Archive: 08/05/2007

You Snooze, You Lose? Not True

Tired after lunch or by mid-afternoon? You might think that you should go buy yourself some coffee. But according to UCSD researcher Sara Mednick, you’re better off taking a nap.

dateMay 08, 2007 in Other
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Hot Fluids and Deep Earthquakes

Fluids in the Earth's lower crust are an underlying force in shaking things up where continental plates slip under each other, according to a study recently published in Nature. Donna Eberhart-Phillips, a UC Davis researcher ...

dateMay 08, 2007 in Earth Sciences
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Genome Institute Reaches Milestone with a Mighty Microbe

Shewanella baltica OS185 is a tiny, ocean-dwelling microbe that could be an answer to cleaning up certain kinds of radioactive contamination, but for a few days this month the microbe is in the spotlight at Los Alamos for ...

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CRM Vendor Kana Buys eVergance

eVergance, a management consulting firm as well as an systems integrator, provides services for CRM optimization and Web self-service deployments.

dateMay 08, 2007 in Business
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Biosensor sniffs out explosives

Temple University School of Medicine researchers have developed a new biosensor that sniffs out explosives and could one day be used to detect landmines and deadly agents, such as sarin gas, according to a paper in the June ...

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