Archive: 07/10/2007

Endeavour Rolls To Pad Tonight

The rollout of Space Shuttle Endeavour to Launch Pad 39A is expected to begin tonight. Originally planned for this morning, the move was canceled by NASA managers because unfavorable weather was predicted ...

dateJul 10, 2007 in Space Exploration
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Understanding Killer Electrons in Space

Settling a longstanding scientific debate, Los Alamos scientists have demonstrated conclusively how electromagnetic waves accelerate ordinary electrons in the belts of radiation outside Earth's atmosphere to a state where ...

dateJul 10, 2007 in General Physics
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Swim diapers may not keep pool water clean

Swimming is good, clean summer fun for small children—but University of Florida experts caution that swim diapers won’t necessarily keep the water clean, and that could spell trouble if sick kids go in the pool.

dateJul 10, 2007 in Other
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'Less is More' Online

Researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia have found that less is more when it comes to online content. In a study that examined responses to pictures viewed online, the researchers found that people were able to ...

dateJul 10, 2007 in Other
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