Archive: 16/06/2005

NASA Successfully Demonstrates Innovative Nanosatellite System

Big things can come in small packages, and engineers at NASA's Johnson Space Center are making progress on a tiny spacecraft that holds major promise for future exploration. Work on the volleyball-sized Miniature Autonomous ...

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Samsung Introduces 'Bluetooth Voice Recognition Phone'

Samsung Electronics is launching a cutting-edge mobile phone that has combined the Bluetooth with the Voice Recognition technology. Samsung Electronics announced that it has released the Bluetooth Voice Recognition Phone ...

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Software Advance Helps Computers Act Logically

Computers just respond to commands, never "thinking" about the consequences. A new software language, however, promises to enable computers to reason much more precisely and thus better reflect subtleties intended by commands ...

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New NIST Method Improves Accuracy of Spectrometers

Measurements of the intensity of light at different wavelengths can be made more accurately now, thanks to a new, simple method for correcting common instrument errors. The new method, developed by researchers at the National ...

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Finding the True Measure of Nanoscale 'Roughness'

Straight edges, good. Wavy edges, bad. This simple description holds true whether you are painting the living room or manufacturing nanoscale circuit features. In a technical paper* published in June, researchers at the ...

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Superconducting nanowires show ability to measure magnetic fields

By using DNA molecules as scaffolds, scientists have created superconducting nanodevices that demonstrate a new type of quantum interference and could be used to measure magnetic fields and map regions of superconductivity. Researchers ...

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