My Science, My Story
0 view | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Azman
Scoop.it!

Why porcupine quills slide in with ease but come out with difficulty

Why porcupine quills slide in with ease but come out with difficulty | My Science, My Story | Scoop.it
A shorter version of this story appears at Nature News.
In August of this year, Allison Noles rushed her bulldog Bella Mae to the vet. The dog’s face looked like a pincushion, with some 500 spines protruding from her face, paws and body.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Azman
Scoop.it!

12 Badass American Inventions That Changed History | Science and Technology

12 Badass American Inventions That Changed History | Science and Technology | My Science, My Story | Scoop.it
In SoMeIT (Social Media Information Technology), we are fully dedicated to satisfying all of your web needs, integrating your business to social networks. The United States of America has been pumping out badass technology since the 18th century.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Azman
Scoop.it!

Technology improves, but 'smart' cities still a hard sell - Science News

Technology improves, but 'smart' cities still a hard sell - Science News | My Science, My Story | Scoop.it
On the flat-screen monitor on the wall, a simulated college campus operates in seamless efficiency. Sensors pick up minor changes in temperature or humidity that could signal an air-conditioning unit malfunctioning.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Azman
Scoop.it!

Astronomers identify the 514 most powerful objects in the Universe – they don’t know what 65 of them are | Science and Technology

Astronomers identify the 514 most powerful objects in the Universe – they don’t know what 65 of them are | Science and Technology | My Science, My Story | Scoop.it
ZME Science The Fermi Space Telescope has catalogued the 514 most powerful objects in the Universe, that we know of. Astrophysicists don’t know what over 10% of them are.
Why 514? The idea was to catalog the objects which emit γ-ray sources at...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Azman
Scoop.it!

Fossil insect hid by carrying a basket of trash

Fossil insect hid by carrying a basket of trash | My Science, My Story | Scoop.it
If you travelled back to Spain, during the Cretaceous period, you might see an insect so bizarre that you’d think you were hallucinating. That’s certainly what Ricardo Pérez-de la Fuente thought when he found the creature entombed in amber in 2008.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Azman
Scoop.it!

Audubon Aquarium to open gallery - PallTimes.com (subscription)

Audubon Aquarium to open gallery - PallTimes.com (subscription) | My Science, My Story | Scoop.it
Audubon Aquarium to open gallery
PallTimes.com (subscription)
"It is essential that we teach our children about the importance of a vibrant, well-managed marine ecosystem so we can enjoy an abundance of aquatic life in the future." Discuss; Print.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Azman
Scoop.it!

Princeton researchers create 'bionic ear' - Watertown Public Opinion

Princeton researchers create 'bionic ear' - Watertown Public Opinion | My Science, My Story | Scoop.it
San Francisco Chronicle Princeton researchers create 'bionic ear' Watertown Public Opinion In this Thursday, June 27, 2013 photo, Princeton University graduate student Manu Mannoor holds a bionic ear as another is printed on a 3-D printer in...
more...
No comment yet.