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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
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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
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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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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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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. 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.)
Rating: 2.97
Category: Astronomy
2. Egypt Shuts Down Al Jazeera Bureau
2. Egypt Shuts Down Al Jazeera Bureau
(The Egyptian authorities are revoking the Al Jazeera Network's licence to broadcast from the country, and will be shutting down its bureau office in Cairo, state television has said.)
Rating: 2.97
Category: Humanity
3. Russia Seeking April Date For Delayed Space Launch
3. 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
4. Glaciers May Vanish From Alps by 2050
4. 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
5. Budget Cuts To Shut Down CERN Accelerators
5. 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
6. Wind Power Without The Blades
6. 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
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. Speedy Discovery Fuels New Milky Way Mystery
8. 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.)
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Category: Astronomy