Archive: 03/23/2005

Spintronic Materials Show Their First Move

How much energy does it take for an electron to hop from atom to atom, and how do the magnetic properties of the material influence the rate or ease of hopping? Answers to those questions could help explain why some materials, ...

Mar 23, 2005
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Membraneless fuel cell is tiny, versatile

A fuel cell designed by researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign can operate without a solid membrane separating fuel and oxidant, and functions with alkaline chemistry in addition to the ...

Mar 23, 2005
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New Era in Planetary Science

Astronomers from NASA said Tuesday that NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has for the first time ever captured the light from two known Jupiter-like planets orbiting stars other than our Sun. This extraordin ...

Mar 23, 2005
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Aussie ingenuity helps NASA search for new planets

CSIRO's success with a new manufacturing technique for a piece of astrometry equipment is likely to help American scientists detect planets in our galaxy and beyond. CSIRO Industrial Physics has mastered the ...

Mar 23, 2005
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