News tagged with antennae

Image: First contact with Ariane 5

Ariane 5 flight VA229 lifted off yesterday morning at 05:20 GMT (02:20 local time, 06:20 CET) from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, to deliver a telecom satellite into geostationary orbit.

dateMar 11, 2016 in Space Exploration
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How crabs smell

New research published last week in Journal of the Royal Society Interface examines the sniffing behaviour of terrestrial hermit crabs.

dateJan 20, 2016 in Plants & Animals
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Beetle's antennae finds potential mates

Recent research from a team led by Dr Jonathan Cox shows how certain beetles use their antennae to locate potential mates. This is the first time scientists have studied molecule capture by the antennae of beetles.

dateSep 16, 2015 in Plants & Animals
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