Archive for September, 2010 :

Time Influenced by Gravity
September 25th, 2010

Scientists have confirmed that gravity influences time.

Horned Dinosaurs Unearthed on ‘Lost Continent’
September 22nd, 2010

Many new and strange dinosaurs and other species have been discovered in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Southern Utah.

Pyramids, Nanowires — Futures for Artificial Skin
September 16th, 2010

Researchers at Berkeley and Stanford are crossing the real frontier: making artificial skin that can touch and feel.

Deforestation in Brazil Slows
September 14th, 2010

Brazil has slowed their rate of deforestation but many other countries have not. It is essential that our planet be reforested, not deforested.

Is Algae the DIY Solution to Food & Energy?
September 13th, 2010

Algae is easy to grow, highly nutritious and can be turned into fuel.

More Farmers in India Go Organic
September 9th, 2010

Farmers in India are increasingly turning to more profitable organic farming and avoiding costly chemical farming.

Tractor Beams Come to Life
September 8th, 2010

Researchers from the Australian National University have announced that they have built a device that can move small particles a meter and a half using only the power of light.

World ‘Facing Mass Extinction’
September 4th, 2010

The world is facing a mass extinction event that could be greater than that of the dinosaurs, new research shows.

Listening To Ancient Colors
September 4th, 2010

Pigments used in art work that is decades or even centuries old emit sounds when light is shone on them. This is a technique known as photoacoustic infrared spectroscopy.

‘Homeopathic’ Signals from DNA
September 1st, 2010

Nobel Laureate who discovered the HIV presents controversial but well-documented findings that electromagnetic signals can be detected from highly diluted solutions of DNA.

Antibiotics 1700 Years Ago – In Beer?
September 1st, 2010

A chemical analysis of the bones of ancient Africans shows that they were regularly consuming tetracycline.