Archive: 05/31/2007

New method for making improved radiation detectors

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory, with funding from DOE's National Nuclear Security Administration, have devised ways to improve the performance of radiation detectors, such as ...

May 31, 2007
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Bringing order to 'what if?'

[B]USC builds a risk assessment system for the Department of Homeland Security[/B] A team working under the auspices of the Department of Homeland Security-funded Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of ...

May 31, 2007
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More rib fractures, but better survival rates

[B]Journal study tests trained and untrained adults in cardiopulmonary resuscitation[/B] New findings show that the majority of people untrained in how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and even many trained eme ...

May 31, 2007
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No escape from the bullies

It happens in school, at work, physically, verbally, even by email and text — now researchers at The University of Nottingham say there’s no escape in the virtual world.

May 31, 2007
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