Archive: 03/30/2006

Google's latest stock sale raises concerns

For those invested in Google, the last few weeks have been a heart-thumping ride indeed, and what's more, the roller coaster might well keep on going with its highs and lows.

Mar 30, 2006 not rated yet 0

Virtual swimmer to speed up athletes

CSIRO and the Australian Institute of Sport are using mathematics in a bid to speed up our top swimmers by testing changes to swimming strokes. The research will make use of the same software CSIRO uses for other fluid simulations ...

Mar 30, 2006 4.7 / 5 (3) 0

Warbots to Replace Human Soldiers?

Any good student of military history can tell you that technological change can make a huge difference on the battlefield. History is replete with examples: the English longbow at Crecy overmatched the Genovese ...

Mar 30, 2006 4.2 / 5 (85) 0

Tea: the New Anti-Aging Beverage?

Tea may be more than a trendy coffee alternative, according to researchers at the Douglas Hospital Research Centre (DHRC). Their findings, published in a recent issue of the European Journal of Neuroscience, sugges ...

Mar 30, 2006 4.5 / 5 (35) 0