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· June, 2007

Stories about Science from June, 2007

Russia: Perelman Riding Metro

LJ user ub7com posts pictures of the famous Russian mathematician Grigori Perelman, taken on a subway train in St. Petersburg.

Europe: Prominent Roma Scholar Dies

TOL's Romantic pays tribute to the recently deceased prominent Romano scholar Jan Kochanowski.

Malawi: Chasing the windmill in Malawi

A moving story of William Kamkwamba who used local materials to create electricity for his home in rural Malawi.

Mongolia: Dr. Ayurzana Bold

Birding Mongolia eulogizes Dr. Ayurzana Bold, a highly respected biologist and ornithologist from Mongolia who passed away on June 10.

Malawi: exotic species in Lake Malawi

Hastings Zidana discusses the implications of the introduction of exotic species in Lake Malawi: “The introduction of exotic fish species to areas where they do not naturally belong is a...

Arabeyes: Reversing the Greenhouse Effect in Egypt

What will you do if you could reverse the adverse results of the Greenhouse Effect and make your country at least 5 degrees Celsius cooler? Bent Masreya, from Egypt, addresses...

Russia: Prominent Roma Scientists

TOL's Romantic posts bios of two prominent female Roma scientists – chemist Natalia Pankova and biologist Lubov Pankova – and their father, Nikolay Pankov, famous for his translation to the...

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