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Feb 29th, 2008
Kids' wacky inventions made real
From an umbrella to keep ladybirds dry in the rain to hooks to retrieve Pringles from the bottom of the tube, check out these kids' inventions that have been made real.... Kids' wacky inventions made real CBBC The Official Home of CBBC - CBBC - BBC...
Feb 11th, 2016 by MHz
Zika virus infection 'through sex' reported in US
This case in Dallas would be the first known infection to take place in the mainland US, though Texas has seen seven other Zika cases all related to foreign travel. Anne Schuchat, principal deputy director for CDC, said this was the first case it had...
The Gender Equality Paradox - Documentary NRK - 2011
The Gender Equality Paradox - Documentary NRK - 2011 The social "scientists" stubbornly defend their PC beliefs even when confronted with unbiased scientific research and facts on -- boys will be boys (and girls will be girls), regardless of ...
On AI & A New Way of Looking @ Food Production
Not the whole future but certainly part of it and I suppose something to look forward to for some people-Click this link to see the video it's well worth watching. Beyond meat: The end of food as we know it? We travel to Chile to meet a group of young...
(by bill barilko)
A Global Warming Recruit
Adam Canales reported Monday that he was fully prepared to believe whatever the documentary Darkness Below: Ocean Life On The Brink told him about coral reefs. Canales added that he was also perfectly fine with the idea of blindly adopting...
A Canadian company plans for manned journey to Mars
Northern Light Canadian Mars micro-rover and lander aim for 2018 launch - Technology & Science - CBC News Another company planned for such manned journey to be launched at 2025 They plan and work for such project. I say: if the circumstances and...
MoD to buy high-flying solar planes
The UK Ministry of Defence is going to acquire some high-altitude "eternal planes". The unmanned, solar-powered aircraft, known as Zephyrs, fly above the jet streams and will stay aloft for months on end. Designed and built in Britain, the vehicles...
Cultured Meat Company Making Global Debut
Cultured Meat Company Making Global Debut Memphis Meats, which is growing meat grown outside a live animal (cultured meat), will make its global debut on Feruary 4 in San Francisco. The founders will present to investors at the biotech accelerator...
Tim Peake about to become first British astronaut on ISS
The rocket that will carry UK astronaut Tim Peake into orbit has arrived at the launch pad in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. At 01:00 GMT (07:00 local time), the Soyuz launcher was rolled out on its flat-bed transporter for the 2km train journey to the pad. ...
Welsh dinosaur named 'dragon thief'
A 201-million-year-old dinosaur that fell out of a cliff face at Penarth in South Wales in 2014 has been formally named as Dracoraptor hanigani. Loosely translated, the Dracoraptor part means "dragon thief"; hanigani honours Rob and Nick Hanigan -...
Jan 29th, 2016 by B00Mer
Blind Woman Receives Bionic Eye, Reads A Clock With Elation
Blind Woman Receives Bionic Eye, Reads A Clock With Elation www.youtube.com/watch?v=cqFsc-lAJ4E Recently, the BBC broadcast the reaction of Rhian Lewis, a 49-year-old blind mother of two, as she read a clock correctly using her right eye for the...
Are wind and solar energy already competitive with fossil fuels?
We constantly hear how solar and wind energy is already cheaper than fossil fuels. A few months ago, Bloomberg Business declared that wind power is now the cheapest electricity to produce in both Germany and the U.K., even without government subsidies....
Hundreds of rare cider apples preserved in West Country
Hundreds of varieties of rare cider apples are being planted across England after being donated to the National Trust by a collector. The Netherton Late Blower, Slack-ma-Girdle and Billy Down Pippin are among the National Cider Collection grown...
Jan 24th, 2016 by Locutus
We Don't Need No Stinking Giant Fans
because we don't. We Don't Need No Stinking Giant Fans - Small Dead Animals The entire rationale for wind turbines is to stop global warming by reducing...
Jan 24th, 2016 by SLM
Three dead sperm whales found on Lincolnshire beach
Three dead sperm whales found washed up on a beach in Lincolnshire are "believed to be from the same pod" as a whale which died at Hunstanton, Norfolk. HM Coastguard said two of the whales were found on a beach near Skegness at about 20:30 GMT on...
Jan 24th, 2016 by B00Mer
The World’s Most Powerful Climate Change Supercomputer Powers Up
The World’s Most Powerful Climate Change Supercomputer Powers Up www.youtube.com/watch?v=sSbRLm9slhA NWSC is the result of a partnership between the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, the State of Wyoming, the University of Wyoming… ...
Cambridgeshire plesiosaur 'sea monster' could be 'new species'
A Jurassic "sea monster" found in Cambridgeshire could prove to be a new species of plesiosaur, scientists said. Oxford archaeologists discovered the 165 million-year-old reptile bones at Must Farm quarry near Whittlesey. Carl Harrison and his team...