Archive: 19/12/2005

Learn math history to learn math theory

A Dutch scientist says she's discovered that knowing how a mathematical theory developed improves a pupil's understanding of the theory.

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Charity: it's all in our genes

A University of California-Santa Barbara scientist believes he's discovered why we give to charity: It's in our genes.

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Honda to Mass Produce Next-Generation Thin Film Solar Cell

Honda announced its plan to begin mass production in 2007, of an independently developed thin film solar cell composed of non-silicon compound materials, which requires 50% less energy, and thus generate 50% less CO2, during ...

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Newest marsh villain: the periwinkle snail

Oil companies, levees and the burrowing nutria have been blamed for destroying Louisiana's marshes -- and now a new culprit arrives: the periwinkle snail.

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