Archive: 9/06/2009

Bing luring Internet searchers: comScore

Microsoft's new Internet search engine Bing boosted the software giant's share of the US market in the week following its release, industry tracking firm comScore reported Tuesday.

dateJun 09, 2009 in Internet
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Engineers unveil new lighting solutions

A study by Carnegie Mellon University researchers argues that new lighting technologies can be a key player in the portfolio of strategies needed to promote energy efficiency and to help reduce the emission of greenhouse ...

dateJun 09, 2009 in Energy & Green Tech
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Computer Finds Massive Black Hole in Nearby Galaxy

Astronomers Karl Gebhardt of The University of Texas at Austin and Jens Thomas of the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics have used new computer modeling techniques to discover that the black hole at the heart ...

dateJun 09, 2009 in Astronomy
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New research shows potential for a male contraceptive

Researchers have known for more than half a century that sperm is able to fertilize an egg only after it has resided for a period of time in the female reproductive tract. Without this specific interaction with the female ...

dateJun 09, 2009 in Other
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