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Thursday, 04 September 2014 |

The search for MH370: Deep secrets

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The search for MH370: Deep secrets
FINDING two previously unknown volcanoes would normally be cause for celebration by those mapping the sea floor in a remote and little-explored area. But not when the discovery is part of the effort to find the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. The Boeing 777 disappeared early in the morning of March 8th on its way from Kuala Lumpur to...
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Google Hires Leading Researcher to Build a Quantum Computer

Quantum core: Techniques developed at the University of California, Santa Barbara, to build this device, known as a qubit, will be used to try to build a working quantum computer at Google.

Google is about to begin designing and building hardware for a quantum computer, a type of machine

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Samsung 850 Pro SSD
Samsung's 850 Pro SSD is out on the market and it's damned impressive. Combine Vertical NAND with the drive's performance enhancing Rapid Mode, and the 850 Pro destroys all comers....
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Sony has announced new flagship smartphone Xperia Z3 and SmartWatch 3 at the annual IFA trade show...
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Genome Editing Rewrites the Future of Dairy Cattle

Four years ago, Scott Fahrenkrug saw an ABC News segment about the dehorning of dairy cows, a painful procedure that makes the animals safer to handle. The shaky undercover video showed a black-and-white Holstein heifer moaning and bucking as a farmhand burned off its horns with a hot iron.

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Bloomberg's Paul Kedrosky discusses Google unveiling its delivery drones to rival Amazon...
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Animal colouration: Now you see me...Staying ahead of the game
LOOKING your best for would-be suitors while escaping the notice of those you want to avoid sounds like an enviable skill. For male Iberian emerald lizards, whose heads turn turquoise during the mating season, being able to do so could be a matter of life or death: a vibrant hue might attract keen females, but risks easy...
Thursday, 28 August 2014 |

Biotechnology: A new opium pipe

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Biotechnology: A new opium pipe
SYNTHETIC biology—the technique of moving genes from creature to creature not one at a time, but by the handful—promises much but has yet to deliver. Someone who believes it can, though, is Christina Smolke of Stanford University. And, as she and her colleagues write in Nature Chemical Biology, they think they now know one way that it...
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Pseudo-satellites: The west wind blows afreshRising into the sunrise
IT TAKES chutzpah to tweet “rockets are tricky” shortly after one you have just launched has deliberately blown itself up. But Elon Musk, founder and boss of SpaceX, is not a man who lacks self-confidence, and he did just that on August 22nd after the terminal malfunction of one of his company’s Falcon 9 vehicles. That Arian...

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