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2013-03-18 20:49:50

AURA announced today that Dr. Steven M. Kahn will assume the role of Director of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) Project effective July 1, 2013.

New Age Marked For The Study And Influence Of Living cells
2013-02-14 14:14:09

Stanford study is the first to demonstrate that sophisticated, engineered light resonators can be inserted inside cells without damaging the host.

2013-02-12 23:02:00

Garden Court Hotel Hosts Event on May 19 from 3 - 5 p.m.

Reproductive Workings Of A Harvester Ant Dynasty Uncovered By Stanford Scientist
2013-02-12 21:08:18

For the first time, scientists have measured how successfully a queen ant establishes new colonies.

Ulcer Bug's Achilles' Heel Found Through Experiment
2012-12-10 21:25:38

Experiments at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have revealed a potential new way to attack common stomach bacteria that cause ulcers and significantly increase the odds of developing stomach cancer.

2012-12-04 14:56:46

Developers of renewable energy and shale gas must overcome fundamental geological and environmental challenges if these promising energy sources are to reach their full potential.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.