Johannes Kepler

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Name: Johannes Kepler
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Major step toward optical computing: Non-metallic metamaterial used to 'compress' and contain light

The invention of fibre optics revolutionized the way we share information, allowing us to transmit data at volumes and speeds we'd only previously dreamed of. Now, electrical engineering researchers at the University of Alberta are breaking another barrier, ... [Published Science Daily - 2 hours ago]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

From an astronomical perspective, a supermoon is much abo about nothing

There has been much discussion in the popular press about the so-called supermoon this past weekend. While the phenomenon itself has been around for a very long time – billions of years, in fact – the term supermoon has only been around for a few decades, ... [Published Alamo Gordo Daily News - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Reports from Johannes Kepler University Describe Recent Advances in Chromatography (Impact of biomolecule solute size on the transport and...

Reports from Johannes Kepler University Describe Recent Advances in Chromatography (Impact of biomolecule solute size on the transport and performance characteristics of analytical porous polymer monoliths) By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Science ... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

400-year-old math can make stacking round objects easier

If they’re not using crates to contain fruit, grocers face a dilemma of how to stack round produce without the goods ending up in a tumbled mess all over the floor. Now, that a 400-year-old math problem has finally been solved, they have their official ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 2 reports

Proof confirmed of 400-year-old fruit-stacking problem - physics-math - 12 August 2014

A computer-verified proof of a 400-year-old problem could pave the way for a new era of mathematics, in which machines do the grunt work and leave humans free for deeper thinking. The problem is a puzzle familiar to greengrocers everywhere: what is the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 3 reports

400-Year-Old Maths Theory Finally Proven

Back in 1611, Johannes Kepler said that the most efficient way to stack spheres such as oranges and melons was in a pyramid formation. Now, 403 years later, academics have finally confirmed that his theory is correct. Professor Thomas Hales from the University ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Neurotic? It's a Good Thing.

We are all becoming neurotic. Compulsive. Obsessed. Don’t think so? Then you’re just not paying attention.We’re neurotic about everything from the food we eat and the way we dress to our personal brands and online personas. We’re unnaturally attached ... [Published Entrepreneur.com - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

A European space probe has just arrived at its destination

THE maths, of course, were straight-forward. The centuries-old celestial mechanics of Johannes Kepler and Joseph-Louis Lagrange made it clear that Rosetta, a European Space Agency (ESA) mission to intercept Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, should work. ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Johannes Kepler

When was born in the late sixteenth century, scientists believed that planets in the solar system traveled in circular orbits around the Earth. The occasional problem was solved by the addition of miniature circles test — epicycles — to planetary paths. ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

On Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler: When Science Wasn’t Politics

Astronomy and religion have quite separate tasks, one teaching how the heavens go, the other how to go to heaven.~Cardinal Barberini to GalileoPrologue:Science and scientists weren’t always like they are today—tools of the Leviathan socialist and progressive ... [Published Intellictual Conservative - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Planet discoveries boost LifeSearch 2.0

A newly discovered planet dubbed “mega-Earth” is shown in an artist’s conception. Kepler-10c orbits a sun-like star, has a diameter of about 29,000 kilometers (2.3 times larger than Earth), and weighs 17 times more. The solid planet may have a thin atmosphere ... [Published Why Files - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Studies from Johannes Kepler University Provide New Data on Nanotechnology (Built To Disappear)

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Electronics Newsweekly -- Data detailed on Nanotechnology have been presented. According to news reporting from Linz, Austria, by VerticalNews journalists, research ... ... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Jul 31 2014]

