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2012-02-01 09:55:13

On Earth all biology is subjected to gravity.

Scientists Mimic Zero Gravity With Magnets
2012-01-05 12:47:26

University of Nottingham scientists have been levitating fruit flies with magnets to determine how biological organisms are affected by weightless conditions in space.

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2009-05-16 09:45:00

Of the 92 naturally occurring elements, add another to the list of those that are superconductors.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.