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NASA predicts imminent discovery of alien life

Written by Dr Michael Salla on July 30, 2015. Posted in science and technology<p>On Tuesday, Dr. John Grunsfeld, head of NASA’s Science Mission …

Oscar Pistorius trial: Verdict in murder trial due

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1107000/1107633_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1537707833_a8d30d69e0a3d4c654782c239272ce80<p><b>The judge in the Oscar Pistorius trial has cleared him of murder, but has left it to Friday to announce whether the athlete is guilty of culpable</b> …

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A nice, bright smile: Scientists use lasers to regrow teeth

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists have come up with a bright idea - literally - to repair teeth.<p>A dentist extracts a tooth from a patient at a dental clinic in Sabanilla near San Jose in this November 1, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate/Files<p>And they say their concept - using laser light …

The Five Biggest Threats To Human Existence

The big and bad crises that could wipe out humanity<p>In the daily hubbub of current “crises” facing humanity, we forget about the many generations we hope are yet to come. Not those who will live 200 years from now, but 1,000 or 10,000 years from now. I use the word “hope” because we face risks, …

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The Big Picture: Preparing for the Moon

During the Apollo program, NASA sent many of its astronauts to Hawaii's Big Island for field training in the run up to missions. The surface of the Moon isn't an environment that's easy to replicate, and the volcanic island chain's barren, rocky terrain is as close as it gets on earth. The picture …

Shark Skin Will Inspire Faster Swimsuits and Airplanes

Using a 3D printer, scientists build an artificial skin with microscopic features similar to a shark's.<p><b>Sharks are known for their jaws lined with razor-sharp teeth</b>, but their skin also contributes to their ferocity. It's covered with tooth-like scales—structures known as denticles that make shark …

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