Archive: 09/14/2007

Probing a rare material spin state

A team of international physicists that includes researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology has found experimental evidence of a highly sought-after type of arrangement of atomic magnetic moments, ...

Sep 14, 2007 4.6 / 5 (17) 0

Mother's milk a gift that keeps on giving

Extensive medical research shows that mothers’ milk satisfies babies’ nutritional needs far better than any manufactured infant formula. It also protects babies against many common infectious diseases and certain inflammatory ...

Sep 14, 2007 4.5 / 5 (4) 0

Galaxy 'hunting' made easy

Astronomers using ESO's Very Large Telescope have discovered in a single pass about a dozen otherwise invisible galaxies halfway across the Universe. The discovery, based on a technique that exploits a first-class ...

Sep 14, 2007 4.4 / 5 (8) 0