Archive: 16/09/2008

Wild dogs reveal nature's 'poverty trap'

( -- Hunting in a fast-moving pack is a high-risk strategy, according to research by Oxford University and Université Paris-Sud scientists.

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Putting pictures into words

( -- Visual images can contain a wealth of information, but they are difficult to catalogue in a searchable way. European researchers are generating and combining scraps of information to create a searchable picture.

dateSep 16, 2008 in Computer Sciences
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Improving our ability to peek inside molecules

( -- It's not easy to see a single molecule inside a living cell. Nevertheless, researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are helping to develop a new technique that will enable them to create detailed ...

dateSep 16, 2008 in General Physics
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Sowing a future for peas

New research from the John Innes Centre and the Central Science Laboratory could help breeders to develop pea varieties able to withstand drought stress and climate change. The research also shows that the composition of ...

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