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UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 11, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, May 11, 2012.
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Advanced electron microscope is installed

BERKELEY, Calif., Jan. 24 (UPI) -- U.S. physicists have installed the world's most powerful transmission electron microscope, which produces images of less than half a 10-billionth of a meter.

Scientists to be featured on new stamps

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Four American scientists, including three Nobel Prize winners, will be featured on 37-cent stamps beginning in April, the U.S. Postal Service announced Friday.

Nanoscience community honors its own

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 13 (UPI) -- Nanotechnology is a term just beginning to receive public attention, but the top researchers and communicators in the scientific discipline already have awards to strive for and the latest group of winners was named Sunday at a conference.
SCOTT R. BURNELL, UPI Science News

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University of Wisconsin-Madison scientists have created an atomic-scale memory using atoms of silicon, a free computer program developed by a Johns Hopkins University civil engineering researcher allows designers to test the stability and safety of a buil
ELLEN BECK, United Press International

Alan Alda plays a genius facing mortality

NEW YORK, Calif., Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Alan Alda is creating a complete portrait of screwball genius facing mortality in an absorbing new Peter Parnell play titled "QED" at Lincoln Center.
FREDERICK M. WINSHIP

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