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- Cassini and other studies
lend extra credence to theory that Saturn's retrograde moon Phoebe is an early
object but late capture.
- From Wired on Phoebe , and via AAAS Science magazine's " Phoebe's Dark Chilly Birth"
«A new ESA study predicts that the devastating Sumatran earthquake, which resulted in the tragic tsunami of 26 December 2004, will have left a 'scar' on Earth's gravity that could be detected by a sensitive new satellite, due for launch next year.»
USPO honors four scietists - Josiah Willard Gibbs, Barbara McClintock, John von Neumann, Richard P. Feynman.
«When University at Buffalo theorist Surajit Sen published his prediction that solitary waves, tight bundles of energy that travel without dispersing, could break into smaller, "baby" or secondary solitary waves, experts in the field acclaimed it as a fine piece of work. They also felt that these waves might never be seen experimentally. But Sen and his colleagues have done just that. »
- Solitary waves or Solitons were discovered by John Scott Russell in the Victorian canals in 1834. They've been used for modelling littoral waves and tsuanmi, as well as studied in electromagnet waves and by this author in particulate waves.