Archive: 10/4/2005

Nano World: Super-insulating frozen smoke

The world's best thermal insulators, aerogels made of necklaces of nanometer-sized beads, are starting to find their way into flexible, lightweight sheets in everything from attack helicopters to snowboarding jackets.

Oct 04, 2005 4.9 / 5 (7) 0

Japan's telecom battles claims victim

For the investors of Heisei Denden, it was as if the telecommunications industry was going to return to its heyday of the late 1990s. Yet the glitter used to attract shareholders could not keep the company from its demise.

Oct 04, 2005 not rated yet 0

Two Americans, a German Win 2005 Nobel Prize in Physics

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2005 with one half to Roy J. Glauber Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA “for his contribution to the quantum theory ...

Oct 04, 2005 1.6 / 5 (5) 0