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#861 Nov 14, 2012
MikeF wrote:
NASA animation of a galaxy birth:
http://www.businessinsider.com/marvelous-nasa...
That one popped on my (highly customized) home page.

Kewl!

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#862 Nov 19, 2012
http://phys.org/news/2012-11-quantum-teleport...
Now for the first time, physicists have demonstrated quantum teleportation by entangling two remote macroscopic atomic ensembles, each with a radius of about 1 mm.

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#863 Nov 28, 2012

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#864 Nov 28, 2012
Lil Ticked wrote:
http://phys.org/news/2012-11-q uantum-teleportation-atomic-en sembles.html
Now for the first time, physicists have demonstrated quantum teleportation by entangling two remote macroscopic atomic ensembles, each with a radius of about 1 mm.
So how long before we see something like this:

http://www.lolroflmao.com/2012/04/04/dont-bea...

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#865 Nov 28, 2012
*AHEM*

Sorry about that last one.

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#866 Nov 29, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
*AHEM*
Sorry about that last one.
Pretty funny actually.

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#867 Nov 29, 2012
Here's a good one to show the kids in your family.

http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/voyager/fin...

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#868 Nov 29, 2012
nanoanomaly wrote:
Here's a good one to show the kids in your family.
http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/voyager/fin...
That is pretty cool.

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#869 Nov 29, 2012
nanoanomaly wrote:
Here's a good one to show the kids in your family.
http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/voyager/fin...
Sweet!

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#870 Nov 30, 2012
Noticed this. Water ice on Mercury...

http://www.latimes.com/news/science/la-sci-me...

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#871 Nov 30, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
Noticed this. Water ice on Mercury...
http://www.latimes.com/news/science/la-sci-me...
Fascinating!

This is confusing though: "Then Paige's team used topographic data from the altimeter to construct a heat map of the surface."

Why would you use an altimeter to measure temperature?

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#872 Nov 30, 2012
Doctors communicate with vegetative patient using an fMRI machine.

http://www2.electronicproducts.com/Doctors_co...

If true, WOW!

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#873 Nov 30, 2012
MikeF wrote:
<quoted text>
Fascinating!
This is confusing though: "Then Paige's team used topographic data from the altimeter to construct a heat map of the surface."
Why would you use an altimeter to measure temperature?
That puzzled me, too. I do not know.

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#874 Nov 30, 2012
MikeF wrote:
Doctors communicate with vegetative patient using an fMRI machine.
http://www2.electronicproducts.com/Doctors_co...
If true, WOW!
Yipe.

If that proves out, it won't half set the cat among the pigeons.

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#875 Dec 3, 2012
Sort of related to evolution.
http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/338173

DNA double helix photographed

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#876 Dec 6, 2012
High-Voltage DC Breakthrough Could Boost Renewable Energy

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/energ...

Interesting but the article does skip right over the problem of entrenched AC devices and the inevitable losses in converting DC to AC to support those legacy devices.

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#877 Dec 6, 2012
nanoanomaly wrote:
Here's a good one to show the kids in your family.
http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/voyager/fin...
These Voyagers give me goosebumps and not a little pride. Not bad, eh?

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#878 Dec 10, 2012

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#879 Dec 11, 2012
Lil Ticked wrote:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v =Zt9rvaijpPYXX
FART SCIENCE .
Ah! Fartology. Interesting.

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#880 Dec 12, 2012
Drilling begins at lake hidden beneath Antarctic

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment...

Interesting as it relates to the possibility of life on Europa.

I liked the caption under the one picture:
"The site is extremely remote"
Ya think???

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