Tiny Icy Objects Revealed in Outer Solar System

Dozens of small icy objects have been detect­ed in the far reach­es of the solar sys­tem. Based on this sam­ple, the objects appear far more abun­dant than astronomers had thought.

Dozens of small icy objects have been detect­ed in the far reach­es of the solar sys­tem. Based on this sam­ple, the objects appear far more abun­dant than astronomers had thought.

New Dune Books Resume Story

Best-sell­ing author Kevin J. Ander­son told SCI FI Wire that he and Bri­an Her­bert based the sequel nov­els Hunters of Dune and the forth­com­ing Sand­worms of Dune on notes for Dune 7 writ­ten by Bri­an’s father, Dune cre­ator Frank Her­bert, pri­or to his 1986 death.

Best-sell­ing author Kevin J. Ander­son told SCI FI Wire that he and Bri­an Her­bert based the sequel nov­els Hunters of Dune and the forth­com­ing Sand­worms of Dune on notes for Dune 7 writ­ten by Bri­an’s father, Dune cre­ator Frank Her­bert, pri­or to his 1986 death.

$15 Billion Wireless Auction Set for Tomorrow

90MHz of spec­trum goes on the auc­tion block tomor­row as the FCC begins one of the largest spec­trum auc­tions in its his­to­ry. Up for grabs are licens­es to the 1710–1755MHz and 2110–2155MHz bands—prime real estate for com­pa­nies eager to jump into wire­less ser­vices.

90MHz of spec­trum goes on the auc­tion block tomor­row as the FCC begins one of the largest spec­trum auc­tions in its his­to­ry. Up for grabs are licens­es to the 1710–1755MHz and 2110–2155MHz bands—prime real estate for com­pa­nies eager to jump into wire­less ser­vices.

EU Domain Dream in Disarray

Intend­ed as a tool to help fos­ter greater Euro­pean uni­ty, the new dot-eu domain pro­duces a bit­ter fight between trade­mark hold­ers and alleged cyber­squat­ters over cov­et­ed address­es.

Intend­ed as a tool to help fos­ter greater Euro­pean uni­ty, the new dot-eu domain pro­duces a bit­ter fight between trade­mark hold­ers and alleged cyber­squat­ters over cov­et­ed address­es.

Plan B: The behind-the-counter over-the-counter pill?

Three and a half years after the orig­i­nal appli­ca­tion to make the morn­ing-after birth con­trol pill (Plan‑B) avail­able with­out a pre­scrip­tion, the FDA con­tin­ues to stall.

Three and a half years after the orig­i­nal appli­ca­tion to make the morn­ing-after birth con­trol pill (Plan‑B) avail­able with­out a pre­scrip­tion, the FDA con­tin­ues to stall.

Seed: Plan B: The behind-the-counter over-the-counter pill?

Three and a half years after the orig­i­nal appli­ca­tion to make the morn­ing-after birth con­trol pill (Plan‑B) avail­able with­out a pre­scrip­tion, the FDA con­tin­ues to stall.

Three and a half years after the orig­i­nal appli­ca­tion to make the morn­ing-after birth con­trol pill (Plan‑B) avail­able with­out a pre­scrip­tion, the FDA con­tin­ues to stall.

Bacteria May Have Eaten Through Alaskan Oil Pipe

The unex­pect­ed prime sus­pects for the cor­ro­sion that threat­ens to cut off 8% of US oil pro­duc­tion are bac­te­ria that colonise the sludge that col­lects in pipes.

The unex­pect­ed prime sus­pects for the cor­ro­sion that threat­ens to cut off 8% of US oil pro­duc­tion are bac­te­ria that colonise the sludge that col­lects in pipes.

African HIV Patients Do Adhere To Their Medication

HIV suf­fer­ers in sub-Saha­ran Africa are bet­ter at tak­ing their med­ica­tion than their North Amer­i­can coun­ter­parts, researchers report.

HIV suf­fer­ers in sub-Saha­ran Africa are bet­ter at tak­ing their med­ica­tion than their North Amer­i­can coun­ter­parts, researchers report.