Archive: 13/02/2007

Lunar Eclipse

Picture this: The year is 2025 and you're on the moon. "Home" is 100 meters away—an outpost on the rim of Shackleton Crater. NASA started building it five years earlier, and it is growing fast. You're one of the construction ...

dateFeb 13, 2007 in Astronomy
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Molecules Under Hammer

How do you get information from a preparation that is transparent? How can you still see a three-dimensional image through a microscope? Dutch researcher Rajesh S. Pillai investigated a new way of illuminating preparations ...

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Scientists: A good lie detector is hard to find

In the not-too-distant future, police may request a warrant to search your brain. This was said only partly in jest by one of the panelists at a Feb. 2 symposium, "Is There Science Underlying Truth Detection?" sponsored by ...

dateFeb 13, 2007 in Other
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RIM Introduced BlackBerry 8800 Smartphone

Research In Motion introduced the thinnest BlackBerry handset yet. The quad-band GSM/GPRS and EDGE-enabled BlackBerry 8800 is equipped with a full, highly tactile QWERTY keyboard and RIM's user-friendly trackball navigation ...

dateFeb 13, 2007 in Consumer & Gadgets
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