Archive: 1/07/2010

Russian mathematician rejects $1 million prize

(AP) -- He said nyet to $1 million. Grigory Perelman, a reclusive Russian mathematics genius who made headlines earlier this year for not immediately embracing a lucrative math prize, has decided to decline the cash.

dateJul 01, 2010 in Mathematics
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CryoSat-2 exceeding expectations

Today, participants at the Living Planet Symposium have been hearing about ESA's most recently launched mission, CryoSat-2. In orbit for almost three months, the satellite is in excellent health with scientists very encouraged ...

dateJul 01, 2010 in Earth Sciences
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The world's "most valuable" Internet domain name,, went up for grabs on Thursday having fetched 12 million dollars in 2006, a German firm handling the sale said Thursday.

dateJul 01, 2010 in Internet
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