Archive: 07/2/2007

A Step Closer to Printing-Press Electronics

One goal for the future of electronics is the ability to print large, flexible circuits using machines similar to printing presses. While great strides have been made in developing bendable and lightweight organic materials ...

Jul 02, 2007 4.6 / 5 (47) 0 feature

End of an era at HERA accelerator

Fifteen years of scientific discovery came to an end on June 30th when the electrons and protons in the HERA accelerator made their final lap of the 6.3 km ring. The HERA ring has provided these particles and their anti-particle ...

Jul 02, 2007 4.2 / 5 (5) 0

Anti-gay hate crimes widespread

Nearly four in 10 gay men and about one in eight lesbians and bisexuals in the United States have been the target of violence or a property crime because of their sexual orientation, according to a new study by University ...

Jul 02, 2007 4.4 / 5 (17) 0

The fisherman is a predator like any other

For Peru fishing is a prime source of foreign exchange, second only to mining. The country’s anchovy fishing fleet, which seeks the Peruvian anchovy Engraulis ringens, is the world’s largest single-species fishery, with ...

Jul 02, 2007 5 / 5 (5) 0