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SpaceX successfully launches reused Dragon spacecraft for ISS resupply

Posted in Science on 4th Jun, 2017 04:09 PM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX’s CRS-11 launch on Saturday was a success.
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+43

Anxiety makes reading facial expressions harder, study suggests

Posted in Science on 3rd Jun, 2017 02:06 PM
by Alex Muller
A University of Bristol study found that people who were in an anxious state found it hard to distinguish between happy and angry expression.
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+48

Lives saved by replacing coal with solar photovoltaic

Posted in Science on 3rd Jun, 2017 02:02 PM
by Alex Muller
Poor air quality from coal combustion adversely impacts human health.
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+26

A noninvasive method for deep brain stimulation

Posted in Science on 3rd Jun, 2017 01:59 PM
by Alex Muller
Electrodes placed on the scalp could help patients with brain diseases.
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+31

Mars was probably habitable for longer than we thought

Posted in Science on 2nd Jun, 2017 03:01 PM
by Alex Muller
It was warm and wet right around the time life got its start on Earth.
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+28

Collapse of Enormous Antarctic Ice Shelf All But Imminent

Posted in Science on 2nd Jun, 2017 02:48 PM
by Alex Muller
The giant rift in the Larsen C ice shelf has grown an additional 11 miles (17 km) since last week.
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+27

Tech leaders defy Trump on climate deal

Posted in Science on 2nd Jun, 2017 02:39 PM
by Alex Muller
The biggest US tech firms are rallying behind the 2015 Paris climate agreement, despite President Trump's decision to leave it.
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+28

Paris climate deal: Trump pulls US out of 2015 accord

Posted in Science on 2nd Jun, 2017 02:30 PM
by Alex Muller
President Donald Trump has announced that the US is withdrawing from the 2015 Paris climate agreement.
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California plan for 100% renewable energy by 2045 clears key hurdle

Posted in Science on 1st Jun, 2017 02:15 PM
by Alex Muller
California will receive all of its power from renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, by 2045.
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+34

Trump 'poised to quit Paris climate deal'

Posted in Science on 31st May, 2017 06:05 PM
by Alex Muller
US President Donald Trump is poised to pull the country out of the Paris climate accord, US media report, quoting senior officials.
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+41

Renewable energy generation in the US dramatically exceeds 2012 predictions

Posted in Science on 31st May, 2017 05:55 PM
by Alex Muller
It’s a testament to falling prices, incentives but also reflects conservative estimates.
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+33

Don’t get too excited about Facebook and Musk’s brain-interface ideas

Posted in Science on 30th May, 2017 05:38 PM
by Alex Muller
There has been a lot of excitement recently about developments in brain-computer interfacing.
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+21

BEAM's first year on ISS expands potential of inflatable space habitats

Posted in Science on 29th May, 2017 01:44 PM
by Alex Muller
The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM), a prototype inflatable space station module, has now been attached to the ISS for a year.
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Israeli scientists announce new treatment for ALS

Posted in Science on 28th May, 2017 10:06 AM
by Alex Muller
Drug developed at Ben-Gurion University said to improve brain function and life expectancy, may help Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s sufferers too.
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Schiaparelli: Crashed lander was ill-prepared for Mars

Posted in Science on 26th May, 2017 02:50 PM
by Alex Muller
The crashed European spacecraft Schiaparelli was ill-prepared for its attempt at landing on the surface of Mars.
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New Zealand space launch is first from a private site

Posted in Science on 26th May, 2017 02:46 PM
by Alex Muller
The two-stage rocket did not quite make it to orbit, but the team was very happy with the test flight.
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