Archive: 03/13/2009

Prehistoric Turtle Threatened by Modern Menace

They survived the extinction of the dinosaurs. They're descendants of one of the oldest family trees in history, spanning 100 million years. But today leatherback turtles, the most widely distributed reptiles ...

dateMar 13, 2009 in Ecology
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NASA Launches 'Eyes on the Earth 3-D'

( -- New interactive features on NASA's Global Climate Change Web site give the public the opportunity to "fly along" with NASA's fleet of Earth science missions and observe Earth from a global ...

dateMar 13, 2009 in Earth Sciences
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Medicine released from pill filmed

( -- In an international alliance with funding from NanoNed, the Dutch national research programme, researchers at the University of Twente, the Netherlands, have succeeded in filming the spread ...

dateMar 13, 2009 in Analytical Chemistry
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