Japan (JAXA) Successfully Transmits Wireless Power to Build Orbital Solar Farm

JAXA sent 1.8 kilowatts of electricity 170 feet through the air, in the form of microwave radiation. “This was the first time anyone has managed... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T21:14:37+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1666" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/japan-jaxa-successfully-transmits-wireless-power-to-build-orbital-solar-farm/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1666"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/japan-jaxa-successfully-transmits-wireless-power-to-build-orbital-solar-farm/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1666"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/japan-jaxa-successfully-transmits-wireless-power-to-build-orbital-solar-farm/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/japan-jaxa-successfully-transmits-wireless-power-to-build-orbital-solar-farm/" data-text="Japan (JAXA) Successfully Transmits Wireless Power to Build Orbital... #energy #japan #jaxa" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/japan-jaxa-successfully-transmits-wireless-power-to-build-orbital-solar-farm/"; reddit_title="Japan (JAXA) Successfully Transmits Wireless Power to Build Orbital Solar Farm";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1666"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Bracewell’s Last Interview: Have Scientists Died Out?

Dr. Ronald Bracewell gave his last interview during the destruction of the Bracewell Observatory at Stanford University (March 10, 2006). Bracewell was a renowned... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T20:51:18+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1659" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/bracewells-last-interview-have-scientists-died-out/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1659"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/bracewells-last-interview-have-scientists-died-out/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1659"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/bracewells-last-interview-have-scientists-died-out/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/bracewells-last-interview-have-scientists-died-out/" data-text="Bracewell’s Last Interview: Have Scientists Died... #astronomy #bracewell #bracewellobservatory" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/bracewells-last-interview-have-scientists-died-out/"; reddit_title="Bracewell’s Last Interview: Have Scientists Died Out?";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1659"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Meteorite Impact May Have Triggered Life on Earth

Did life on Earth emerge from the poisonous gases of a meteorite impact? Scientists created precursors to RNA, proteins and lipids in basic reactions Their... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T19:53:38+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1652" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/meteorite-impact-may-have-triggered-life-on-earth/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1652"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/meteorite-impact-may-have-triggered-life-on-earth/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1652"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/meteorite-impact-may-have-triggered-life-on-earth/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/meteorite-impact-may-have-triggered-life-on-earth/" data-text="Meteorite Impact May Have Triggered Life on Earth #astrobiology #buildingblocks #cambridge" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/meteorite-impact-may-have-triggered-life-on-earth/"; reddit_title="Meteorite Impact May Have Triggered Life on Earth";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1652"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

The World’s Nuclear WMDs (Interactive Infographic)

Infographic of World’s Known Nuclear WMDs Over 70 Years Infographic:  Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists  Source Summary: DailyMail.com Per: ELLIE ZOLFAGHARIFARD FOR DAILYMAIL.COM It reveals stockpile changes in the... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T20:48:26+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1639" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/the-worlds-nuclear-wmds-interactive-infographic/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1639"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/the-worlds-nuclear-wmds-interactive-infographic/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1639"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/the-worlds-nuclear-wmds-interactive-infographic/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/the-worlds-nuclear-wmds-interactive-infographic/" data-text="The World’s Nuclear WMDs (Interactive Infographic) #nuclear #nuclearstockpile #statistics" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/the-worlds-nuclear-wmds-interactive-infographic/"; reddit_title="The World’s Nuclear WMDs (Interactive Infographic)";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1639"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Tetanus Shot Boosts Brain Cancer Survival

Woman survived for 9 years after being given a 2-3 month prognosis and an experimental vaccine.  A common tetanus booster shot given to patients with... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T23:28:58+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1628" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/tetanus-shot-boosts-brain-cancer-survival/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1628"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/tetanus-shot-boosts-brain-cancer-survival/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1628"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/tetanus-shot-boosts-brain-cancer-survival/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/tetanus-shot-boosts-brain-cancer-survival/" data-text="Tetanus Shot Boosts Brain Cancer Survival #braincancer #cancer #duke" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/tetanus-shot-boosts-brain-cancer-survival/"; reddit_title="Tetanus Shot Boosts Brain Cancer Survival";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1628"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

