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46 min ago | Tikkun Magazine

The God of Process Theology: An Interview with John Cobb

Cobb : I grew up in a religious Methodist Christian family, and when I started meeting intellectuals I realized that this was considered a rather unusual and somewhat eccentric position.


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2 hrs ago | Science Daily

Boosting the force of empty space: Theorists propose way to amplify force of vacuum fluctuations

Vacuum fluctuations may be among the most counter-intuitive phenomena of quantum physics.


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3 hrs ago | Science, Industry and Business

Quantum leap in lasers at Dartmouth brightens future for quantum computing

Dartmouth scientists and their colleagues have devised a breakthrough laser that uses a single artificial atom to generate and emit particles of light.


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3 hrs ago | EKathimerini

Greek students to carry out experiment at CERN after sharing first place in international competition

Odysseus' Comrades, a team of students from Varvakios Pilot School in Athens, have been invited to travel to CERN in Switzerland to carry out their own experiments after winning first place in the Swiss-based research organization's A'beam line for schools competition,A' together with a rival team from Dominicus College in the Dutch city of ... (more)


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3 hrs ago | RedOrbit

Mission Name Chosen For Astronaut Tim Peake:...

Image Caption: ESA astronaut Tim Peake inspecting a Russian Orlan suit during training at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Centre near Moscow.


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8 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Innovative data collection system for cancer patients developed to improve care and outcomes

An innovative new data collection system could revolutionize the way doctors provide treatment, helping them improve outcomes and decrease side effects for cancer patients, according to research being presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine .


Related Topix: Medicine, Science, Johns Hopkins University, Oncology, Health

10 hrs ago | Switched

Researchers Reveal Why Giant Black Hole's 'Galactic Fireworks' Were A Flop

Nothing. Nada. Zilch. That's what astronomers saw this spring when they trained their telescopes on the giant black hole at the Milky Way's center, hoping to see galactic fireworks as a huge gas cloud smashed into it.


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12 hrs ago | Chemistry World

The creative stimulus

In late 1922, Wolfgang Pauli took an aimless stroll through Copenhagen's beautiful streets, deep in thought.


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15 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

The Christie Hospital joins Elekta and Philips research consortium to ...

Such a system would, in principle, improve the practice of radiotherapy via real-time visualization of cancer targets.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

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Let's look at the facts. In this michael kors outlet online movie, aliens came here with their technologically advanced warships and wiped out our planet's jet fighters in nine minutes.


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Scientific American

Proton Spin Mystery Gains a New Clue

Protons have a constant spin that is an intrinsic particle property like mass or charge.


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Science Daily

Understanding graphene's electrical properties on an atomic level

Graphene, a material that consists of a lattice of carbon atoms, one atom thick, is widely touted as being the most electrically conductive material ever studied.


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Psychology Today

Dreams and the many worlds interpretation of quantum physics

So much rubbish has been written about consciousness and quantum physics that I hesitate to wade into the morass.


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Ultrafast X-ray Laser Research Sheds New Light...

Image Caption: An artistic view of the electron transfer inside an iodomethane molecule.


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'Manhattan' star Rachel Brosnahan would love to meet rumored ladies' man Robert Oppenheimer

WGN America will debut its second original scripted series, "Manhattan," on July 27. In preparation for the 1940s period drama, which surrounds the scientists tasked with developing the atomic bomb in New Mexico -- and their in-the-dark families -- Zap2it caught up with the cast for a Q&A about their new show.


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Bioscience, flies, and the future of teleportation

In pondering how rapidly animal, plant, microbial, viral, and human genetic and regulatory sequences travel around the world over wireless and fiber optic networks, I'm transported back to the sci-fi movie The Fly I watched as a boy.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Science

KISU-TV Pocatello

Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The

This series helps teachers demystify physics by showing students what it looks like.


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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Wireless Design & Development

Future Electronics May Depend on Lasers, Not Quartz

Nearly all electronics require devices called oscillators that create precise frequencies-frequencies used to keep time in wristwatches or to transmit reliable signals to radios.


Related Topix: Watches, Science, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Is our universe a bubble in the multiverse?

Researchers at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics are working to bring the multiverse hypothesis - we are living in one universe of many - into the realm of testable science.


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Monterey County Herald

Salinas teacher's emotional return to Nepal captured in documentary

SALINAS >> When he returned to the remote village in the mountains of Nepal, Phil Deutschle expected that bad news might be waiting.


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