increase teen use or lead to marijuana trickling out of the state. The only thing we can do today is let time tell us the answer. (See page 123).

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Science Insights 2014; 6(3): page i.



Worldwide break news are selected.

Black Box of U.S. Health Care Prices (Washington DC, USA)

Cancer Diagnoses Hit New High in Britain (London, UK)

Archeologists Uncover New Pharaoh in Egypt (Cairo, EGYPT)

China Slams “Troublemaker” Japan (Addis Ababa, ETHIOPIA)

How to Clear Up Space Junk? (Tokyo, JAPAN)

Install Earth-Watching Cameras on Space Station (Moscow, RUSSIA)

How Falcons Stalk Their Prey in Flight? (Haverford, USA)

Put Sensors on Bees to Save Them from Extinction (Clayton South, AUSTRALIA)

Ocean Radioactivity from Fukushima Leak to be Tracked (Woods Hole, USA)

Dwarf Planet Ceres Contains Water (Paris, FRANCE)

Leopard Teeth, Calf Bones Found in Ruins near Pyramids (Toronto, CANADA)

Breakthrough in Embryonic-Like Stem Cells (London, UK)

Science Insights 2014; 6(3): 115-119.

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Recent representative literatures are highlighted.

ENDOCRINOLOGY AND EPIGENETICS: Epigenetic Changes in the Glucocorticoid Receptor in Adult Offspring from Undernutritioned Maternity

MEDICINE: Mental Benefits from Smoking Cessation

MATHEMATICS: Closed Subspaces of a Hilbert Space

PSYCHOLOGY AND SOCIETY: The Verbal Mimicry to Influence Prosocial Behavior

Science Insights 2014; 6(3): 120-121.

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The Birth of Kim Al-ji

By Jo Sok (1595-1668) (Korea)

Science Insights 2014; 6(3): 122.

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Marijuana Legalization: Still an Open Question?

By Frederick F. Wang, Ayman T. Bridgewater, Michael P. Worden

Science Insights 2014; 6(3): 123-127.

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