Archive: 01/11/2010

Real-time electronic monitoring for coastal waters

( -- Researchers from North Carolina State University are developing a cost-effective electronic monitoring system that will enable researchers to advance our understanding of critical coastal ecosystems by allowing ...

dateNov 01, 2010 in Environment
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Quantum computing with braids in flatland

Exotic anyon quasiparticles trapped in two dimensional sheets can entangle into braided structures that are less susceptible to the disturbances that disrupt individual quasiparticles in quantum computations.

dateNov 01, 2010 in Quantum Physics
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Mount St. Helens rises from the Ashes

When Mount St. Helens blew its top in 1980, it wasn't a surprise that it happened, but even today the extent of the damage is hard to fathom. The eruption knocked down 100-foot trees like matchsticks and killed just about ...

dateNov 01, 2010 in Ecology
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