Archive: 5/10/2006

Tabletop experiment yields bubbly surprise

University of Chicago physicists have discovered a new class of behavior in air bubbles rising from an underwater nozzle. In this surprising behavior, the bubbles tear apart in sharp jerks instead of pinching off at a point, ...

dateOct 05, 2006 in General Physics
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Vega upper composite passes tests at ESTEC

The upper composite of ESA's new small launcher has passed its vibration tests at ESA's European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) with flying colours. Vega's components are built and tested at various locations ...

dateOct 05, 2006 in Space Exploration
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