Archive: 9/12/2005

Suburban ecosystems to be studied

U.S. researchers are studying the ecosystems of the suburban enclave to determine the effects of lawns in global warming.

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New Models of Weather Pattern

For a mathematician, Joseph Biello spends a lot of time thinking about the weather. But the UC Davis assistant professor isn't looking out the office window. He is using mathematical theory to build a model of the Madden-Julian ...

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Samsung Offers 8GB FB-DIMM for Servers

Samsung Electronics today announced a new 8GB server memory offering. Following the introduction of its 8GB Registered Dual In-line Memory Module (R-DIMM) in October, Samsung has now increased the density of its Fully Buffered ...

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Physicists create first robust DNA building blocks

Physicists from the University of Oxford have designed the first structurally robust, self-assembling DNA building blocks. The DNA tetrahedra, 10,000,000,000 (ten thousand million) of which could fit on the head of a pin, ...

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Ames Lab physicist wins European Union's highest science prize

Costas Soukoulis leads team that will share portion of 1 million euro Descartes Prizes Costas Soukoulis, a senior physicist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory and an Iowa State University Distinguished Professor ...

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