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Thursday, October 31, 2013

Herschel Space Telescope Lifts Veil On Milky Way's Dusty Core

http://www.forbes.com/sites/brucedorminey/2013/10/31/herschel-space-telescope-lifts-veil-on-milky-ways-dusty-core/#!

How to interpret your dog's wagging tail

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1031/How-to-interpret-your-dog-s-wagging-tail

Re-Examination of JFK Assassination Medical Data Reviews Single Shooter Versus Conspiracy Theories

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030092858.htm

Seeing in the Dark: For Infrared Tracking and Recognition, Two Sensors Are Better Than One

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131029142854.htm

Models to Predict Scientists' Future Impact Often Fail

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030092952.htm

Vibrating Micro Plates Bring Order to Overcrowded Radio Spectrum

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030093041.htm

'Molecular Velcro' May Lead to Cost-Effective Alternatives to Natural Antibodies

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030093146.htm

Understanding the Difference Between 'Human Smart' and 'Computer Smart'

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030103556.htm

World's Most Powerful Terahertz Quantum Cascade Laser

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030103559.htm

Brain Regions Can Be Specifically Trained With Video Games

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030103856.htm

Future Internet Aims to Sever Links With Servers

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030103858.htm

Recycling Valuable Materials Used in TVs, Car Batteries, Cell Phones

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030104112.htm

A Mimic of 'Good Cholesterol' Could Treat Cardiovascular, Other Diseases

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030104116.htm

First Results from LUX Dark Matter Detector: Searching for Elusive Dark Matter

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030125536.htm

Scientists Digitally Reconstruct Giant Steps Taken by Dinosaurs for the First Time

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030125538.htm

Lava World Baffles Astronomers: Planet Kepler-78b 'Shouldn't Exist'

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030142915.htm

Two Peptides Better Than One in Targeting Diabetes, Obesity

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030142809.htm

New Multiple Action Intestinal Hormone Corrects Diabetes

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131030142919.htm

From The Legs Of Centipedes, A Better Painkiller

http://bigthink.com/ideafeed/from-the-legs-of-centipedes-a-better-painkiller

Incurable Brain Cancer Gene is Silenced

http://www.alnmag.com/news/2013/10/incurable-brain-cancer-gene-silenced

Neuroscientists Can Quickly, Accurately Measure Creativity

http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news/2013/10/neuroscientists-can-quickly-accurately-measure-creativity

Root of maths genius sought Entrepreneur’s ‘Project Einstein’ taps 400 top academics for their DNA.

http://www.nature.com/news/root-of-maths-genius-sought-1.14050

Intrauterine Bling — 2000 years of IUD’s, from Camel Contraceptives to Body Mod

http://ieet.org/index.php/IEET/more/tarico20131029

Silicon Forest: Portland Embraces Tech Startups

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/29/silicon-forest_n_4170464.html

Budgee Bot follows you about carrying your things

http://www.gizmag.com/budgee-bot-robot/29578/

neurocam automatically shoots whatever its user finds interesting

http://www.gizmag.com/neurocam-mind-activated-camera/29601/

ESA unveils Martian "box of delights"

http://www.gizmag.com/mars-sample-container/29585/

Gimball flying spherical robot takes collisions in its stride

http://www.gizmag.com/gimball-flying-robot/29609/

Israel building 5th largest solar power station on the planet

http://israelmatzav.blogspot.com/2013/10/israel-building-5th-largest-solar-power.html

Video - 24-year-old Russian man spends half a year alone in the Middle Ages.

http://www.mfs-theothernews.com/2013/10/video-24-year-old-russian-man-spends.html

NSA, ONE WAY OR THE OTHER: ‘Numerous’ NSA Analysts Don’t Like The Google Cloud Hack, And For Good Reason

http://chainsoff.wordpress.com/2013/10/31/nsa-one-way-or-the-other-numerous-nsa-analysts-dont-like-the-google-cloud-hack-and-for-good-reason-2/

Did Allergies Evolve To Save Your Life?

http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/science-sushi/2013/10/24/allergies-evolve-save-life/

Space tourism is around the corner, at least for the rich

http://news.yahoo.com/space-tourism-around-corner-least-rich-201512346.html

New you in ten years: biotech leads the way By Dick Pelletier

http://www.positivefuturist.com/archive/513.html

Android 4.4 KitKat Targets Google’s Next Billion Users, Adds Pervasive Search & Improves Google Now

http://techcrunch.com/2013/10/31/android-4-4-kitkat-google/

Creation / Evolution Debate 19 - Three on One! - Dr. Hovind vs 3 Embry-Riddle University Professors (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UKyyaURZW-o

