Archive: 5/01/2009

Volcanoes cool the tropics, say researchers

Climate researchers have shown that big volcanic eruptions over the past 450 years have temporarily cooled weather in the tropics—but suggest that such effects may have been masked in the 20th century by rising global temperatures. ...

dateJan 05, 2009 in Earth Sciences
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A Better Way to Make Nanotubes

( -- A compound synthesized for the first time by Berkeley Lab scientists could help to push nanotechnology out of the lab and into faster electronic devices, more powerful sensors, and other advanced technologies. ...

dateJan 05, 2009 in Nanomaterials
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