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  • Can Autodesk and Organovo Bring Tissue Engineering to a Hospital Near You?

    New light is shed on a forgotten collaboration between Autodesk and Organovo to inject predictability into the design of living systems.

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  • California GOP hopeful wants free college for science, math students

    By Jennifer Chaussee BERKELEY, California (Reuters) - California Republican gubernatorial hopeful Neel Kashkari called for free college tuition for students pursuing math and science degrees, part of an education reform plan released Tuesday that would also model public schools after charter…

    Reuters
  • Reverse Mortgage: How it Works (Age 62 Plus)

    Educate yourself! Understand how a reverse mortgage works. Learn more now!

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  • Sub records detailed images of WWII wreck

    BOSTON (AP) — An unmanned submarine has recorded some of the most detailed images of two American ships that sank off the coast of England during World War II, according to the Massachusetts company that surveyed the wreckage to mark the disaster's 70th anniversary.

    Associated Press
  • Spectrum Pharma to seek cancer drug approval in third quarter

    Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Inc said it expects to seek U.S. marketing approval for its blood cancer drug in the third quarter, after the treatment was shown to be safe and effective in a key mid-stage trial. The injectable drug, Captisol-enabled melphalan, an improved form of common chemotherapy drug…

    Reuters
  • Biodiversity Benefits Society in Surprising Ways

    This Behind the Scenes article was provided to Live Science in partnership with the National Science Foundation. Every organism on Earth, from microbes to plants to large predators, has evolved unique survival mechanisms and distinct ecological roles. For decades, the National Science Foundation…

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  • Chardonnay Flour and Other Agricultural Tech, Brought to You by the USDA

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture, which has long staffed its own labs, is establishing a privately run research branch

    BusinessWeek
  • Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

    PRAGUE (AP) — The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.

    Associated Press
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    Risk of Powerful Asteroid Hitting Earth Higher Than Previously Thought

    Twenty-six powerful explosions in the Earth`s atmosphere that have occurred since the year 2000 -- each the result of a space rock slamming into our planet. Carolyn Costello reports for the KTLA 5 News at 10 on tuesday, April 22, 2014.

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  • Bionics to Track Your Health

    In the future, implants as thin as tattoos and devices that dissolve in the body could help personalize medical treatment.

    The Wall Street Journal
  • Listen to 'Space Project' make music from Voyager spacecraft recordings

    Portland-based Lefse Records has released Space Project, a compilation of songs that use recordings from the Voyager 1 and 2 space probes. The album, which entered stores on April 19th, features tracks from 14 different artists including Porcelain Raft, The Antlers, Youth Lagoon, Blues Control and…

    The Verge
  • Is Global Warming a Giant Natural Fluctuation? (Op-Ed)

    Shaun Lovejoy is a professor of physics at McGill University and president of the Nonlinear Processes Division of the European Geosciences Union. Last year, the Quebec Skeptics Society threw down the gauntlet: "If anthropogenic global warming is as strong as scientists claim, then why do they need…

    LiveScience.com
  • Risk of asteroid hitting Earth higher than thought, study shows

    By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - The chance of a city-killing asteroid striking Earth is higher than scientists previously believed, a non-profit group building an asteroid-hunting telescope said on Tuesday. A global network that listens for nuclear weapons detonations detected 26…

    Reuters
  • Ah-CHOO! 3 Snortworthy Facts About Sneezes

    Sneezes are one of the body's natural defense mechanisms against foreign invaders, protecting the lungs and other organs from contamination. Sneezes begin when respiratory epithelium, which is the layer of cells that line the nose, becomes irritated and triggers the ending of the trigeminal cranial…

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  • Are You Wondering What Your Current Car is Worth?

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  • Slow-Motion Disaster: Wyoming Landslide Rips Apart House

    Officials first noticed the slumping hillside at East Gros Ventre Butte on April 4, and evacuated 42 homes and apartments on April 9, the Jackson Hole News & Guide reported. The landslide dam failed and flooded the town of Kelly, killing six people.

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  • How to Steal a Submarine: Call the CIA and Howard Hughes

    Ever have a hankering to steal a submarine — maybe a sunken Soviet model loaded with nuclear warheads — but you just weren't sure how to do it? After a Soviet Golf II submarine carrying four-megaton nuclear warheads and a crew of 70 sank in the Pacific Ocean in 1968, the Soviet Navy failed to…

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    This Is the First Video Posted to YouTube ... Ever

    "Me at the zoo" has generated more than 14 million views since being uploaded on April 23, 2005.

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  • Milky Way's Structure Mapped in Unprecedented Detail

    Astronomers are one step closer to solving a longstanding mystery — just what our Milky Way galaxy looks like. "We are fairly confident that the Milky Way is a spiral galaxy, but we don't know much in detail. At the most basic level, we'd like to be able to make a map that would show in detail what…

    SPACE.com
  • Stolen Painting of Jesus Found on eBay

    An 18th-century painting that was stolen from a church in Poland two decades ago was recovered after it turned up for sale on eBay, federal authorities say. The looted painting went missing from the Saint Martin Roman Catholic Church in Siciny sometime between 1988 and 1996. Officials with the U.S.…

    LiveScience.com
  • 5 Miserable Afflictions to Avoid This Spring

    As joyful and gorgeous it may be, spring brings its own share of seasonal maladies, and nothing can kill the buzz of spring like an allergy or a bacterial infection. Then there are medications to ease allergic reactions,such as nasal steroids and antihistamines, Nish said.

    LiveScience.com
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