Natnael Biruk

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Silicon-based nanoparticles could make LEDs cheaper, greener to produce

(Phys.org) —Light-emitting diodes, or LEDs, are the most efficient and environmentally friendly light bulbs on the market. But they come at a higher …

Biggest Startup Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

No matter the industry or your experience, launching a new company is a risky endeavor. Forbes contributor Tom Taulli reached out to some successful founders and asked what lesson they advise entrepreneurs to keep in mind.

Japan investigates ghost ships with dead bodies washing ashore

Twenty-five badly decomposed corpses aboard 11 small vessels may have been defectors from North Korea<p>The remains of 25 people have been found aboard 11 wooden boats that have washed up on the coast of northern Japan in the last two months.<p>Several of the dilapidated vessels bore Korean characters …

Newly published FBI request shines light on National Security Letters

An ISP has released the first unredacted National Security Letter attachment ever made public, exposing just how much access US law enforcement asks for in its secretive letters. In 2004, the FBI requested that Nicholas Merrill and his former ISP, the Calyx Internet Access Corporation, submit …

Can clean energy save the gorillas of Virunga National Park?

<b>Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo (CNN) —</b> We're surrounded by shades of deep green, hiking up hill, following the rhythmic sound of machete slicing a small path through thick forest.<p>"We're two minutes away now," says Virunga National Park's southern sector head Innocent …

First Picked, Last to Leave

Do you remember Ramona/ Ramón Clover? Well, he has a new baby brother and his name is Ernest Plunkett.<br>I promised Bernadette, his mama, pick of the …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1. British MPs will vote on Wednesday whether to launch airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria.</b> It comes after Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn granted his party a free vote on the issue after much speculation.<p><b>2. The FTSE 100 money manager Aberdeen Asset Management released its final results,</b> and the …

Archeologists Are Now '90 Percent Sure' Tutankhamun’s Tomb Has A Secret Chamber

Since archeologists cracked open his tomb at the Valley of the Kings in 1922, Tutankhamun has been the poster boy for ancient Egypt. Despite this, we …

‘Too dumb’: Ex-US intelligence chief blames Iraq War, poor strategy for rise of ISIS

The former commander of US Special Forces in Afghanistan and Iraq said that without the Iraq war, the Islamic State wouldn’t exist today, according …

Ted Cruz Talks About Condoms And His College Days. It Goes As Well As You'd Expect.

“Last I checked, we don’t have a rubber shortage in America."<p>BETTENDORF, Iowa -- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) left little to the imagination Monday evening when answering a question about contraception at an Iowa town hall.<p>When a voter asked the Texas senator about his thoughts on “making contraception …