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The Most Amazing Science And Technology Images Of The Year

We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure<p>Each week at <i>Popular Science</i>, the staff scours the web for the most amazing images from the realms of science and technology. We liked this year's weekly gallery images so much that we compiled our favorite visualizations, …

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50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended images represent 50 years of different times, styles and specialisms – showcasing some of the …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the winners of this year’s international astronomy photography competition. The observatory’s annual free exhibition, which opened on Thursday, showcases these dazzling images of the sky, ranging from within our solar system to far into deep space. …

Women May Finally Go Through One Of The US Army's Most Grueling Training Courses

"Right now we're going through the deliberate planning process, identifying volunteers, and selecting them over the next few months," Lt. Col. Alayne Conway, an Army spokeswoman, told The Times. "In January, we'll determine the feasibility of conducting an assessment of the Ranger course in the …

All these effing geniuses: Ezra Klein, expert-driven journalism, and the phony Washington consensus

<b>Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Newt Gingrich (AP/Reuters/Tannen Maury/Saul Loeb/John Duricka/photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Ezra Klein and his data brigade think political science will save us. But expert opinion is why we’re in this mess<p>Thomas Frank<p>September 14, 2014 11:00am (UTC)<p>In a recent article on Vox, …

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Woman Grows A Nose On Her Spine After Stem Cell Experiment

And other reasons not to mess around with unproven therapies<p>Eight years ago, doctors took nasal tissue samples and grafted them onto the spines of 20 quadriplegics. The idea was that stem cells within the nasal tissue might turn into neurons that could help repair the damaged spinal cord, and the …

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We could travel to new worlds in NASA's starship Enterprise

UPS researching delivery drones that could compete with Amazon's Prime Air

Flying parcel-carriers are the next logical frontier for delivery companies<p>Amazon made headlines Sunday night when it announced it was working on small drones that could someday deliver customers packages in half an hour or less. But the e-commerce giant isn’t the only company researching how to …

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

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