Archive: 27/11/2013

Sound of the ocean not so relaxing

( —The impact of underwater noise on a bottlenose dolphin population in Scotland's Moray Firth will be closely monitored, thanks to a new system developed by scientists at our University and the University of Aberdeen.

dateNov 27, 2013 in Ecology
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NASA launches exo-brake parachute from ISS

Mission controllers have confirmed that a small satellite launched from the International Space Station last week has successfully entered its orbit. Soon it will demonstrate two new technologies including an "exo-brake" ...

dateNov 27, 2013 in Space Exploration
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Scientists want a fire-spotting satellite

As firefighters emerge from another record wildfire season in the Western United States, University of California, Berkeley, scientists say it's time to give them a 21st century tool: a fire-spotting satellite.

dateNov 27, 2013 in Earth Sciences
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