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Plan hatched to move turtle eggs from oil spill

June 28, 2010 8:26 pm | by Reuters | News | Comments

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. wildlife experts are preparing to collect tens of thousands of endangered sea turtle eggs and move them hundreds of miles away in an unprecedented bid to protect them from the BP Plc oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Alex to strengthen into hurricane Tuesday

June 28, 2010 7:26 pm | by Reuters | News | Comments

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tropical Storm Alex, moving slowly north-northwest with no change in wind speed, was still expected to strengthen into the first hurricane of the Atlantic season on Tuesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in latest advisory on Monday.

Alex to become hurricane, delays oil spill efforts

June 28, 2010 7:26 pm | by Reuters | News | Comments

CAMPECHE, Mexico (Reuters) - Tropical storm Alex was set to strengthen into a hurricane on Tuesday, delaying BP Plc's efforts to increase siphoning capacity at the gushing oil well in the Gulf of Mexico where some companies evacuated workers.


Storm to hurt Gulf cleanup as New York Fed checks on BP risk

June 28, 2010 7:26 pm | by Reuters | News | Comments

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A gathering storm was set to delay efforts to capture more oil gushing into the Gulf of Mexico, even as BP Plc said on Monday a relief well being drilled to end the leak for good was within 20 feet of the blown-out well.

A Pacemaker For Your Brain

June 28, 2010 6:24 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

( American Friends of Tel Aviv University ) A Tel Aviv University team led by Prof. Matti Mintz of TAU's Psychobiology Research Unit is delving deep into human behavior, neurophysiology and engineering to create a chip that can help doctors wire computer applications and sensors to...

Special report:Is Tesla the future or the new Government Motors?

June 28, 2010 6:24 pm | by Reuters | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO/DETROIT (Reuters) - Elon Musk, the chief executive and major investor behind Tesla Motors Inc, has sometimes taunted U.S. automakers, painting his fledgling company as everything Detroit would like to be if it could start over: cooler, greener and ensconced in a much better...

Tesla prices at $17 in upsized IPO: source

June 28, 2010 6:23 pm | by Reuters | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc priced shares in its initial public offering above the expected range on Monday, according to a market source.

DOE Awards UC San Diego Consortium $9 Million For Algal Biofuels Research

June 28, 2010 2:23 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

( University of California - San Diego ) The US Department of Energy has awarded a consortium of universities and companies headed by biologists at UC San Diego up to $9 million over the next three years to conduct basic research that will pave the way toward making biofuels from...


For Health or Money?

June 28, 2010 1:52 pm | by JEFF REINKE, Editorial Director | Blogs | Comments

Sorry, but in my opinion, those who choose to abuse their bodies with an influx of poor eating decisions would not be hindered by higher costs for Mountain Dew and Pizza Hut.

Synergies that Save — Cellulosic Ethanol & Power Plants

June 28, 2010 1:34 pm | by FRANCES WILLIAMS, Novozymes | Articles | Comments

Cellulosic ethanol and coal-fired power co-location can result in economic and environmental benefits in the form of feedstock sharing, cost savings and regulatory compliance.

Valves Suited for Specialty Chemical & Mining

June 28, 2010 12:59 pm | Product Releases | Comments

CRANE ChemPharma Flow presents its Krombach metal-seated ball valve that comes with a polygon stem-to-ball connection to ensure optimal torque transmission.

Mineral-Insulated Thermocouple Cable

June 28, 2010 12:38 pm | Product Releases | Comments

ARi Industries' AerOpak mineral-insulated thermocouple/conductor cables insulate wires with compacted ceramic powder, drawn and encased in a seamless metallic sheath.

Airbus Wants Trade Talks Ahead Of WTO Ruling

June 28, 2010 12:27 pm | by | News | Comments

Plane maker called for talks between?U.S. and?EU to end?trans-Atlantic fight over subsidies to aircraft...

Protection from the Harsh Sun

June 28, 2010 12:19 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Parker-TexLoc now offers UV-resistant fluoropolymer tubing products to withstand harsh outdoor elements, such as sunlight and UV rays, that normally degrade tubing.


Minimize Damage with an Explosion Vent

June 28, 2010 12:02 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Oseco introduces its GLV-F explosion vent, which opens up and releases pressure to minimize damage should a deflagration occur.



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