VENICE, Louisiana (Reuters) - Energy giant BP Plc was under siege on Monday over the catastrophic oil spill from its ruptured Gulf of Mexico well, as its shares fell and the U.S. government pressed it to try to limit a major environmental disaster.
Hexion Announces Surcharge on Rosin-Based Resin Products
BOSTON (Reuters) - Many firms in Boston's financial district invest in things you can't touch: currency futures, index options, credit derivatives and so on.
Pioneers to Project Visions for the Future of Additive Manufacturing at RAPID 2010/3D IMAGING ConferenceMay 3, 2010 10:24 am | by Society of Manufacturing Engineers | Comments
DEARBORN, Mich. April 30, 2010 — Top executives from companies pioneering the use of additive manufacturing and 3D imaging in the aerospace and defense, automotive, entertainment, games, medical and sports and recreation industries will demonstrate innovations and a vision for the...
HOUSTON (Reuters) - U.S. officials closed commercial and recreational fishing in a large swathe of waters hit by the growing oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said on Sunday.
OSLO (Reuters) - Governments must confront risks that the U.N.'s Kyoto Protocol for fighting climate change will collapse because of splits about a successor treaty, the U.N.'s top climate official said on Monday.
( University of Miami ) Purple bacteria seem to have the best structural solution for harvesting solar energy. Neil Johnson, a physicist and head of the interdisciplinary research group in complexity in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Miami, thinks its cellular...
( Air Force Office of Scientific Research ) Air Force Office of Scientific Research-supported holographic, adaptive, optics research may help transform software into computer-free, electronics for unmanned aerial vehicles, high energy lasers and free-space optical communications that...
( American Friends of Tel Aviv University ) Dr. Koby Scheuer of Tel Aviv University has developed a new technology for the nano-photonics market, which manufactures optical devices and components. His plastic-based "filter" is made from nanometer-sized grooves embedded into the...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares of Nalco Holding Co jumped more than 11 percent on Monday following news that the water treatment maker was supplying chemicals for oil cleanup in the Gulf of Mexico.
Promotional videos featuring the tablet in action still appear on Hewlett-Packard's Web site.
FastMail will give the Opera browser the capability of improving messaging delivery on devices ranging from mobile phones and computers to TVs and gaming consoles.
Hexion Specialty Chemicals Completes Construction of Manufacturing Unit To Produce SNOWTACK™ Water-based Tackifier DispersionsMay 3, 2010 8:25 am | by Hexion | Comments
Hexion Specialty Chemicals Completes Construction of Manufacturing Unit To Produce SNOWTACK™
( American Physical Society ) Physicists have made two new breakthroughs -- discovering a shape that packs more efficiently than any other known, and completing a high speed quantum calculation thousands of times faster than possible with conventional computation.
( European Space Agency ) ESA's Envisat has captured the changes in direction of the rapidly-growing oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico as strong winds over the weekend pushed it around and hampered clean-up efforts.