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Tiger Countries Agree to Preserve Big-Cat Habitats

April 15, 2016 10:00 pm | by By Katy Daigle, Associated Press | News | Comments

Nations with wild tiger populations have agreed to do more to protect tiger habitats that are shrinking drastically because of deforestation and urban sprawl, conservationists said Friday.

Mothers' Milk & Infant Gut Microbiota—An Ancient Symbiosis

April 15, 2016 3:02 pm | by American Society for Microbiology | News | Comments

A team researchers has identified the compound in the milk that supplies nourishment to newborns and has shown that it can be obtained from cow's milk.   


Graphene-Based Sensor Detects Harmful Air Pollution in the Home

April 15, 2016 2:51 pm | by University of Southampton | News | Comments

Scientists have developed a graphene-based sensor and switch that can detect harmful air pollution in the home with very low power consumption.  


A Possible Over-the-Counter Treatment for Eye-Nerve Damage in MS Patients

April 15, 2016 2:42 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Articles | Comments

A generic allergy medication shows potential in treating this side effect. 


Is This Stone Sphere Evidence of an Ancient Civilization?

April 15, 2016 2:40 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

Near the Bosnian village Zavidovici, a round sphere has caused a stir in the archaeological world.


Cassini Spacecraft Detects Interstellar Dust Particles

April 15, 2016 2:22 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

The spacecraft has detected some grains from beyond the solar system’s reaches.


How DNA Could Help Explore New Energy Sources

April 15, 2016 10:31 am | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Articles | Comments

Scientists are one step closer to shaping the future of energy. 


E-Textiles May Help Boost Your Cellphone Reception

April 15, 2016 10:25 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

Wearable technology is becoming more ubiquitous.


Generation of Tailored Magnetic Materials

April 15, 2016 8:40 am | by University of Geneva | News | Comments

Every day, new technologies require more precision in the intrinsic properties of the materials used.


Deep in the Virtual World: A Newbie's First Brush with VR

April 15, 2016 8:35 am | by Mae Anderson, AP Tech Writer | News | Comments

The writer discusses her first experience with the revolutionary technology.


A New System for Color Vision?

April 15, 2016 8:35 am | by California Institute of Technology | News | Comments

The swirling skies of Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night illustrate a mystery that has eluded biologists for more than a century.


Using Methane Rather Than Flaring It

April 15, 2016 8:34 am | by ETH Zurich | News | Comments

Chemists have found a new, direct way to convert gaseous methane into liquid methanol.


New Tests for Choosing Right Hep C Drug Could Save Money

April 14, 2016 6:00 pm | by By Linda A. Johnson, Associated Press | News | Comments

New tests designed to help doctors pick the right hepatitis C medicine for patients could mean faster cures and lower costs. 


MEDIAScaler to be Showcased at NAB in Vegas

April 14, 2016 4:51 pm | by DataDirect Networks | Product Releases | Comments

DataDirect Networks MEDIAScaler 2.0, the world’s fastest, densest, most scalable media storage platform manages the complete workflow from ingest to archive and the cloud in a single, unified appliance. 

The Ancient Method for Making a Shaman Headdress?

April 14, 2016 2:32 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

Researchers have detailed how they believe the shamans manufactured these headdresses in an expedient fashion.



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