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BMW Adding 500 Temp Workers At S.C. Plant

July 2, 2010 6:25 am | by | News | Comments

Automaker is adding 500 people to temporary work force at its South Carolina plant as demand for its cars increases, expanded facilities open and it begins production of a new X3.

Eli Lilly Acquires Alnara

July 2, 2010 6:25 am | by | News | Comments

Drug maker?said?it acquired Alnara Pharmaceuticals, a privately held biotechnology drug developer with an enzyme replacement therapy under review by the FDA.

Payrolls Drop 125K, Jobless Rate Declines

July 2, 2010 6:25 am | by | News | Comments

Employers cut 125,000 jobs last month, the most since October, while the unemployment rate fell to 9.5 percent, its lowest level in almost a year.


Wrong iPhone Bars 'Stuns' Apple

July 2, 2010 6:25 am | by | News | Comments

Apple said that it was 'stunned' to find that its iPhones use a 'totally wrong' formula to show how many bars of signal strength they are getting.

SAP Extends $5.8B Sybase Bid, Awaits EU Approval

July 2, 2010 6:25 am | by | News | Comments

German business software maker has extended its $5.8 billion tender offer for U.S. database software maker Sybase because the deal hasn't yet been cleared by European regulators.

New Low-Energy Building a Landscape Leader, Too

July 1, 2010 10:26 pm | by National Renewable Energy Laboratory | News | Comments

The grounds of the Research Support Facility will help shape the nation's first rating system for green landscape design and construction.

NREL Researcher Discusses Revitalized Algae Program

July 1, 2010 10:26 pm | by National Renewable Energy Laboratory | News | Comments

Dr. Philip Pienkos, Principal Research Supervisor at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), will discuss NREL’s efforts to rebuild the Aquatic Species Program for algal biofuels research on July 7, from 3-5 p.m., at the University of Minnesota Twin...

Second phase III study showed Avastin-containing regimen helped women with ovarian cancer live longer without their disease getting worse

July 1, 2010 9:25 pm | by Roche | News | Comments

Roche announced today that a second large, phase III, international study showed that the combination of Avastin (bevacizumab) and chemotherapy followed by the continued use of Avastin alone, increased the time women with previously untreated ovarian cancer lived without the disease...


Search For The Bridge To The Quantum World

July 1, 2010 8:28 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

( Arizona State University ) Researchers at Arizona State University and the Naval Research Laboratory propose an answer to one of the long-running questions in the study of quantum physics: the mystery of how the world of our sensory experience emerges from the cloudy realm of atoms.

Toshiba develops battery systems with Mitsubishi Motors

July 1, 2010 7:24 pm | by Reuters | News | Comments

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp said on Friday it is developing lithium-ion battery systems with Mitsubishi Motors Corp, as the battle heats up among electronics makers to take a slice of the growing green car market.

Weather hinders oil cleanup

July 1, 2010 5:29 pm | by Reuters | News | Comments

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Tropical storm Alex slowed oil spill clean-up and containment work in the Gulf of Mexico and drove more petroleum into fragile Gulf wetlands and beaches on Thursday, with any permanent fix to BP Plc's ruptured deep-sea well still several weeks away.

Auto Industry's Recovery Stalls

July 1, 2010 2:29 pm | by | News | Comments

Most automakers saw U.S. sales drop in June as consumers?delay big-ticket purchases because they're worried...

Integration of Real-Time Manufacturing & Business Data

July 1, 2010 2:28 pm | Product Releases | Comments

ICONICS' GENESIS64™, v. 10.5, combines OPC Unified Architecture with 64-bit multi-core hardware platforms.


Man in the Moon has 'graphite whiskers'

July 1, 2010 2:26 pm | by Science Daily | News | Comments

In a new analysis of a lunar sample collected by Apollo 17, researchers have detected and dated carbon on the moon in the form of graphite -- the sooty stuff of pencil lead -- which survived from around 3.8 billion years ago, when the moon was heavily bombarded by meteorites. Up to now,...

RXTE Homes In On A Black Hole's Jets

July 1, 2010 2:24 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

( NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center ) Astronomers using NASA's Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer satellite, together with optical, infrared and radio data, find that, at times, most of the X-rays come from Black Hole jets.


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