Avocados should be extinct! The plant hit its evolutionary prime during the beginning of the Cenozoic era. How has it managed to survive?

http://www.salon.com/2013/10/31/avocados_should_be_extinct_partner/

Google Glass Floating Data Spy Centers Now Appearing Coast To Coast

http://www.nowtheendbegins.com/blog/?p=15558

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Obesity: A New Appetite-Increasing Mechanism Discovered

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131029133753.htm

Wilocity Works to Develop World's Fastest Wi-Fi

http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/business/2013/10/israel-startup-wifi-network-wilocity-investment-funds.html

Is a Google smartwatch just months away?

http://www.gizmag.com/google-smartwatch-months-away/29581/

Shipping container-based Low Cost House provides home for family of seven

http://www.gizmag.com/low-cost-house-shipping-containers-family/29577/

New fingerprint-lifting compound could make life easier for CSIs

http://www.gizmag.com/lumicyano-fingerprint-lifting/29582/

StarChase tech lets police shoot fugitive cars with GPS tags

http://www.gizmag.com/starchase-gps-police-tracking/29590/

MIT's 110-core Execution Migration CPU chip moves instructions to the data

http://www.gizmag.com/mit-110-core-execution-migration-chip/29550/

Robokind Zeno R25 social robot detects and mimics emotions

http://www.gizmag.com/zeno-r25/29540/

Preserving the Legacy of the X-Ray Universe

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131029141315.htm

Scientists Shine Light On World's Least-Studied Bat

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131029171948.htm

Ungoverned powered board tackles rocks, sand and snow

http://www.gizmag.com/ungoverned-powered-all-terrain-skateboard/29574/

Delaying gratification, when the reward is under our noses

http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-10-gratification-reward-noses.html

Century-long Smithsonian experiment tests forest diversity

http://smithsonianscience.org/2013/10/century-long-smithsonian-experiment-tests-forest-diversity/

This Video Lets You Fly Over The Surface Of Mars

http://bigthink.com/ideafeed/this-video-lets-you-fly-over-the-surface-of-mars

Alien planet almost exactly like Earth, except that it's covered in lava

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1030/Alien-planet-almost-exactly-like-Earth-except-that-it-s-covered-in-lava

Dream Chaser spacecraft test flight goes perfectly, except for one thing

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1030/Dream-Chaser-spacecraft-test-flight-goes-perfectly-except-for-one-thing

This Tiny Gadget Can Turn Virtually Anything Into a Musical Instrument

http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229626

Sloppy Science Jargon Gets Nobel

http://bigthink.com/experts-corner/sloppy-science-jargon-gets-nobel

NASA's Orion Spacecraft Comes to Life

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131029141123.htm

Neurocam Wearable Camera: Record Video With Your Brainwaves

http://www.seriouswonder.com/neurocam-wearable-camera-record-video-brainwaves

Definitions for 34 Twitter Terms You Were Too Embarrassed to Ask About

http://blog.hubspot.com/marketing/34-twitter-terms-defined-list

Adobe breach THIRTEEN times worse than thought, 38 million users affected

http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/10/30/adobe-breach-thirteen-times-worse-than-thought-38-million-users-affected/

DNA Downloaded from the Internet? Leading Geneticist Says Yes!

http://globalresearchreport.com/2013/10/29/dna-downloaded-from-the-internet-leading-geneticist-says-yes/

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Frank J. Tipler: The Laws of Physics Say The Singularity is Inevitable!

http://www.singularityweblog.com/frank-j-tipler-the-singularity-is-inevitable/?utm_content=buffer9723f

Hadfield on Virgin Galactic: "Eventually they'll crash one"

http://www.gizmag.com/hadfield-on-virgin-galactic/29560/

MAVEN Mars orbiter to make launch window to study Martian atmosphere

http://www.gizmag.com/maven-launch-date-mars/29513/

Study With Totally Blind People Shows How Light Helps Activate the Brain

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131028090408.htm

Model Of Newly Discovered Common Cold Virus Species Looks Like A Booger

http://www.popsci.com/article/science/model-newly-discovered-common-cold-virus-species-looks-booger

Gambling Problems Reduced in Rats

http://www.alnmag.com/news/2013/10/gambling-problems-reduced-rats?et_cid=3567283&et_rid=454967483&location=top

