SETI SciCentral News Alert for Friday, 18-Jun-1999 12:06:09 PM EDT


Larry Klaes (lklaes@bbn.com)
Mon, 21 Jun 1999 12:36:45 -0400


>From: newsalert@newsletter.scicentral.com >Date: Fri, 18 Jun 1999 12:20:52 -0400 (EDT) >To: lklaes@bbn.com >Reply-To: scicentral@scicentral.com >Subject: SciCentral News Alert for Friday, 18-Jun-1999 12:06:09 PM EDT > > > SCICENTRAL NEWS ALERT > > Generated for Larry Klaes > on Friday, 18-Jun-1999 12:06:09 PM EDT > > [1]SciCentral: http://www.scicentral.com > _________________________________________________________________ > > Friday, June 18, 1999 Edition > _________________________________________________________________ > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/ > > BIOTECHNOLOGY > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + First Cloned Human Embryo Revealed > + Jefferson Scientists Further Develop Gene Repair Technique > + Proteomics Is an Attempt to Devise Industrial-Scale > Techniques to Map the Identity and Activities of All the > Proteins in a Cell > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/B-biotec.html#articles > > > > ENVIRONMENT & ECOLOGY > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Pollutants Found in Unborn Babies' Amniotic Fluid > + Deformed Mice Astound Researchers > + Hell and High Water (breach of Sarez Lake' natural dam could > be disastrous) > + Pollution Cloud Threatens Asia > > * [2]Special Reports: > + The Price of Biodiversity > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/B-enviro.html#articles > 2. http://www.scicentral.com/B-enviro.html#reports > > > > EVOLUTION & PALEONTOLOGY > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Discovery of New Bird Species in China, Oldest Beak Shows > Evolution Complexity > + Prehistoric Bacteria Revived from Buried Salt > + Life May Owe Its Start to Complex Organic Molecules > Manufactured in the Icy Heart of an Interstellar Cloud > + Golden Mummies Discovered > + Day of the Centipede (giant arthropod fossil discovered) > > * [2]Specialized Resources: > + NAS Science and Creationism Web Site > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/B-evolut.html#articles > 2. http://www.scicentral.com/B-evolut.html#specialized > > > > ASTRONOMY > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Collision of the Galaxies (MS 1054-03 cluster) > + ND Astronomer Helps Pinpoint Birth/History of Hale-Bopp > + It All Fits (possible link between total eclipses and > conditions for life) > + Latest Status on Chandra X-Ray Observatory Now Online > + Europe and U.S. to Collaborate on Design and Development of a > Giant Radio Telescope Project in Chile (Atacama Large > Millimeter Array) > > * [2]Databases: > + InfraRed Science Archive (IRSA) > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/S-astron.html#articles > 2. http://www.scicentral.com/S-astron.html#databases > > > > GEOPHYSICS & SEISMOLOGY > > * [1]Special Reports: > + The Quindio, Colombia, Earthquake of January 25, 1999 > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/S-geophy.html#reports > > > > METEOROLOGY & CLIMATOLOGY > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + New Insight on the Plains' Biggest Rains: Rocky Mountains > Affect Midwest Flooding > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/S-meteor.html#articles > > > > > > > > > SATELLITES & REMOTE SENSING > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + NASA's New Ocean-Observing Satellite Set to Chase the Wind > (QuikScat program) > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/S-satrem.html#articles > > > > AEROSPACE ENGINEERING > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + With a New Rocket, Arianespace Hopes to Stay on Top of the > Commercial Launch Business > + Europe Is Going to Mars (Mars Express mission approved) > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/E-aerosp.html#articles > > > > INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & INTERNET > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Cisco, Qwest Team on Major IP Network > + Internet Users in U.S., Canada Top 92 Million > + E-commerce Breakthrough - Finally, an Easy Way to Pay Online > (ECML standard) > + New DSL Service Still in Product Pipeline > + Small Disks Aim Big (new mini-storage solutions) > + New Software Takes the Pain Out of Computer Crashes during > E-commerce Transactions > + Hands Off Our Websites! (digital graffiti software upsets Web > site managers) > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/E-infote.html#articles > > > > MECHANICAL ENGINEERING & ROBOTICS > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + University of Wisconsin Wins 1999 FutureCar Challenge > + UMass Engineering Students Hitting the Road (ultra-high fuel > efficiency vehicle) > + Watch Out! (virtual back-seat driver) > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/E-mechan.html#articles > > > > NANOTECHNOLOGY > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + The Engine of Creation (nanotrain model brings > self-assembling microrobots closer) > + Weizmann Institute Scientist Designs the First > General-Purpose Mechanical Computing Device to Serve as the > Basis for a Biological Computer > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/E-nanote.html#articles > > > > TELECOMMUNICATIONS > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Lucent Rides the Digital Airwave > + Telecoms for a Lonely Planet > > * [2]Research news: > + NewsReal Telecom > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/E-teleco.html#articles > 2. http://www.scicentral.com/E-teleco.html#researchnews > > > > ASTROPHYSICS & RELATIVITY > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + UCSD Astronomers' Findings Cast Doubt on the Existence of > Powerful Magnetic Fields > + Starquakes Create a Wobble that Slows Stars Down > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/P-astrel.html#articles > > > > ATOMIC & PLASMA PHYSICS > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Matter Studied, Jiggling, at Virtual Absolute Zero > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/P-atopla.html#articles > > > > > > > > > HIGH ENERGY & PARTICLE PHYSICS > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Sandia Researchers Push Z Machine to New Limits to Test > Radiation Effects > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/P-highen.html#articles > > > > MATHEMATICS > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Looking Sharp: Data Analysis with Superb Accuracy > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/P-mathem.html#articles > > > > NUCLEAR PHYSICS & ENGINEERING > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + "Nuclear Power Needed" to Fight Climate Change > > * [2]Special Reports: > + Plutonium, Nuclear Power, and Nuclear Weapons > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/E-nucphy.html#articles > 2. http://www.scicentral.com/E-nucphy.html#reports > > > > OPTICS, PHOTONICS, & LASER SCIENCE > > * [1]Selected Articles: > + Nanotubes for Better TV Screens > + Light in Liquids Can Be Regulated Electrically > + A "Spooky" Optical Phenomenon May Yield Brighter Laptops and > Faster Microchips (optical sieves) > >References > > 1. http://www.scicentral.com/P-optics.html#articles > > > > > > > > > _________________________________________________________________ > > Copyright 1999 SciCentral.com > > To register, modify your selection of topics, or unsubscribe from this > newsletter, please visit: > [1]http://newsletter.scicentral.com/cgi-bin/register.cgi > _________________________________________________________________ > >References > > 1. http://newsletter.scicentral.com/cgi-bin/register.cgi >



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