Archive: 16/03/2012

The rise and fall of Kodak's moment

On a shelf in his office in Cambridge Judge Business School, Dr Kamal Munir keeps a Kodak Brownie 127. Manufactured in the 1950s, the small Bakelite camera is a powerful reminder of the rise and fall of a global brand – ...

dateMar 16, 2012 in Economics & Business
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Near-miss asteroid will return next year

( -- When it whizzes past Earth in 2013, a newly discovered asteroid is going to miss our planet – but not by much. The 50 m space rock is expected to come closer than many satellites, highlighting the growing ...

dateMar 16, 2012 in Space Exploration
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Glittering jewels of Messier 9

( -- The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced the most detailed image so far of Messier 9, a globular star cluster located close to the center of the galaxy. This ball of stars is too faint to see with ...

dateMar 16, 2012 in Astronomy
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