Science and Technology

China Unveils Gene Technology To Create Muscular Superhumans

EXPRESS - July 17, 2017: The dogs, which are test tube bred in a lab, have twice the muscle mass of their natural counterparts and are considerably stronger and faster. The ...
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Store A Movie In Bacteria DNA

LATIMES - July 12, 2017: You might call it the smallest movie ever made. This week, a team of scientists report that they have successfully embedded a short film into ...
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Russia’s New Weapon: Lasers To Shoot Down Enemy Drones

EXPRESS - June 23, 2017: Russian scientists have developed technology capable of zapping enemy drones by laser while also remotely recharging friendly Russian unmanned flyers in the sky.  The drone-zapping ...
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US Zumwalt-Class Destroyer, Electromagnetic Signature Button

WIKIWAND - June 21, 2017: The Zumwalt-class destroyer is a class of United States Navy guided missile destroyers designed as multi-mission stealth ships with a focus on land attack. The class ...
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Russian Navy Gets Magic Ship Demagnetizing Button

SPUTNIKNEWS - June 21, 2017: Russian sailors are now able to distort and mask their ships’ electromagnetic portrait with just one click of a button to make them less vulnerable ...
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Cancer Treatment Fast-Tracked To Market By US Drug Agency

SPUTNIKNEWS - June 13, 2017: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved cancer treatment drug Keytruda for all types of cancer carrying a specific genetic feature, or biomarker, ...
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Pentagon Throws Weight Behind Interception-Proof Laser Communication

BATTLEFORWORLD - May 31, 2017: In the 1960s American scientists suggested that lasers, which produced narrow intense beams of light, could one day be used for Earth and interplanetary communication ...
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Scientists May Have Accidentally Discovered The Cause For Alopecia

MSM - May 29, 2017: Hair loss is a problem experienced by countless men and women, and as with any dilemma, figuring out the root cause is key to solving ...
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Babies From Skin Cells?

NYTIMES - May 16, 2017: Nearly 40 years after the world was jolted by the birth of the first test-tube baby, a new revolution in reproductive technology is on the ...
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MIR – The Soviet Union’s Space Station

WIKIPEDIA - May 14, 2017: Mir (Russian: Мир, IPA: [ˈmʲir]; lit. peace or world) was a space station that operated in low Earth orbit from 1986 to 2001, run by ...
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Skylab – The United States’ Space Station

WIKIPEDIA – May 14, 2017:  Skylab was the United States' first space station, orbiting Earth from 1973 to 1979, when it fell back to Earth amid huge worldwide media attention ...
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Russia To Create Powerful Plasma Rocket Engine – Roscosmos

SPUTNIKNEWS - May 13, 2017: A Russian rocket engine company, the Kurchatov Institute, with the assistance of a major research and development institute, will work on a project to create ...
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HIV Eliminated From Animals In ‘Humanized Model’

GENENGNEWS - May 2, 2017: Due to their innate nature to hide away and remain latent for extended periods of time, HIV infections have proven notoriously difficult to eliminate. Yet now, ...
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Human Skin Stem Cells And The Ageing Process

NCBI - May 2, 2017:  In healthy individuals, skin integrity is maintained by epidermal stem cells which self-renew and generate daughter cells that undergo terminal differentiation. Despite accumulation of senescence markers ...
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Mind-Control Confirmed

DAILYMAIL - April 18, 2017: Mark Zuckerberg has unveiled Facebook's augmented reality system - and confirmed rumours the firm is developing a 'mind control' brain interface.  He also hinted at ...
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Mind-Reading Machine Turns Thoughts Into Words

INDEPENDENT - April 18, 2017: A device that can read people’s minds by detecting their brainwaves has been developed in a breakthrough that could eventually enable people with “locked-in syndrome” ...
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Scientists Grow Eye Cells In Lab To Fix Corneas

MERCURYNEWS - April 17, 2017:  Lab-grown cells could refurbish diseased or damaged eyes. A Stanford research team has created a potentially powerful new way to fix damaged corneas — a ...
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Russian Breakthroughs In Space Science

TASS - April 13, 2017: Russia has announced that "competitive breakthrough products are to emerge in the coming ten years - advanced materials, components, new types of rockets and a ...
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US Military Pursues Brain-Stimulating Technologies

US MILITARY - April 4, 2017: At a conference near Washington, D.C., in February, the commander of all Navy special operations units made an unusual request to industry: Develop and ...
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UFO Drone Seats Two Passengers And Reaches 120mph

DAILYMAIL - March 28, 2017: Designed by Pierpaolo Lazzarini from Italian company Jet Capsule, the drone seats two people and is powered by eight electric engines that have a battery ...
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Chicken Strips Cultivated From Cells In Lab

WSJ - March 15, 2017:  A Bay Area food-technology startup says it has successfully developed the world’s first chicken strip grown from self-reproducing cells without so much as ruffling a ...
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Russia’s Next-Gen Stealth Bomber – Tupolev Tu-170

SPUTNIKNEWS - February 24, 2017: Developers of the Russian new-generation strategic bomber, known as the Advanced Long-Range Aviation Complex (PAK DA), have defended the preliminary design of the project, according ...
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Regenerative Medicine – Scientists Create Living Organs

NEWSWEEK - May 19, 2008: To visit Wake Forest University's institute for Regenerative Medicine is to enter a surreal world where scientists create living organs—hearts, bladders and even kidneys—that function ...
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Scientists Softening Stance On DNA Editing Of Human Eggs, Sperm, Embryos

YAHOO - February 14, 2017: Powerful gene editing tools may one day be used on human embryos, eggs and sperm to remove genes that cause inherited diseases, according to a ...
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