Welcome letter

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Hi and welcome to Young Scientists Journal! As part of the publicity team, I would like to welcome you to the Young Scientists website. We are always keen to hear new users’ comments, so please leave your remarks on the forum. Explore our Facebook and Twitter pages, and don’t forget that interesting pieces of homework […]

Discovered: Ginger dinosaurs

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A team of Chinese and British scientists has discovered a 125-million-year-old dinosaur. The fossilised remains of the Confuciusornis,found preserved in fossils in northern China, have been shown to contain pigments revealing the early bird to be ginger. For more information, visit:http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/8481448.stm and: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/top-stories/2010/01/28/dinosaurs-had-ginger-feathers-115875-22000568/

iPad and the microsoft Surface

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These are two pieces of touch screen technology which should push the boundaries of technology and is touch screen the future? Or is the iPad nothing more than a big iPhone and offers nothing new, and the surface nothing more than an overpriced corporate toy. Post views in the forum!  http://www.microsoft.com/surface/Pages/Experience/Showcase.aspx I really recomend looking at […]

The International Space Station- Open until 2020?

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The European Space Agency’s Direct General, Jean-Jacques Dordain, told the BBC that stopping the ISS in 2015 ‘would be a mistake’ and has expressed the desire to keep the station until at least 2020. For more information, visit: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/8456632.stm and follow the progress of the ISS at: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/main/index.html