Archive: 22/09/2005

Scientists develop better sports rankings

Rochester Institute of Technology scientists Thursday announced the development of new mathematics models that provide more accurate sports rankings.

dateSep 22, 2005 in
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NASA names new Glenn Center director

NASA Administrator Michael Griffin Thursday announced the appointment of Woodrow Whitlow Jr. as director of the John Glenn Research Center in Cleveland.

dateSep 22, 2005 in
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Keeping old appliances leaves owners out in the cold

Holding on to an old refrigerator until it dies might seem economical, but most likely it costs consumers more money than it saves because older refrigerators can consume as much as twice the energy of newer models.

dateSep 22, 2005 in
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'Through the looking glass' - the Universe at your computer

Astronomers throughout the UK now have a valuable new research tool at their disposal which may lead to new discoveries and improved understanding of the physics of the Universe. Launched this week, AstroGrid provides a unique ...

dateSep 22, 2005 in
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What is antimatter and why does it matter?

The place is England. The year is 1928. One of the founding theorists of quantum mechanics, Paul Dirac, is scratching his head because solutions to his equations have yielded unexpected results. For the solutions to make ...

dateSep 22, 2005 in
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LG and Kineto announce UMA-enabled cellular/WI-FI mobile phone

LG Electronics and Kineto Wireless, Inc. today announced the availability of the CL400 mobile phone. The CL400 one of the industry's first UMA-enabled cellular/Wi-Fi phones designed for Fixed-Mobile Convergence (FMC) solutions.

dateSep 22, 2005 in
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