Battling ‘the Largest Mass Poisoning in History’: Arsenic in Bangladesh

By Kevin Krajick and David Funkhouser Earth Institute, Columbia University   International health experts have called it the largest mass poisoning in history, and…


Hospital Tests Lag Time for Remote Surgery 12,000 Miles Away

Doctors may be able to perform surgery across the world or in space. (July 15, 2015) – Celebration, FL Roger Smith, CTO of Florida Hospital…


Citizen Scientists Attempt Open Source Insulin

“I proposed that we could change that by making it ourselves, brewing insulin at home.” – Ryan Bethencourt (July 13, 2015) – Oakland, CA There…

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Test City Being Built in New Mexico To Evaluate Future Technology

The city will have everything but people who live there. (July 10, 2015) – Washington, DC A ghost city is being built in the…


How Asteroid Mining Could Open Up the Solar System

Planetary Resources’ Chris Lewicki talks with physicist and sci-fi author Gregory Benford about asteroid mining and its potential to help humanity expand its footprint…


Free Online Complexity Course Will Change Your World (No Math Required)

Topics include dynamics, chaos, fractals, information theory, self organization and agent based modeling and networks.  (July 6, 2015) – Santa Fe, NM Has it ever…


A Physicist’s Humanity in “Einstein!” (a play by Jack Fry)

“I wish I could blame falling in love on gravity.” – Albert Einstein  (June 21, 2015) – Santa Monica, CA It is easy to focus…

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EarthServer (Petabytes of Data Cubes) Evaluates Water on Mars Too

“On Mars, we can go down a few kilometers and we want to find out whether there is water” – Peter Baumann June 25…


Dutch Court Orders 25% Cut in Greenhouse Gases by 2020

June 24, 2015 (Netherlands) – Source – Engineering & Technology Magazine The following article is written by Tereza Pultarova, Engineering & Technology Magazine The Netherlands…

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Why Is Aging Most Advanced in Europe & Central Asia?

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