Archive: 05/5/2010

Sensitive side

(PhysOrg.com) -- A little extra carbon dioxide in the air may, unfortunately, go further towards warming Earth than previously thought. A team of British and U.S. researchers have uncovered evidence [1] that ...

May 05, 2010 4.1 / 5 (10) 6 | with audio podcast

Rising seas, raising hopes

(PhysOrg.com) -- By the end of this century, sea levels in the Netherlands may rise more than 4 feet, a troubling prospect in a country where 70 percent of GNP is produced in protected areas that are below ...

May 05, 2010 3.4 / 5 (7) 1

NanoYou Film Talks Tiny

How tiny is 'Tiny'? Well it's nano, and nano is everywhere. It gives butterflies their colour and geckos their sticky feet; it can make water-proof plants and honey-proof spoons; help us cure diseases and help stop climate ...

May 05, 2010 5 / 5 (5) 1

New USB hub cuts a cord

I maintain that anything helping me to get rid of wires is aces with me. Basically I can't stand wires. I truly believe that anyone who has confronted the rat's nest of wires behind their desk must be in agreement ...

May 05, 2010 3.4 / 5 (7) 11