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Scientists Offer 30K To Prove Climate Change Isn’t Real

Outraged by the unsavory tactics of climate change deniers, physicist Christopher Keating says he’ll give $10,000 to anyone who can use the scientific method to prove that human-instigated climate change isn’t real. Keating has been involved in one way or another with climate change for the past three decades. He’s been a professor of physics for over 20 years and has taught at the U.S. Naval Academy and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. He recently issued a bit of a tirade via PRWeb, claiming that climate change deniers are using the same methods as the tobacco industry, and pointing...

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First Self Replication Species Whose Parent Is A Computer

We are here today to announce the first synthetic cell. A cell made by starting with the digital code in the computer, building the chromosome from 4 bottles of chemicals. Assembling that chromosome in yeast, transplanting it into a recipient bacterial cell and transforming that cell into a new bacterial species. This is the first self replication species that we’ve had on the planet whose parent is a computer. – Craig Venter, (May, 2010)   More...

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These Contact Lenses Work Like Telescopes For Your Eyes

An international team of researchers has built a telescopic contact lens that can switch between normal and magnified vision. Along with refinements and a pair of commercially available liquid-crystal glasses, the system could offer people with retinal problems, such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a relatively unobtrusive way to enhance their vision....

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