Archive: 11/16/2007

A new window on the universe

Using new tools to look at the universe, says Patrick Brady, often has led to discoveries that change the course of science. History is full of examples.

Nov 16, 2007
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Reconstructed WW II Code Cracker Colossus Defeated

A monumental achievment in reconstructing Colossus the first code cracker computer used by Allied forces in World War II. In a timed contest between Colossus and the modern PC Colossus was defeated by a modern ...

Nov 16, 2007 weblog
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'Cooling down' begins at Svalbard Doomsday Seed Bank

Refrigeration units began pumping chilly air deep into an Arctic mountain cavern today, launching the innovative and critical “cooling down” phase of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in advance of its official opening early ...

Nov 16, 2007
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