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2010-04-26 08:02:00

Vehicles From Around the Globe Begin Performance Testing Today in Pursuit of the Multimillion Dollar Cash Prize for Super Fuel Efficient Cars **Celebratory Kickoff Event Planned at Michigan State Capitol on Thursday, April 29** BROOKLYN, Mich., April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, 28 teams, representing 36 super fuel efficient vehicles from across the globe will begin arriving at Michigan International Speedway (MIS) in Brooklyn, MI to officially start on-track performance testing for...

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2010-04-08 14:02:25

The single-atom thick material graphene maintains its high thermal conductivity when supported by a substrate, a critical step to advancing the material from a laboratory phenomenon to a useful component in a range of nano-electronic devices, researchers report in the April 9 issue of the journal Science.

2010-01-11 16:27:00

DETROIT, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- For Volkswagen this marks the beginning of an action-packed year, in which more new models will be introduced than ever before in the company's history.

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2010-01-07 09:10:00

An international research project involving the University of Adelaide has revealed that the magnetic field in the center of the Milky Way is at least 10 times stronger than the rest of the Galaxy.

2009-11-16 14:09:08

The system has an important part in the global climate due to its size, its high latitude location and the negative radiation balance of its large ice sheets.

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2009-11-12 06:50:00

Flight-model units for the LISA Pathfinder spacecraft are undergoing a series of tests to determine their magnetic characteristics.

2009-11-04 08:30:00

- http://DriveSmarterChallenge.org - (Editor's note for TV, websites, and blogs: Most tips are illustrated with downloadable B-roll footage at http://DriveSmarterChallenge.org/broadband, and winning contest videos could be used for a humorous story angle.) WASHINGTON, Nov.

2009-11-02 11:38:52

Magnetized plasmas occupy a large fraction of our cosmic universe; they exist on our sun, in the earth’s magnetosphere, and in astrophysical plasmas.

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2009-10-27 14:51:41

Sandia researchers have developed a process that can mix tiny volumes of liquid, even in complicated spaces.


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