2006 in science

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The year 2006 in science and technology involved some significant events.


March 29 total eclipse from Turkey


Computer science[edit]

Further information: 2006 in information technology


  • January 19 – Australian researchers at the CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research centre in Hobart, Tasmania, publish experimental data that matches models of increasing sea level rising.[5]



Main article: 2006 in philosophy

Space exploration[edit]

Other events[edit]




  1. ^ "Stardust Container in Almost Perfect Condition". Fox News. Associated Press. 2006-01-17. Retrieved 2009-07-06. 
  2. ^ Svoboda, Elizabeth (2006-03-10). "Saturn Moon Has Water Geysers and, Just Maybe, Life". National Geographic Society. Retrieved 2009-07-06. 
  3. ^ "The Chinese river dolphin is functionally extinct". baiji.org. 2006-12-13. Archived from the original on 4 January 2007. Retrieved 2006-12-13. 
  4. ^ Arrington, Michael (2006-07-15). "Odeo Releases Twttr". TechCrunch. AOL. Retrieved 2014-05-15. 
  5. ^ Ball, Philip (2006-01-19). "Sea-level rise is quickening pace". Nature. doi:10.1038/news060116-11. Retrieved 2012-04-08. 
  6. ^ Crilly, Tony (2007). 50 Mathematical Ideas you really need to know. London: Quercus. p. 41. ISBN 978-1-84724-008-8. 
  7. ^ Fuyuno, Ichiko (2006-01-27). "Scientist faces irreproducible results". Nature. doi:10.1038/news060123-14. Retrieved 2012-04-08.