Monthly Archives: November 2013

Molecular Signaling by Male Roundworms Shortens Lifespan of Females

Molecular Signaling by Male Roundworms Shortens Lifespan of FemalesNews from French Tribune: It is known for years that signaling molecules are secreted by male roundworms that lead to shorten the lifespan of their female counterparts. The researcher from Stanford University … Continue reading

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Cow FLATULENCE, gas emissions MUCH WORSE than thought

Cow FLATULENCE, gas emissions MUCH WORSE than thoughtNews from boffins – Register: 5 ways to prepare your advertising infrastructure for disaster A new study has revealed that the amount of methane – a greenhouse gas 20 times more potent but … Continue reading

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New Clues May Change Buddha’s Date of Birth

New Clues May Change Buddha’s Date of BirthNews from New York Times: Ira Block/National Geographic Archaeologists have uncovered a series of ancient temples within the Maya Devi Temple in Nepal. In traditional narratives, Queen Maya Devi, the mother of Buddha, … Continue reading

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A new, flying jellyfish-like machine

A new, flying jellyfish-like machineNews from Science Codex: WASHINGTON D.C. Nov. 24, 2013 — Up, up in the sky: It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a . . . jellyfish? That’s what researchers have built — a small vehicle … Continue reading

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Massive, meat-eating predatory dinosaur unearthed

Massive, meat-eating predatory dinosaur unearthedNews from CNN: The Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago announced the discover of a new dinsaur. The siats meekororum was a 30-foot-long top predator, similar to, but not closely related to, a Tyrannosaurs. Paleontologists … Continue reading

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UN Plan Charts Path to Climate Agreement Limiting Pollution (1)

UN Plan Charts Path to Climate Agreement Limiting Pollution (1)News from Businessweek: Envoys from almost 190 nations endorsed a program that sets out steps toward the next agreement aimed at reducing global warming, after accepting a compromise that watered down … Continue reading

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How Much Hot Air do the UN Climate Treaty Talks Produce?

How Much Hot Air do the UN Climate Treaty Talks Produce?News from Businessweek: Diplomats fly, drive or otherwise fling themselves hundreds or thousands of miles to United Nations climate treaty talks every year. As they converge on Warsaw this week, … Continue reading

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REFILE-”Clean up your act,” UN climate chief urges coal industry

REFILE-”Clean up your act,” UN climate chief urges coal industryNews from Reuters: Mon Nov 18, 2013 9:55pm IST Link this Share this >>> Read the full article . Deep beneath MELTING ANTARCTIC ice: An active VOLCANONews from Register: Free Regcast … Continue reading

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NASA aims for Mars with robotic scout Maven

NASA aims for Mars with robotic scout MavenNews from Washington Post: SuperFan Badge SuperFan badge holders consistently post smart, timely comments about Washington area sports and teams. More about badges | Request a badge Culture Connoisseur Badge Culture Connoisseurs consistently … Continue reading

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NASA aims for Mars: Robotic scout Maven will study upper atmosphere of …

NASA aims for Mars: Robotic scout Maven will study upper atmosphere of …News from Washington Post: CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA is headed back to Mars, this time with a robotic scout named Maven that will attempt to solve the … Continue reading

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