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1. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
1. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
(New developments in microscopy have allowed researchers to image individual bonds within a molecule — seeing down to the atom scale. )
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Category: Physics
2. Dürer's Rhinoceros
2. Dürer's Rhinoceros
(Dürer's Rhinoceros is the name commonly given to a woodcut created by German painter and printmaker Albrecht Dürer in 1515.)
Hits: 2759
Category: Documentaries
3. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
3. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
(This tiny nano bot is 4mm from end to end,can crawl through your veins locate tumors and zap it with drugs.The bot is controlled by a elecromagnetic field outside the robot that propels it forward.)
Hits: 2642
Category: Biology & Medicine
4. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
4. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
(Proof that everything is easier to learn when presented via Pokemon-style. Artist Kacie D. lovingly anthropomorphized every single element, which deserves to be converted into a children’s book. )
Hits: 2542
Category: Physics
5. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
5. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
(Shodan is the world’s first computer search engine that lets you search the Internet for computers. Find devices based on city, country, latitude/longitude, host name, operating system and IP. “Shodan is a search engine for hackers both good and bad. Sho)
Hits: 2260
Category: Technology
6. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
6. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
(New research suggests it may be possible to learn complex tasks with little to no conscious effort, just like in The Matrix. Whoa, indeed.)
Hits: 2205
Category: Technology
7. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
7. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
(Two forthcoming European Physical Journal D papers challenge established wisdom about the nature of vacuum. )
Hits: 2177
Category: Physics
8. What Are The Odds Of Existence?
8. What Are The Odds Of Existence?
(What are the odds that you exist, as you, today?)
Hits: 2037
Category: Astronomy
9. 1st Flight of a Pedaled, Wing-Flapping Plane
9. 1st Flight of a Pedaled, Wing-Flapping Plane
(August 2nd marked the first human-powered flight of an ornithopter. Wait, a what?)
Hits: 1950
Category: Technology
10. After 17 Years, Cicadas Set To Hatch This Spring
10. After 17 Years, Cicadas Set To Hatch This Spring
(After 17-years living below ground, billions of cicadas belonging to Brood II are beginning to emerge across much of the eastern United States. )
Hits: 1931
Category: Living World

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1. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
1. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
(Large parts of Canada has less gravity then normal, here are the theories why.)
Hits: 1219
Rating: 2.92
Category: Earth Sciences
2. Mysterious Monastery in the Atlantic
2. Mysterious Monastery in the Atlantic
(Nine miles off the coast of County Kerry in the west of Ireland there are two small rocky islands peeking out of the Atlantic Ocean. The larger of the two, Skellig Michael, is home to something quite extraordinary – a 1400 year old monastery which only a)
Hits: 1062
Rating: 2.92
Category: Humanity
3. NASA Gets First Look at Far Side of Sun
3. NASA Gets First Look at Far Side of Sun
(NASA's twin STEREO spacecraft are offering the first glimpse of the far side of the sun, the space agency announced.)
Hits: 863
Rating: 2.92
Category: Astronomy
4. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
4. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
(This is the story of the generational ship, the Singer of Solar Winds.)
Hits: 881
Rating: 2.91
Category: Astronomy
5. Mice on Drugs
5. Mice on Drugs
(This is an intersting and insightful interactive flash "game"... It explains about the different drugs that are abused an what they do in our brains and how they affect our neurons. )
Hits: 1028
Rating: 2.91
Category: Biology & Medicine
6. Ten Worst Tech Predictions 2009
6. Ten Worst Tech Predictions 2009
(What is it about the change from one year to the next that compels people to guess about what's going to happen? )
Hits: 893
Rating: 2.91
Category: Technology
7. Researchers Make Stem Cell Breakthrough
7. Researchers Make Stem Cell Breakthrough
(Breaking discovery of a new method to generate stem cells without the use of embryonic tissue.)
Hits: 963
Rating: 2.91
Category: Biology & Medicine
8. Transit Search Finds Super-Neptune
8. Transit Search Finds Super-Neptune
(Astronomers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics have discovered a planet somewhat larger and more massive than Neptune orbiting a star 120 light-years from Earth.)
Hits: 896
Rating: 2.91
Category: Astronomy
9. Scientists Find Huge Bed of Dino Bones
9. Scientists Find Huge Bed of Dino Bones
(Find also contains evidence of ‘catastrophic’ tropical storms that routinely wiped out creatures in the area)
Hits: 1093
Rating: 2.91
Category: Earth Sciences
10. Skating Robot
10. Skating Robot
(A robot that can skate.)
Hits: 977
Rating: 2.91
Category: Technology