Archive: 09/9/2004

World's First 10Gbps Quantum Dot Laser

Fujitsu Limited and a research group at the University of Tokyo led by Professor Yasuhiko Arakawa, today announced the joint development of a quantum dot laser that succeeds in minimizing temperature-sensitive output fluctu ...

Sep 09, 2004 2.7 / 5 (9) 0

Major milestone for detecting life on Mars

Washington, D.C. "To detect life on Mars, we have to devise instruments to recognize it and design them in such a way to get them to the Red Planet most efficiently," said Dr. Andrew Steele of the Carnegie Institution's Geophysical L ...

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Nokia Launches New Fashion Collection

Inspired by the glamour and elegance of the lavish 1920s, Nokia introduces a new fashion collection of three mobile phones, launched today at the Totally Fashion event in Shanghai. Pushing the boundaries of ...

Sep 09, 2004 1.8 / 5 (4) 0

Noisy nature of atoms

University of California scientists working at Los Alamos National Laboratory have demonstrated a way to use the random fluctuations that exist naturally in all magnetic systems to perform magnetic resonance studies without ...

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Molecular Biologists Uproot the Tree of Life

One of science's most popular metaphors — the "tree of life," with its evolutionary branches and roots, showing groups of bacteria on the bottom and multicellular animals on the higher branches — turns out to be a misnomer, ...

Sep 09, 2004 3.3 / 5 (3) 1