About 3,500 workers at the Brazilian subsidiary of French carmaker Renault have walked off the job to demand increased profit-sharing.
Ideal Life claims its wireless health monitoring system is the first to transmit and process data to cell phones, tablets, PDAs, and PCs.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A lawmaker on Friday urged BP to provide more information about how much oil is gushing into the Gulf of Mexico from its ruptured well, noting that estimates range from 5,000 to 100,000 barrels per day.
( Inderscience Publishers ) As athletes strive for perfection, sports scientists need to exploit every technological advance to help them achieve that goal. Researchers in New Zealand have now developed a new type of wearable impact sensor based that can provide much needed...
( National Institute for Physiological Sciences ) Japanese research group led by Prof. Makoto Tominaga and Dr. Takaaki Sokabe (National Institute for Physiological Sciences: NIPS) found that TRPV4 ion channel in skin keratinocytes is important for formation and maintenance of barrier...
( Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München ) At extremely low temperatures atoms can aggregate into Bose Einstein condensates forming coherent matter waves. Due to interactions between the atoms fundamental quantum dynamics emerge. Munich scientists have now succeeded to reveal the...
( Elhuyar Fundazioa ) The 2010 Space Propulsion Congress brought together some 500 international experts in aerospace propulsion systems in the Basque city of Donostia-San Sebastián. The latest technological advances were made known, including those that will make reaching Mars...
Computer security researchers gain control of the brakes and engine after hacking into a family car's control system
A bond-oriented financing approach has received favorable initial reaction from the USDA, and could break the logjam in biofuel funding.
Undersea robots tried to thread a small tube into the jagged pipe that is pouring oil into the Gulf of Mexico in BP's latest attempt to stem the flow.
Glass packaging maker said it is teaming with Thai company Berli Jucker to buy four plants that make beverage and food containers in China and Southeast Asia.
Commerce Department said retail sales rose 0.4 percent last month, better than the 0.2 percent increase expected and the seventh straight monthly rise.
Federal Reserve said output logged a stronger-than-expected 0.8 percent gain, more evidence that manufacturing is playing lead role in economic recovery.
Commerce Department says businesses increased inventories by 0.4 percent in March, matching expectations.