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Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, August 2006

...de to a depth of 1,500 meters into a brine aquifer hosted by a sandstone formation in the Texas Gulf Coast. Researchers tracked the movement of the CO2 via chemical and stable isotope data, including pH, alkalinity, iron and gas compositions, and oxygen and hydrogen isotopes of the brine. They discovered th...

Underwater robots work together without human input

...ectively known as MB 2006, these four programs are hosted by the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) in Moss Landing, Calif. MBARI will host a media day Aug. 23 featuring scientists showcasing the results of these projects....

UCLA scientists strengthen case for life more than 3.8 billion years ago

...nning said. "It became clear that these rocks that hosted life line up into two beautiful, coherent layers. They are not randomly distributed, as you might expect if the alternative interpretation is right. I'm very confident about that. I went to Greenland with some skepticism, but I became more and more c...

Bat Blitz: Media invited to learn about bats in the southeast

...bat populations in the Southeast. The event is hosted jointly by the USDA Forest Service Southern Research Station, the Francis Marion and Sumter National Forests, the Chattahoochee National Forest, and the South Carolina and Georgia Departments of Natural Resources. To make arrangements to cover the...

Carnegie Mellon, Pitt receive $15 million from NSF to found center to improve quality of life

... During the past two decades, Carnegie Mellon has hosted two NSF engineering research centers -- the Engineering Design Research Center, which was established in 1987 and is now the Institute for Complex Engineered Systems, and the Data Storage Systems Center, established in 1990. Pitt is the lead institut...

The Euroscience Open Forum 2006 opens its doors to scientists and the public

...roscopy, will be followed by a welcoming reception hosted by Euroscience. The scientific programme with over 70 plenary lectures, seminars and workshops taking place in the Forum am Deutschen Museum and the Deutsches Museum begins on Sunday, 16 July and ends on Wednesday, 19 July 2006. The public's expect...

Scientists identify protein with a crucial role in cell death

...h researchers from the Dulbecco-Telethon Institute hosted by the Veneto Institute of Molecular Medicine in Padua (Italy), have now discovered the function of the PARL protein. By studying mice that are unable to produce PARL, the researchers have discovered the significance of this protein in controlled cel...

DOE publishes research roadmap for developing cleaner fuels

...dmap was developed during a December 2005 workshop hosted jointly by the Office of Biological and Environmental Research in the Office of Science and the Office of the Biomass Program in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. The success of the plan relies heavily on the continuation of the ...

Report warns about carbon dioxide threats to marine life

...tional Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and hosted by the U.S. Geological Service Integrated Science Center in St. Petersburg, Florida. Slowing skeletal growth Experimental studies, such as those conducted by one of the report's authors, Chris Langdon at the University of Miami, show that coral...

Heat halts pain inside the body

...y at the Physiological Society's annual conference hosted by UCL. Dr Brian King, of the UCL Department of Physiology, led the research that found the molecular basis for the long-standing theory that heat, such as that from a hot-water bottle applied to the skin, provides relief from internal pains, such a...

Seafloor observatory opens portal to the Pacific

...tion management and archive system. The portal -- hosted on the new VENUS Web site at www.venus.uvic.ca -- gives scientists and the general public access to a constantly expanding "warehouse" of images, sounds and live data from the ocean floor. "This is a very important and exciting development provid...

Scientists aim to thwart use of flu as bioweapon

...g the highlights of this week's two-day symposium, hosted by the University of Rochester Center for Biodefense Immune Modeling, is a lecture by Nobel Prize winner Peter Doherty, Ph.D., an expert on how flu spurs the immune system to defend itself against the infection. Doherty's technical talk on the roles ...

Functional food task force meets on latest nutrition research

...rition trends identified at the meeting, which was hosted by Dairy Council of California and attended by experts representing research, product development, marketing and education. "Interest in the added health benefits provided by functional foods to protect against certain diseases, mitigate medical cond...

A cleaner, greener rice industry

...ironment for the entire region." In February, IRRI hosted a workshop funded by Malaysia and attended by Malaysian scientists to further develop ideas for such indicators and to consider ways to have such standards harmonized across ASEAN. In August, the IRRI-led group will organize another workshop in Ma...

Australian of the Year wins top American honour

...g world. A special luncheon in his honour will be hosted by the Princess Alexandra Hospital Foundation on June 23 at the Sofitel Hotel. For more information call 32405212....

AIBS to present annual awards

...r Jubilee Community Arts and Community Shares, has hosted and produced folk music programs for WUOT-FM since 1983, and serves as House Sound Engineer for concerts at the Laurel Theatre in Knoxville. Judy Scotchmoor will receive the Education Award, presented annually to individuals or groups who have made s...

Founding member of Pitt's Biology Department to be honored in Harrisburg, Pa., ceremony

... Lauffer retired from the University in 1984, Pitt hosted a daylong symposium at which eminent colleagues reported on advances in the field Lauffer had helped create. One of the luminaries in attendance was Jonas Salk, Lauffer's former colleague and discoverer of the Salk polio vaccine. Today, Pitt's Depar...

Medical organizations gather for ultrasound practice forum hosted by AIUM

...nstitute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) recently hosted the 2006 Ultrasound Practice Forum in Washington, DC, on April 21, 2006. Twenty-five organizations joined in discussions on training and exam guidelines and scope of practice in anticipation of regulation and reimbursement trends in ultrasound. Gues...

African wetland managers armed with new technology

... which is funded by ESA's Data User Element (DUE) hosted a five-day training seminar, developed jointly by Wetlands International and Vexcel, last week from 24-28 April in Lake Naivasha, Kenya, for users to understand and integrate the EO-derived products and services into their work. Participants from Al...

Computers to save unique type of American red squirrel

...rnational squirrel symposium in North East England hosted by Newcastle University. Dr Lurz said: "I think the important thing to remember is that there are multiple threats facing the Mount Graham Red Squirrel, and their survival depends on how these are best managed." The UK-US team have so far used the m...

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