Archive: 12/01/2011

High-pressure division

To be able to divide, a cell must first of all create enough space for itself in the tissue. How cells do that was a mystery, until now. Researchers from the Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering at ETH Zurich ...

dateJan 12, 2011 in Cell & Microbiology
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Solar system 'Outback' explored with new telescope

In the outer reaches of our solar system lies a mysterious region far more remote and difficult to explore than the Australian outback. It remains the only part of our solar system not visited by spacecraft. Called the Kuiper ...

dateJan 12, 2011 in Astronomy
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Features on asteroid revealed by radar

( -- Radar imaging at NASA's Goldstone Solar System Radar in the California desert on Dec. 11 and 12, 2010, revealed defining characteristics of recently discovered asteroid 2010 JL33. The images have been made ...

dateJan 12, 2011 in Space Exploration
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