Archive: 21/09/2005

Neutrons Born In Lightning

To produce thermonuclear reaction it is necessary, firstly, to have nuclei with a large quantity of neutrons available, for example, deuterium nuclei, and secondly, these nuclei should possess sufficiently high velocity and ...

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Scientists develop life-saving chrome

British scientists have developed a safer and more versatile alternative to chrome electroplating, the coating found on vintage car bumpers, steel camshafts, and fixtures such as door furniture and light fittings.

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Scientists describe 'human world'

The internationally syndicated Earth & Sky Radio Series today announced the launch of a special report on its web site on what it calls "the Human World." In the report, 50 leading scientists describe the Human World from ...

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Covad boasts of 6 Mbps broadband service

Silicon Valley's Covad Communications is offering broadband service of a sizzling 6.0 megabits per second and 768 kilobits per second for home-office use.

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Nigeria reassures on cell-phone safety

Nigeria is reassuring the public that cell phones pose no verifiable health threat as cheap and second-hand units gain popularity.

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