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Major step toward optical computing: Non-metall... [Published Science Daily - 2 hours ago]
Riding Sharks, Counterfeiting $100 Bills, Crash... [Published Gizmodo - Aug 16 2014]
From an astronomical perspective, a supermoon i... [Published Alamo Gordo Daily News - Aug 15 2014]
Reports from Johannes Kepler University Describ... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Aug 14 2014]
400-year-old math can make stacking round objec... [Published Fresh Plaza - Aug 14 2014]
Team announces construction of a formal compute... [Published PhysOrg.com - Aug 13 2014]
Quartz Daily Brief—Americas edition—Abenomics s... [Published Quartz - Aug 13 2014]
400 Years Ago, A Famous Mathematician Couldn't ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Aug 12 2014]
400-Year-Old Maths Theory Finally Proven [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 12 2014]
Solved: 400-Year-Old Maths Theory Finally Proven [Published Capital Radio - Aug 12 2014]
Europe’s Last ATV Cargo Ship Docks Safely At Sp... [Published Universe Today - Aug 12 2014]
Europe’s Last ATV Docks to Zvezda After Two Wee... [Published Space Fellowship - Aug 12 2014]
A Computer Has Finally Proven the Answer to a 4... [Published Gizmodo - Aug 12 2014]
Proof confirmed of 400-year-old fruit-stacking ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 12 2014]
Neurotic? It's a Good Thing. [Published Entrepreneur.com - Aug 12 2014]
Proof confirmed of 400-year-old fruit-stacking ... [Published New Scientist - Aug 12 2014]
Science Cafe Library by Anna Wigandt [Published Cool Hunter - Aug 11 2014]
How Do Satellites Orbit The Earth? [Published Gizmodo Australia - Aug 11 2014]
Explainer: how do satellites orbit the earth? [Published Conversation AU - Aug 11 2014]
Overnight News Digest -- "Is Your Tortoise Smar... [Published Daily Kos - Aug 08 2014]
A European space probe has just arrived at its ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 06 2014]
Cometary science: Rosetta's stone [Published The Economist - Science & Technology - Aug 06 2014]
Johannes Kepler [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Aug 03 2014]
LaRouche: China Has Set The Standard For Mankind! [Published Lyndon LaRouche Public Action Committee - Aug 03 2014]
On Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler: When Science Wa... [Published Intellictual Conservative - Aug 02 2014]
Planet discoveries boost LifeSearch 2.0 [Published Why Files - Aug 01 2014]
Studies from Johannes Kepler University Provide... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Jul 31 2014]
Studies from Johannes Kepler University Provide... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 31 2014]
Last mission for the ATV European space freighter [Published Nanowerk - Jul 31 2014]
A milestone Ariane 5 mission with ATV payload u... [Published SpaceRef - Jul 30 2014]
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Cometary science: Rosetta's stone [Published The Economist - Science & Technology - Aug 06 2014]
THE maths, of course, were straight-forward. The centuries-old celestial mechanics of Johannes Kepler and Joseph-Louis Lagrange made it clear that Rosetta, a European Space Agency (ESA) mission to intercept Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, should work. ...
Reflections on the LightSail Project [Published Centauri Dreams - Jul 10 2014]
I was delighted to see Doug Stetson, the program manager for The Planetary Society’s LightSail effort, quoting Johannes Kepler in last night’s webcast. If you missed the Pasadena event, which took place at the KPCC Crawford Family Forum in Pasadena, ...
Ask Ethan #43: Decaying Gravitational Orbits (S... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Jun 28 2014]
“I much prefer the sharpest criticism of a single intelligent man to the thoughtless approval of the masses.” -Johannes Kepler, 1601 It’s easy to think of some things as eternal, even though nothing truly is. The Sun is long lived, and it has another ...
New Suspect Identified in Supernova Explosion [Published The Sietch Blog - Jun 04 2014]
Supernovas are often thought of as the tremendous explosions that mark the ends of massive stars' lives. While this is true, not all supernovas occur in this fashion. A common supernova class, called Type Ia, involves the detonation of white dwarfs ...
Panels on the Americas at Left Forum in New Yor... [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - May 30 2014]
If you are able to attend the Left Forum conference in New York City this weekend, you might be interested in these panels dealing with Latin America and the Caribbean or related subjects. For more information on the Left Forum and for schedule updates: ...
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