Archive: 27/09/2011

Astronomers discover new way to measure Universe

( -- Astronomers at Copenhagen's Niels Bohr Institute have found a new way to measure distances. This may not sound like much, but working out how far away something is, is one of the toughest fundamental problems ...

dateSep 27, 2011 in Astronomy
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Hydrogen fuel put to the test

National Physical Laboratory has developed a suite of analytical methods to detect trace-level impurities in hydrogen fuel that can affect the performance of hydrogen fuel cells – a potentially carbon-free power source ...

dateSep 27, 2011 in Energy & Green Tech
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A challenging decade for Britain's mammals

( -- This year’s State of Britain's Mammals report shows that over the last decade some of our most endangered mammal species have bounced back but that many others continue to decline.

dateSep 27, 2011 in Ecology
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