Archive: 4/10/2005

Gulf Warm-Water Eddies Intensify Hurricane Changes

Scientists monitoring ocean heat and circulation in the Gulf of Mexico during Hurricanes Katrina and Rita have a new understanding of how these tropical storms can gain intensity so quickly: The Gulf of Mexico's "Loop Current" ...

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John L. Hall: Long-time NIST Physicist Wins Nobel Prize

John (Jan) L. Hall, a scientist emeritus of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Quantum Physics Division and a fellow of JILA, a joint institute of NIST and the University of Colorado, Boulder, has won the ...

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Study predicts, verifies protein folding

Houston scientists have combined theory and experiment for the first time to predict and verify protein-folding dynamics of a complex protein.

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Proton-Exchange-Membrane Fuel Cell Tested at Glenn

A significant milestone in technology development for space exploration applications will be achieved with the testing of a Proton-Exchange-Membrane Fuel Cell (PEMFC) engineering model power plant. The engineering model is ...

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Tech/Emory Get $19 M for Nanotech Cancer Center

The National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health has selected Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology as one of seven National Centers of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence.

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