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PODCAST: MegaDrought Study Authors Break It Down

Ben Cook and Jason Smerdon summarize and comment on the Earth Institute’s recent study. Article: http://www.rawscience.tv/warming-pushes-western-u-s-to-driest-period-in-1000-yrs/ WARMING PUSHES WESTERN U.S. TOWARD DRIEST PERIOD IN... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T19:38:05+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1621" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/podcast-megadrought-study-authors-break-it-down/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1621"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/podcast-megadrought-study-authors-break-it-down/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1621"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/podcast-megadrought-study-authors-break-it-down/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/podcast-megadrought-study-authors-break-it-down/" data-text="PODCAST: MegaDrought Study Authors Break It Down #climate #climatechange #columbia" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/podcast-megadrought-study-authors-break-it-down/"; reddit_title="PODCAST: MegaDrought Study Authors Break It Down";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1621"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Fluoride In Drinking Water May Trigger Depression And Weight Gain

Around 15,000 people could be suffering needlessly from thyroid problems because of fluoride in drinking water, the University of Kent has warned Source –... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T19:38:05+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1612" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/fluoride-in-drinking-water-may-trigger-depression-and-weight-gain/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1612"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/fluoride-in-drinking-water-may-trigger-depression-and-weight-gain/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1612"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/fluoride-in-drinking-water-may-trigger-depression-and-weight-gain/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/fluoride-in-drinking-water-may-trigger-depression-and-weight-gain/" data-text="Fluoride In Drinking Water May Trigger Depression And Weight Gain #fluoride #iodine #thyroid" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/fluoride-in-drinking-water-may-trigger-depression-and-weight-gain/"; reddit_title="Fluoride In Drinking Water May Trigger Depression And Weight Gain";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1612"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Animated Map of Police Violence in 2014 by Geography

A team of social justice activists has created an interactive map of police violence by geography over the course of 2014.  MAP    Source – City Lab , The Atlantic   The... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T20:48:26+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1591" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/animated-map-of-police-violence-in-2014-by-geography/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1591"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/animated-map-of-police-violence-in-2014-by-geography/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1591"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/animated-map-of-police-violence-in-2014-by-geography/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/animated-map-of-police-violence-in-2014-by-geography/" data-text="Animated Map of Police Violence in 2014 by Geography #data #espn #ferguson" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/animated-map-of-police-violence-in-2014-by-geography/"; reddit_title="Animated Map of Police Violence in 2014 by Geography";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1591"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Long Term Meditation May Slow Brain Aging

An imaging study conducted at UCLA showed that long-term meditators experienced less gray matter loss compared with persons who did not meditate. Source: MedScape (the article... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T21:25:02+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1588" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/long-term-meditation-may-slow-brain-aging/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1588"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/long-term-meditation-may-slow-brain-aging/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1588"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/long-term-meditation-may-slow-brain-aging/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/long-term-meditation-may-slow-brain-aging/" data-text="Long Term Meditation May Slow Brain Aging #aging #brain #meditation" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/long-term-meditation-may-slow-brain-aging/"; reddit_title="Long Term Meditation May Slow Brain Aging";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1588"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Maps of Cities If 1/3 Ice Sheets Melted: “Bay of LA” and “NY Sea”

Designer and cartographer Jeffrey Lin has designed a tool on his blog Spatialities to visualize cities across the world in cases of extreme flooding.... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-08-03T19:38:05+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-1580" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/maps-of-cities-if-13-ice-sheets-melted-bay-of-la-and-ny-sea/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-1580"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/maps-of-cities-if-13-ice-sheets-melted-bay-of-la-and-ny-sea/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-1580"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/maps-of-cities-if-13-ice-sheets-melted-bay-of-la-and-ny-sea/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/maps-of-cities-if-13-ice-sheets-melted-bay-of-la-and-ny-sea/" data-text="Maps of Cities If 1/3 Ice Sheets Melted: “Bay of... #cartography #climatechange #globalwarming" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/maps-of-cities-if-13-ice-sheets-melted-bay-of-la-and-ny-sea/"; reddit_title="Maps of Cities If 1/3 Ice Sheets Melted: “Bay of LA” and “NY Sea”";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-1580"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->