BlogArena

General blog about anything and everything of everyday's life.

17. Jun 2019

January 9, 2013
by Guest Post
0 comments

How Computers Push on the Molecules They Simulate

Berkeley Lab bioscientists and their colleagues decipher a far-reaching problem in computer simulations Because modern computers have to depict the real world with digital representations of numbers instead of physical analogues, to simulate the continuous passage of time they have … Continue reading

November 21, 2012
by Guest Post
0 comments

BOSS Quasars Unveil a New Era in the Expansion History of the Universe

Berkeley Lab scientists and their Sloan Digital Sky Survey colleagues use quasars to probe dark energy over 10 billion years in the past BOSS, the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey, is mapping a huge volume of space to measure the role … Continue reading

May 11, 2012
by Guest Post
0 comments

Peak Risk About 16 Years Old for Teens Misusing Prescription Drugs

EAST LANSING, Mich. — The peak risk for misusing prescription pain relievers occurs in mid-adolescence, specifically about 16 years old and earlier than many experts thought, according to a new study by Michigan State University researchers. The results, based on … Continue reading

March 6, 2012
by Guest Post
0 comments

Kinect in the Classroom: Scratching the Surface of Potential

*First graders are using Kinect for Xbox 360 to get to places like Disneyland (on a map, at least), and high school students are graphing mathematical equations with their bodies.* CRAIG, Colo. – March 6, 2012 – First-grade teacher Cheryl … Continue reading

June 8, 2011
by Guest Post
0 comments

Scientists Discover a New Tiger Shark Hunting Technique

In a joint research effort between the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology (HIMB), University of Tokyo, the Japanese National Institute of Polar Research, and the University of Florida, scientists have shed new light on the hunting … Continue reading

November 2, 2010
by Guest Post
2 Comments

Spacecraft will Enable Scientists to Study Space Environment around Moon, Earth

Two spacecraft are now beginning to study the moon’s environment as part of NASA’s ARTEMIS mission, whose principal investigator is Vassilis Angelopoulos, a UCLA professor of Earth and space sciences. One of these satellites has been in the lunar environment … Continue reading