Archive: 10/06/2010

Exoplanet caught on the move (w/ Video)

( -- Only 12 million years old, or less than three-thousandths of the age of the Sun, Beta Pictoris is 75% more massive than our parent star. It is located about 60 light-years away towards the constellation of ...

dateJun 10, 2010 in Astronomy
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Helping the brain's messengers get from A to B

In what has been hailed as a breakthrough, scientists from Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medical College have outlined the molecular mechanism of membrane transport. The research shows how a protein ...

dateJun 10, 2010 in Neuroscience
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ARS Study Helps Farmers Make Best Use of Fertilizers

( -- A new way to make topographic maps with radar can help farmers divert more of their resources to the highest-yielding parts of their fields, according to an Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientist.

dateJun 10, 2010 in Other
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