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2013 Travel Weekly Travel Industry Survey: Travel Weekly

I'm sure you've come across those images: At first glance, it appears to be a soft-focus photograph of a familiar subject. But when you look closely, …

Travel Industry

Met Office three-month forecast was 'not helpful'

<b>The Met Office has admitted issuing advice to government that was "not helpful" during last year's remarkable switch in weather patterns.</b><p>Between March and April 2012, the UK experienced an extraordinary shift from high pressure and drought to low pressure and downpours.<p>But the Met Office said the …


5 Steps to Better Referral Selling

There are many sales strategies, but none as effective as referral selling. Here are five tips to sell more without cold calling.

Referrals: the best new business you can get

Hands down, the best new leads come from referrals. These prospects are likely to be highly qualified, since someone close to you thinks they might …

Scientists develop biological transistor that can command living cells

Fully biological computers are getting closer to reality. Scientists at Stanford University today announced they have created a new type of transistor, the most basic part of a computer (and almost all other modern electronics), that is made entirely using genetic material, and works inside of …

Scientists create transistor-like biological device

Scientists have used biological tissue to recreate one of the main components of a modern computer inside living cells.<p>The biological device behaves …

This weird green rock is from Mercury, and it's unlike any other meteorite ever found on Earth.