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2006-06-18

Science_67

Entry: Portal
Focus: Geology



Links to popular topics in Geology and other earth sciences, plus earth sciences journals.
LINK>>>>>
http://geology.com/

Technology_51

Entry: Modelling
Focus: Alloy



The Alloy Analyzer is a tool developed by the Software Design Group for analyzing models written in Alloy, a simple structural modelling language based on first-order logic.
LINK>>>>>
http://alloy.mit.edu/

Science_66

Entry: Neuroscience
Focus: Pain



Nature Reviews Neuroscience web focus on pain — a selection of recently published Reviews, Perspectives and Highlights on this topic.
LINK>>>>>
http://www.nature.com/nrn/focus/pain/

Science_65

Entry: Biology
Focus: Registry of Standard Biological Parts



All about constructing synthetic biology.
LINK>>>>>
http://parts.mit.edu/

Music_23

Entry: New Music
Focus: Hathut



In 1975, Werner X. Uehlinger founded HatHutRecords simply in order to document the artistry of a musician he heard through a chance encounter-saxophonist / trumpeter Joe McPhee. Today, over twenty-five years and more than 300 LP and CD releases later, HatHut stands as one of the most adventurous and important independent New Music labels in the world.
LINK>>>>>
http://www.hathut.com/

Technology_50

Entry: Automotive
Focus: Hybrid Cars



Any vehicle is a hybrid when it combines two or more sources of power. Hybrid cars run off a rechargeable battery and gasoline.
LINK>>>>>
http://www.hybridcars.com/

Technology_49

Entry: Physics
Focus: Topological Quantum Computation



John Preskill lecture notes.
LINK>>>>>
http://www.theory.caltech.edu/~preskill/ph219/topological.pdf

Science_64

Entry: Solar Flares
Focus: HESSI



The primary scientific objective of HESSI is to understand the following processes that take place in the magnetized plasmas of the solar atmosphere during a flare: Impulsive energy release; Particle acceleration; Particle and energy transport.
LINK>>>>>
http://hesperia.gsfc.nasa.gov/