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Electronic Chip, Interacting With The Brain, Modifies Pathways For Controlling Movement

In Health on October 27, 2006 at 1:41 am

Researchers at the University of Washington (UW) are working on an implantable electronic chip that may help establish new nerve connections in the part of the brain that controls movement. Their most recent study, to be published in the Nov. 2, 2006, edition of Nature, showed such a device can induce brain changes in monkeys lasting more than a week.
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Australia to Build Largest Solar Plant

In Uncategorized on October 27, 2006 at 1:31 am

The Associated Press
Wednesday, October 25, 2006; 6:00 PM

CANBERRA, Australia — The Australian government pledged $95 million in funding Wednesday for two projects as part of its new strategy to combat global warming, including the construction of the world’s largest solar power plant.

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In nano on October 27, 2006 at 1:27 am

NanoSight supply unique instruments for particle analysis in the sub-500nm region.
Wide Ranging Applications

The NANOSIGHT System is proven on a wide range of applications:

* Most hard nano-particles
* Virus samples
* Pigments in inks and paints
* Single DNA molecules
* Metal oxides in magnetic storage media
* Precursor chemicals for wafer fabrication
* Multi-walled Carbon nanotubes
* Fuel additives
* Cosmetics and personal care products
* Foodstuffs
* Ceramics
* Ferritin molecules
* Polymers, emulsions and colloids
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