Archive: 9/12/2004

Nanotubes glow, even within biological cells

Scientists use fluorescence to track ultrafine particles taken up by white blood cells In some of the first work documenting the uptake of carbon nanotubes by living cells, a team of chemists and life scientists from Rice ...

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LG Electronics Opens Mobile Phone R&D Center in Europe

LG Electronics announced on December 8 that it has established its European R&D center in Paris, France to expand its GSM and WCDMA mobile phone market. The European market is considered crucial to meet the company’s goal ...

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AMD Drives Future Of Formula One Technology

AMD Opteron Processor-Powered Supercomputer helps propel F1 team's CFD, aerodynamics and simulations past competitors Using technology provided by AMD, Formula One team Sauber Petronas today launched its new supercomputer ...

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Research icebreaker ‘Polarstern’ drifting in Antarctic ice

Since November 27, an ice floe has served as home as well as working place for 55 scientists from 11 nations. The research icebreaker ‘Polarstern’ of the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research in Bremerhaven ...

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High pressure work boosts scramjet research

University of Queensland rocket scientists have upgraded a key ground test facility ahead of three experimental scramjet flights in Woomera in late 2005. HyShot international program leader Professor Allan Paull said the ...

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Sophistication in stainless steel - Nokia 6170

Tired of giving ties? In time for the holiday shopping season, the Nokia 6170 camera phone offers holiday shoppers - and Santa Claus(es) - an imaginative gift idea this year. The Nokia 6170 is a stylish tri-band mobile phone ...

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