Archive: 04/03/2011

The scars of impacts on Mars

ESA's Mars Express has returned new images of an elongated impact crater in the southern hemisphere of Mars. Located just south of the Huygens basin, it could have been carved out by a train of projectiles striking the planet ...

dateMar 04, 2011 in Space Exploration
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Mobile gaming dominates Game Developers Conference

(AP) -- With retail video game sales smacked down by the rough economy and ever-growing competition in the crowded social and mobile game marketplace, it seemed like attendees at this week's annual Game Developers Conference ...

dateMar 04, 2011 in Business
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How dogs make sense of size

( -- University of Sussex psychologists have demonstrated an ability in domestic dogs to match acoustic and visual cues - a cognitive ability once thought to be found in primates only -when assessing size in other ...

dateMar 04, 2011 in Plants & Animals
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Reading Earth's magnetic history

In order to date environmental events from Earth's history — such as meteorite impacts or climate change — geologists have long studied variations in slow-growing seafloor sedimentary rocks called ferromanganese ...

dateMar 04, 2011 in Earth Sciences
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