Archive: 11/06/2009

Electric aircraft take to the air

On the 1st of March 2009, a pair of electric aircraft had simultaneous maiden flights at Sywell Aerodrome near Northampton. These are the first electric aircraft to fly in the UK under the recently introduced sub-115 kg regime, ...

dateJun 11, 2009 in Engineering
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Dell planning acquisition: WSJ

US computer giant Dell is planning to acquire a"significant-sized company" in the next few months, The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.

dateJun 11, 2009 in Business
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Protein that triggers plant cell division

From the valves in a human heart to the quills on a porcupine to the petals on a summer lily, the living world is as varied as it is vast. For this to be possible, the cells that make up these living things must be just as ...

dateJun 11, 2009 in Cell & Microbiology
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If you do good, you look good

In today's economy, it's increasingly difficult to elicit donations for charitable causes — but new research from Dr. Anat Bracha of the Eitan Berglas School of Economics at Tel Aviv University can provide fundraising organizations ...

dateJun 11, 2009 in Economics & Business
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