Archive: 06/07/2011

iOS 5 jailbroken before its release

(PhysOrg.com) -- The beta version of iOS has already been jailbroken, which is interesting when you consider that the iOS 5 was only announced 24 hours prior to the jailbreak, at the Apple keynote address ...

Jun 07, 2011 4.5 / 5 (2) 0 | with audio podcast weblog

How climate change is impacting marshes

It is a very muddy trek from the small boat to the field site along Raccoon Creek near Bridgeport, N.J. Villanova University marine scientist Nathaniel Weston and his team are all carrying ladders and equipment ...

Jun 07, 2011 5 / 5 (1) 0

A planet going the wrong way

(PhysOrg.com) -- All planets move around their stars in the same direction as the star spins—at least that’s what we thought. But now Australian National University astronomer Dr. Daniel Bayliss ...

Jun 07, 2011 2.7 / 5 (6) 7

Wind, war and weathermen

Well into the 20th century, American weather forecasting was not a rigorous science, but an “art,” as a National Research Council report stated in 1918. Forecasters knew, among other things, that ...

Jun 07, 2011 not rated yet 0