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Science Doesn’t Sleep (8.27.08)
August 27, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

photo credit: 416style So here’s what went down after you logged off. There’s a reason that cowboys don’t make good anthropologists – and it has to do with Hobbits. It’s aliiiiiiive! A green roof can reduce your heating bills and protect your waterproofing – plus, it’s pretty! Check out a how-to here. Some ancient documents […]

Michael Phelps and solar power – what’s the connection?
August 21, 2008 · 1 Comment

photo credit: M@rcopako What do Michael Phelps and solar power have in common? (And no – the answer isn’t that solar was the secret behind that high-tech suit he raced to 8 gold medals.) Check out the latest post on the Oil & Gas Investor‘s fascinating Oil Rules blog for the answer from our very own Claire. If you’re not already […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (8.20.08)
August 20, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

photo credit: billaday So here’s what went down after you logged off. With dead zones expanding and a growing continent of plastic – is it too late to save the ocean? It’s coming! Here’s an update on CERN’s progress as we countdown to the big day (they throw the switch Sept. 10.) Shipwrecks: not just […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (8.18.08)
August 18, 2008 · 1 Comment

photo credit: Kiwi Flickr So here’s what went down after you logged off. Robots: they’re so hot right now. A new surveillance bot looks really cool – but it’s also extremely noisy (and so not very good for surveillance.) And – this robot could save your life. A humpback whale has lost its way, somehow ending up […]



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