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Early Career Development Grants Foster Faculty Research And Education
...etic hard disk space to store World Wide Web data, entertainment
video,home movies, encyclopedias and other databases. The research seeks solutions to the technical challenges of performing automated backup to protect the storage system from disk failures andnatural disasters; receiving data simultaneously from v...
2000 FALL MEETING: updated press conferences, press registration, and other information
... 7:30 PM, in plenty of time for dinner and evening entertainment
in San Francisco. ************************** First Perlman Award presentation Sunday, December 17 5:30-6:30 PM at the San Francisco Hilton Hotel David Perlman will personally present AGU's first David Perlman Award for Excellence in Science Jo...
Free sessions open to the public at 2001 AAAS Meeting
...or Academy of Sciences Awards ceremony and science entertainment
show by Lynda and Bergen Williams of San Francisco State University. (Continental Ballroom 5) Sunday, Feb. 18 6:30-7:30pm Plenary lecture by J. Craig Venter, president and chief scientific officer of Celera Genomics. Celera, along...
Penn paleontologists locate a new genus of colossal dinosaur along an ancient coastline
...st in an upcoming series of two-hour science-based entertainment
specials broadcast on A&E Network. Cosmos Studios also intends to theatrically distribute the film prior to its television premiere. Smith was joined in the research by Peter Dodson, professor of geology in Penn's School of Arts and Sciences and pr...
July 4 fireworks: Why they're brighter than ever
...&EN article tracing the beginning of this form of entertainment
to the Far East go to http://www.cen-online.org and click on "What's That Stuff?" The site is a winner of a Scientific American Sci Tech Web Award for one of the best science Web sites for the public. More than a thousand years ago, probably in C...
Floods, bugs and Hollywood disasters
... are being served up as Memorial Day weekend entertainment
in movie theaters. The side order: A little scientific food for thought. "The Day After Tomorrow," a star-studded movie that paints a vivid picture of global climatic catastrophe, is a simplistic look at the complex and real issue of a potential outc...