Archive: 12/04/2008

A book of common prayers

In times of economic distress and plenty, ninety percent of Americans pray, more than half of us once a day or more. We pray for big things—to stay healthy, to keep our jobs, and to strengthen our relationships. And we ...

Dec 04, 2008 4.2 / 5 (9) 1

Students discover unique planet

The students were testing a method of investigating the light fluctuations of thousands of stars in the OGLE database in an automated way. The brightness of one of the stars was found to decrease for two hours ...

Dec 04, 2008 4.6 / 5 (35) 1

Two Robot Chefs Make Omelets

(PhysOrg.com) -- No "house of the future" is complete without a household robot to do the cooking and cleaning. Although today´s robots still have a ways to go before substituting for a real live-in maid, ...

Dec 04, 2008 4.2 / 5 (16) 2 weblog