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1. Human Sniffers - China's Low-Tech Solution to Hazardous Gases
Posted in Technology
With China's extremely fast urbanization in recent years, human sniffers are being hired to sniff out hazardous and offensive fumes.
1. Human Sniffers - China's Low-Tech Solution to Hazardous Gases
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2. Android 4.1 JellyBean announced, will show benefits of user tracking
Posted in Technology
The next is stage in the evolution of Google's mobile operating system will soon be upon us.
2. Android 4.1 JellyBean announced, will show benefits of user tracking
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3. Chinese Company Building World's Tallest Structure In 3 Months
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A new Shanghai skyscraper will be 10m taller than Dubai's Burj Khalifa and take only a fraction of the time to complete.
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4. Chinese Physicists Break Own Teleportation Record
Posted in Chemistry and Physics
Chinese scientists from Shanghai university teleport photons at a record 97km.
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5. SpotterRF's Anti-Ambush Backpack Radar
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SpotterRF comes out with a man-portable radar that can detect ambushes and save lives.
5. SpotterRF's Anti-Ambush Backpack Radar
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6. New Device Translates Sign Language Into Speech
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University of Houston's MyVoice attempts to make sign language accessible to all.
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7. Galaxy Discovered 12.9 Billion Lightyears Away
Posted in Astronomy
While the Hubble's latest discovery is still being confirmed, a recently discovered galaxy becomes the most distant.
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8. Boeing's Hydrogen Powered Drone Makes First Flight
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A surveillance drone that will eventually fly for four days at a time has managed to take off and land on its own.
8. Boeing's Hydrogen Powered Drone Makes First Flight
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9. NASA Gifted Two Hubble-Strength Spy Telescopes
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NASA already has plans for the generous donation from the National Reconnaissance Office.
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10. Light Breaks It's Own Speed Record
Posted in Chemistry and Physics
Scientists at NIST make light travel faster than light, the next best thing to dividing by zero.
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11. Japanese Anti-Boarding Tech Psyches Out African Pirates
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Japanese companies MTI and Yokoi have teamed up to create an anti-boarding system that's sure to make the pirates think twice.
11. Japanese Anti-Boarding Tech Psyches Out African Pirates
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12. Satellite Reveals Emperor Penguin Population Growth
Posted in Flora and Fauna
The first space-based count-up of the emperor penguin population in Antarctica yields some fascinating numbers.
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1. Chickenpox Vaccine A Success
1. Chickenpox Vaccine A Success
(Since the U.S. began routine chickenpox vaccination in 1995, the number of Americans sent to hospitals by the infection each year has dropped by more than two-thirds, government researchers reported Monday.)
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Category: Medicine and Biology
2. Smartphones Beat PC Revolution, Dot Com Boom and Social Networks in Growth.
2. Smartphones Beat PC Revolution, Dot Com Boom and Social Networks in Growth.
(Smartphone usage is officially the fastest growing technology trend of the past 3 decades.)
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3. Weird New Creatures Found in Antarctica
3. Weird New Creatures Found in Antarctica
(Several strange creatures including a psychedelic octopus have been found in frigid waters off Antarctica in one of the world’s most pristine marine environments. )
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4. Japan Disaster - Before & After Cleanup Photo Gallery
4. Japan Disaster - Before & After Cleanup Photo Gallery
(This gallery of photographs shows the widespread devestation documented shortly after the 2011 disaster, and follows it up with a shot taken in the same place 3 months later. Quite a stunning compilation!)
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Category: Earth Sciences
5. Chimpanzees Hunt Using Spears
5. Chimpanzees Hunt Using Spears
(Chimpanzees in Senegal have been observed making and using wooden spears to hunt other primates, according to a study in the journal Current Biology.)
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Category: Flora and Fauna
6. Top 5 NASA Space Missions Of All Time
6. Top 5 NASA Space Missions Of All Time
(These are the top 5 accomplishments of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to date. We cant wait to expand this list, so get to work NASA!)
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7. How Jellyfish Work
7. How Jellyfish Work
(Jellyfish are probably some of the most unusual and mysterious creatures that you'll ever encounter.)
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8. NASA Goes Asteroid Hunting in a Zeppelin
8. NASA Goes Asteroid Hunting in a Zeppelin
(NASA goes after the fragments of an asteroid that touched down in Nevada with the help of a chartered airship.)
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1. U.S. Considers Libya Air Strikes
1. U.S. Considers Libya Air Strikes
(Libyan troops pushed forward toward the insurgent stronghold of Benghazi on Thursday and launched air raids on its outskirts as Washington raised the possibility of air strikes to stop Muammar Gaddafi's forces.)
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Category: Humanity
2. Arsenic-Munching Germ Discovered
2. Arsenic-Munching Germ Discovered
(A strange, salty lake in California has yielded an equally strange bacterium that thrives on arsenic and redefines life as we know it, researchers reported on Thursday.)
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Category: Flora and Fauna
3. Injured Astronaut Replaced For Next Shuttle Mission
3. Injured Astronaut Replaced For Next Shuttle Mission
(NASA is replacing the lead spacewalker for its next shuttle mission after the veteran astronaut was injured in a bike accident over the weekend, officials said Wednesday.)
Rating: 2.96
Category: Astronomy
4. Electrical Icarus By NASA
4. Electrical Icarus By NASA
(A super-quiet, hover-capable aircraft design, NASA's experimental one-man Puffin could show just how much electric propulsion can transform our ideas of flight. It looks like nothing less than a flying suit or a jet pack with a cockpit.)
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Category: Technology
5. Giant Crayfish Found in Tennessee
5. Giant Crayfish Found in Tennessee
(A new species of giant crayfish literally crawled out from under a rock in Tennessee, proving that large new species of animals can be found in highly populated and well-explored places, researchers said on Wednesday.)
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Category: Flora and Fauna
6. Scientists Detect 13 Billion Year Old Blast
6. Scientists Detect 13 Billion Year Old Blast
(Astronomers have seen the furthest back in time ever, measuring light from a star that exploded 13 billion years ago, just after the dawn of the universe.)
Rating: 2.95
Category: Astronomy
7. Ariane Rocket Launches and Deploys Satellites
7. Ariane Rocket Launches and Deploys Satellites
(A European Ariane rocket successfully launched on Wednesday from French Guiana after an earlier attempt to get into orbit was postponed for 24 hours because of strong winds at high altitudes.)
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Category: Astronomy
8. U.S. Downplays Chinese Stealth Fighter
8. U.S. Downplays Chinese Stealth Fighter
(China is still years away from being able to field a stealth aircraft, despite the disclosure of images indicating that it appears to have a working prototype, Pentagon officials said on Wednesday.)
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Category: Technology