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1. Predator Drones Assist Their First Civilian Arrest On US Soil
Posted in Technology
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
Posted in Technology
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
Posted in Flora and Fauna
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. 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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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. Secret Payload Launched On West Coast Rocket
3. Secret Payload Launched On West Coast Rocket
(The largest rocket ever launched from the U.S. West Coast blasted off on Thursday from Vandenberg Air Force Base, carrying a top secret satellite into orbit, military officials said.)
Rating: 3
Category: Astronomy
4. Space Shuttle Launches Monday Morning
4. 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: 3
Category: Astronomy
5. Laws of Physics May Vary Across The Universe
5. 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: 3
Category: Astronomy
6. Shuttle Discovery Lands After Final Voyage
6. 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.)
Rating: 2.99
Category: Astronomy
7. Russian-U.S. Soyuz Crew Lands Safely on Earth
7. Russian-U.S. Soyuz Crew Lands Safely on Earth
(A Russian Soyuz capsule parachuted onto the Kazakh steppe through stiff winds and snow on Wednesday, delivering a U.S.-Russian astronaut trio to Earth after five months on the International Space Station.)
Rating: 2.99
Category: Astronomy
8. Scientists Discover New MRSA Superbug In Cows/Humans
8. Scientists Discover New MRSA Superbug In Cows/Humans
(British scientists have found a new strain of the "superbug" MRSA in milk from cows and in swab samples from humans and say it cannot be detected with standard tests.)
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Category: Medicine and Biology