'Hexacopter' flying camera makes BBC News debut

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24709180

China face transplant girl recovering

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-24651543

William C. Lowe, the man behind the IBM PC, dies aged 72

http://www.engadget.com/2013/10/29/william-c-lowe-dies-ibm-pc/

Why do certain sounds scare us? Let science explain!

http://www.salon.com/2013/10/29/why_do_certain_sounds_scare_us_let_science_explain/

Will self-driving cars mean the end of highway fatalities?

http://www.salon.com/2013/10/29/will_self_driving_cars_mean_the_end_of_highway_fatalities_newscred/

Watch 15 Awesome MS-DOS Viruses in Action

http://www.wired.com/design/2013/10/15-awesome-looking-viruses-from-the-ms-dos-era

Carbon Worlds May Be Waterless, NASA Study Finds

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131028141507.htm

Eliminating Unexplained Traffic Jams: New Algorithm to Alleviate Traffic Flow Instabilities

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131028141549.htm

Watch this: The beautiful math behind everyday events

http://www.theverge.com/2013/10/29/5041636/watch-this-beauty-of-mathematics

Smoking Long or Ultralong Cigarettes Increases Risk of Lung Cancer

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131028101301.htm

Problems With Alzheimer’s Protein Can Jam Up Traffic in the Brain

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131028114422.htm

Snakes On the Brain: Are Primates Hard-Wired to Recognize Snakes?

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131028162928.htm

Neutrons, Electrons and Theory Reveal Secrets of Natural Gas Reserves

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131028162936.htm

A field test of Structure Sensor's 3D scanning for mobile devices

http://www.gizmag.com/demo-3d-scan-occipital-structure-sensor-mobile/29534/pictures

‘Memory fibers’ add fourth dimension to 3D printing

http://www.colorado.edu/news/features/%E2%80%98memory-fibers%E2%80%99-add-fourth-dimension-3d-printing

Empathy? Surprising Study Shows That Brains Process the Pain of Villains More Than the Pain of People We Like

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131016132256.htm

Singularity Defined and Refined

http://www.singularityweblog.com/singularity-defined-and-refined/

Agilent Helps Develop Korea’s Next Generation of Technologists and Scientists

http://newshub.agilent.com/2013/10/29/agilent-helps-develop-koreas-next-generation-of-technologists-and-scientists/

Monday, October 28, 2013

Researcher Reveals How to Better Master Stem Cells' Fate

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131024090243.htm

James Dyson Award 2013 finalists

http://www.gizmag.com/james-dyson-award-finalists/29558/

ESA concept robot video depicts the future of space exploration

http://www.gizmag.com/esa-advanced-robotics/29500/

Neuroscientists Discover New 'Mini-Neural Computer' in the Brain

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131027185027.htm

The Race to Redefine Calories: Iconoclasts, Start Your Engines!

http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20131028173400-23027997-the-race-to-redefine-calories-iconoclasts-start-your-engines

How Wearable Technology Has Changed the Halloween Costume Game

http://www.zoho.com/general/blog/how-wearable-technology-has-changed-the-halloween-costume-game.html

Vicarious AI breaks CAPTCHA ‘Turing test’

http://www.kurzweilai.net/vicarious-ai-breaks-captcha-turing-test

I Am Robot Boss

http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/i-am-robot-boss

3 Ways To Avoid NSA Detection On The Internet

http://www.offthegridnews.com/2013/10/26/3-ways-to-avoid-nsa-detection-on-the-internet/

Bitgroup: a peer-to-peer group-ware and social-network application

http://www.mathaba.net/rss/?x=633715

10 Steps You Can Take to Protect Yourself from Internet Surveillance

http://globalresearchreport.com/2013/10/28/10-steps-you-can-take-to-protect-yourself-from-internet-surveillance/


Global Effort Needed to Defend Earth from Asteroids, Astronauts Tell UN

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/28/global-effort-needed-to-defend-earth-from-asteroids-astronauts-tell-un/

Should We Remake Mars in Earth’s Image?

