Archive: 17/04/2008

Asus Releases 8.9 Inch Eee PC 900

Amid the buzz of reaching a new milestone of 1 million Eee PCs sold in just 5 months after its launch, ASUS has provided yet another round of excitement with its release of the new Eee PC 900.

dateApr 17, 2008 in Consumer & Gadgets
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Ceramic, heal thyself

A new computer simulation has revealed a self-healing behavior in a common ceramic that may lead to development of radiation-resistant materials for nuclear power plants and waste storage.

dateApr 17, 2008 in Condensed Matter
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Mind the gap: Indigenous lives improving, but too slowly

Ahead of this weekend’s 2020 Summit academics from The Australian National University are warning research shows significant changes need to be made to Indigenous affairs policy to ‘close the gaps’ but the “narrative ...

dateApr 17, 2008 in Other
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The Moon and the Magnetotail

Behold the full Moon. Ancient craters and frozen lava seas lie motionless under an airless sky of profound quiet. It's a slow-motion world where even a human footprint may last millions of years. Nothing ever seems to happen ...

dateApr 17, 2008 in Space Exploration
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