Nobel Prize laureates.

The 2008 Nobel Prize laureates were named in Stockholm and Oslo on October 6-13. During the week, six prizes were awarded. The prizes and their winners are: _ Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine to French researchers Francoise Barre-Sinoussi and Luc Montagnier for their discovery of human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, in 1983. They shared […]

New Russian nuclear submarine .

  Russia’s first Borey class strategic nuclear submarine will start sea trials. The fourth-generation Yury Dolgoruky was built at the Sevmash plant in northern Russia and was taken out of dry dock in April 2007. It will be equipped with Bulava ballistic missiles upgraded from Topol-M (SS-27) missiles. The submarines reactor will be switched on […]

QUAKE LIVE!

Welcome to QUAKE LIVE! Everyone on the development team and at id Software would like to thank you for stopping by and giving this very exciting new project of ours a shot. We look forward to hearing from you, playing in matches with you, and most of all hope you and your friends have a […]

Large Hadron Collider.

The postponement of the restart of the Large Hadron Collider from this summer to September is due to work to raise the system’s reliability. There was a big CERN conference, and the decision was made to postpone the collider launch to September. New systems are being put into operation now, and they will raise reliability […]

Eesti Energia joins U.S.

The Estonian energy company Eesti Energia has joined the United States in developing a fourth-generation nuclear power plant equipped with IRIS reactors. Eesti Paevalehet quoted Jurgen Ligi, a member of the supervisory board of the state-run company, as saying that the country could build its own nuclear power plant with two 335 MW IRIS reactors […]

Will Hate ? TV ?

Satellite TV Soccer Moms Will Hate Consumer The problem with boffo product demos is that people might take you seriously. And they might do it long before you’re sure it’s a product people need or want. As a case in point, consider Sirius Satellite Radio’s Backseat TV, introduced this past fall. Sirius, based in New […]

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Models Audi A6 (2009).

New for 2009 models Audi are three equipment levels – Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige – aimed at improving vehicle value and reducing complexity by combing the features demanded by many luxury car buyers. The new A6 will also come packed with additional standard equipment, including a sunroof, Bluetooth, Homelink, heated front seats on quattro […]