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Major Breakthrough Creates First-Ever Cyclocarbon, a Ring of Pure Carbon Atoms

Interesting Engineering - 12 hours 6 min ago

Researchers have finally synthesized the elusive cyclocarbon, the theoretical molecule whose structure holds the potential for many novel and important properties for science and industrial applications.
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7 Amazing Ways Companies Use AI to Recruit Employees

Interesting Engineering - 12 hours 14 min ago

AI is set to revolutionize many industries in the future and recruitment is no exception.
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BESSY II Helps Berlin Researchers Unlock Secrets of Egyptian Invisible Ink

Interesting Engineering - 12 hours 33 min ago

We may now be able to read ancient papyri that have been waiting to be decoded for over a century.
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Major Coal Plant Closures Show How Coal Industry Is Dying Faster Than Expected

Interesting Engineering - 15 hours 27 min ago

Coal plant closings are increasing in the United States, but this year will see some of the country's heaviest emitters of greenhouse gases shut down as alternative sources like renewables continue to drop in price relative to coal.
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Iceland's First Glacier Lost to Climate Change Will Have a Monument Intended to Redirect Us

Interesting Engineering - 15 hours 38 min ago

Iceland has lost its first glacier to climate change and the metal memorial erected in its honor should signal more than memories as we continue to navigate climate change.
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A Growing Number of Americans Are Alarmed about Global Warming

Scientific American - 16 hours 2 min ago
But many more should be

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Shedding light on how the human eye perceives brightness

Science Daily Top Science - Sun, 2019-08-18 21:16
Scientists are shedding new light on the importance of light-sensing cells in the retina that process visual information. The researchers isolated the functions of melanopsin cells and demonstrated their crucial role in the perception of visual environment. This ushers in a new understanding of the biology of the eye and how visual information is processed.
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Our Ethics Must Catch Up with Our Increasingly Powerful Technology

Scientific American - Sun, 2019-08-18 21:00
Humanity is like a teenager trying to control a 500-horsepower Ferrari

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Elon Musk Tweets About Tesla Solar Relaunch's Major Savings

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 19:55

The new product will save customers up to $500 a year in electricity bills.
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Elon Musk Tweets About Tesla Solar Relaunch's Major Savings

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 19:55

The new product will save customers up to $500 a year in electricity bills.
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Does Drinking Chamomile Tea Really Help People Fall Asleep?

Live Science - Sun, 2019-08-18 19:19
Does drinking chamomile tea actually make people sleepy?
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9 Interesting and Fun Facts About the Statue of Liberty

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 19:13

Here is what you need to know about one of the most iconic and recognizable structures in the world.
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9 Interesting and Fun Facts About the Statue of Liberty

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 19:13

Here is what you need to know about one of the most iconic and recognizable structures in the world.
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Murray Gell-Mann’s ‘totalitarian principle’ is the modern version of Plato’s plenitude

Science News - Sun, 2019-08-18 19:00
The ancient principle of plenitude is reborn in the modern belief that whatever can exist must exist.
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Top U.S. Medical Centers Roll Out DNA Sequencing Clinics for Healthy Clients

Scientific American - Sun, 2019-08-18 19:00
Patients can pay hundreds to thousands of dollars to screen for genetic health risks

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Bill Nye Explains the Science Behind The Solar Sails That Could Revolutionize Space Travel

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 18:48

The CEO of the Planetary Society explains how they use light from the sun to travel to the stars.
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Bill Nye Explains the Science Behind The Solar Sails That Could Revolutionize Space Travel

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 18:48

The CEO of the Planetary Society explains how they use light from the sun to travel to the stars.
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China Successfully Launches Dragon 1 Rocket in Response to the Commercial Satellite Boom

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 18:06

The Dragon-1 successfully delivered three satellites into Low Earth Orbit.
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China Successfully Launches Dragon 1 Rocket in Response to the Commercial Satellite Boom

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 18:06

The Dragon-1 successfully delivered three satellites into Low Earth Orbit.
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New Endoscope Captures 3D Images of Objects Smaller than a Cell

Interesting Engineering - Sun, 2019-08-18 17:58

The novel device's tip measures a mere 200 microns across.
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