Archive: 08/10/2012

Scientists battle harmful water toxins

University of Ulster scientists are collaborating with international research partners to develop a new 'clean' technology to destroy water toxins caused by harmful algal blooms.

dateOct 08, 2012 in Environment
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Toyota's go-slow message on electric cars

No automaker looking at the electric car market right now is going to read "full speed ahead" from what's happened so far. The Chevy Volt is outselling half the car models on the market, but many others, from the Nissan Leaf ...

dateOct 08, 2012 in Energy & Green Tech
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Giant black holes lurking in survey data

(—Scientists at the University of Cambridge have used cutting-edge infrared surveys of the sky to discover a new population of enormous, rapidly growing supermassive black holes in the early Universe. The black ...

dateOct 08, 2012 in Astronomy
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New jet results tick all the boxes for ITER

Latest results from the Joint European Torus (JET) fusion device are giving researchers increasing confidence in prospects for the next-generation ITER project, the international experiment that is expected to pave the way ...

dateOct 08, 2012 in General Physics
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