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Cornell computer scientists are developing technology to synthesize the sounds that go with computer-animated images of brittle materials being smashed. Their methods look at computer graphic model
Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have confirmed the existence of a baked object that could be called a "cometary planet." The gas giant planet, named HD 209458b, is orbiting so close to
Microorganisms display a behavior characteristic of larger animals. interactions of microscopic organisms around a particular organic material may alter the chemical properties of the ocean and ultima
Researchers have identified signaling pathways by which the normal prion protein (PrPC) switches on the general protein synthesis necessary to promote the growth and development of brain cells and pro
Researchers find that the so-called Test-and-Treat strategy could reduce new HIV infections by 15 percent over the next five years while conferring large survival benefits to HIV-infected patients.
A remarkable piece of Neolithic rock art, unlike anything previously found in Eastern England, has been unearthed in the Cambridgeshire village of Over.

Hints at the possibility that planets could form around the galaxy's biggest bodies. Dusty disk providing direct evidence that massive stars do form in the same way as their smaller brethren

A small earthquake, centered in Germantown, Md. occurred at 5:04 a.m. EDT today, July 16 and its vibrations were felt from West Virginia to Bridgeport, Conn. NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center located