Archive: 01/8/2007

Eavesdropping on the Universe

Astronomers have proposed an improved method of searching for intelligent extraterrestrial life using instruments like one now under construction in Australia. The Low Frequency Demonstrator (LFD) of the Mileura ...

Jan 08, 2007
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Hubble Observes Infant Stars in Nearby Galaxy

This new image taken with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope depicts bright, blue, newly formed stars that are blowing a cavity in the center of a star-forming region in the Small Magellanic Cloud.

Jan 08, 2007
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Healing methods conflict in China

Traditional practitioners are butting heads with Western medicine believers in China as the country balances traditional remedies against modern healing.

Jan 08, 2007
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Quasar light variability linked to black hole mass

Quasars are some of the most luminous and distant objects in the universe – and appear to have something in common with ordinary light bulbs, say researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and at the ...

Jan 08, 2007
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Astronomers discover a trio of quasars

Using ESO's Very Large Telescope and the W.M. Keck Observatory, astronomers at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland and the California Institute of Technology, USA, have discovered ...

Jan 08, 2007
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Healthy eating is at a supermarket near you

Supermarket "grocery store tours" could be the key to healthier lifestyles and prevent chronic diseases such as coronary heart disease (CHD) concludes a study published in the Health & Fitness Journal.

Jan 08, 2007
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