no wood fired pizza available here - just really expensive frozen ones
Ames - May 07, 2002 A pizza crust developed by Iowa State students has won first prize in a NASA competition organized by the agency's Food Technology Commercial Space Center that may someday allow astronauts to enjoy pizza in space. Dubbed EZ Crust, the pizza is made from okara, a high-fiber, high-protein by-product of soymilk and tofu production.
US Warns Trio Of Old Foes To Avoid WMDs Washington (AFP) May 6, 2002 The United States Monday accused Cuba, Syria and Libya, three countries it deems to be sponsors of international terrorism, of seeking to acquire weapons of mass destruction and effectively put them on a waiting list of the "axis of evil."
MGS Aging Gracefully In Mars Orbit Pasadena (JPL) May 3, 2002 As an automobile ages, it usually requires more trips to a mechanic. Spacecraft are designed for a primary mission; when all is going well, the mission is often extended to obtain more data for other research objectives.
Keeping Track Of Field Scientists Sydney - May 06, 2002 Research vehicles in remote outback areas will soon be tracked via satellite over the Internet, using new Vehicle Tracking Equipment (VTE) technology that was originally developed to track animals such as Neale, a 2.4 metre white shark that marine biologists have been tracking the past year off south-eastern Australia.
Ice Coring Team Heads For Alaska Columbus - Apr 26, 2002 Glaciologist Lonnie Thompson hopes that once his latest expedition ends in early summer, he will have one of the so-far missing pieces to the global climate change puzzle -- a record of ancient weather trapped inside ice from Alaskan glaciers that could date back thousands of years.
New Research Could Spearhead Permanent Nuclear Waste Storage West Lafayette - May 07, 2002 Researchers armed with a laser are closer to knowing how to prepare millions of gallons of highly radioactive nuclear waste for permanent storage. The study is the first to describe the chemistry of waste formed by aluminum and alkaline, or caustic sodium compounds, mixing with high-level radioactive material.
Congress Set To Defy White House Over Pluto Los Angeles - May 2, 2002 The seemingly endless seesaw struggle over whether to launch a flyby probe to Pluto may be nearing a dramatic conclusion as Congress seeks to defy the Bush Administration and its recently appointed NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe who opposes any further funding of a Pluto probe this decade.
Russia To Raise Fragments From Kursk Sub Moscow (AFP) May 6, 2002 Russian authorities plan to recover sonar material and part of a torpedo tube that stayed on the seabed after the raising of the stricken nuclear submarine Kursk last year, naval officials said Monday.