Archive: 01/17/2007

How Will the Economy Fare in 2007?

North Carolina State professor Dr. Michael Walden is an economist and not an airplane pilot, but he uses aviation terminology to discuss the prospects for the U.S. economy in the next 12 months.

Jan 17, 2007 2.3 / 5 (3) 0

Scientists study a magnetic makeover

Researchers at the University of Victoria have discovered new lightweight magnets that could be used in making everything from extra-thin magnetic computer memory to ultra-light spacecraft parts. A paper on the study will ...

Jan 17, 2007 4.6 / 5 (14) 0

Study revises understanding of primate origins

A new study led by a University of Florida paleontologist reconstructs the base of our family tree and extends its roots 10 million years, a finding that sheds new light on the origin and earliest stages of primate evolution.

Jan 17, 2007 4.3 / 5 (11) 0