Archive: 06/11/2008

Chemists Get Scoop on Crude ‘Oil’ from Pig Manure

After a close examination of crude oil made from pig manure, chemists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are certain about a number of things. Most obviously, “This stuff smells worse than manure,” ...

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GLAST Observatory in Orbit

At 12:05 p.m. EDT, the Delta II rocket easily lifted the GLAST spacecraft off the launch pad, out of smoke and clouds and into a beautiful Florida sky headed for space.

dateJun 11, 2008 in Space Exploration
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Whole proves to be mightier than the parts

European researchers have developed solutions to help weld a mishmash of different technologies, protocols and system architectures, making it easier to run research and education networks.

dateJun 11, 2008 in Telecom
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