Archive: 11/30/2005

In Depth: Rain, winds and haze during the descent to Titan

The high-resolution images taken in Titan's atmosphere by the Descent Imager/Spectral Radiometer (DISR) were spectacular, but not the only surprises obtained during descent. Both DISR and the Doppler Wind ...

Nov 30, 2005
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Physicists coax six atoms into quantum 'cat' state

Scientists at the Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have coaxed six atoms into spinning together in two opposite directions at the same time, a so-called Schrödinger ...

Nov 30, 2005
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Motorola iRadio goes country

Motorola iRadio is adding a country lineup to its service that will debut early next year.

Nov 30, 2005
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Nanotech discovery could have radical implications

It has been 20 years since the futurist Eric Drexler daringly predicted a new world where miniaturized robots would build things one molecule at a time. The world of nanotechnology that Drexler envisioned ...

Nov 30, 2005
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Lord May: Scientific values are threatened

England's outgoing Royal Society President Robert May of Oxford is urging scientists to speak out against the climate change "denial lobby."

Nov 30, 2005
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