Archive: 06/21/2005

Three Planets Bunch Up In Twilight & Deep Impact

Gaze low to the west into the deepening twilight for the next couple of weeks and three planets will await your view. One is bright; two are fainter. You can follow them through their celestial gyrations as they shift position ...

Jun 21, 2005 2 / 5 (2) 0

NASA has worst-case remedy for launch

The re-launch of space shuttle Discovery is less than six weeks away and the U.S. space agency is readying itself for every scenario.
The launch will be the first time since Columbia disintegrated during re-entry in 2003.

Jun 21, 2005 not rated yet 0

First experimental evidence of quantum monodromy

Ohio State University physicists have obtained the first-ever experimental evidence of a particular quantum mechanical effect –- one that was theorized a decade ago. The effect, called quantum monodromy* (Greek for "on ...

Jun 21, 2005 5 / 5 (1) 0