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24 /hr. A Solution For Graphene Production | Chemical & Engineering News

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32 /hr. Why There Will Be A Robot Uprising

The bad news is that the robot uprising is likely. The good news is that it’s not too late to stop it. By Patrick Tucker - 50 minutes, 32 seconds

23 /hr. Can Our Dreams Solve Problems While We Sleep?

Remarkable new evidence of the power of 'dream telepathy.' - 2 hours, 20 minutes

95 /hr. New species of killer sponge discovered off southern Vancouver Island

Scientists have found four new species of carnivorous sponge off the Pacific Coast, including one hanging on deep-sea ridges off southern Vancouver Island. - 3 hours, 10 minutes

22 /hr. Turning science on its head

Myelin, the electrical insulating material in the body long known to be essential for the fast transmission of impulses along the axons of nerve cells, is not as ubiquitous as thought, according to new work led by Professor Paola Arlotta. - 5 hours, 45 minutes

32 /hr. Scientists Agog Over First 'Female Penis' Ever Observed

This is a female insect -- and scientists say that is her "penis." That's right. Scientists say they've discovered four species of Brazilian cave insects with sex-reversed genitalia. The females possess a penis-like organ, the males ... - 6 hours

105 /hr. MRI, on a molecular scale

A team of scientists led by Professor of Physics and of Applied Physics Amir Yacoby has developed a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system that can produce nanoscale images, and may one day allow researchers to peer into the atomic structure of individual molecules. - 7 hours, 15 minutes

26 /hr. Battle of the sexes runs in reverse for these Brazilian insects (Science Alert)

Insects of the genus Neotrologa copulate for up to 70 hours to satisfy their appetite and desires. - 13 hours, 5 minutes

120 /hr. Uniter of Sperm and Egg Is Found

A newly discovered protein is found to play a crucial role in conception - 13 hours, 44 minutes

51 /hr. Scientists discover brain’s anti-distraction system - Public Affairs and Media Relations - Simon Fraser University

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23 /hr. Pitch drop touches down – oh so gently

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24 /hr. Rapid Increase in Pertactin-deficient Bordetella pertussis Isolates, Australia - Volume 20, Number 4—April 2014 - Emerging Infectious Disease journal - CDC

Acellular vaccines against Bordetella pertussis were introduced in Australia in 1997. By 2000, these vaccines had replaced whole-cell vaccines. During 2008–2012, a large outbreak of pertussis occurred. During this period, 30% (96/320) of B. pertussis isolates did not express the vaccine antigen pertactin (prn). Multiple mechanisms of prn inactivation were documented, including IS481 and IS1002 disruptions, a variation within a homopolymeric tract, and deletion of the prn gene. The mechanism of lack of expression of prn in 16 (17%) isolates could not be determined at the sequence level. These findings suggest that B. pertussis not expressing prn arose independently multiple times since 2008, rather than by expansion of a single prn-negative clone. All but 1 isolate had ptxA1, prn2, and ptxP3, the alleles representative of currently circulating strains in Australia. This pattern is consistent with continuing evolution of B. pertussis in response to vaccine selection pressure. - 17 hours, 55 minutes

30 /hr. The Worst Places In The US For Seasonal Allergies

Trying to avoid a terrible allergy season? If you live in one of these cities, you might want to start planning a trip. - 19 hours, 25 minutes

61 /hr. Modern Sharks May Not Be "Living Fossils" After All

Analysis of a 325 million-year-old fossil suggests that modern sharks have evolved extensively, rather than remaining unchanged since prehistoric times - 22 hours, 35 minutes

40 /hr. Breakthrough in leukaemia treatment

Scientists at Cardiff University say they have made a significant breakthrough in the treatment of the most common form of leukaemia. - 23 hours, 35 minutes

24 /hr. Diagnostic precision of PET imaging and functional MRI in disorders of consciousness: a clinical validation study : The Lancet

Diagnostic precision of PET imaging and functional MRI in disorders of consciousness: a clinical validation study. By - Johan Stender MD, Olivia Gosseries PhD, Marie-Aurélie Bruno PhD, Vanessa Char... - 23 hours, 59 minutes

197 /hr. Danish Scientists Visualize Dubstep Through Fire | The Creators Project

Talk about getting Pyro technical... - 1 day

179 /hr. NASA Completes LADEE Mission with Planned Impact on Moon's Surface

Ground controllers at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, Calif., have confirmed that NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) spacecraft impacted the surface of the moon, as planned, between 9:30 and 10:22 p.m. PDT Thursday, April 17. - 1 day, 1 hour

45 /hr. NASA: The Only Thing Stopping a City-Destroying Asteroid Is Blind Luck

So you know how we all kind of thought that our odds of getting destroyed by an asteroid were remarkably low? Yeah, that was wrong. According to new research, the odds of a large-scale asteroid impact are actually three to ten times higher than we thought. And the only thing stopping total and utter destruction? Sheer, dumb luck. - 1 day, 2 hours

25 /hr. Activist Post: Effective Immediately: France Bans All GMO Cultivation

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128 /hr. This Is Big: Scientists Just Found Earth's First Cousin

Meet Kepler-186f, the closest thing to our planet ever discovered—and maybe our best shot at locating life elsewhere in the universe.  - 1 day, 4 hours

26 /hr. FDA warns against common procedure to remove uterine fibroids, cites cancer risks

The agency says the surgery risks spreading hidden cancers within a woman’s body. - 1 day, 4 hours

28 /hr. Suicide epidemic among India's 'marginalized' farmers

A new study has found that India’s shocking rates of suicide are highest in areas with the most debt-ridden farmers who are clinging to tiny smallholdings – less than one hectare – and trying to grow ‘cash crops’, such as cotton and coffee, that are highly susceptible to global price fluctuations. - 1 day, 4 hours

544 /hr. Drunken Trees: Dramatic Signs of Climate Change

As the permafrost melts in the north, forests no longer grow straight. - 1 day, 5 hours

28 /hr. New procedure clones stem cells from adults

For the first time, scientists have created stem cell lines with identical DNA from two human adult males. - 1 day, 5 hours

23 /hr. Alligator Snapping Turtles, the Dinosaurs of the Turtle World, Are Actually 3 at-Risk Species | Extinction Countdown, Scientific American Blog Network

Alligator snapping turtles look pretty intimidating. These massive, prehistoric-looking reptiles can reach more than 66 centimeters in length and weigh more than 100 kilograms. Add in ... - 1 day, 6 hours

27 /hr. Bouncing neutrons probe dark energy on a table-top

An experiment measuring gravity's effects at the quantum scale finds no deviations from Newton's laws. - 1 day, 7 hours

107 /hr. Updated Review: Tamiflu Is a Bust | The Scientist Magazine®

After finally getting their hands on full clinical study reports, independent reviewers say the antiviral drug is ineffective. - 1 day, 7 hours

600 /hr. Google Seeks to Integrate Cameras Into Contact Lenses | I Fucking Love Science

Google announced in January that it was developing a smart contact lens that could continually monitor blood glucose levels of Type 2 diabetics. It has been announced that Google is also working to create a contact lens with an integrated camera that would help people with visual disabilities.  - 1 day, 7 hours

55 /hr. If You Give a Mouse a Concussion . . . | The MMQB with Peter King

Using a novel technique to peer through the skulls of living mice, researchers at the National Institutes of Health in Maryland are observing concussed brains in real time, transforming ideas of what happens at the molecular level and pointing the way to possible treatment for mild brain trauma - 1 day, 7 hours