News - 6 Sep 2010
The physicists of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have exploited miniature ion crystals for measuring forces in the yoctonewton range. The yoctonewton (mass equivalent to...
News - 5 Dec 2014
A team led by biologists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has solved a long-standing mystery in neuroscience by identifying the “mechanoreceptor” protein that mediates the sense of...
News - 3 Apr 2014
On April 3rd, 2014, a satellite carrying a U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) space weather instrument will launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base. Called the Special Sensor Ultraviolet Limb Imager...
News - 17 May 2010
New Zealand researchers have designed a new kind of sensor that allows sports scientists to measure the impact forces of athletes’ performance.
Sports players wearing these sensor devices...
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News - 24 Jun 2011
The data from the NRL Spacecraft Engineering Department and Space Science Division’s Special Sensor Ultraviolet Limb Imager (SSULI) has been given official approval for use in the operational...
News - 26 Aug 2010
It is a well known fact that the magnetic field of the Earth acts as a shield, protecting the life on Earth. The force field created by the magnetosphere of the Earth, repels the energetic particles...
News - 13 Feb 2014
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has been awarded a $5.8 million contract from the Defense Weather System Directorate at the Space and Missile Systems Center in Los Angeles, Calif., for the...
News - 27 Mar 2013
Implant Sciences Corporation, a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced it has sold its Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 handheld...