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Engineered 'Glue' Helps Wounds Heal Faster

By Jesse Emspak, Contributing writer<p>Published: 02/20/2014 03:58 PM EST on LiveScience<p>In the movies, superheroes' and vampires' wounds heal so quickly that life-threatening cuts and gashes close up in minutes. These super healing abilities may be out of reach, but researchers in Switzerland have now …

You Can Pay Via Fingerprint With Samsung's Latest Phone

The company teamed up with PayPal to bring biometric scanning to its Galaxy S5<p>At Mobile World Congress today, Samsung announced the latest version of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5. If it's anything like the S4, lots of people will buy it. Since it has a larger number in the front, it will …

Cross-Laminated Timber is the Most Advanced Building Material

Cross-Laminated Timber Continues to Impress Builders and Engineers<p>On a cloudy day in early October, the architect Andrew Waugh circles the base of a nondescript apartment tower in Shoreditch, a neighborhood in East London. Shoreditch suffered heavily during the blitz of World War II—“urban renewal, …

Be Kind to Your Employees, but Don’t Always Be Nice

At 39, I was the CEO of a company with a few hundred employees. Depending on the day and the employee you asked, I’d rate anywhere from a zero to a seven on the unkindness scale (10 being a tyrant). I’d guess that I normally hovered around 4.5. I doubt anyone would have rated me a 10—that takes a …

Wednesday Sector Leaders: Precious Metals, Grocery & Drug Stores

In trading on Wednesday, precious metals shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 1.9%. Leading the group were shares of Gold Resource (GORO), up about 8.7% and shares of Entree Gold (EGI) up about 7.8% on the day.<p>Also showing relative strength are grocery & drug stores shares, up on …

Malaysia Airlines plane crash exposes alarming flaw in airline security: over one billion flights made last year without stolen-passport check

More than a billion air journeys were taken last year without the passengers’ details being checked against a stolen-passport database, Interpol said …

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In Ukraine, Russia Can’t Lose

I have a confession to make: I haven’t been all that interested in the ongoing developments in Ukraine.<p>Maybe it’s because, having grown up in the …

Malaysia: No debris at location in China images

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia's civil aviation chief says there were no signs of the missing Malaysian jetliner at the location depicted in satellite images published by the Chinese government.<p>Chinese authorities had suggested the images showed possible wreckage from the Malaysia Airlines …

CIA emails reveal tension

Internal Central Intelligence Agency emails detail misgivings about an in-house review of aggressive, Bush-era interrogations of terrorism suspects and show how that inquiry was curtailed by a separate Justice Department probe, according to the documents obtained by POLITICO.<p>The emails appear to …

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Some street, some landscape and the Zeiss 24-70mm F4 FE

A dinner in town with work presented an opportunity to try out the 35mm F2.8 Zeiss lens and the A7 at 5000 ISO. I’m impressed by the performance of …