VOA News: Science and Technology Mon, 31 Aug 2009 17:20:00 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Expert Group Says NASA Budget Too Small for Big Space Plans Mon, 31 Aug 2009 17:20:00 +0200 Mon, 31 Aug 2009 17:20:00 -0400 Mon, 31 Aug 2009 17:20:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/science/2009-08-26-voa54.cfm?rss=science and technology Augustine Committee offers administration limited options "www.voanews.com/english/Science/2009-08-26-voa54.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" NASA Prepares for Friday Shuttle Launch Thu, 27 Aug 2009 18:15:11 +0200 Thu, 27 Aug 2009 18:15:11 -0400 Thu, 27 Aug 2009 18:15:11 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-27-voa32.cfm?rss=science and technology Two other attempts this week were postponed "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-27-voa32.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" Spraying for Bugs? Check the Time Fri, 28 Aug 2009 14:42:23 +0200 Fri, 28 Aug 2009 14:42:23 -0400 Fri, 28 Aug 2009 14:42:23 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/science/2009-08-28-voa25.cfm?rss=science and technology Can the same bug spray kill more bugs at dusk than at noon? "www.voanews.com/english/Science/2009-08-28-voa25.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" Apple Signs Deal to Launch iPhone in China Fri, 28 Aug 2009 17:40:16 +0200 Fri, 28 Aug 2009 17:40:16 -0400 Fri, 28 Aug 2009 17:40:16 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-28-voa41.cfm?rss=science and technology Details of Apple-China Unicom agreement are yet to be announced, but news reports say sales will start in the last quarter of 2009 "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-28-voa41.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" Shuttle Discovery Delivering Science Tools to Space Station Sat, 29 Aug 2009 08:31:29 +0200 Sat, 29 Aug 2009 08:31:29 -0400 Sat, 29 Aug 2009 08:31:29 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-29-voa6.cfm?rss=science and technology Midnight launch a success after two delays earlier in the week "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-29-voa6.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" US Shuttle Docks at International Space Station Mon, 31 Aug 2009 01:51:59 +0200 Mon, 31 Aug 2009 01:51:59 -0400 Mon, 31 Aug 2009 01:51:59 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-31-voa3.cfm?rss=science and technology Mission involves bringing 8,000 kilograms of new equipment for space station, including a new freezer "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-31-voa3.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" Shuttle Crew on Mission's First Spacewalk Tue, 01 Sep 2009 23:40:49 +0200 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 23:40:49 -0400 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 23:40:49 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa54.cfm?rss=science and technology Astronauts are removing a massive ammonia tank to replace it with a new one "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa54.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" Discovery Astronauts Complete Spacewalk Wed, 02 Sep 2009 17:34:19 +0200 Wed, 02 Sep 2009 17:34:19 -0400 Wed, 02 Sep 2009 17:34:19 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-02-voa46.cfm?rss=science and technology Spacewalking astronauts remove old ammonia tank and will install new coolant tank Thursday "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-02-voa46.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" NASA: Approaching 'Junk' No Threat to Spacewalk Thu, 03 Sep 2009 11:07:00 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 11:07:00 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 11:07:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa31.cfm?rss=science and technology Engineers expect debris to pass within three kilometers of International Space Station on Friday "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa31.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology" Study Says Asia's Irrigation Systems Need Reform Thu, 03 Sep 2009 16:32:56 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 16:32:56 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 16:32:56 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/science/2009-09-03-voa41.cfm?rss=science and technology Study Says Asia's Irrigation Systems Need Reform "www.voanews.com/english/Science/2009-09-03-voa41.cfm?RSS=Science and Technology"