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Gaia creator rows back on climate

Posted in Science on 8th May, 2012 11:17 PM
by AlexMuller
The scientific maverick James Lovelock says climate catastrophe is not so certain as he previously suggested.
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Microsoft promises to go carbon neutral from July

Posted in Science on 8th May, 2012 11:14 PM
by AlexMuller
Microsoft has pledged to help protect the environment by reducing its carbon footprint.
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Robot reveals the inner workings of brain cells

Posted in Science on 7th May, 2012 06:52 PM
by AlexMuller
Researchers at MIT and the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a way to automate the process of finding and recording information from neurons in the living brain
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LHC prepares for data pile up

Posted in Science on 6th May, 2012 06:18 PM
by AlexMuller
Physicists scramble to see through fog of collisions.
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Jogging Adds 5 Years to Peoples Life

Posted in Science on 6th May, 2012 06:10 PM
by AlexMuller
Jogging can add more than five years to peoples life, according to a recent Danish research
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US claims success in test for new fuel source

Posted in Science on 6th May, 2012 06:07 PM
by AlexMuller
Could the future of cleaner fossil fuel really be frozen crystals now trapped in ocean sediments and under permafrost?
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Tomari shutdown leaves Japan without nuclear power

Posted in Science on 6th May, 2012 05:57 PM
by AlexMuller
Japan is switching off its last working nuclear reactor, as part of the safety drive since the March 2011 tsunami triggered a meltdown at the Fukushima plant.
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Bigger and brighter supermoon graces the night sky

Posted in Science on 6th May, 2012 05:51 PM
by AlexMuller
A supermoon has graced the skies, appearing bigger and brighter than usual, as it comes closer to the Earth and is likely to bring higher tides.
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Remote controlled genes trigger insulin production

Posted in Science on 5th May, 2012 01:53 AM
by AlexMuller
Researchers have remotely activated genes inside living animals, a proof of concept that could one day lead to medical procedures in which patients genes are triggered on demand.
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Engineers design nanoparticles that deliver high doses of antibiotics directly to bacteria.

Posted in Science on 5th May, 2012 01:48 AM
by AlexMuller
Over the past several decades, scientists have faced challenges in developing new antibiotics even as bacteria have become increasingly resistant to existing drugs
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Why Solarcity Is Succeeding in a Difficult Solar Industry

Posted in Science on 5th May, 2012 12:55 AM
by AlexMuller
It makes money by deploying existing solar technology with a novel approach to financing.
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Amid Controversy, Scientists Publish Recipe For Making More Potent Bird Flu

Posted in Science on 3rd May, 2012 07:41 PM
by AlexMuller
Just a handful of genetic mutations can turn bird flu into a highly infectious pathogen that could wreak havoc on humans
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Plants flower faster than climate change models predict

Posted in Science on 3rd May, 2012 04:48 PM
by AlexMuller
Scientific models are failing to accurately predict the impact of global warming on plants, says a new report.
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Nature inspired materials could help camouflage

Posted in Science on 3rd May, 2012 04:39 PM
by AlexMuller
Smart clothes that change colour could help people to camouflage just like squid and zebrafish do, say scientists.
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The Winds of Pluto: Modeling the Atmosphere

Posted in Science on 2nd May, 2012 03:39 AM
by AlexMuller
Pluto no longer hangs out with the cool kids, but studying this remote world continues to discover its planet like dynamism.
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Blue Origin is also trying to get Reusable Rockets

Posted in Science on 2nd May, 2012 02:51 AM
by AlexMuller
Blue Origin successfully tested the design of its next generation Space Vehicle, completing a series of wind tunnel tests
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