Archive: 04/16/2012

Solar wind, moon dust and Martian lights

The Canadian Space Agency has funded a University of Alberta-led project to study the effects of solar winds on Earth’s moon and on Mars. The results are anticipated to influence design of spacecraft ...

dateApr 16, 2012 in Space Exploration
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Nanosponges soak up oil again and again

( -- Researchers at Rice University and Penn State University have discovered that adding a dash of boron to carbon while creating nanotubes turns them into solid, spongy, reusable blocks that have ...

dateApr 16, 2012 in Nanomaterials
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