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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.
3. Chinese Company Building World's Tallest Structure In 3 Months
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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
Posted in Technology
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.
7. Galaxy Discovered 12.9 Billion Lightyears Away
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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.
9. NASA Gifted Two Hubble-Strength Spy Telescopes
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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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2. Weird New Creatures Found in Antarctica
2. 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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3. Smartphones Beat PC Revolution, Dot Com Boom and Social Networks in Growth.
3. 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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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. NASA Goes Asteroid Hunting in a Zeppelin
7. 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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8. How Jellyfish Work
8. How Jellyfish Work
(Jellyfish are probably some of the most unusual and mysterious creatures that you'll ever encounter.)
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1. Old Rovers Learn New Tricks to Kick Off Year Four
1. Old Rovers Learn New Tricks to Kick Off Year Four
(NASA's twin Mars rovers, nearing the third anniversary of their landings, are getting smarter as they get older.)
Rating: 3.01
Category: Astronomy
2. Strange Solar System Discovered
2. Strange Solar System Discovered
(Astronomers have spotted a strange new solar system with small "puffy" planets packed in close orbit to their sun. )
Rating: 3
Category: Astronomy
3. South Korea Marines Vow Revenge
3. South Korea Marines Vow Revenge
(South Korea's Marine commander on Saturday vowed "thousand-fold" revenge for a North Korean attack that killed two servicemen and two civilians and prompted an unusual expression of regret from North Korea.)
Rating: 2.99
Category: Humanity
4. Laws of Physics May Vary Across The Universe
4. Laws of Physics May Vary Across The Universe
(A team of Australian and English astrophysicists may have radically transformed our understanding of the cosmos last week with a discovery suggesting that the laws of physics (as we know them) may not apply to the whole Universe!)
Rating: 2.99
Category: Astronomy
5. U.S. House Shifts $16 Bln Toward Renewable Energy
5. U.S. House Shifts $16 Bln Toward Renewable Energy
(The U.S. House of Representatives on Saturday passed a Democratic rewrite of U.S. energy policy that strips $16 billion in tax incentives away from Big Oil and puts it toward renewable energy sources like wind and solar power. )
Rating: 2.98
Category: Technology
6. Lionfish Invasion? Just Eat Them!
6. Lionfish Invasion? Just Eat Them!
(Florida marine conservationists have come up with a simple recipe for fighting the invading lionfish that is gobbling up local reef life -- eat them.)
Rating: 2.98
Category: Flora and Fauna
7. Indian Space Rocket Explodes After Lift-off
7. Indian Space Rocket Explodes After Lift-off
(A rocket carrying an Indian communications satellite exploded seconds after lift-off from a launchpad in the country's south on Saturday, officials said, in a potential setback for its commercial space business.)
Rating: 2.98
Category: Astronomy
8. Space Shuttle Launches Monday Morning
8. Space Shuttle Launches Monday Morning
(Launch pad technicians began filling shuttle Endeavour's fuel tank on Monday for a launch attempt at 8:56 a.m. EDT on a mission to deliver a long-awaited physics experiment and spare parts to the International Space Station.)
Rating: 2.98
Category: Astronomy