Archive: 26/03/2008

First firing of STERN rocket

A team of engineers from Bristol University has conducted the first firing of the STERN rocket motor. Rocket engines equipped with the STERN (Static Test Expansion/Deflection Rocket Nozzle) rocket motor should benefit from ...

dateMar 26, 2008 in Space Exploration
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New organic molecule in space

The "Large Molecule Heimat" is a very dense, hot gas clump within the star forming region Sagittarius B2. In this source of only 0,3 light-year diameter, which is heated by a deeply embedded newly formed star, most of the ...

dateMar 26, 2008 in Space Exploration
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Would you like a large shake with that little Mac?

What began as a way to prevent damage to the hard drive from a dropped laptop has led to an innovative project that lets seismology and engineering students or researchers study, store and share data to better understand ...

dateMar 26, 2008 in Other
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