Archive: 24/10/2008

GOCE satellite launch delayed until 2009

( -- The Russian authorities responsible for the Rockot launcher that shall carry ESA's GOCE Earth Explorer satellite into orbit have completed the investigation of a failure in the guidance and navigation system ...

dateOct 24, 2008 in Space Exploration
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Operate a piano pedal with the mouth

A wish could come true for paraplegics who play the piano and are paralyzed from the hips down: the Heidelberg researcher Dr.-Ing. Rüdiger Rupp has developed a method with which a pianist can operate the right pedal of a ...

dateOct 24, 2008 in Other
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The HPV vaccine that doctors would recommend

Despite the government's decision to choose the vaccine Cervarix for the UK human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme, every doctor I have spoken to has chosen Gardisal for their own children, says a doctor on ...

dateOct 24, 2008 in Medications
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