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India cancels plans for huge coal power stations as solar energy prices hit record low

Posted in Science on 25th May, 2017 03:26 PM
by Alex Muller
'India's solar tariffs have literally been free falling in recent months'
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In 'Enormous Success,' Scientists Tie 52 Genes to Human Intelligence

Posted in Science on 24th May, 2017 03:12 PM
by Alex Muller
Scientists announced on Monday that they had identified 52 genes linked to intelligence in nearly 80,000 people.
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Humans Accidentally Created a Protective Bubble Around Earth

Posted in Science on 24th May, 2017 03:04 PM
by Alex Muller
The interaction between radio transmissions and high-energy particles in space sometimes forms a shield around the planet, protecting it from dangerous cosmic phenomena.
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+39

Scientists say the pace of sea level rise has nearly tripled since 1990, confirming acceleration

Posted in Science on 24th May, 2017 02:53 PM
by Alex Muller
One of the strongest indications yet that a much feared trend of not just sea level rise, but its acceleration, is now underway.
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+25

Elon Musk's Neural Lace Could be an Injectable Thinking Cap

Posted in Science on 23rd May, 2017 03:57 PM
by Alex Muller
But who will be the first to try it?
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+43

California Grid Smashes Record, Gets 67% of Energy From Renewables

Posted in Science on 23rd May, 2017 03:52 PM
by Alex Muller
The state is still leading the U.S., but the entire country is making progress with renewable energy.
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+21

Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific study

Posted in Science on 21st May, 2017 07:24 PM
by Alex Muller
Scientists claim the continent is turning green because of a warming in the climate.
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+36

Jeff Bezos lays out his vision for building a city on the moon, complete with robots

Posted in Science on 21st May, 2017 07:18 PM
by Alex Muller
'I think we should build a permanent human settlement on one of the poles of the moon'
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+28

Lab-grown stem cells could replace blood donations

Posted in Science on 21st May, 2017 07:12 PM
by Alex Muller
Cancer patients could someday sidestep waiting for bone marrow transplants.
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+39

Rocket Lab may try to launch its Electron rocket for the first time this weekend

Posted in Science on 20th May, 2017 04:22 PM
by Alex Muller
Electron could become a powerful system for putting small satellites into space for cheap.
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+31

China claims breakthrough in mining 'flammable ice'

Posted in Science on 20th May, 2017 04:18 PM
by Alex Muller
China has for the first time extracted gas from an ice-like substance under the South China Sea considered key to future global energy supply.
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Researchers Are Using Stem Cell Tech to End Neurological Disorders

Posted in Science on 17th May, 2017 04:07 PM
by Alex Muller
Researchers have constructed a laboratory model for a unique neurological disorder by transforming patients' own cells using stem cell technology.
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+43

By 2020 hundreds of earth sized exoplanets should be discovered and many will have basic atmosphere elements detected

Posted in Science on 17th May, 2017 03:47 PM
by Alex Muller
Currently there are 3486 confirmed exoplanets.
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+21

Inmarsat rides SpaceX Falcon into orbit, booster falls into Atlantic

Posted in Science on 16th May, 2017 03:37 PM
by Alex Muller
Inmarsat, the UK's biggest space company, has boosted its global broadband network with the launch of a fourth high-frequency satellite.
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China sets up national lab developing brain-like AI technology

Posted in Science on 15th May, 2017 01:46 PM
by Alex Muller
China's first national laboratory for brain-like artificial intelligence (AI) technology was inaugurated Saturday in Hefei.
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+34

Humanity must populate a new planet within 100 years, warns Stephen Hawking

Posted in Science on 13th May, 2017 10:18 PM
by Alex Muller
He cites 'climate change, overdue asteroid strikes, epidemics and population growth' as reasons to leave.
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