Archive: 08/11/2005

Erotic images, gore cause temporary "blindness"

If your partner seems to be ignoring you after a flash of nudity on the television screen, it might not be his or her fault. New research indicates that people shown erotic or gory images frequently fail to process what they ...

Aug 11, 2005 1.7 / 5 (13) 0

Yahoo! move will impact China's e-commerce

Plans by Yahoo! to invest $1 billion for a 35-percent to 40-percent stake in Chinese B2B and auction firm Alibaba.com will change the competitive landscape in China's e-commerce market, analysts told United Press International. ...

Aug 11, 2005 3 / 5 (2) 0

Of Shuttles And Shenzhou

The safe return of the shuttle Discovery and her crew has brought relief to spacewatchers around the globe. But NASA's human spaceflight program remains mired in concerns over the safety of any subsequent shuttle missions, ...

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