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1. Predator Drones Assist Their First Civilian Arrest On US Soil
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Police in Nelson County, North Dakota, use military Predator drones to help apprehend multiple suspects.
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2. Mars Has More Inhabitable Space Than Earth?
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New research suggests a good portion of the Red Planet could be friendly towards human life.
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3. Iguana 29 - An Amphibious Tank-Tracked Beach Lander
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Meet the Iguana 29, a speedboat that can navigate off-road terrain on tank tracks.
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4. Russians and Japanese See Possibility of Cloning a Mammoth
Posted in Flora and Fauna
After mammoth remains with well-preserved marrow have been found in SIberia, Russian and Japanese scientists see the possibility of cloning a living and breathing mammoth
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5. MIT's Algorithm Accurately Predicts Traffic Collisions
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MIT develops an algorithm that has shown an accuracy of 85% in predicting traffic collisions
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6. Should Bulldogs Be Genetically Altered ?
Posted in Flora and Fauna
The Humane Society of the United States wants to genetically alter the bulldog to help with health problems caused by inbreeding.
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7. Tracking Software Found On iPhone And Many Others
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A controversial tracker called Carrier IQ has been found on the iPhone 4S and several other popular smartphones.
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8. Liquid Water Discovered On Jupiter's Moon
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Liquid water has been discovered by NASA on Europa, Jupiter's icy moon.
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9. Wetapunga - The World's Largest Insect
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Who would say no to a 6-legged kitten?
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10. Lost Satellite Briefly Contacted, Glimmer of Hope For Troubled Mission
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ESA has briefly established contact with a lost Mars-bound spacecraft, but the chances of saving the mission are still looking pretty dim .
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11. Air Force Uses Electrotherapy To Speed Up Pilot Training
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Air Force experiment concludes that humans learn better with an electric current running through the brain.
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12. Study Suggests Cannabis Legalization May Reduce Traffic Fatalities
Posted in Medicine and Biology
A study shows that states with medicinal marijuana laws see decreased alcohol sales and therefore less traffic fatalities
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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. 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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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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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. Shuttle Discovery Lands After Final Voyage
1. Shuttle Discovery Lands After Final Voyage
(The space shuttle Discovery capped a successful 13-day spaceflight with a smooth landing in Florida on Wednesday, ending a 27-year flying career for NASA's most-traveled spaceship as the agency prepares for an uncertain future.)
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Category: Astronomy
2. 50th Anniversary of Manned U.S. Space Flight
2. 50th Anniversary of Manned U.S. Space Flight
(The United States space program was down and out when Alan Shepard climbed inside a one-man capsule on May 5, 1961, for a 15-minute ride.)
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3. Skype Could Be Designated Illegal in China
3. Skype Could Be Designated Illegal in China
(The popular Internet telephone service Skype could be dealt a major setback in one of the world's largest markets as the Chinese government cracks down on what it called illegal Internet telephone providers.)
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4. Libya Cuts Off Internet Service
4. Libya Cuts Off Internet Service
(Internet service has been cut off in Libya for a second consecutive day as protesters step up demonstrations against longtime leader Muammar Gaddafi, a U.S. company that monitors Internet traffic said on Saturday.)
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5. 10 Cool Moon Facts
5. 10 Cool Moon Facts
(10 interesting things you may not have known about our neighbor.)
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Category: Astronomy
6. 1/3 Russians Think Sun Spins Around Earth
6. 1/3 Russians Think Sun Spins Around Earth
(Does the sun revolve around the Earth? One in every three Russians thinks so, a spokeswoman for state pollster VsTIOM said on Friday.)
Rating: 2.96
Category: Astronomy
7. Egypt Dissolves Hated Internal Security Force
7. Egypt Dissolves Hated Internal Security Force
(Egypt on Tuesday dissolved an internal security and spying agency whose reputation for brutality helped ignite the uprising that swept Hosni Mubarak from power last month.)
Rating: 2.96
Category: Humanity
8. Libya Declares Ceasefire, Violates It
8. Libya Declares Ceasefire, Violates It
(Muammar Gaddafi's government said it was declaring a unilateral ceasefire in its offensive to crush Libya's revolt, as Western warplanes prepared to attack his forces.)
Rating: 2.96
Category: Humanity