Logan Gaboury

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'Good guy' virus kills bacteria

Bacteriophages kill about half the bacteria on Earth every day. Dr Karl explains how nature's guided missiles can treat common diseases.<p>There have …

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Is Earth headed for its sixth mass extinction? - Futurity

The loss and decline of animals, caused by humans, is contributing to what appears to be the early days of Earth's sixth mass biological extinction …

Plantwatch: All in good time

There was news in the media earlier this month that the long run of warm weather this year had brought on the seasons so early that there were now signs of autumn emerging.<p>Apparently, red berries had ripened on hawthorn trees and holly bushes, sycamore seeds had turned brown and beech nuts had …

Methane release likely caused mystery crater on Yamal peninsula

A science team measured methane concentrations up to 50,000 times standard levels inside the crater.<p><b>UPDATE July 31, 2014.</b> Stories are popping up fast …

'Extreme solar storm' could have pulled the plug on Earth

Satellites, power and water supplies would have been hit if billion-ton plasma cloud had erupted from sun a week earlier<p>The date of 23 July 2012 could have been the day the lights went out, along with suddenly not-so-smart phones, computers, satellite transmissions, GPS navigation systems, …

Cancer Vaccine Exists, Goes Unused

The HPV vaccine could prevent thousands of people every year from getting cancer. But a new CDC report says most children still do not receive it.<p>Every 20 minutes a person in the U.S. is diagnosed with with a human-papilloma virus-associated cancer. Most of those cancers could be prevented with an …

Nasa sets aside $25 million for instruments necessary for the 'search for life beyond Earth'

The ice-covered moon of Europa is often considered to be one of our best chances for finding alien life in the Solar System - and it seems that Nasa …

Who Or What Left This 60,000-Ton Ancient Artifact Under The Sea?

Shall we take bets on how the ancient-alien conspiracy theorists will spin this one?<p>Put on your tin-foil hats and special anti-Illuminati underwear. A recently discovered mysterious ancient rock structure under the Sea of Galilee, possibly built in the same era as Stonehenge, has archaeologists …

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This App Can Make Anyone A Video Game Designer

Draw the design for a level on graph paper, and Pixel Press can translate it into a real, playable game<p>Who hasn't sat on the couch at the end of a marathon gaming session and wondered what it would be like to make a game rather than just play one? With Pixel Press, anyone can do both—no coding …