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The contents of this feed are available for non-commercial use only. http://www.planettechnews.com/ First results in from psychology??s largest reproducibility test to date [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/first-results-in-from-psychology-s-largest-reproducibility-test #psychology #brain #mind #science #scientific method #health #medicine]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/first-results-in-from-psychology-s-largest-reproducibility-test 3D printed windpipe used in surgery 'saves children's lives' [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/3d-printed-windpipe-used-in-surgery-saves-children-s-lives- #medicine #3D printing #implant #surgery #health]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/3d-printed-windpipe-used-in-surgery-saves-children-s-lives- Radiation in space may change astronauts' brain structure [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/radiation-in-space-may-change-astronauts-brain-structure #space #brain #radiation #NASA #experiment #space travel]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/radiation-in-space-may-change-astronauts-brain-structure Even an imperfect Malaria vaccine can reduce Malaria cases by 36% [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/even-an-imperfect-malaria-vaccine-can-still-reduce-malaria-cases-by-36- #malaria #vaccine #health #medicine #disease #parasite #immunisation]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/even-an-imperfect-malaria-vaccine-can-still-reduce-malaria-cases-by-36- Nanotech drug holds promise for treating Parkinson's [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/nanotech-drug-holds-promise-for-treating-parkinson-s #brain #neuroscience #nanotechnology #Parkinson's #drug #aging]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/nanotech-drug-holds-promise-for-treating-parkinson-s Microsoft bought Minecraft for HoloLens, Nadella says [Games] http://www.planettechnews.com/games/microsoft-bought-minecraft-for-hololens-nadella-says #Minecraft #Microsoft #games #augmented reality #hardware #business]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/games/microsoft-bought-minecraft-for-hololens-nadella-says Europe's Next Space Chief Wants a Moon Colony on the Lunar Far Side [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/europe-s-next-space-chief-wants-a-moon-colony-on-the-lunar-far-side #moon #space #moon colony #lunar colony #ESA]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/europe-s-next-space-chief-wants-a-moon-colony-on-the-lunar-far-side Tesla's Elon Musk Unveils Stored Sunlight in Batteries [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/tesla-s-elon-musk-unveils-stored-sunlight-in-batteries #energy #Tesla #Elon Musk #solar #solar power #renewable energy #battery #hardware #business]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/tesla-s-elon-musk-unveils-stored-sunlight-in-batteries 1 in 6 species could risk of extinction because of climate change [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/one-in-six-species-could-soon-be-at-risk-of-extinction-because-of-climate-change #biology #climate change #species #extinction #global warming #nature]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/one-in-six-species-could-soon-be-at-risk-of-extinction-because-of-climate-change We're Getting Closer to Creating a Universal Blood Supply [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/we-re-getting-closer-to-creating-a-universal-blood-supply #blood #transfusion #biology #enzyme #chemistry #health #medicine]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/we-re-getting-closer-to-creating-a-universal-blood-supply Scientists discover a key driver of human aging: [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/scientists-discover-a-key-driver-of-human-aging- #aging #biology #cells #DNA #genetics #medicine #research]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/scientists-discover-a-key-driver-of-human-aging- Scientists create 'ghosts' in the lab by tricking the brain [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/scientists-create-ghosts-in-the-lab-by-tricking-the-brain #brain #mind #neuroscience #research #experiment]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/scientists-create-ghosts-in-the-lab-by-tricking-the-brain Blue Origin's rocket flies 58 miles high in test flight [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/blue-origin-s-rocket-flies-58-miles-high #space #Amazon #Jeff Bezos #Blue Origin #commercial space #rocket]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/blue-origin-s-rocket-flies-58-miles-high New material for creating artificial blood vessels developed by Swiss scientists [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/new-material-for-creating-artificial-blood-vessels-developed-by-swiss-scientists #blood #blood vessels #regenerative medicine #medicine #health #research]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/new-material-for-creating-artificial-blood-vessels-developed-by-swiss-scientists Pluto may have ice cap at pole [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/pluto-may-have-ice-cap-at-pole #ice #space #Pluto #New Horizons #astronomy #space exploration]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/pluto-may-have-ice-cap-at-pole Should Google be allowed in examinations? [Online] http://www.planettechnews.com/online/should-google-be-allowed-in-examinations- #education #online #search engine #google #learning #exam]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/online/should-google-be-allowed-in-examinations- Is NASA one step closer to electromagnetic drive? [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/is-nasa-one-step-closer-to-warp-drive- #space #NASA #EM drive #warp drive #physics #moon #rocket]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/is-nasa-one-step-closer-to-warp-drive- Human Brain Inspires New Computer Memory System [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/human-brain-inspires-new-computer-memory-system #brain #computer #memory #hardware #neuroscience]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/human-brain-inspires-new-computer-memory-system Hidden water below Antarctica provides hope for life on Mars [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/hidden-water-below-antarctica-provides-hope-for-life-on-mars #life #Mars #biology #space #Antarctica #microbes #planet]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/hidden-water-below-antarctica-provides-hope-for-life-on-mars Vaccine patches for measles could be here by 2017 [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/vaccine-patches-for-measles-could-be-here-by-2017 #vaccine #health #medicine #disease #infection]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/vaccine-patches-for-measles-could-be-here-by-2017 Russian spacecraft Progress M-27M 'out of control' [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/russian-spacecraft-progress-m-27m-out-of-control- #space #spacecraft #rocket #ISS #space station]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/russian-spacecraft-progress-m-27m-out-of-control- Video Gamers Have Better Connected Brains [Games] http://www.planettechnews.com/games/video-gamers-have-better-connected-brains #games #brain #neuroscience #neurons #science #medicine]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/games/video-gamers-have-better-connected-brains Renewable energy at a turning point [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/renewable-energy-at-a-turning-point #energy #renewable energy #clean energy #solar #business]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/renewable-energy-at-a-turning-point Facebook rolls out free video calls for its Messenger mobile app [Online] http://www.planettechnews.com/online/facebook-rolls-out-free-video-calls-for-its-messenger-mobile-app #Facebook #video #video call #online #business #social #social network #app]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/online/facebook-rolls-out-free-video-calls-for-its-messenger-mobile-app Valve shuts down paid 'mod' system [Games] http://www.planettechnews.com/games/valve-shuts-down-paid-mod-system #Valve #games #online #Steam #mods #PC gaming #business]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/games/valve-shuts-down-paid-mod-system Scientists Disprove 'Ice Bridge' Theory of Human Migration [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/scientists-disprove-ice-bridge-theory-of-human-migration #ice #ice bridge #anthropology #history #science #humans]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/scientists-disprove-ice-bridge-theory-of-human-migration Implanted micropump could deliver epilepsy drugs right into the brain [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/implanted-micropump-could-deliver-epilepsy-drugs-right-into-the-brain #brain #epilepsy #drug #health #medicine #chemistry]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/implanted-micropump-could-deliver-epilepsy-drugs-right-into-the-brain HIV home test kit goes on sale in UK [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/hiv-home-test-kit-goes-on-sale-in-uk #HIV #aids #virus #blood test #diagnosis #blood #health #medicine]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/hiv-home-test-kit-goes-on-sale-in-uk The search for more Earth-like planets ramps up [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/the-search-for-more-earth-like-planets-ramps-up #planet #astronomy #NASA #exoplanet #telescope #space #universe]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/the-search-for-more-earth-like-planets-ramps-up Five billion people 'have no access to safe surgery' [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/five-billion-people-have-no-access-to-safe-surgery- #surgery #medicine #health #healthcare #poverty]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 02:58:58 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/five-billion-people-have-no-access-to-safe-surgery-