domingo, 30 de diciembre de 2012

An image gallery gift from Swift satellite

An image gallery gift from Swift satellite

---Of the three telescopes carried by NASA's Swift satellite, only one captures cosmic light at energies similar to those seen by the human eye. Although small by the standards of ground-based observatories, Swift's Ultraviolet/Optical Telescope plays a critical role in rapidly pinpointing the locations of gamma-ray bursts , the brightest explosions in the cosmos.

Source:
http://phys.org/news275927128.html

An image gallery gift from Swift satellite

---Of the three telescopes carried by NASA's Swift satellite, only one captures cosmic light at energies similar to those seen by the human eye. Although small by the standards of ground-based observatories, Swift's Ultraviolet/Optical Telescope plays a critical role in rapidly pinpointing the locations of gamma-ray bursts , the brightest explosions in the cosmos.

An image gallery gift from Swift satellite

Source:
http://phys.org/news275927128.html

sábado, 29 de diciembre de 2012

viernes, 28 de diciembre de 2012

jueves, 27 de diciembre de 2012

miércoles, 26 de diciembre de 2012

Beres Hammond Strikes Reggae Gold at 57

Beres Hammond Strikes Reggae Gold at 57

Beres Hammond Strikes Reggae Gold at 57...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1747428.html

Research shows rapid warming on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet

Research shows rapid warming on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet

In a discovery that raises further concerns about the future contribution of Antarctica to sea level rise, a new study finds that the western part of the ice sheet is experiencing nearly twice as much warming as previously thought.

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1747694.html

sábado, 22 de diciembre de 2012

Slab of Barrier Reef sea floor breaking off

Slab of Barrier Reef sea floor breaking off

A huge slab of sea floor near the Great Barrier Reef is in the early stages of collapse and could generate a tsunami when it finally breaks off, researchers warned Friday.

Source:
http://phys.org/news275282491.html

Homeland Star Claire Danes Gives Birth to Son

Homeland Star Claire Danes Gives Birth to Son

'Homeland' Star Claire Danes Gives Birth to Son...

Source:
http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/homeland-star-claire-danes-gives-birth-to-son-20121220

jueves, 20 de diciembre de 2012

Scorsese Making HBO Documentary About Bill Clinton

Scorsese Making HBO Documentary About Bill Clinton...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

martes, 18 de diciembre de 2012

Dakar Rally rapped over 20 million year fossil damage

Dakar Rally rapped over 20 million year fossil damage

Palaeontologists have warned that the Dakar Rally, which will thunder through Peru and Chile next month, poses a serious risk to whale and dolphin fossils dating back more than 20 million years.

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1745801.html

lunes, 17 de diciembre de 2012

Extending Einstein Researchers demonstrate a new kind of quantum entanglement

Physicists at the University of Calgary and at the Institute for Quantum Computing in Waterloo have published new research in Nature Physics which builds on the original ideas of Einstein and adds a new ingredient: a third entangled particle.

Via: http://phys.org

miércoles, 12 de diciembre de 2012

Microsoft increases Surface tablet production

Microsoft increases Surface tablet production

---Microsoft says it's increasing production of its Surface tablets and will sell them in more stores. Staples says it will start carrying them starting Wednesday.

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1744071.html

Passwordcracking feats at blistering speed shown in Oslo

---Remember when the running advice for password setup was to avoid using your name backwards? My how we have smelled the coffee. A new rig-and-burn presentation for an audience of academics and security professionals at the Passwords^12 Conference in Oslo, Norway, earlier this month, demonstrated that password-cracking is an easy game with crippling amounts of password theft capable of happening at crippling speed.

Via: http://phys.org

martes, 11 de diciembre de 2012

Cyndi Lauper Steep Consequences for LGBT Youth in the Looming Fiscal Showdown

Cyndi Lauper Steep Consequences for LGBT Youth in the Looming Fiscal Showdown

Cyndi Lauper: Steep Consequences for LGBT Youth in the Looming Fiscal Showdown...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1743718.html

lunes, 10 de diciembre de 2012

Big Boi Brings Mama Told Me to Fallon

Big Boi Brings 'Mama Told Me' to 'Fallon'...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

viernes, 7 de diciembre de 2012

Mobile browsers fail researchers safety test

Mobile browsers fail researchers safety test

---How unsafe are mobile browsers? Unsafe enough that even cyber-security experts are unable to detect when their smartphone browsers have landed on potentially dangerous websites, according to a recent Georgia Tech study.

Source:
http://phys.org/news273952126.html

Santa Seeks Revenge in Killers I Feel It in My Bones

Santa Seeks Revenge in Killers' 'I Feel It in My Bones'...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

martes, 4 de diciembre de 2012

Physicist happens upon rain data breakthrough

---A physicist and researcher who set out to develop a formula to protect Apollo sites on the moon from rocket exhaust may have happened upon a way to improve weather forecasting on Earth.

Physicist happens upon rain data breakthrough

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1741677.html

Drake Joins Justin Bieber Onstage in Toronto

Drake Joins Justin Bieber Onstage in Toronto...

Drake Joins Justin Bieber Onstage in Toronto

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1742042.html

lunes, 3 de diciembre de 2012