Mars Odyssey Shifting Orbit for Extended Mission
Source: NASA Posted: 10/12/08 The longest-serving of six spacecraft now studying Mars is up to new tricks for a third two-year extension of its mission to examine the most Earthlike of known foreign planets.
Scientists Engineer Superconducting Thin Films
Source: Brookhaven Posted: 10/12/08 Brookhaven scientists have successfully produced two-layer thin films where neither layer is superconducting on its own, but which exhibit a nanometer-thick region of superconductivity at their interface.
'Where the telescope ends, the microscope begins. Which of the two has the grander view?'