Barbara Seifert

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Blooming tiny: nano flowers, ferns and gold stars – in pictures

This month's collection of images from the world of nanotechnology includes the tiniest of flowers, minuscule gold stars, and crystal layers that could replace silicon as the building blocks of the information age<p>If you have any nanotech images you'd like to share, please email them to …

Today in science: 1st planet orbiting a sunlike star

On October 6, 1995, astronomers announced 51 Pegasi b, a planet about half the mass of Jupiter, orbiting a star not unlike our sun.<p><b>October 6, 1995</b>. …

Cataloguing Scilly | video

The Isles of Scilly are more than just a beautiful place to visit and to go bird-watching, they are a biological crossroads and a biodiversity hotspot<p>"The scientist does not study nature because it is useful to do so. He studies it because he takes pleasure in it; and he takes pleasure in it …

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Meghan McCain shouldn't be on TV, she should be on a ballot

Raising McCain is a small part of her effort to reform a GOP gone mad, but she could change a lot more if she were elected<p>Meghan McCain has been on a mission to change the GOP, and her series on the Pivot network, Raising McCain, is her latest effort. The show's curiosity, quick-pace, and …