Archive: 02/14/2007

The desert is dying

Researchers from University of Bergen have found that trees, which are a main resource for desert people and their flocks, are in significant decline in the hyper-arid Eastern Desert of Egypt.

dateFeb 14, 2007 in Environment
shares0 comments 0

Bats prey on nocturnally migrating songbirds

It was until now believed that nocturnally migrating songbirds, while venturing into the unfamiliar night sky for accomplishing their long, challenging trans-continental migrations, could at least release anti-predator ...

dateFeb 14, 2007 in
shares0 comments 1

Research could produce a new class of computer chip

A new research project at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is aimed at developing an entirely new type of reconfigurable computing device, one that combines the speed and power efficiency of custom-designed chips with ...

dateFeb 14, 2007 in Engineering
shares0 comments 0