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New Kerala
We maybe closing in on dark matterWashington D.C, Feb 14 : A new research suggests that dark matter scientists ar
We maybe closing in on dark matter
New Kerala / Posted 7 hours ago
Washington D.C, Feb 14 : A new research suggests that dark matter scientists are on the brink of discovering the elusive particles. Researchers are using analysis of deep space observations together with experiments far underground to hunt for dark... Read more
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PhysOrg
Science responds to globalized disease threat to farms and food systemsFarmers and consumers around the world are connected and dependent on each othe
Science responds to globalized disease threat to farms and food systems
PhysOrg / Posted 19 hours ago
Farmers and consumers around the world are connected and dependent on each other today in a way that is unprecedented in human history - the average chocolate bar will have ingredients from four or more continents and crop failures in Russia affect... Read more
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Scotsman
Massive free exhibition British Art Show 8 opens in Edinburgh Sequence by Benedict Drew at the Talbot Rice Gallery. Picture: Getty Images A
Massive free exhibition British Art Show 8 opens in Edinburgh
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Sequence by Benedict Drew at the Talbot Rice Gallery. Picture: Getty Images Aspiring culture vultures who never actually make it to an art gallery or complain that the best shows are... Read more
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PhysOrg
Panel: Child abuse costs countries up to $150 billion per yearBeyond physical and emotional damage, child abuse has a steep economic price ta
Panel: Child abuse costs countries up to $150 billion per year
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Beyond physical and emotional damage, child abuse has a steep economic price tag that costs economies billions of dollars each year, an international panel of experts will tell the 2016 General Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement... Read more
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heraldscotland
In search of Scotland's next tech unicornsInformatics Ventures helps rising tech stars raise funding through its annual E
In search of Scotland's next tech unicorns
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Informatics Ventures helps rising tech stars raise funding through its annual Engage, Invest, Exploit (EIE) event, which has grown into the largest investor showcase of its kind since it was launched in 2008. This year 60 early stage Scottish... Read more
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The Christian Post
Was Jesus Just a Charismatic Preacher? Scholars to Debate Christ's DivinityBart D. Ehrman (L) and Michael Bird (R). Was Jesus just a charismatic preacher
Was Jesus Just a Charismatic Preacher? Scholars to Debate Christ's Divinity
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
Bart D. Ehrman (L) and Michael Bird (R). Was Jesus just a charismatic preacher or is He indeed God? This question will be the subject of a debate scheduled for the Greer-Heard Point-Counterpoint Forum in Faith and Culture at the New Orleans Baptist... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
An elaborate experiment aims to answer one of humanity's most important questions — and then fire it into spaceThis fall, a collaboration led by the University of Edinburgh, the Royal Observ
An elaborate experiment aims to answer one of humanity's most important questions — and then fire it into space
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
This fall, a collaboration led by the University of Edinburgh, the Royal Observatory of Edinburgh, and the United Kingdom Astronomical Technology Center will send a string of text messages into space that all answer the same, simple question: "How... Read more
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Connecticut Post
An elaborate experiment aims to answer one of humanity's most important questions — and then fire it into spaceThis fall, a collaboration led by the University of Edinburgh, the Royal Observ
An elaborate experiment aims to answer one of humanity's most important questions — and then fire it into space
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
This fall, a collaboration led by the University of Edinburgh, the Royal Observatory of Edinburgh, and the United Kingdom Astronomical Technology Center will send a string of text messages into space that all answer the same, simple question: "How... Read more
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The Advocate
Scholars to debate divinity of Jesus at Baptist seminaryWas Jesus Christ divine, God incarnate, as most Christians believe? Or was he m
Scholars to debate divinity of Jesus at Baptist seminary
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Was Jesus Christ divine, God incarnate, as most Christians believe? Or was he merely an extraordinarily charismatic human whose passionate followers later asserted he was divine — something he never claimed for himself? In other words: Is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
An elaborate experiment aims to answer one of humanity's most important questions — and then fire it into spaceThis fall, a collaboration led by the University of Edinburgh, the Royal Observ
An elaborate experiment aims to answer one of humanity's most important questions — and then fire it into space
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
This fall, a collaboration led by the University of Edinburgh, the Royal Observatory of Edinburgh, and the United Kingdom Astronomical Technology Center will send a string of text messages into space that all answer the same, simple question: "How... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA « Shropshire StarProfessor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is weak, par
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is weak, parents with enough money will soon be able to pay for inherited diseases to be edited out of their offspring. This is just the sort of scenario critics claim would be the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA Fears about so-called designer babies were voiced at the conference A leadin
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Fears about so-called designer babies were voiced at the conference A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Northern Echo
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAThe professor works at the Francis Crick Institute in London where a colleague
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
The professor works at the Francis Crick Institute in London where a colleague has been granted permission to use gene editing to study early human development in the womb and the causes of miscarriage. The technique, known as CRISPR/Cas9, allows... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Bury Times
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Gazette
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Gazette / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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New Kerala
