Archive: 2/10/2009

Nanotechnology gets a new light touch

( -- Building the super-fast computers of the future has just become much easier thanks to an advance by Australian researchers that lets them grab hold of tiny electronics components and probe their inner structure ...

dateOct 02, 2009 in Nanophysics
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Ig Nobel: Researchers named the cream of the crop

( -- Newcastle scientists Dr Catherine Douglas and Dr Peter Rowlinson have won the Ig Nobel Prize for Veterinary Medicine for their work looking at reducing stress levels in dairy cattle. In a paper published ...

dateOct 02, 2009 in Other
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Space Radar Reveals Topography of Tsunami Site

( -- Two color-coded perspective views of the Independent State of Samoa (left) and American Samoa (right), generated with digital elevation data from the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission, illustrate the varying ...

dateOct 02, 2009 in Earth Sciences
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