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US approves corn modified for ethanol

Genetically modified corn used for converting to ethanol causes concern among farmers In an effort to increase the amount of ethanol used in place of …

Hangover Cures! (For Rats)

Who says fruit flies have all the fun in labs? Sure, for years they’ve been guzzling booze in experiments across the country so researchers could better understand alcoholism, but another pest recently got a chance to party. Researchers at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia gave rats ethanol until the rats suffered from headaches—what most people might [...]