Archive: 02/08/2006

Eliminating the 'Twin'

A University of Arkansas researcher has received a grant to study the dynamics of synthesizing molecules with the same "handedness."

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Bees like it hot

Research from Queen Mary, University of London has shown that bees prefer to visit warm flowers, and can learn to use colour to predict floral temperature before landing.

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Atlantis Moves to Launch Pad

The Space Shuttle Atlantis arrived at its launch pad at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, Fla., at 8:54 a.m. EDT Wednesday on top of a giant vehicle known as the crawler transporter.

dateAug 02, 2006 in Space Exploration
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Huygens Scientific Archive data set released

ESA's Huygens probe successfully descended through the atmosphere of Titan, Saturn's largest moon, and safely landed on its surface on 14 January 2005. An extraordinary new world has been unveiled. The unique data obtained ...

dateAug 02, 2006 in Astronomy
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