Archive: 28/03/2006

Nano World: New nanoelectronics roadmap

A new initiative will develop a roadmap for industry standards that will help get electronic nanotechnology from the laboratory to the marketplace, experts told UPI's Nano World.

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Britain ducks CO2-reduction promise

A British government report says the nation is unlikely to attain its previously announced goal of a 20-percent reduction in CO2 emissions by 2010.

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See Total Solar Eclipse Tomorrow in a Different Light

A major astronomical event occurs Wednesday -- a total solar eclipse in which the moon's shadow blocks Earth-bound views of the sun from Brazil to Mongolia. In Wednesday's event, a total eclipse lasting up to 4 minutes will ...

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Briefs: EC to cut Europe roaming charges

The European Commission formally announced Tuesday its intention to reduce roaming charges for mobile-phone calls throughout the continent.

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Britain looks to reducing food ads

Britain's Office of Communications has been examining the case for restricting food and drink advertising on television aimed at children.

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