Archive: 12/19/2005

'Robosnail' crawls up vertical walls

A team of scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has developed a robotic snail that can crawl on vertical walls and traverse ceilings. ‘Robosnail’ was developed to explore and demonstrate ...

Dec 19, 2005 4.9 / 5 (8) 0

The formula to ensure the perfect 'cracker pull'

Scientists have come up with a formula for the perfect way to pull a Christmas cracker. A top physicist from the University of Surrey (UniS) is working with Tesco to help people to make sure that they win the ...

Dec 19, 2005 3 / 5 (11) 0

Astronomers Gain Clues About Fundamental Physics

An international team of astronomers has looked at something very big -- a distant galaxy -- to study the behavior of things very small -- atoms and molecules -- to gain vital clues about the fundamental nature ...

Dec 19, 2005 4.2 / 5 (16) 0

IT exports seen leading Asian growth

Steady demand for information-technology products worldwide will bolster East Asia's economy next year, according to a report by the Asian Development Bank Monday.

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Web co offering 'Xtreme Web Makeover' (Update)

A Chicago-based Web design company said Monday they are searching for the "worst Web site." Intechnic Corporation, a Web development company, announced as a publicity campaign they will award who they deem the "worst" business ...

Dec 19, 2005 4 / 5 (3) 0