The Washington state Department of Labor and Industries says the BP Cherry Point petroleum refinery will not appeal a citation issued earlier this month for 13 safety violations.
Johnson & Johnson's Centocor Ortho Biotech unit bought RespiVert Ltd., a company developing treatments for asthma and other lung diseases.
BP is using floating hotels to accommodate cleanup workers while it prepares to saw through the leaking pipe and cap it.
( Duke University ) A team of Duke University chemists has perfected a simple way to make tiny copper nanowires in quantity. The cheap conductors are small enough to be transparent, making them ideal for thin-film solar cells, flat-screen TVs and computers, and flexible displays.
( American Physical Society ) A dopant common in building conventional electronics looks promising for making components out of carbon sheets only one atom thick.
( University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science ) NOAA today announced its selection of the University of Miami to continue to lead its partnership with the Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies. Total funding over the coming 5 years will be...
NTU's Wee Kim Wee School Of Communication To Host International Communication Association ConferenceJune 1, 2010 7:24 am | by EurekAlert | Comments
( Nanyang Technological University ) Nanyang Technological University?s Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information will be hosting the annual conference of the prestigious International Communication Association, the largest association of its kind in the world, from June...
A proposed food-processing park for artisan, natural and sustainable foods could employ up to 300 workers.
AsusTek Computer joins several manufacturers trying to tap demand for the sleek devices following Apple's launch of the iPad.
Austrian vehicle distribution company Hoedlmayr International AG says it has signed a deal to distribute 56,000 cars for French-Romanian automaker Dacia-Renault.
In a report released Tuesday, the May Business Conditions Index for the Mid-America region rose for the sixth month in a row, to 64.2 in May from 61.7 in April.
Private trade group says its manufacturing index fell to 59.7 in May from 60.4 in April, but the reading still indicates that the sector expanded for?10th consecutive month.
A federal court dismissed allegations that greenhouse gas emissions from energy and chemical companies contributed to global warming, caused sea levels to rise and added to the intensity of Hurricane Katrina.
( Delft University of Technology ) TU Delft and Molecular Imaging Labs (MI Labs) have succeeded in combining two forms of medical imaging techniques (microPET and microSPECT) into one piece of equipment. These techniques can be performed simultaneously and give a higher resolution...
( University of Gothenburg ) A classic Nordic grammar model can be used for computerized grammatical analyses and technical applications of modern Swedish text, shows a new thesis in the field of language technology from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. One such application...