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1. Bugged Planet - Comments
Posted in Miscellaneous
New Wikileaks release on the 'bugged planet' - the $5-billion mass surveillance industry selling telecoms and internet monitoring technology.
2. Internet Privacy At Stake With New Bill - Comments
Posted in Living World
New bill requires ISPs to retain all your online activities, IPs, name, address and credit card into. Invasion of privacy for everybody to catch the 1% of criminality..
3. Periodic Table Of Videos - Comments
Posted in Physics
A page with a video for each of the elements on the periodic table.
4. Dawkins Victorious Over Creationism In English Schools - Comments
Posted in Humanity
Richard Dawkens and Sir David Attenborough are hailing a victory, as the United Kingdom puts laws in place to forbid schools teaching '"creation science".
5. DNS Blocking Blocked From SOPA - Comments
Posted in Technology
The decision to add DNS blocking to SOPA has been delayed and condemned by the White House... For now.
6. Marie Sklodowska Curie - Comments
Posted in Technology
Known as the discoverer of the Radioactive elements Polonium and Radium,and as the first person to win Two Nobel Prizes
7. Thousands of rare Irrawaddy dolphins found - Comments
Posted in Biology & Medicine
Nearly 6,000 Irrawaddy dolphins, which are related to orcas or killer whales, were found living in freshwater regions of Bangladesh's Sundarbans mangrove forest and the adjacent waters of the Bay of Bengal, the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Societ
8. Dark Matter Images Reveal Widest View Of Dark Mystery - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
Researchers have released the biggest images yet detailing dark matter, the mysterious substance that makes up 85% of the Universe's mass.
9. Crippled Russian Probe Falling To Earth - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
A crippled Russian spacecraft is likely to crash to Earth sometime on Sunday at an unspecified location.
10. SOPA - Biggest Threat To The Net - Comments
Posted in Technology
If you’ve been paying attention to the news lately, especially online, you will have probably heard something about the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) by now. If not, then pull your chair up, because this is a problem, and not just for Americans.
11. Google vs. Facebook: What Business Needs To Know - Comments
Posted in Technology
For now, Facebook will continue to rule social media, but Google will continue to rule search.
12. Self-Repairing Microchips?! No way! - Comments
Posted in Technology
A team of University of Illinois engineers has developed a self-healing system that restores electrical conductivity to a cracked circuit in less time than it takes to blink.

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1. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
1. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
(New developments in microscopy have allowed researchers to image individual bonds within a molecule — seeing down to the atom scale. )
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Category: Physics
2. Dürer's Rhinoceros
2. Dürer's Rhinoceros
(Dürer's Rhinoceros is the name commonly given to a woodcut created by German painter and printmaker Albrecht Dürer in 1515.)
Hits: 2178
Category: Documentaries
3. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
3. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
(Proof that everything is easier to learn when presented via Pokemon-style. Artist Kacie D. lovingly anthropomorphized every single element, which deserves to be converted into a children’s book. )
Hits: 2105
Category: Physics
4. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
4. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
(This tiny nano bot is 4mm from end to end,can crawl through your veins locate tumors and zap it with drugs.The bot is controlled by a elecromagnetic field outside the robot that propels it forward.)
Hits: 2079
Category: Biology & Medicine
5. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
5. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
(Shodan is the world’s first computer search engine that lets you search the Internet for computers. Find devices based on city, country, latitude/longitude, host name, operating system and IP. “Shodan is a search engine for hackers both good and bad. Sho)
Hits: 1820
Category: Technology
6. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
6. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
(Two forthcoming European Physical Journal D papers challenge established wisdom about the nature of vacuum. )
Hits: 1803
Category: Physics
7. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
7. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
(New research suggests it may be possible to learn complex tasks with little to no conscious effort, just like in The Matrix. Whoa, indeed.)
Hits: 1796
Category: Technology
8. 1st Flight of a Pedaled, Wing-Flapping Plane
8. 1st Flight of a Pedaled, Wing-Flapping Plane
(August 2nd marked the first human-powered flight of an ornithopter. Wait, a what?)
Hits: 1688
Category: Technology
9. Google vs. Facebook: What Business Needs To Know
9. Google vs. Facebook: What Business Needs To Know
(For now, Facebook will continue to rule social media, but Google will continue to rule search.)
Hits: 1666
Category: Technology
10. What Are The Odds Of Existence?
10. What Are The Odds Of Existence?
(What are the odds that you exist, as you, today?)
Hits: 1656
Category: Astronomy

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1. Mice on Drugs
1. Mice on Drugs
(This is an intersting and insightful interactive flash "game"... It explains about the different drugs that are abused an what they do in our brains and how they affect our neurons. )
Hits: 880
Rating: 2.94
Category: Biology & Medicine
2. New Spider Found in Giant Sand Dune
2. New Spider Found in Giant Sand Dune
(A new species of spider has been discovered in the dune of the Sands of Samar in the southern Arava region of Israel, scientists from from the department of biology at the University of Haifa-Oranim said this week.)
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Rating: 2.94
Category: Living World
3. Scientists Expect to Create Life in Next 10 Years
3. Scientists Expect to Create Life in Next 10 Years
(First cell of synthetic life can only be seen under a microscope.)
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Rating: 2.94
Category: Biology & Medicine
4. 24 Hour Earth View
4. 24 Hour Earth View
(This page allows you to see where the sunlight is striking the planet at any given time. It shifts with the course of the day.)
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Rating: 2.93
Category: Astronomy
5. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
5. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
(This is the story of the generational ship, the Singer of Solar Winds.)
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Rating: 2.93
Category: Astronomy
6. The Door To Hell
6. The Door To Hell
(In 1971 while drilling in Turkmenistan geologists hit a pocket of methane gas and rather than venting it they set it on fire 49 years later its still burning.)
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Rating: 2.93
Category: Earth Sciences
7. 18 U.S. Coal Plants Closing to Cut Pollution
7. 18 U.S. Coal Plants Closing to Cut Pollution
(The Tennessee Valley Authority has agreed to shutter 18 coal-fired boilers in a bid to rein in air pollution.)
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Rating: 2.93
Category: Earth Sciences
8. Progress on NASA's Constellation
8. Progress on NASA's Constellation
(NASA's Constellation program, established in 2005, continues its work toward the building the future of manned space exploration in the U.S.)
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Rating: 2.93
Category: Technology
9. Hi-Resolution Images Of Elements
9. Hi-Resolution Images Of Elements
(Great photos of all the entirety of the periodic table.)
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Rating: 2.93
Category: Physics
10. Optimists May Have Longer Lives
10. Optimists May Have Longer Lives
(Optimists may enjoy longer lives than people with a dimmer outlook on the future, a long-term study suggests.)
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Rating: 2.93
Category: Living World