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/28/should-we-remake-mars-in-earths-image/

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Physicists decode decision circuit of cancer metastasis

http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-10-physicists-decode-decision-circuit-cancer.html

Immune Suppressant Unexpectedly Boosts Flu Vaccine

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/342/6157/413.full

Study Reveals Mind Hacks that Actually Work

http://bigthink.com/think-tank/study-reveals-mind-hacks-that-actually-work

Nano-Dwarves Turn Tumor Assassins

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131025102202.htm

Proteins in One of the World's Main Biodiesel Plants Have Been Mapped, and It Does Not Look Good

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131025113912.htm

Parents Greatly Underestimate How Often Their Children Are Cyberbullied

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131025113916.htm

No Longer a Man's Race

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131025123315.htm

Depression Key Link Between Intimate Partner Violence, Food Insecurity

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131025135345.htm

NANOTECHNOLOGY 2013: Google Nanobots to Borg Humans (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cw5llLUrawc

"Our Star-Trek Future" --NASA Scientists Engineering a Warp-Drive Solution for Faster-Than-Light Space Travel (Weekend Feature)

http://www.dailygalaxy.com/my_weblog/2013/10/our-star-trek-future-nasa-scientists-engineering-a-warp-drive-solution-for-faster-than-light-space-t.html

The Artificial Womb Is Born

http://www.nytimes.com/1996/09/29/magazine/the-artificial-womb-is-born.html

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

http://qz.com/139453/theres-one-key-difference-between-kids-who-excel-at-math-and-those-who-dont/#!

Antibody Fragment Effectively Fights Alzheimer's Disease in Mice

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131025091707.htm

Monkey That Purrs Like a Cat Is Among New Species Discovered in Amazon Rainforest

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131025085909.htm

Apollo Lunar Landings Multiscreen (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrKHtXxYlkk

Saturday, October 26, 2013

'We've reached the end of antibiotics': Top CDC expert declares that 'miracle drugs' that have saved millions are no match against 'superbugs' because people have overmedicated themselves

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2477273/Weve-reached-end-antibiotics-Top-CDC-expert-declares-miracle-drugs-saved-millions-match-superbugs-people-overmedicated-themselves.html

You Can Thank Junk DNA For That Face Of Yours

http://bigthink.com/ideafeed/you-can-thank-junk-dna-for-that-face-of-yours

Measuring Glucose Levels Without Needles Or Test Strips

http://bigthink.com/ideafeed/measuring-glucose-levels-without-needles-or-test-strips

Understanding DNA Damage from Common Radiation Threat, Low-Energy Electrons

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131025123054.htm

The Future of Human Enhancement by Technology

http://financearmageddon.blogspot.com/2013/10/the-future-of-human-enhancement-by.html

10 reasons to fear LinkedIn’s new service

http://www.salon.com/2013/10/26/linkedin_intro_scary_if_you_like_keeping_your_emails_private_partner/

TV’s 10 most bizarre reinventions

http://www.salon.com/2013/10/25/tvs_10_most_bizarre_reinventions/

Gian Giudice: Why our universe might exist on a knife-edge (video)

http://www.ted.com/talks/gian_giudice_why_our_universe_might_exist_on_a_knife_edge.html

"Other Universes are Pulling on Our Universe" -- New Planck Data Triggers Controversy (Today's Most Popular)

http://www.dailygalaxy.com/my_weblog/2013/10/is-our-universe-one-of-billions-new-planck-data-has-anomalies-caused-by-unknown-gravitational-pull-t.html

Puberty Is Coming Earlier, But That Doesn't Mean Sex Ed Is

http://www.gpb.org/news/2013/10/18/puberty-is-coming-earlier-but-that-doesnt-mean-sex-ed-is

New risk gene discovery gives hope to early-onset breast cancer sufferers

http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-10-gene-discovery-early-onset-breast-cancer.html

New Internet Architecture to Thwart American Spying Powerful Nations and Companies Fight Back Against NSA Spying

http://www.globalresearch.ca/new-internet-architecture-to-thwart-american-spying/5355367

Spring on Saturn's Moon Titan Reveals Amazing Views of Otherworldly Lakes (Photos)

http://www.space.com/23326-saturn-moon-titan-lakes-photos.html

Friday, October 25, 2013

James Woods" "Futurescape" Promises Sci-Tech Prophecy

http://www.space.com/23252-james-woods-futurescape-promises-sci-tech-prophecy-video-interview.html

Gary Vaynerchuk On Why It's Never Been Better To Be An Entrepreneur

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/24/gary-vaynerchuk-entrepreneurship_n_4152474.html

Facebook Buys Israeli Start-Up For More Than $150 Million

http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/business/2013/10/israel-high-tech-startup-onavo-facebook-data-compression.html

The Rise of Cheap Solar Energy

http://www.theglobalist.com/rise-cheap-solar-energy/

Why Plants Usually Live Longer Than Animals

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131024143321.htm

What Is It About Your Face? Researchers Provide New Insight Into Why Each Human Face Is Unique

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131024143319.htm

Curing HIV/AIDS Gets Tougher: Far More 'Hidden' Active Virus Than Thought

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131024121152.htm

Scientists take "4D printing" a step further

http://www.gizmag.com/4d-printing-composite-material/29536/

Wristify thermoelectric bracelet makes heating and cooling personal

http://www.gizmag.com/wristify-thermoelectric-bracelet/29543/

A radical dream for making techno utopias a reality

http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-57608320-93/a-radical-dream-for-making-techno-utopias-a-reality/

How Video Games Affect the Brain

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/25/how-video-games-affect-the-brain/

Microsoft's Astonishing Ambition

http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20131025092138-19021-microsoft-s-astonishing-ambition?

