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1. Japanese Researchers Build A Computer Out Of Crabs
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Researchers from Kobe University use live crabs to simulate logic gates.
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2. Nissan's New Cab Vans For New York City
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Nissan's NV200 taxi van has impressed the NYC authorities so much that it will be phased in as the exclusive next year.
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3. Fire Scout - Navy's Robotic Pirate Hunter
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Meet the Fire Scout, an unmanned robotic helicopter and the US Navy's latest weapon against the Somali pirates.
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4. North Korean 'Weather Satellite' Launch Falls Short
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North Korea fails to launch a weather satellite that many believe was a nuclear missile.'
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5. Terrafugia's Flying Car Steals Spotlight at NY Autoshow
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Terrafugia has shown that one of Man's oldest dreams is very much possible.
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6. New THX Engine Kicks Audio Up A Notch
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The Steerable Line Array developed by THX makes sure everyone in the room hears perfect audio.
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7. DARPA Crowdsources Advanced Humanoid Robot
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DARPA is challenging the robotics community to create an advanced humanoid robot that can perform a variety of advanced tasks.
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8. Microsoft Co-Founder Invests Big Into Brain Science
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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, known for his commitment to exploring the human brain, has thrown another $300 million at the Allen Brain Institute.
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9. Medical Lamprey-Bots In Development
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British and US scientists say their experimental lamprey-like robot will be sniffing out diseases in as soon as 5 years.
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10. US Navy's New Toy - Hydrogen Powered Jellyfish
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How exactly does one turn an invertebrate into a robot?
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11. Fukushima Fallout Reaches California Coastline
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Radioactive iodine from Fukushima has been detected in vegetation on the California end of the Pacific Ocean.
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12. NASA Launched 5-Rockets To Study High Altitude Winds
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NASA has launched 5 rockets within 80 seconds of each other to study the winds in the upper atmosphere.
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1. Chickenpox Vaccine A Success
1. Chickenpox Vaccine A Success
(Since the U.S. began routine chickenpox vaccination in 1995, the number of Americans sent to hospitals by the infection each year has dropped by more than two-thirds, government researchers reported Monday.)
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2. Smartphones Beat PC Revolution, Dot Com Boom and Social Networks in Growth.
2. Smartphones Beat PC Revolution, Dot Com Boom and Social Networks in Growth.
(Smartphone usage is officially the fastest growing technology trend of the past 3 decades.)
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3. Weird New Creatures Found in Antarctica
3. Weird New Creatures Found in Antarctica
(Several strange creatures including a psychedelic octopus have been found in frigid waters off Antarctica in one of the world’s most pristine marine environments. )
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4. Japan Disaster - Before & After Cleanup Photo Gallery
4. Japan Disaster - Before & After Cleanup Photo Gallery
(This gallery of photographs shows the widespread devestation documented shortly after the 2011 disaster, and follows it up with a shot taken in the same place 3 months later. Quite a stunning compilation!)
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5. Chimpanzees Hunt Using Spears
5. Chimpanzees Hunt Using Spears
(Chimpanzees in Senegal have been observed making and using wooden spears to hunt other primates, according to a study in the journal Current Biology.)
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6. Top 5 NASA Space Missions Of All Time
6. Top 5 NASA Space Missions Of All Time
(These are the top 5 accomplishments of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to date. We cant wait to expand this list, so get to work NASA!)
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7. How Jellyfish Work
7. How Jellyfish Work
(Jellyfish are probably some of the most unusual and mysterious creatures that you'll ever encounter.)
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8. NASA Goes Asteroid Hunting in a Zeppelin
8. NASA Goes Asteroid Hunting in a Zeppelin
(NASA goes after the fragments of an asteroid that touched down in Nevada with the help of a chartered airship.)
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1. Injured Astronaut Replaced For Next Shuttle Mission
1. Injured Astronaut Replaced For Next Shuttle Mission
(NASA is replacing the lead spacewalker for its next shuttle mission after the veteran astronaut was injured in a bike accident over the weekend, officials said Wednesday.)
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2. 1/3 Russians Think Sun Spins Around Earth
2. 1/3 Russians Think Sun Spins Around Earth
(Does the sun revolve around the Earth? One in every three Russians thinks so, a spokeswoman for state pollster VsTIOM said on Friday.)
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3. Arsenic-Munching Germ Discovered
3. Arsenic-Munching Germ Discovered
(A strange, salty lake in California has yielded an equally strange bacterium that thrives on arsenic and redefines life as we know it, researchers reported on Thursday.)
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4. Census of Modern Organisms Reveals Echo of Mass Extinction
4. Census of Modern Organisms Reveals Echo of Mass Extinction
(Paleontologists can still hear the echo of the death knell that drove the dinosaurs and many other organisms to extinction following an asteroid collision at the end of the Cretaceous Period 65 million years ago.)
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5. Secret Payload Launched On West Coast Rocket
5. Secret Payload Launched On West Coast Rocket
(The largest rocket ever launched from the U.S. West Coast blasted off on Thursday from Vandenberg Air Force Base, carrying a top secret satellite into orbit, military officials said.)
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6. Giant Crayfish Found in Tennessee
6. Giant Crayfish Found in Tennessee
(A new species of giant crayfish literally crawled out from under a rock in Tennessee, proving that large new species of animals can be found in highly populated and well-explored places, researchers said on Wednesday.)
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7. Government Shuts Off Egypt's Internet
7. Government Shuts Off Egypt's Internet
(Preliminary investigations indicate that most of the country's ISPs cut Internet access within a 20-minute period, likely at the government's behest)
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8. Libya Declares Ceasefire, Violates It
8. Libya Declares Ceasefire, Violates It
(Muammar Gaddafi's government said it was declaring a unilateral ceasefire in its offensive to crush Libya's revolt, as Western warplanes prepared to attack his forces.)
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