Archive: 19/06/2008

Looking for New Light

In many ways, astronomers are in the dark about asteroids. In the dark depths of the Kuiper Asteroid Belt beyond Neptune's orbit, and even in the nearby Main Belt between Jupiter and Mars, most asteroids are too small to ...

dateJun 19, 2008 in Astronomy
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Allergy expert has advice for flood victims

As if the emotional and financial impact of flood damage isn't bad enough, floodwaters can also bring health problems. H. James Wedner, M.D., professor of medicine and chief of the Division of Allergy and Immunology at Washington ...

dateJun 19, 2008 in Other
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Ice cores map dynamics of sudden climate changes

New, extremely detailed data from investigations of ice cores from Greenland show that the climate shifted very suddenly and changed fundamentally during quite few years when the ice age ended. Researchers from the Niels ...

dateJun 19, 2008 in Environment
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