Archive: 11/06/2007

Avian influenza on people's minds

Researchers at the Food Policy Institute at the Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station have conducted a nationwide survey of public knowledge, attitudes, intentions and behaviors related to the threat of highly ...

dateJun 11, 2007 in Other
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Fungus is world's largest living organism

The fungus Armillaria ostoyae, commonly known at root rot, has become the world's largest living organism thanks to an outbreak in Prairie City, Ore.

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Atlantis Docks With Space Station

After a busy Sunday in which the STS-117 crew arrived at the International Space Station, attention has turned to the mission’s first spacewalk. The excursion, which will focus on the on-orbit assembly of the station, is ...

dateJun 11, 2007 in Space Exploration
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