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Elevated levels of human hormone motivates exercise

Posted in Science on 15th Jun, 2012 10:42 AM
by AlexMuller
Mice injected with human Epo were motivated to exercise more
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Governments make pitiful progress on oceans

Posted in Science on 15th Jun, 2012 10:28 AM
by AlexMuller
Scientists say the failures of governments to pursue 20 year old ocean conservation goals are plain to see
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MIT creates glucose fuel cell to power implanted brain computer interfaces

Posted in Science on 14th Jun, 2012 10:59 AM
by AlexMuller
Neuroengineers at MIT have created a implantable fuel cell that generates electricity from the glucose present in the cerebrospinal fluid
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NASA black hole hunting NuSTAR mission launched today

Posted in Science on 14th Jun, 2012 10:36 AM
by AlexMuller
The black hole hunting telescope NASA announced last month launched from Kwajalein Atoll in the central Pacific Ocean today.
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Nations at odds on Rio+20 earth summit

Posted in Science on 13th Jun, 2012 12:35 PM
by AlexMuller
The draft would improve energy, water and food security, phase out fossil fuel subsidies and boost ocean protection.
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Research Shows Smarter People Are More Susceptible to Cognitive Bias

Posted in Science on 13th Jun, 2012 12:30 PM
by AlexMuller
A bat and ball cost a dollar and ten cents. The bat costs a dollar more than the ball. How much does the ball cost?
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Your DNA Changes as You Age

Posted in Science on 13th Jun, 2012 12:21 PM
by AlexMuller
Scientists believe that our DNA at least remains constant. New research, however, reveals that, even though its sequence remains constant, subtle chemical changes occur to our DNA as we age
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Brain tissue used to study autism destroyed by hospital freezer fault

Posted in Science on 12th Jun, 2012 12:31 PM
by AlexMuller
Leading scientist says loss could set autism research back 10 years following failure of freezer at McLean hospital near Boston
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Majority of Chinese Prioritize Environment Over Economy

Posted in Science on 12th Jun, 2012 12:26 PM
by AlexMuller
Fifty seven percent of Chinese adults surveyed in 2011, prioritized protecting the environment, even at the risk of curbing economic growth.
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Deaths by Energy Source

Posted in Science on 12th Jun, 2012 12:14 PM
by AlexMuller
Forbes has an article by James Conca about deaths per trillion kwh (1000 terawatt hours) by energy source.
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Depolarizing climate science

Posted in Science on 11th Jun, 2012 07:31 AM
by AlexMuller
Global warming has become a hot button topic, and some analysts think theyre beginning to tease out why
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Microbes Capable Of Surviving On Mars Found

Posted in Science on 11th Jun, 2012 02:57 AM
by AlexMuller
A new DNA analysis of the Martian like landscape on top of some South American volcanoes has found communities of bacteria, fungi, and archaea.
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Scottish conservation group maps the decline of British eagles

Posted in Science on 11th Jun, 2012 02:54 AM
by AlexMuller
Habitat loss and hunting were two big factors in the eagles sad story.
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China to carry out manned space flight

Posted in Science on 10th Jun, 2012 08:58 AM
by AlexMuller
China has announced it will carry out a manned space flight at some point in the middle of June
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Global alliance aims to tackle forest crime

Posted in Science on 9th Jun, 2012 08:35 AM
by AlexMuller
Illegal logging damages biodiversity and undermines peoples livelihoods
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The Guys That Will Take You To Space, In 2014, For $95K

Posted in Science on 8th Jun, 2012 01:59 PM
by AlexMuller
Its in every science fiction book and movie since forever. Humans, the ordinary non astronaut kind, like you and I, going up into space like its no big deal.
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