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Scientists Detect Wind Around a Black Hole

May 9, 2016 3:24 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

An international team of astrophysicists reported the detection of x-ray winds traveling at a velocity of 3,000 km/sec near the black hole.

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Hammerhead Marine Reptile - First Herbivore of its Kind

May 9, 2016 1:34 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

The species predates other herbivorous, filter-feeding animals by millions of years. 

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Microsoft Designs Pre-Touch in Mobile Devices

May 9, 2016 9:47 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

In today’s age, physical keyboards on smartphones can seem a tad archaic. 

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Market Pulse: Weak Stock Market Bolstered by Strong Auto Sales?

May 9, 2016 9:19 am | by Tim Studt, Contributing Editor | Comments

While the automotive sector of the R&D Index fell slightly last week, there were several announcements that bode well for continued strength in this sector. 

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Researchers Snapshot Bacterial Sensor’s Response to Light

May 6, 2016 2:52 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Scientists have made a giant leap forward in taking snapshots of these ultrafast reactions in a bacterial light sensor. 

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American Company, Luxembourg Partner on Asteroid Mining

May 6, 2016 12:58 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

The two entities have collaborated to further development of technology meant to commercialize space resources.

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The ABCs of 3D Bioprinting of Living Tissues, Organs

May 6, 2016 11:37 am | by Anna Spiewak, Editor | Comments

The technology may be still very new and ambiguous, but it's already making major strides in the medical field.

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Invisible Silk Coating Prevents Fruit Spoilage

May 6, 2016 9:51 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

A special silk protein could help preserve perishable foods.

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Engineers Create Tool That Turns Skin into Touchpads

May 6, 2016 8:57 am | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Comments

New technology could create a seamless navigation experience for wearable devices with small screens.

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Venomous Mammal Changed Paths Before Dino Extinction

May 5, 2016 2:49 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Academics have successfully sequenced the mitochondrial genome of this rodent-like creature.

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Impact Craters—Hotbeds for Earth’s Life?

May 5, 2016 12:31 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Researchers have used the Sudbury Basin as an analogue for the potential comet impacts that may have heralded primordial life on Earth.

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Get Out & See the Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower Tonight

May 5, 2016 10:07 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Every May, the Eta Aquarids meteor shower provides onlookers with a chance to glimpse shooting light streaks against the star-dotted expanse above. 

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Paging Dr. Robot—Autonomy in Computerized Surgery?

May 5, 2016 9:47 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

A new android could possibly give physicians a run for their money soon.

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Scientists Shake Out Theory for Southeastern U.S.'s Earthquakes

May 4, 2016 3:01 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Recent seismic activity in this region can be linked to pieces of the mantle breaking off and sinking into the Earth.

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Google, Fiat Partner on Self-Driving Minivans

May 4, 2016 1:28 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

With autonomous vehicles, driving the kids to soccer practice may soon not be the duty of a parent. 

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