Limiting global warming: Variety of efforts needed ranging from 'Herculean' to the readily actionable, scientists sayMay 3, 2010 8:24 pm | by Science Daily | News | Comments
Major greenhouse gas-emitting countries agreed in December climate talks held in Copenhagen that substantial action is required to limit the increase of global average temperature to less than 2 degrees C (3.6 degrees F). Climate researchers have identified three avenues by which those...
Biologists have been able to change the brain of a developing fish embryo to resemble that of another species.
( American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists ) This event will feature a review of pre-clinical tools, test systems, and relevant documented therapeutic-protein-drug interactions. Case studies, study designs, and acceptance criteria for certain interactions in clinical studies...
VENICE, Louisiana (Reuters) - Energy giant BP Plc indicated some progress on Monday toward capping the underwater well that ruptured in the Gulf of Mexico almost two weeks ago, pushing a giant oil slick toward the U.S. Gulf Coast.
A new study offers at least a partial recipe that industrial chemists could use in developing alternatives with less global warming potential than materials commonly used today.
Google has invested $38.8 million in two North Dakota wind farms, the Internet giant's first direct investment in utility-scale renewable energy generation
Elements of BumpTop's 3D user interface could be used in future Google smartphones or slate computers.
Two new infrared catalogues, containing more than 1.3 million celestial sources, have been made public. The AKARI All-Sky Catalogues, based on the first all-sky infrared survey in more than a quarter of a century, will provide important new data for a wide range of studies that cover...
Doug Fuehne, VP, Professional Services of PROS Pricing Software Solutions talks about how manufacturers can improve their pricing strategies.
( Rice University ) A diagnostic tool developed by Rice University scientists to detect heart attacks using a person's saliva is being tested at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in collaboration with Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.
( Air Force Office of Scientific Research ) MIT researchers are exploring a new technology funded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, and the National Science Foundation, which they call a thermopower wave, that may convert chemical energy to fuel cells for...
Hyster Co.'s E30-40HSD 2 Series 3-wheel electric stand-up lift trucks use suspended floor plates with anti-fatigue mats to absorb and reduce the transmission of vibrations to the operator.
The model VIP flat panel flow conditioner from Vortab® Company neutralizes the flow disturbance and produces the symmetrical and swirl-free repeatable flow profile.
The Level Plus® model MG liquid level transmitter from MTS Sensors features 3-in-1 measurement of the product level, interface level and average temperature.