Category: Science

Wild Dolphins Give Humans Gifts

Wild Dolphins Give Humans Gifts

| December 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Dolphin. Image Credit: Rodolfo Araiza G. via Flickr.Source featured

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2012: Science Fiction Dreams That Came True

2012: Science Fiction Dreams That Came True

| December 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

As a longtime reader of science fiction, it’s always interesting to notice how the visions of writers eventually come to be real. Take Arthur C. Clarke’s epistle to Wireless World in 1945, what one. details the geostationary communications satellite netting everyone uses today. The satellites are in the sort of is called the “Clarke Orbit.” [...]

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Google Maps, Apple Maps, What Each Can't Find

Google Maps, Apple Maps, What Each Can't Find

| December 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

As you may bring forth heard Wednesday (unless bad directions had you forfeited in the Australian countryside), Google at present offers a standalone maps program during the term of Apple’s iOS. The long-awaited loose gives iPhone users a compelling choice to Apple’s occasionally underinformed, passage-handicapped mapping app for iOS 6. But instead of all of Google’s [...]

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Negative Thoughts? Toss 'em

Negative Thoughts? Toss 'em

| December 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you’ve at all times been told to imagine releasing negative thoughts, only to find the same thoughts popping into your front part minutes later, quit imagining and digress physically throwing those thoughts away, researchers recommend following a new study published in Psychological Science. “At more level, it can sound silly,” study co-creator Richard Petty [...]

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NJ Mayor Takes Food Stamp Challenge: DNews Nugget-

NJ Mayor Takes Food Stamp Challenge: DNews Nugget-

| December 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Eating adhering $29.78/Week: Newark, NJ Mayor Cory Booker plans to wear away solely on a food stamp governmental estimate for at least a week. In replication to a debate the Mayor had by residents over Twitter, Booker suggested he and his debaters take the require, as led by educators at the University of Bridgeport. On [...]

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NASA Fends Off Mars Organics Rumors

NASA Fends Off Mars Organics Rumors

| December 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

NASA scientists may bring forth discovered (what appears to be) instrumental chemistry on Mercury, but don’t seethe over with excitement for a uniform announcement about Mars on Monday. NASA has dampened hopes that, at the AGU interview at San Francisco next week, charge scientists of the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) command announce the discovery of [...]

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Could Sin Taxes Solve Fiscal Crisis?

Could Sin Taxes Solve Fiscal Crisis?

| December 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Could taxing your beer contribute assistance save us from fiscal crisis? Credit: CorbisSource featured

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Saudi Arabian Women Tracked With Text Alerts

Saudi Arabian Women Tracked With Text Alerts

| December 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

When it comes to the restraint of women, you’d be cold pressed to find a more misogynistic open space than Saudi Arabia. Women there are, amid other things, prohibited from voting (until 2015), driving a car and in operation in most places. BLOG: Robot Prostitutes, the Future of Sex Tourism To leave the unpolished, Saudi [...]

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Excellent Idea of the Day: Choosing Red Wine Over White

Excellent Idea of the Day: Choosing Red Wine Over White

| December 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

If given the precious between red and white wines this holiday season, go for red, scientists speak. A chemical found in red wine may remedy prevent cancer and other health problems. A sum up of studies over the years regard linked this chemical, resveratrol, to hale condition benefits. But perhaps the strongest evidence yet will [...]

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Liquid Metal Used in Ultra-Stretchable Conducting Wires

Liquid Metal Used in Ultra-Stretchable Conducting Wires

| December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

(A) Original detail. (B) Stretched out wire. Credit: Zhu, S., So, J.-H., Mays, R., Desai, S., Barnes, W. R., Pourdeyhimi, B. and Dickey, M. D. (2012), Adv. Funct. Mater. doi: 10.1002/adfm.201202405Source featured

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