Archive: 19/03/2010

New launch date for CryoSat-2 confirmed

( -- The technical issue with the second stage of the Dnepr rocket that delayed the launch of ESA's Earth Explorer CryoSat-2 satellite in February has now been resolved - and the new launch date of 8 April has ...

dateMar 19, 2010 in Space Exploration
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Ability to tolerate enemies influences coevolution

Stay and fight, or flee? These are usually the alternatives facing a victim when it is attacked by an enemy. Two researchers from Lund University have now collected and discussed various examples from the animal world where ...

dateMar 19, 2010 in Evolution
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The Mystery Of Cursed Bread & A CIA Agent's Death

( -- For 60 years, the French village of Pont-Saint-Esprit has been famous for the events of a few days in August, 1951, when dozens of villagers were struck with unexplainable and horrifying hallucinations of ...

dateMar 19, 2010 in Other report
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Google to leave China April 10: state media

US Internet giant Google will close its business in China next month and may announce its plans in the coming days, Chinese media reported on Friday, after rows over censorship and hacking.

dateMar 19, 2010 in Internet
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