Thursday, October 24, 2013

People Tend to Communicate With Similar People, Even More Than Previously Thought

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131023090714.htm

Titan's 'Great Salt Lake'? North pole of Saturn moon looks like Utah.

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1024/Titan-s-Great-Salt-Lake-North-pole-of-Saturn-moon-looks-like-Utah

Were ancient bees wiped out along with the dinosaurs?

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1024/Were-ancient-bees-wiped-out-along-with-the-dinosaurs

Mind Controlled Virtual Reality | Rift + Hydra + EPOC (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJBB5rxs-8E

Remote Bomb Detector Uses Sound Waves To Distinguish Between Types Of Explosives

http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/remote-bomb-detector-uses-sound-waves-distinguish-between-types-explosives

Vitamin B2 Can Be Used To 3-D Print Medical Implants

http://www.popsci.com/article/science/vitamin-b2-can-be-used-3-d-print-medical-implants

Suck it and see: Dutch artist's vacuum cleaner could clear China smog

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/oct/24/dutch-artist-roosegaarde-vacuum-cleaner-china-smog

United Launch Alliance Enables A Better Life On Earth From Space

http://www.forbes.com/sites/sap/2013/10/23/united-launch-alliance-enables-a-better-life-on-earth-from-space/

Shreddies underwear filters your farts

http://www.gizmag.com/shreddies-underwear-filters-farts/29509/

Gamers solve decade old HIV puzzle in ten days

http://www.zmescience.com/research/studies/gamers-solve-decade-old-hiv-puzzle-in-ten-days/

DARPA’s New Project Sounds A Lot Like Computers That Think For Themselves

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/24/darpas-new-project-sounds-a-lot-like-computers-that-think-for-themselves/

Natural dyes from common (and a few uncommon) ingredients

http://canadafreepress.com/index.php/article/58799

A Step Towards Early Alzheimer's Diagnosis

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131023112632.htm

Reading minds (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8iEogscUl8

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Ride with a view: U.S. firm to offer balloon excursions to stratosphere

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/10/22/us-space-ballooning-idUSBRE99L1BU20131022

New Device Stores Electricity On Silicon Chips

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131022205106.htm

One-of-a-kind electric Batpod could be yours

http://www.gizmag.com/electric-batpod-replica-ebay/29498/

Poppy, a 3D-printed humanoid robot that defies conventions

http://www.gizmag.com/poppy-3d-printed-humanoid-robot-kit/29497/

Designer Babies Revisited – Response to Nita Farahany

http://www.volokh.com/2013/10/23/designer-babies-revisited-response-nita-farahany/

Ilya’s Sensationalized “Designer Babies”

http://www.volokh.com/2013/10/23/science-behind-ilyas-designer-babies/

Israel’s Latest Nobel Laureate in Chemistry on Understanding How Enzymes Work (INTERVIEW)

http://www.algemeiner.com/2013/10/23/israel%E2%80%99s-latest-nobel-laureate-in-chemistry-on-understanding-how-enzymes-work-interview/

Knowledge is a Polyglot: The Future of Global Language

http://bigthink.com/big-think-tv/knowledge-is-a-polyglot-the-future-of-global-language

Working from Home is the Way of the Future

http://bigthink.com/think-tank/working-from-home-is-the-way-of-the-future

'Running battle': How Google hopes to beat countries cracking down on Internet freedom

http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/10/23/21080699-running-battle-how-google-hopes-to-beat-countries-cracking-down-on-internet-freedom

Long-Sought Pattern of Ancient Light Detected

http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?release=2013-301#!

