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Genetically altered mosquito to fight humanity's biggest killer

Posted in Science on 1st Dec, 2011 01:19 AM
by APM
The mosquito, and the diseases it carries, could be responsible for as many as 46 billion deaths over the history of our species.
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The incredible shrinking laboratory or lab on a chip

Posted in Science on 30th Nov, 2011 05:35 AM
by APM
A lab on a-chip crams the pipettes, beakers and test tubes of a modern chemistry lab onto a microchip-sized wafer
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The Curiosity rovers long cruise to Mars: By the numbers

Posted in Science on 30th Nov, 2011 05:27 AM
by APM
NASA's massive new mobile space lab is set to touch down on the Red Planet next August in a mission to find evidence of alien life
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Starfish-inspired 'soft' robot squeezes under obstacles

Posted in Science on 28th Nov, 2011 11:31 PM
by APM
A soft robot inspired by squid and starfish can crawl, undulate, and squeeze under obstacles
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Dragon offers ticket to Mars

Posted in Science on 28th Nov, 2011 03:33 AM
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A cargo carrier designed for low Earth orbit could provide a cheap route to the red planet.
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Mars Curiosity Rover successfully launched

Posted in Science on 28th Nov, 2011 02:27 AM
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On Saturday at 10:02 a.m. EST an Atlas V rocket carrying its precious cargo, took off successfully from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral.
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New nanoparticle electrode could help bolster renewable energy

Posted in Science on 27th Nov, 2011 09:36 PM
by APM
A new electrode developed at Stanford University could enable batteries that are big and economical enough for large-scale energy storage of renewable energy
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CO2 climate sensitivity 'overestimated'

Posted in Science on 26th Nov, 2011 01:08 AM
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Global temperatures could be less sensitive to changing atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) levels than previously thought, a study suggests
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Nasa ready to launch Mars rover

Posted in Science on 26th Nov, 2011 01:00 AM
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All is set for one of the most ambitious space missions ever devised.
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Nuclear power 'gets little public support worldwide'

Posted in Science on 26th Nov, 2011 12:52 AM
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There is little public appetite across the world for building new nuclear reactors, a poll for the BBC indicates.
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The myth of renewable energy

Posted in Science on 24th Nov, 2011 07:23 PM
by APM
And when politicians tout "green jobs," they might just as easily be talking about employment at General Motors as at Greenpeace.
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Cyborg search-and-rescue insects' power source unveiled

Posted in Science on 24th Nov, 2011 07:12 PM
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Efforts to create an army of cyborg insects are being pursued by a team of US-based engineers
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Most liveable alien worlds ranked

Posted in Science on 23rd Nov, 2011 08:28 PM
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Scientists have outlined which moons and planets are most likely to harbour extra-terrestrial life.
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'Earliest' evidence of human violence

Posted in Science on 22nd Nov, 2011 08:59 PM
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A healed fracture discovered on an ancient skull from China may be the oldest documented evidence of violence between humans, a study has shown.
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Bionic contact lens to project emails before eyes

Posted in Science on 22nd Nov, 2011 08:40 PM
by APM
A new generation of contact lenses that project images in front of the eyes is a step closer after successful animal trials!
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Stephen Hawking: Colonize space, or else

Posted in Science on 21st Nov, 2011 10:34 PM
by PlanetTech
In recent times, famed astrophysicist Stephen Hawking has become something of a hawk when it comes to human survival.
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