Archive: 27/04/2009

Quantum ghosts are helpful

( -- The idea that far distant particles can somehow 'talk' to each other worried Einstein so much that he called it 'spooky action at a distance'.

dateApr 27, 2009 in Quantum Physics
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Study: SE Asia will be hit hard by climate change

(AP) -- Southeast Asia will be hit particularly hard by climate change, causing the region's agriculture-dependent economies to contract by as much as 6.7 percent annually by the end of the century, according to a study ...

dateApr 27, 2009 in Environment
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New Blow for Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid Theory

( -- The enduringly popular theory that the Chicxulub crater holds the clue to the demise of the dinosaurs, along with some 65 percent of all species 65 million years ago, is challenged in a paper to be published ...

dateApr 27, 2009 in Earth Sciences
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