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The science of antiaging

Posted in Science on 1st Feb, 2012 03:27 PM
by APM
an open public Science Live chat with antiaging experts Jay Olshansky, and Aubrey de Grey, a biomedical gerontologist based in Cambridge, U.K. and chief science officer of SENS Foundation.
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Smart bomb mouthwash aims to end tooth decay: Will it work?

Posted in Science on 1st Feb, 2012 02:42 PM
by APM
Has tooth decay met its match?
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Handheld Pathogen Sensor Could Diagnose HIV in 30 Minutes

Posted in Science on 1st Feb, 2012 02:35 PM
by APM
Cornell researchers are mashing up their individual inventions to create a handheld pathogen detector that can quickly diagnose pathogens ranging from chlamydia and tuberculosis to HIV.
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DARPA Working with Innovega for virtual reality contact lens

Posted in Science on 1st Feb, 2012 02:15 PM
by APM
Instead of oversized virtual reality helmets, digital images are projected onto tiny full-color displays that are very near the eye.
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Newt Gingrich, space visionary?

Posted in Science on 30th Jan, 2012 10:23 PM
by APM
Newt Gingrich described himself as a visionary when he unveiled plans to create a mammoth new space programme
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The ethics of brain boosting

Posted in Science on 29th Jan, 2012 11:20 PM
by APM
The idea of a simple, cheap and widely available device that could boost brain function sounds too good to be true.
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Unprecedented, Human Made Trends in Oceans Acidity

Posted in Science on 29th Jan, 2012 11:11 PM
by APM
Nearly one third of CO2 emissions due to human activities enters the world's oceans.
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What are the near and long term advantages of a Permanent Moon Base?

Posted in Science on 29th Jan, 2012 10:51 PM
by APM
What are the advantages of a moon base ? It is a new beachhead for the initiation of space industrialization.
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In the Developing World, Solar Is Cheaper than Fossil Fuels

Posted in Science on 27th Jan, 2012 10:51 PM
by APM
Advances are opening solar to the 1.3 billion people who dont have access to grid electricity
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Using Thorium to Power Civilisation

Posted in Science on 27th Jan, 2012 10:43 PM
by APM
Another must see TED talk for energy enthusiasts
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A Fusion Future? watch the TED talk...

Posted in Science on 27th Jan, 2012 10:33 PM
by APM
Japan Turning to Nuclear Fusion Following Fukushima
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Superbugs spied off the Antarctic coast

Posted in Science on 27th Jan, 2012 12:39 AM
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BACTERIA that can resist nearly all antibiotics have been found in Antarctic seawater.
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What If Einstein Is Wrong?

Posted in Science on 25th Jan, 2012 10:57 PM
by APM
We have to recalibrate everything
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Sniffing Oxytocin Could Make Us Outgoing

Posted in Science on 25th Jan, 2012 10:34 PM
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The chemical often referred to as the bonding hormone has already been shown to affect the social skills of people with autism.
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Chemists have taken an important step in making artificial life forms from scratch

Posted in Science on 25th Jan, 2012 10:21 PM
by APM
Using a novel chemical reaction, they have created self-assembling cell membranes, the structural envelopes that contain and support the reactions required for life.
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Peak timber concerns in tropics

Posted in Science on 24th Jan, 2012 01:53 PM
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Current tropical timber practices are not sustainable
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