2002 in science

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The year 2002 in science and technology involved some significant events

Astronomy and space science[edit]

Biology[edit]

Cartography[edit]

Computer science and cybernetics[edit]

The Danger Hiptop is released. The first smartphone to incorporate instant messaging.

Earth sciences[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

Palaeoarchaeology[edit]

Philosophy[edit]

Physics[edit]

Physiology and medicine[edit]

Technology[edit]

Awards[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bosker, A. J. (2002-09-17). "Near-Earth Objects Pose Threat, General Says". Space Daily. Retrieved 2016-06-04.
  2. ^ Alfred, Randy (2009-09-25). "Mysterious Meteorite Dazzles Siberia". Wired. Retrieved 2016-06-04.
  3. ^ Kluwer/Plenum (New York) ISBN 0-306-47260-0 (2 vols.)
  4. ^ Berry, Lorraine (2003). "Soaking up the limelight". Nature. 421 (6925): 791. doi:10.1038/421791a.
  5. ^ Pawlik, Joseph (2003-03-21). "Invertebrate Zoology: Sorting Sponges: a review". Science. 299 (5614): 1846b–1847. doi:10.1126/science.1082916.
  6. ^ Chambers, Susan (2003). "Systema Porifera". Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. 13 (5): 461–2. doi:10.1002/aqc.593.
  7. ^ "Cyborg study draws fire". BBC News. 2002-03-22. Retrieved 2010-10-07.
  8. ^ Dingledine, Roger (2002-09-20). "pre-alpha: run an onion proxy now!". or-dev (Mailing list). Retrieved 2008-07-17.
  9. ^ Taleyarkhan, R. P.; West, C. D.; Cho, J. S.; Lahey Jr., R. T.; Nigmatulin, R.; Block, R. C. (2002-03-08). "Evidence for Nuclear Emissions During Acoustic Cavitation". Science. 295 (1868): 1868–73. Bibcode:2002Sci...295.1868T. doi:10.1126/science.1067589. ISSN 0036-8075. PMID 11884748. Retrieved 2012-03-15.
  10. ^ Giovinazzo, J.; Blank, B.; Chartier, M.; Czajkowski, S.; Fleury, A.; Lopez Jimenez, M. J.; Pravikoff, M. S.; Thomas, J.-C.; de Oliveira Santos, F.; Lewitowicz, M.; Maslov, V.; Stanoiu, M.; Grzywacz, R.; Pfützner, M.; Borcea, C. & Brown, B. A. (2002-08-19). "Two-Proton Radioactivity of F45en". Physical Review Letters. 89 (10): 102501. Bibcode:2002PhRvL..89j2501G. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.89.102501. PMID 12225187.
  11. ^ Pfützner, M.; et al. (2002-05-28). "First evidence for the two-proton decay of 45Fe". The European Physical Journal A. 14 (3): 279–285. CiteSeerX 10.1.1.183.4363. doi:10.1140/epja/i2002-10033-9.
  12. ^ "Red wine 'protects from colds'". BBC News. 2002-05-14. Retrieved 2013-03-21.
  13. ^ Davies, H.; Bignell, G. R.; Cox, C.; Stephens, P.; Edkins, S.; Clegg, S.; Teague, J.; Woffendin, H.; Garnett, M. J.; Bottomley, W.; Davis, N.; Dicks, E.; Ewing, R.; Floyd, Y.; Gray, K.; Hall, S.; Hawes, R.; Hughes, J.; Kosmidou, V.; Menzies, A.; Mould, C.; Parker, A.; Stevens, C.; Watt, S.; Hooper, S.; Wilson, R.; Jayatilake, H.; Gusterson, B. A.; Cooper, C.; Shipley, J.; Hargrave, D.; Pritchard-Jones, K.; Maitland, N.; Chenevix-Trench, G.; Riggins, G. J.; Bigner, D. D.; Palmieri, G.; Cossu, A.; Flanagan, A.; Nicholson, A.; Ho, J. W.; Leung, S. Y.; Yuen, S. T.; Weber, B. L.; Seigler, H. F.; Darrow, T. L.; Paterson, H.; Marais, R.; Marshall, C. J.; Wooster, R.; Stratton, M. R.; Futreal, P. A. (June 2002). "Mutations of the BRAF gene in human cancer" (PDF). Nature. 417 (6892): 949–54. doi:10.1038/nature00766. PMID 12068308.
  14. ^ "Summary of probable SARS cases with onset of illness from 1 November 2002 to 31 July 2003". World Health Organization. 2004. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-24.
  15. ^ Smith, M. C. (2002). "Synthesis of mechanical networks: The inerter". IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control. 47 (10): 1648–1662. CiteSeerX 10.1.1.227.7188. doi:10.1109/TAC.2002.803532.