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    Monday Feb 8 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The 3-D-printed parts of the biomimetic liver tissue include: liver cells derived from human induced pluripotent stem cells , endothelial and mesenchymal supporing cells , and the resulting organized combination of multiple cell types . - Chen Laboratory, UC San Diego The 3-D-printed parts of the biomimetic liver tissue include: liver cells derived from human induced pluripotent stem cells , endothelial and mesenchymal supporing cells , and the resulting organized combination of multiple cell types .

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  2. Carbon Dioxide From the Air Converted Into MethanolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Slashdot

    Zothecula writes: The danger posed by rising levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide has seen many schemes proposed to remove a proportion it from the air. Rather than simply capture this greenhouse gas and bury it in the ground, though, many experiments have managed to transform CO2 into useful things like carbon nanofibers or even fuels, such as diesel.

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    Monday Feb 8 | Slashdot

    They think that understanding wolf howls could help improve wolf conservation and management programs.

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  4. An icky new hero: Roach-like robots may help in disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Repulsive as they may be, roaches have the remarkable ability to squish their bodies down to one quarter their normal size, yet still scamper at lightning speed. Also, they can withstand 900 times their body weight without being hurt.

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  5. Flexibility Is Key to Material HandlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Assembly

    Easily configured, the VarioFlow plus chain conveyor is designed for a wide range of applications, such as transporting small items to workstations, or moving large products over complex routes or through limited-space environments. Using Creform components, engineers can quickly design and assembly a variety of common structures, including flow racks, workstations, stands, display boards, carts and AGVs.

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  6. Ashdown launch the New Aaa Evo RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bass Player

    Over recent years, the trend amongst bass players buying combos has been to go for the lightest thing available, but practicality sometimes comes with a compromise to the sound. Traditionally, more weight meant better quality and more tone... The NEW Ashdown AAA EVO Range has maintained its build quality and durability and by utilising a new lightweight ply-wood construction; has dramatically cut the weight but not the tone.

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  7. This could be the first case of a man killed by a meteoriteRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Albany Times Union

    Indian authorities inspect the site of a suspected meteorite landing on February 7, 2016 in Vellore district in southern Tamil Nadu state in an impact that killed a bus driver and injured three others on February 6. less Indian authorities inspect the site of a suspected meteorite landing on February 7, 2016 in Vellore district in southern Tamil Nadu state in an impact that killed a bus driver and injured three others on ... more Indian authorities inspect the site of a suspected meteorite landing on February 7, 2016 in Vellore district in southern Tamil Nadu state in an impact that killed a bus driver and injured three others on February 6. If proven, it would be the first such death in recorded history.

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  8. Patent No. 1171306A: Method Of Dealcoholizing BeerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Brookston Beer Bulletin

    Today in 1916, US Patent 1171306 A was issued, an invention of William Becker and Daniel Hayden Montgomery, for their "Method of Dealcoholizing Beer." There's no Abstract, although in the description it includes this summary: 1. The herein described method of dealcoholizing beverages, the same consisting in raising the temperature of a charge of such beverage to substantially 167 F., then converting the charge into spray to permit it to give off its alcohol, then raising the charge a ain to a temperature no higher than at rst, then repeating this process, and finally cooling the product and conducting it to a point of storage.

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  9. Gold Tops $1,200 for First Time Since June as Haven Demand RisesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

    Gold surged above $1,200 an ounce for the first time since June, extending a rally that's made the metal the best performing commodity this year, as a global share rout spurs haven demand. Bullion for immediate delivery gained as much as 0.4 percent to $1,193.53, and traded at $1,191.02 at 8:16 a.m. in Singapore, according to Bloomberg generic pricing.

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  10. Australia Raises Wheat Crop Estimate as Grain Quality SlipsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

    Output totaled 24.2 million metric tons in 2015-16, the Australian Bureau of Agricultural & Resource Economics & Sciences said in a report on Tuesday. That compares with 24 million tons forecast in December and 23.1 million tons a year earlier, bureau data show.

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  11. Aircraft Carbon Emissions Rules Proposed by United Nations PanelRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

    A United Nations panel endorsed limits on carbon pollution from commercial jetliners, a move aimed at slowing one of the fastest-growing sources of emissions from transportation. The proposed standards, which target carbon dioxide emissions, still need to be approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization's 36-State Governing Council.

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  12. Suzlon Creates New Shares as $4.95 Million of Bonds ConvertedRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

    Suzlon Energy Ltd., India's biggest wind turbine maker, created 19.3 million new shares to cover convertible bonds that were exchanged for equity, according to a filing to the National Stock Exchange. The company based in Pune now has 5.02 billion shares outstanding after foreign currency convertible bonds with a face value of $4.95 million were retired, the filing showed.

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  13. TRAI rejects Facebook's Free Basics in India; Mark Zuckerberg says, disappointed but will not give upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | India.com

    Washington, Feb 9 : Expressing disappointment on India's decision on net neutrality, Facebook founder and chief Mark Zuckerberg has said he is committed to keep working to break down connectivity barriers in India and around the world. "Internet.Org has many initiatives, and we will keep working until everyone has access to the internet," Zuckerberg said in a post on the Facebook yesterday, his first reaction to the ruling of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on net neutrality.

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  14. Russian e-commerce: domestic sales slump, Chinese imports soarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Internet Retailer

    Consumers now spend more time with online retail on mobile devices than desktop and laptop PCs. Read key data on mobile commerce sales, traffic, conversion, devices, marketing and more.

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  15. eBay Inc (EBAY) Shares Bought by Equity Investment Corp GARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Equity Investment Corp GA increased its stake in shares of eBay Inc by 0.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 4,451,191 shares of the e-commerce company's stock after buying an additional 1,677 shares during the period.

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  16. Facebook auctions continue to surge in popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Examiner.com

    One of the hottest things on social media right now is Facebook auctions. While Craigslist is still going strong, people are just falling in love with Facebook auctions.

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  17. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC Has $709,000 Position in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Gateway Investment Advisers LLC decreased its position in shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. by 56.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The firm owned 247,092 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer's stock after selling 319,406 shares during the period.

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  18. Justice, Homeland Security probe hack of U.S. agency employee dataRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Justice Department are investigating a claim that personal data related to thousands of DHS and FBI employees was hacked and has been posted online, an agency spokesman said on Monday. The tech website Motherboard reported on Sunday that a hacker, who Motherboard said wished to remain anonymous, intended to dump onto the Internet names, job titles, email addresses and official phone numbers of over 9,000 DHS employees and another 20,000 Federal Bureau of Investigation workers.

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  19. Snug as a bug: the hated cockroach inspires a helpful robotRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational.

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  20. Hackers publish contact info of 20,000 FBI employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CNN

    Hackers, making good on a threat, published contact information for 20,000 FBI employees Monday afternoon, just one day after posting similar data on almost 10,000 Department of Homeland Security employees. The hackers, tweeting from the account @DotGovs, claim they obtained the details by hacking into a Department of Justice database.

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