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1. Photos Of Famous Scientists As Kids
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This is what the most famous scientists in history looked like as children.
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2. My Travels With Eos by Chris Bremis
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Debut author Chris Bemis enters the world of Sci-fi, loaded with interesting scientific concepts.
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3. US Military Is Bringing Back The Airship
Posted in Technology
A 211 million dollar supercomputer equipped airship is in development by the US Military that is expected to combat the information overload problem.
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4. 6 Meanest Scars Left on Earth By Asteroids
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We look at 6 of the nastiest hits Mother Earth took from asteroids.
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5. Shoes With Built-In GPS on Sale Next Month
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Shoes with built-in GPS will help Alzheimer's patients and their caregivers
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6. 5 Animals That Are Modern Day Heroes
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Top 5 instances of animals putting themselves at risk to save a human life.
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7. Top 5 Inventions Of 2011
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5 of the most useful inventions created this year
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8. The Stark Hand - Next Gen Artificial Hand
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A prosthetic hand created by Mark Stark provides a range of movement comparable to electronic models at a fraction of the cost.
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9. Starcraft: Queen of Blades
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Aaron Rosenberg provides a truly worthy spin on Episodes 2 and 3 of StarCraft by narrating them through the eyes of Jim Raynor.
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10. Top 6 Computer Viruses of the New Millenium
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Since Year 2000 computer viruses have found themselves spreading through increasingly fertile territory. As the world becomes increasingly plugged-in, the reach of hackers spreads with it.
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11. LHC Gets Its Own Android App
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The most talked about scientific project has finally caught up to the times.
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12. Flordia School District Uses Fingerprint Scanners For Rollcall
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Washington County, Fla makes the routine procedure high-tech.
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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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Category: Flora and Fauna
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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Category: Astronomy
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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Category: Flora and Fauna
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. Wind Power Without The Blades
2. Wind Power Without The Blades
(New York design firm Atelier DNA has an alternative concept that ditches blades in favor of stalks.)
Rating: 2.97
Category: Technology
3. Speedy Discovery Fuels New Milky Way Mystery
3. Speedy Discovery Fuels New Milky Way Mystery
(A new detailed study that tracked two of the Milky Way's galactic neighbors, the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds, shows they are hurtling through space nearly two times faster than previously thought.)
Rating: 2.97
Category: Astronomy
4. Russia Seeking April Date For Delayed Space Launch
4. Russia Seeking April Date For Delayed Space Launch
(Russian space officials hope to resolve a communications problem on a Soyuz TMA-21 rocket in time for it to carry a Russian-American crew to the International Space Station in early April.)
Rating: 2.97
Category: Astronomy
5. Glaciers May Vanish From Alps by 2050
5. Glaciers May Vanish From Alps by 2050
(Most glaciers will disappear from the Alps by 2050, scientists told a conference on climate change Monday, basing their bleak outlook on evidence of slow but steady melting of the region's continental ice sheets.)
Rating: 2.96
Category: Earth Sciences
6. Budget Cuts To Shut Down CERN Accelerators
6. Budget Cuts To Shut Down CERN Accelerators
(Europe's particle research center CERN unveiled budget cuts Friday that will force it to temporarily close its accelerators for a year in 2012, but said its flagship "Big Bang" machine will mainly be unaffected.)
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Category: Technology
7. Secret Payload Launched On West Coast Rocket
7. 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.)
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Category: Astronomy
8. Moonbase: In the Dark On Lunar Ice
8. Moonbase: In the Dark On Lunar Ice
(Is there ice at the south pole of the moon? NASA may land there regardless of the answer.)
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Category: Astronomy