Archive: 01/02/2007

Bald eagles may no longer be endangered

Experts say bald eagles are likely to be taken from the endangered species list as the U.S. government's Feb. 16 deadline for ruling on the birds approaches.

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NIST issues draft IPv6 technical profile

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) yesterday issued a draft profile that will assist federal agencies in developing plans to acquire and deploy products that implement Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6). ...

dateFeb 01, 2007 in Computer Sciences
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Using nano-magnets to enhance medical imaging

Nanoscale magnets in the form of iron-containing molecules might be used to improve the contrast between healthy and diseased tissue in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)—as long as the concentration of nanomagnets is carefully ...

dateFeb 01, 2007 in Bio & Medicine
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Learning in the spinning room

Learning from books can be a dry and boring experience for school students. The spinning room, in contrast, is highly entertaining: it combines the real world with virtual 3-D objects and explains science to school students ...

dateFeb 01, 2007 in Computer Sciences
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