Archive: 13/06/2007

Atlantis Astronauts Making 2nd Spacewalk

Astronauts Pat Forrester and Steve Swanson kicked off STS-117’s second spacewalk at 2:28 p.m. EDT today. The objectives of the excursion are to continue preparing the newly installed Starboard 3 and 4 (S3/S4) truss segment ...

dateJun 13, 2007 in Space Exploration
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Spitzer Searches for the Origins of Life

Astronomers suspect the early Earth was a very harsh place. Temperatures were extreme, and the planet was constantly bombarded by cosmic debris. Many scientists believe that life's starting materials, or building blocks, ...

dateJun 13, 2007 in Astronomy
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IMEC advancing state-of-the-art in FinFETs

At this week’s VLSI Symposium, IMEC presents significant progress in the manufacturability, circuit performance and reliability of FinFETs. The results advance FinFET process technology towards being a candidate for the ...

dateJun 13, 2007 in Semiconductors
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