Make in India Week to be the highlight of the University of Edinburgh's India visitNew Delhi, Feb 12 : A delegation of academicians and experts from the Universit
Make in India Week to be the highlight of the University of Edinburgh's India visit
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 12 : A delegation of academicians and experts from the University of Edinburgh, one of UK's leading universities, is visiting India from Feb 11 - 25. Aimed at strengthening academic and research partnerships in India, the university... Read more
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heraldscotland
Artists re-discover crafts and painting as British Art Show opens in ScotlandMs Yee said: "I think one of the things that we are seeing, because of the cons
Artists re-discover crafts and painting as British Art Show opens in Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Ms Yee said: "I think one of the things that we are seeing, because of the constant interaction with the internet, artists are moving away from that, and making more use of painting, sewing, sculpture or making ceramics. "However a lot of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sea levels are rising slower than expected as land soaks up waterSea levels are rising slower than expected: Parched land has soaked up trillion
Sea levels are rising slower than expected as land soaks up water
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Sea levels are rising slower than expected: Parched land has soaked up trillions of tons of water from melting glaciers, stopping it from ending up in the oceans Scientists led by a team at Nasa's Jet propulsion Laboratory used satellite... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Top dog: scientists measure canine IQ FILE – A dog is given protective glasses by its owner prior to the solar ecli
Top dog: scientists measure canine IQ
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
FILE – A dog is given protective glasses by its owner prior to the solar eclipse in Regent’s Park in London, Friday, March 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth) Dog owners who think their beloved pets are... Read more
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Scotsman
Tech group Pyreos aims to treble sales in key US market Pyreos chief executive Andrew Wallace said there were 'huge markets' in the US
Tech group Pyreos aims to treble sales in key US market
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Pyreos chief executive Andrew Wallace said there were 'huge markets' in the US and other key territories Edinburgh tech spin-out Pyreos aims to treble sales in the United States and is eyeing... Read more
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iafrica.com
Enzyme could help sleep apnea sufferersScottish researchers have pinpointed an enzyme that helps speed up breathing wh
Enzyme could help sleep apnea sufferers
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Scottish researchers have pinpointed an enzyme that helps speed up breathing when oxygen levels are low. This could offer new hope for sleep apnea sufferers. The study, published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine,... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Capital City Arts Initiative hosting artist Zoe Bray Wednesday in Carson CityA social anthropologist and portrait painter who lives in Jerusalem, Israel, is
Capital City Arts Initiative hosting artist Zoe Bray Wednesday in Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
A social anthropologist and portrait painter who lives in Jerusalem, Israel, is visiting Carson City to talk about her art and the process she undergoes to make it. The Capital City Arts Initiative is hosting Zoe Bray at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the... Read more
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dna
Enzyme could offer treatment hope for sleep apnea sufferersScottish researchers have pinpointed an enzyme that helps speed up breathing wh
Enzyme could offer treatment hope for sleep apnea sufferers
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Scottish researchers have pinpointed an enzyme that helps speed up breathing when oxygen levels are low, possibly offering new hope for sleep apnea sufferers. The study, published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Dogs' IQs can vary(HealthDay News) -- Dogs have different levels of intelligence that can be meas
Dogs' IQs can vary
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Dogs have different levels of intelligence that can be measured, and researchers say this new finding might one day help improve understanding of the link between health and intelligence in people. British researchers created a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
WHO advises women on Zika protection but no travel advisories The WHO said women should protect themselves by covering up against mosquitoe
WHO advises women on Zika protection but no travel advisories
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
The WHO said women should protect themselves by covering up against mosquitoes and practicing safe sex. A worker of the Salvadorean Ministry of Health fumigates a house in Soyapango as... Read more
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Newsmax
Enzyme Offers Hope for Sleep Apnea SufferersScottish researchers have pinpointed an enzyme that helps speed up breathing wh
Enzyme Offers Hope for Sleep Apnea Sufferers
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
Scottish researchers have pinpointed an enzyme that helps speed up breathing when oxygen levels are low. This could offer new hope for sleep apnea sufferers. The study, published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alcohol Producers Make Huge Money - As Consumption RisesThe effects of economic revival in Ghana and other African countries are eviden
Alcohol Producers Make Huge Money - As Consumption Rises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The effects of economic revival in Ghana and other African countries are evident in a wide range of industries across the continent, with the burgeoning alcohol market being a prime example of this new-found prosperity. Faced with considerable... Read more
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dna
Zika virus: WHO advises women on protection but no travel advisoriesThe World Health Organisation advised women on Wednesday on how to protect them
Zika virus: WHO advises women on protection but no travel advisories
dna / Posted 3 days ago
The World Health Organisation advised women on Wednesday on how to protect themselves from Zika, particularly if pregnant, but also reassured them that most women in areas affected by the mosquito-borne virus will give birth to "normal infants." The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zika virus: WHO advises safe sexGeneva/London - The World Health Organisation advised women on Wednesday on how
Zika virus: WHO advises safe sex
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Geneva/London - The World Health Organisation advised women on Wednesday on how to protect themselves from Zika, particularly if pregnant, but also reassured them that most women in areas affected by the mosquito-borne virus will give birth to... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Letters to the editor ThursdayDon’t sacrifice Savannah for profit Is Georgia to become the next Flint, Mich.
