Archive: 23/01/2009

Tension in the nanoworld

( -- A joint team of researchers at CIC nanoGUNE (San Sebastian, Spain) and the Max Planck Institutes of Biochemistry and Plasma Physics (Munich, Germany) report the non-invasive and nanoscale resolved infrared ...

dateJan 23, 2009 in Nanophysics
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A crystal clear view of chalk formation

( -- It has a beautiful, but also an unpleasant side: crystallization determines the shape of precious stones, but also causes the lime scale in washing machines. How this comes about, has been known for a long ...

dateJan 23, 2009 in Condensed Matter
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New Insight Into How Bees See

New research from Monash University bee researcher Adrian Dyer could lead to improved artificial intelligence systems and computer programs for facial recognition.

dateJan 23, 2009 in
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Research identifies in-flight emergencies

Fainting is the most common in-flight medical emergency. Research recently published in BioMed Central's open access journal Critical Care details the number, type and frequency of medical emergencies on board two airlines.

dateJan 23, 2009 in Other
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