Archive: 27/09/2007

VLT interferometer detects disc around aged star

A team of European astronomers has used ESO's Very Large Telescope Interferometer and its razor-sharp eyes to discover a reservoir of dust trapped in a disc that surrounds an elderly star. The discovery provides additional ...

dateSep 27, 2007 in Astronomy
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Grub's passion for plastic causes water loss

Research by the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has found that a small white grub is responsible for water leaking from sub-surface drip irrigation pipes used by some lucerne growers.

dateSep 27, 2007 in
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