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2014-09-09 08:20:51

Board to include Alan Heeger (Nobel Laureate in Chemistry), Arno Penzias (Nobel Laureate in Physics) and Warren Stern (former Director of DNDO) MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhombus Power Inc., a Silicon Valley startup located in the NASA Research Park, today announced that Dr. Alan Heeger, Dr. Arno Penzias and Warren Stern have joined its Advisory Board. President Obama and his national security team continue to rate nuclear terrorism as a high priority threat...

American Chemical Society Meeting Begins
2012-08-20 06:07:49

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The 244th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS) kicked off in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Sunday, bringing about vibrant announcements regarding research and new discoveries. There is an estimated 14,000 scientists and other attendees at the event, which has been nicknamed the "World Series of Science." ACS said researchers will deliver topics ranging from chemistry's role in establishing the innocence of people...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'