Archive: 09/12/2007

Physicists pin down spin of surface atoms

Scientists who dream of shrinking computers to the nanoscale look to atomic spin as one possible building block for both processor and memory, yet setting the spin of an atom, let alone measuring it, has been ...

Sep 12, 2007
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Wild male chimps steal to impress females

Scottish researchers studying wild chimpanzees in West Africa have discovered male chimps steal fruits from local farms to attract female mates.

Sep 12, 2007
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Nine dead in Indonesian earthquake

Officials reported at least nine people were killed and more than 100 injured after a strong earthquake and an aftershock struck the Indian Ocean Wednesday.

Sep 12, 2007
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