Archive: 09/21/2010

Invaders could devastate Florida avocado industry

Florida's lucrative avocado industry could face a serious blow from a duo of deadly new invaders. Together, the invasive fungus called "laurel wilt disease" and the redbay ambrosia beetle, which carries laurel wilt, represent ...

Sep 21, 2010 4 / 5 (1) 0

Dancing robot swan triggers emotions

The Dying Swan is sometimes moving smoothly and gently, sometimes in a dramatic and fiery manner, as Tchaikovsky┬┤s majestic music from the ballet Swan Lake is playing. Yet this is no ordinary ballet dancer, ...

Sep 21, 2010 not rated yet 0

A single application for every device

Led by the German Fraunhofer Institute FOKUS, a consortium of major, international companies will develop an open-source platform and software components that will allow cross-platform use of services and technologies that ...

Sep 21, 2010 2 / 5 (2) 0