Archive: 18/04/2006

NASA underwater project is near completion

NASA astronauts and a Cincinnati doctor are living and working under the ocean this month to test space medicine concepts and moon-walking techniques.

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Wireless cancer treatment device developed

Purdue University scientists are building a tiny wireless device that could be implanted in tumors to register the precise dose of radiation received.

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Katrina families' health needs are urgent

With safety net systems stretched or completely gone, families affected by Hurricane Katrina "are being pushed further toward the edge," a study says.

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Microsoft 'committed' to China IT sector

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates said Tuesday that the U.S. software giant remained committed to a role in the growth of China's booming IT industry.

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Panasonic to show TV at Stock Exchange

Panasonic will be showcasing the world's largest high-definition plasma television at the closing bell of the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday.

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Hair restoration techniques improve

U.S. experts say men losing their hair can rejoice that better techniques for restoring their hair are in the horizon.

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T rex move over; 7 Mapusaurus found

Remains of the largest known meat-eating dinosaur -- the 41-foot-long, 15,000-pound Mapusaurus roseae -- have been found in Argentina, paleontologists say.

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