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Scientists Invent Particles That Will Let You Live Without Breathing

This is fascinating, and has huge, huge ramifications, and not just in medicine: Scientists Invent Particles That Will Let You Live Without Breathing

Scientists stand with the Minerva neutrino detector, located 330 feet underground at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

Message Beamed Through Rock With Exotic Particles

Message sent through rock by a neutrino driven communication system.


University of Utah researchers developed a high-speed camera system that spent the past two winters photographing snowflakes in as they fell – and they don't look much like those perfect-but-rare snowflakes often seen .

"New imaging technology will allow new targets in the brain to be identified, and while some will be vital for medicine, others might be used to incapacitate people," says Rod Flower of Queen Mary, University of London, who chairs the panel that wrote the report.

Mind control could be future of warfare

I fucking love outer space, all those planets and stars and shit!  Via Mr. Neil deGrasse Tyson (I totally need to repin this on Vanessa's SP board)

“ “i fucking love outer space! all those planets and stars and shit….” is the best thing i have ever read in my entire life, ever. and if you dont believe me, read it out loud and tell me you dont.

Steampunk “Reading Glove” Uses Wireless Technology to Tell Stories With Objects

Karen and Joshua Tanenbaum have developed an interactive glove that lets you "read" RFID-embedded objects by touching them.

Could this be a real-life Jurassic Park? Researchers have taken a 500-million-year-old gene and given it a second chance at evolution.

Giving Ancient Life Another Chance to Evolve: Scientists Place Gene in Modern Organism.Using a process called paleo-experimental evolution

The Shard, towering over St Paul's Cathedral. Photograph: Kevin Coombs/Reuters

The Shard is the perfect metaphor for modern London

The shard in London article from the guardian - useful for sites of culture, spaces and places (maybe).

How 3D Printing Custom Mannequins Could Mean Change for the Fashion Industry

How 3D printing custom mannequins could mean change for the fashion industry

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Mashable’s Haley Hamblin worked with BodyLabs and VooDoo Manufacturing to create a custom dress form through digital scanning and printing. Read more… More.