Letters to the editor Thursday
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
Don’t sacrifice Savannah for profit Is Georgia to become the next Flint, Mich., (can’t drink the water) or Houston, Texas, (can’t breathe the air)? Central Virginia Properties of Spartanburg, S.C., has applied for a permit to dump coal ash in... Read more
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Daily Mail
MORE evidence the Zika virus causes birth defects: Disease found in the brain of an aborted fetus diagnosed with microcephaly P
MORE evidence the Zika virus causes birth defects
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
: Disease found in the brain of an aborted fetus diagnosed with microcephaly Pregnant woman became infected with Zika virus at 13 weeks in Brazil At 28 weeks gestation she returned to Europe where... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Publication of Zika research to be made fast and free Published: 11 February 2016 7:19 AM A doctor performs laboratory tests in th
Publication of Zika research to be made fast and free
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 11 February 2016 7:19 AM A doctor performs laboratory tests in the Genetic Research Center of the National Autonomous University of Honduras (UNAH) Microbiology Research Institute in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Zika research to be published rapidly, and free: statementPARIS - Top research institutions, funders and publishers said Wednesday they w
Zika research to be published rapidly, and free: statement
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
PARIS - Top research institutions, funders and publishers said Wednesday they would make all scientific findings on the Zika virus assailing Latin America available speedily, and free. Health ministry workers show larva of the Aedes aegypti... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
World’s top scientists pledge to share all findings to fight ZikaThirty of the world’s leading scientific research institutions, journals and fu
World’s top scientists pledge to share all findings to fight Zika
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Thirty of the world’s leading scientific research institutions, journals and funders have pledged to share for free all data and expertise on Zika to speed up the fight against an outbreak of the viral disease spreading across the Americas. “The... Read more
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Scotsman
Pro-EU campaign boss backs June referendum David Cameron has hinted at holding an EU referendum on June 23. Picture: TSPL
Pro-EU campaign boss backs June referendum
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
David Cameron has hinted at holding an EU referendum on June 23. Picture: TSPL The leadership of the pro-EU Scotland Stronger in Europe group has said an in/out referendum in June would be enough time for... Read more
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Scotsman
Pro-EU campaign boss say June referendum okayThe leadership of the pro-EU Scotland Stronger in Europe group has said an In-O
Pro-EU campaign boss say June referendum okay
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
The leadership of the pro-EU Scotland Stronger in Europe group has said an In-Out referendum in June would be enough time for it to mount a case to remain in Europe as it launched its campaign in Edinburgh today. David Cameron has hinted he wants to... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland ‘ideally placed’ to become global data hub Data Lab chief executive Gillian Docherty said Scotland can be a world leader
Scotland ‘ideally placed’ to become global data hub
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Data Lab chief executive Gillian Docherty said Scotland can be a world leader in the field of data science. Picture: Jane Barlow The burgeoning arena of “big data” could see Scotland become a world... Read more
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New Kerala
New satellite-based maps to aid in climate forecastsCalifornia, Feb 10 : New, detailed maps of the world's natural landscapes creat
New satellite-based maps to aid in climate forecasts
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
California, Feb 10 : New, detailed maps of the world's natural landscapes created using NASA satellite data could help scientists better predict the impacts of future climate change. The maps of forests, grasslands and other productive ecosystems... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Does the 'God' particle exist?The Higgs boson, often referred to as 'the God particle' due to its importance,
Does the 'God' particle exist?
Popular Science Australia / Posted 4 days ago
The Higgs boson, often referred to as 'the God particle' due to its importance, as of yet isn't real. It's a hypothetical thing that researchers believe is there, but also isn't - a subatomic particle that hangs off other particles in "empty space".... Read more
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asianage
Space odyssey to broadcast your messages to the starsMessages from around the world will be beamed into space at the speed of light
Space odyssey to broadcast your messages to the stars
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Messages from around the world will be beamed into space at the speed of light as part of a cultural project to create a celestial time capsule, scientists say. In autumn this year, dispatches from the public will be converted into radio waves and... Read more
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The Huffington Post
New Dog IQ Test Could Provide Clues To DementiaMan's best friend could help unlock clues when it comes to human intelligence a
New Dog IQ Test Could Provide Clues To Dementia
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
Man's best friend could help unlock clues when it comes to human intelligence and even give us a better understanding of dementia, researchers believe. A new study says that we might be able to measure canine intelligence with an IQ test similar to... Read more
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New Kerala
Now, you can broadcast messages to starsWashington D.C., Feb. 9: According to a new study, now people can broadcast the
Now, you can broadcast messages to stars
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: According to a new study, now people can broadcast their messages to stars through artistic space odyssey. Researchers from University of Edinburgh have revealed that in autumn 2016, dispatches from the public will be... Read more
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