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2014-10-22 12:30:57

-Award to be given at White House Ceremony on November 20- MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct.

2014-08-12 08:31:03

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- eLux Medical, Inc., developer of NanoLipo(TM), a novel nanomedicine approach to liposuction, is pleased to announce that Professor Robert S.

2014-06-23 12:23:37

Biotechnology pioneer will receive the award at the 2014 BIO International Convention, San Diego Convention Center. PHILADELPHIA and SAN DIEGO, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/

Kevlar Creator Stephanie Kwolek Passes Away
2014-06-22 07:31:22

The American chemist credited with the development of Kevlar fiber, the exceptionally strong material used to create protective vests capable of resisting bullets, has passed away at the age of 90.

2013-12-04 23:03:10

America’s First Woman in Space to Be One of First Two Women to Receive Honor; Fellow 2013 Honorees Include Google Founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, and Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Kenneth

Douglas Engelbart, The Man Behind The Mouse, Dies
2013-07-04 07:15:30

Dr. Douglas Engelbart, the man who invented the computer mouse and reportedly developed early incarnations of email and word processing software, died Wednesday in his Atherton, California home at the age of 88.


Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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