Thursday, November 25, 2010
Wednesday, November 24, 2010
1391 meters beneath the surface, evolved to feed on hydrocarbons like methane and benzene.
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
trapped and repeatedly stored several atoms of antihydrogen for two-tenths of a second in a octupole magnetic bottle called a minimum magnetic field trap.
Monday, November 22, 2010
blood pressure when they do not respond to normal medication.
Sunday, November 21, 2010
ancient Roman settlement with more than 11,000 artifacts found thus far, including pottery, coins and jewellery as well as human remains.
Saturday, November 20, 2010
carnivorous pitcher plant (Nepenthes holdenii) has been discovered in the remote Cardamom Mountains of Cambodia, with a unique adaptation of an underground tuber to sprout new pitcher-bearing vines after times of drought or forest fires.
Friday, November 19, 2010
purple color when infection is present, as evidenced by pH values between 6.5 and 8.5.
Thursday, November 18, 2010
large deep-sea squid (Chiroteuthid family) featuring long, slender bodies and bioluminescent displayes has been discovered in the underwater mountains of the Indian Ocean, one of 74 different squid species identified in this project.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
birth of a black hole.
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Pocahontas married John Rolfe in the spring of 1614, the first major English church building in North America.
Monday, November 15, 2010
"racetrack" magnetic memory has been developed using billions of nickel-iron nanowires embedded on a chip that could make standard computer memory 100,000 times faster.
Saturday, November 13, 2010
preserved embryos from fossilized eggs disovered in South Africa in 1976 have been identified as Massospondylus, an early prosauropod species that reveals details about early development and evolution at the dawn of the age of dinosaurs 190 million years ago.
Friday, November 12, 2010
result of tidal forces early in its formation acting on a solid outer crust floating on an internal layer of magma.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
gamma-ray structures bubbling 25,000 light years both above and below the Milky Way's galactic center, with theories as to their origin ranging from remnants of ancient star formation to activity from the central black hole at the core.
Monday, November 8, 2010
occur naturally among plant species, most likely borne by a virus or other parasite some 700,000 years ago.
Sunday, November 7, 2010
died instantly of heat shock from temperatures in excess of 300°C instead of asphyxiation, as previously believed.
Saturday, November 6, 2010
parthenogenesis in vertebrate species and with the young snakes having sex-determining WW chromosomal pairs, a genetic combination not found in nature.
Friday, November 5, 2010
topological superconductor has been developed that at very low temperatures displays the zero resistance of superconductors on the interior while behaving with conventional metallic conductive properties on the surface.
Thursday, November 4, 2010
fourth flavor of neutrino, a weakly interacting new particle in addition to the three known electron, muon and tau neutrinos.
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
"balloon head" dolphin (Platalearostrum hoekmani) that lived two to three million years ago, with the function of the bulbous forehead a matter of speculation.
Monday, November 1, 2010
miniature human livers about the size of plums have been grown in a laboratory environment from biological scaffolding of ferret livers stripped of native cells and replaced by human liver cells, a large step forward toward the goal of growing full-sized, personalized replacement livers for transplant patients.