Archive: 12/22/2006

Slower light could mean faster computers

IBM today announced its researchers have built a device capable of delaying the flow of light on a silicon chip, a requirement to one day allow computers to use optical communications to achieve better performance.

Dec 22, 2006
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Adenine ‘Tails’ Make Tailored Anchors for DNA

Researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the Naval Research Laboratory and the University of Maryland have demonstrated a deceptively simple technique for chemically bonding single ...

Dec 22, 2006
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Science group posts interactive Web site

The San Francisco-based Public Library of Science says its online journal will post research and allow interactive review before and after publication.

Dec 22, 2006
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Bears not sleeping during warm winter

Scientists, calling it another sign of climate change, say European brown bears have stopped hibernating in the mountains of northern Spain.

Dec 22, 2006
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