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Solar panel made with ion cannon is cheap enough to challenge fossil fuels

Posted in Business on 14th Mar, 2012 02:52 PM
by AlexMuller
A way of creating photovoltaic cells that are half the price of todays cheapest cells
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Russia to finally send man to the Moon

Posted in Business on 14th Mar, 2012 01:51 PM
by AlexMuller
Russia will send a team of cosmonauts to the Moon
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China to step up uranium imports; plans to buy mines abroad

Posted in Business on 14th Mar, 2012 01:12 PM
by AlexMuller
China plans to import more uranium this year and is busy scouting to buy uranium mines abroad especially in Canada as it gears up to resume its nuclear power projects
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Tech giants back effort to revolutionize teaching

Posted in Business on 13th Mar, 2012 01:06 AM
by AlexMuller
Once intended for a young cousin, Sal Khans online tutorials now attract millions of people, laying the groundwork for a new approach to education
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Esa to start mini space mission series

Posted in Business on 13th Mar, 2012 12:43 AM
by AlexMuller
The European Space Agency is starting what it expects to become a regular series of small science missions
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Valve worth $3 billion - Report

Posted in Business on 11th Mar, 2012 11:55 PM
by AlexMuller
Business magazine Forbes finds Half Life house to be valued in the billions, leader Gabe Newells net worth estimated to be at least $1.5 billion.
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Forbes indicates Elon Musk of spaceX fame is worth $2 billion

Posted in Business on 11th Mar, 2012 12:58 AM
by AlexMuller
Elon Musk joins our list of the worlds billionaires following a 25% stock value gain in Tesla, his publicly traded electric car company
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The future of U.S. manufacturing

Posted in Business on 11th Mar, 2012 12:26 AM
by AlexMuller
Nanotech, 3D printing, and self aware factories
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China social networks hit by censorship, says study

Posted in Business on 10th Mar, 2012 11:44 PM
by AlexMuller
Chinese censors are actively targeting social media to quash discussion of banned topics, suggests research.
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NASA Boss Says Mars Colonization Will Be Corporate Only

Posted in Business on 9th Mar, 2012 06:39 PM
by AlexMuller
The future of space exploration is going to be dependent on a mix of public and private money, and its likely that the first Mars colonization missions will be commercial operations
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Google working on motion interface for Android

Posted in Business on 9th Mar, 2012 06:20 PM
by AlexMuller
Microsoft has had great success with the Kinect, its motion detecting interface for the Xbox 360 game console
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Robots everywhere, driverless cars...

Posted in Business on 9th Mar, 2012 05:21 PM
by AlexMuller
new eco solutions, screens that read feelings, and smart museums and stadiums just some of the City of the Future technologies at this years Cebit trade fair in Hanover, Germany.
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IBM drills holes into optical chip for terabit per second speed

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2012 07:30 PM
by AlexMuller
IBM researchers have built a prototype optical chip that can transfer a terabit of data per second
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Why the new iPad is so huge for Apple

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2012 07:00 PM
by AlexMuller
yesterdays new iPad introduction was Apples most important event of the year.
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Skylon Spaceplane project working on pre cooler and heat exchanger

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2012 12:26 AM
by AlexMuller
Progress has been made on the helium loop, liquid nitrogen cooling system and the Viper engine ready for precooler testing to commence.
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World Poverty has been cut in half since 1990 according to the World Bank

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2012 12:14 AM
by AlexMuller
At the current rate of progress there will still be around 1 billion people living below $1.25 per day in 2015.
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