The University of Arizona Steward Observatory Mirror Lab's casting of the first mirror for the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) "appears to be essentially perfect," UA Steward Observatory director Peter Strittmatter said after ...
Scientists now have direct evidence that the north Pacific salmon shark maintains its red muscle (RM) at 68-86 degrees Fahrenheit, much warmer than the 47 F water in which it lives. The elevated muscle temperature presumably ...
Ric O'Barry, the man behind the TV series "Flipper" says the capture of wild dolphins for tourist attractions should be stopped.
The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has presented two Senate committees with detailed comparisons of clean air plans.
Wal-mart has announced that energy efficiency and renewable energy such as roof solar panels are part of its corporate goals for its U.S. stores.
A modified femtosecond laser can correct poor eyesight and identify malignant melanomas. In addition, it represents an effective tool for laser nanomedicine: It can be used for example to drill nanoholes in cellular membranes ...
IBM Friday announced the release of new encryption software designed to secure data tapes shared by major organizations.
Siemens said Friday it will invest in GlooLabs to bolster personal media data technology.
Silicon Valley analysts predicted this week that high costs would keep the lid on wireless broadband growth in the U.S. consumer market.
Some of the world's leading wireless companies Friday called on the European Commission to investigate Qualcomm's anti-competitive conduct.