Archive: 4/11/2009

UCI robot to aid brain research

( -- A robot powered by a computerized model of a rodent brain will help researchers from UC Irvine and UC San Diego understand how people recognize and adapt to change.

dateNov 04, 2009 in Robotics
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A growing PayPal could soon overshadow parent eBay

(AP) -- Most people know eBay Inc. for its online marketplace, where deals abound on everything from gadgets to antique furniture. But soon, eBay's biggest business will likely be PayPal, the online payments service that ...

dateNov 04, 2009 in Internet
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Reducing Agriculture's Climate Change Footprint

( -- Curbing greenhouse gas emissions from cultivated fields may require going beyond cutting back on nitrogen fertilizer and changing crop rotation cycles, according to research by Agricultural Research Service ...

dateNov 04, 2009 in Environment
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