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Cutest Dinosaur Ever Found?
Posted on November 27, 2013 at 01:40:46 pm
Dinosaurs, traditionally, are big and fierce. But researchers have unearthed a perfectly preserved skeleton of a baby dinosaur thatís more Disney than dangerous-looking

Inexpensive 'Nano-Camera' Can Operate at the Speed of Light
Posted on November 26, 2013 at 10:11:15 pm
A $500 "nano-camera" that can operate at the speed of light has been developed by researchers in the MIT Media Lab

Guard Dogs Reduce Killing of Threatened Species
Posted on November 26, 2013 at 10:04:06 am
Research revealed that livestock guarding dogs eliminated livestock losses from predators on 91% of the farms studied, with each farmer saving over $3,000 per year due to the reduction in killed livestock.

Lowering Stand Density Reduces Mortality of Ponderosa Pine Stands
Posted on November 26, 2013 at 09:35:42 am
As trees grow larger in even-aged stands, competition develops among them. Competition weakens trees, as they contend for soil moisture, nutrients, and sunlight

Mach 1000 Shock Wave Lights Supernova Remnant
Posted on November 25, 2013 at 05:18:33 pm
When a star explodes as a supernova, it shines brightly for a few weeks or months before fading away. Yet the material blasted outward from the explosion still glows hundreds or thousands of years later

Archaeological Discoveries Confirm Early Date of Buddha's Life
Posted on November 25, 2013 at 03:12:29 pm
Archaeologists working in Nepal have uncovered evidence of a structure at the birthplace of the Buddha dating to the sixth century B.C

10,000-Year-Old House Uncovered Outside Jerusalem
Posted on November 25, 2013 at 01:00:35 pm
With range of dramatic finds in excavations ahead of highway expansion, archaeologists trace 10 millennia of human development

Comet Could Bring Spectacular Sky Show
Posted on November 25, 2013 at 08:38:58 am
As Comet ISON hurtles toward the sun, its million-year-long journey through our solar system may end with its violent death ó or a spectacular sky show

Computer Searches Web 24/7 to Analyze Images and Teach Itself Common Sense
Posted on November 24, 2013 at 07:19:43 pm
A computer program called the Never Ending Image Learner (NEIL) is running 24 hours a day at Carnegie Mellon University, searching the Web for images

Medieval Origins of Debate On Classroom Beatings
Posted on November 24, 2013 at 06:20:30 pm
The connection between formal education and corporal punishment is a venerable and persistent one


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