October 8th, 2009

bell labs

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У мужа на работе вчера угощали нобелевскими donuts. Седьмая нобелевская премия для Bell Labs.

Bell Labs researchers Willard Boyle (left) and George Smith (right) with the charge-coupled device. Photo taken in 1974. Photo credit: Alcatel-Lucent/Bell Labs.

"The innovation (in Bell Labs) continue. And the innovation will be recognized sometime in the future. So I expect many more (Nobel Prize winner coming from Bell) in the future," Jeong Kim, president of Bell Labs, told Xinhua in an exclusive telephone interview."

Asteracea family

A poster of twelve different species of flowers of the Asteracea family, belonging to the two most representative subfamilies: Asteroideae and Cichorioideae:

1. Yellow Chamomille - Anthemis tinctoria (Asteroideae)
2. Crown Daisy - Glebionis coronarium (Asteroideae)
3. Coleostephus myconis (Asteroideae)
4. Chrysanthemum - Glebionis sp. (Asteroideae)
5. Sow Thistle - Sonchus oleraceus (Cichoireideae)
6. Chicory - Cichorium intybus (Cichoireideae)
7. Treasure Flower - Gazania rigens (Cichoireideae)
8. Mexican Sunflower - Tithonia rotundifolia (Asteroideae)
9. Field Marigold - Calendula arvensis (Asteroideae)
10. Ox-eye daisy – Leucanthemum vulgare (Asteroideae)
11. Common Hawkweed - Hieracium lachenalli (Cichoireideae)
12. Cape Daisy - Osteospermum ecklonis (Asteroideae)