Man busted in phony ‘Star Trek’ tricorder lawsuit

http://nypost.com/2013/10/23/man-busted-in-phony-star-trek-tricorder-lawsuit/

Researchers propose million-year storage disk that could 'outlast the human race'

http://www.theverge.com/2013/10/22/4865840/researchers-propose-million-year-storage-disk

Who's Your Daddy? Probably Your Daddy

http://www.livescience.com/40627-cuckolds-rare-in-belgium.html?cmpid=555144

Australian Lizards Thrive When Humans Hunt Them

http://www.livescience.com/40631-australian-lizards-thrive-when-hunted.html?cmpid=555144

New, Virulent Strain Of HIV Discovered In Russia: Scientists

http://globalresearchreport.com/2013/10/23/new-virulent-strain-of-hiv-discovered-in-russia-scientists/

Breast Milk Protein May Be Key to Protecting Babies from HIV

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131021153200.htm

Are We Observing Extraterrestrial Intelligence Without Realizing It?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/cadell-last/are-we-observing-extrater_b_4069207.html

How Earth’s ‘Extremophiles’ Could Aid Alien Life Search

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/23/how-earths-extremophiles-could-aid-alien-life-search/

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Learning New Skills Keeps an Aging Mind Sharp

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131021095028.htm

How science nailed the age of the Earth

http://www.salon.com/2013/10/22/how_science_nailed_the_age_of_the_earth_partner/

Science publishing: The golden club

http://www.nature.com/news/science-publishing-the-golden-club-1.13951

Fossil scans reveal origins of teeth Tooth-like structures originated from outer-body coverings.

http://www.nature.com/news/fossil-scans-reveal-origins-of-teeth-1.13964

UBR-1 robot costs a fraction of its bigger brothers

http://www.gizmag.com/ubr-1-robot-unbounded-robotics/29472/

Potential baldness treatment grows new hair using patient's own cells

http://www.gizmag.com/baldness-human-hair-transplant/29485/

Curtain falls on GOCE gravity probe mission

http://www.gizmag.com/goce-mission-ends/29476/

Controlling Triggers of Age-Related Inflammation Could Extend 'Healthspan'

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131021115742.htm

How trees drinking gold can help the mining industry

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1022/How-trees-drinking-gold-can-help-the-mining-industry

Next Generation: Cells Communicate with Light

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/37944/title/Next-Generation--Cells-Communicate-with-Light/

Opinion: A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing Nutrition research must overcome pseudoscientific measures and self-interest to make progress in the fight against obesity.

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/37918/title/Opinion--A-Wolf-in-Sheep-s-Clothing/

Post-Publication Peer Review Mainstreamed

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/37969/title/Post-Publication-Peer-Review-Mainstreamed/

The brave new world of biohacking

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/22/the-brave-new-world-of-biohacking/

Stanford neuroscientist: ‘We’re now able to eavesdrop on the brain in real life’

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/22/stanford-neuroscientist-were-now-able-to-eavesdrop-on-the-brain-in-real-life/

Monday, October 21, 2013

Close Encounters: Comet Ison

http://www.wakingtimes.com/2013/10/21/close-encounters-comet-ison/

Go with tech's flow -- but also say 'no'

http://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/editors-blog/2013/1021/Go-with-tech-s-flow-but-also-say-no

Cassini captures stunning mosaic of Saturn

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1021/Cassini-captures-stunning-mosaic-of-Saturn

Ageing: Scientists discover DNA body clock

http://www.theguardian.com/science/2013/oct/21/dna-body-clock-ageing

A Day Late and a Dollar Short: The Planning Fallacy Explained

http://bigthink.com/in-their-own-words/why-you-cant-plan

Chinese Axes Polished Better in 4,500 B.C. Than Today

http://globalwarming-arclein.blogspot.ca/2013/10/chinese-axes-polished-better-in-4500-bc.html

Blood Stem Cells Age at the Unexpected Flip of a Molecular Switch

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131020160654.htm

Lampociclo hand-builds e-bikes inspired by 1920s motorcycles

http://www.gizmag.com/lampociclo-e-bikes-1920s-motorcycles/29445/

Swarming robot cleaner concept wins Design Lab 2013

http://www.gizmag.com/electrolux-design-lab-2013-future-home/29462/

What shall we do with a neutron microscope?

http://www.gizmag.com/mit-neutron-microscope-reactor-prototype/29392/

China’s Arms Industry Makes Global Inroads

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/world/asia/chinas-arms-industry-makes-global-inroads.html

Humanoid Robots to Flying Cars: 10 DARPA Projects

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/21/humanoid-robots-to-flying-cars-10-darpa-projects/

Meet the Google executive who plans to cheat death

http://www.pakalertpress.com/2013/10/21/meet-the-google-executive-who-plans-to-cheat-death/