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10 Best Science Learning Apps For iPad | Digitaldir

10 Best Science Learning Apps For iPad | Digitaldir | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Apple iPad is a magical window which can also serve as a great educational tool. The iTunes store bags numerous science apps for iPad with which you can make learning science much easier than ever before.

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Harnessing the energy of 2,000 suns | KurzweilAI

Harnessing the energy of 2,000 suns | KurzweilAI | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Rendering by Airlight Energy of the prototype HCPVT system under development The Swiss Commission for Technology and Innovation has awarded scientists a
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Download REMnux from SourceForge.net

REMnux is a lightweight Linux distribution for assisting malware analysts with reverse-engineering malicious software. The distribution is based on …

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Cern to re-create first web page

Cern to re-create first web page | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
A team at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (Cern) has launched a project to re-create the first web page.
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Scientists Can Read Dreams Using Brain Scans

Scientists Can Read Dreams Using Brain Scans | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
A team of scientists claim to have developed techniques which allows them to read dreams via brain scans—and it could help us better understand what goes on in the brain while we sleep. More »
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Inside IBM’s $67 billion SAGE, the largest computer ever built | ExtremeTech

Inside IBM’s $67 billion SAGE, the largest computer ever built | ExtremeTech | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
In 1957, IBM began the construction of the Semi-Automatic Ground Environment, by far the world's largest computer.
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What animals can teach us about controlling robots | ExtremeTech

What animals can teach us about controlling robots | ExtremeTech | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Humans aren't the only game in town when it comes to robotics. In the past few years, researchers have been using animals to control and influence robots.
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Desktop Fun: Rivers Wallpaper Collection

Desktop Fun: Rivers Wallpaper Collection | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Last year we shared a wonderful collection of river wallpapers with you and today we are back with more. Float away with the currents on your desktop with the second in our series of Rivers Wallpaper collections.
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Wait for It: Voyager 1 Has Not Yet Left the Solar System | Wired Science | Wired.com

Wait for It: Voyager 1 Has Not Yet Left the Solar System | Wired Science | Wired.com | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Despite reports to the contrary, NASA's tiny interplanetary probe Voyager 1 has not really left the solar system yet.
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Voyager-1, and human civilization, finally leave the Solar System | ExtremeTech

Voyager-1, and human civilization, finally leave the Solar System | ExtremeTech | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
35 years after its launch, NASA's Voyager-1 spacecraft has finally left the Solar System -- the first ever man-made object to do so.
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Raspberry Pi heads for open ocean

Raspberry Pi heads for open ocean | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
A Raspberry Pi computer will soon be going where no Pi has gone before - controlling a robot boat as it sails across the Atlantic.
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Saturn hurricane is 12 times UK size

Saturn hurricane is 12 times UK size | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
An enormous hurricane at Saturn's northern reaches - with an eye 2,000km across - has been pictured by the Cassini spacecraft.
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Volvo hybrid drive: 60,000 rpm flywheel, 25% boost to mpg | ExtremeTech

Volvo hybrid drive: 60,000 rpm flywheel, 25% boost to mpg | ExtremeTech | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
13-pound carbon fiber flywheel would replace the traditonal hybrid's bulky battery pack and electric motor.
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Google releases Glass source code, declares platform open to hackers

Google releases Glass source code, declares platform open to hackers | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
"Yes, Glass is hackable. Duh," Googler tweets.
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Niente dinosauri? Fu una cometa

Niente dinosauri? Fu una cometa | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Secondo i due ricercatori le tracce di elementi chimici sulla zona del cratere di Chicxulub, quali iridio e osmio, si sposano meglio all'ipotesi di un impatto da parte di una cometa piuttosto che di un asteroide.
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Another step toward quantum computers: using photons for memory | KurzweilAI

Another step toward quantum computers: using photons for memory | KurzweilAI | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Photograph of one half of two aluminum waveguide cavities coupled to a qubit. Right, a magnified view of the indicated area of the photograph, showing a detail
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10 Years of Aqua Satellite's Incredible Images of Earth From Space | Wired Science | Wired.com

10 Years of Aqua Satellite's Incredible Images of Earth From Space | Wired Science | Wired.com | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
NASA's Aqua satellite has been producing amazing images of Earth for 10 years, collecting 29 million gigabytes of data and far outliving its life expectancy of three to five years.
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Le foto del Super Guppy, l'aereo cargo della Nasa specializzato in carichi eccezionali

L'ultima impresa del velivolo panciuto? Il trasporto di due bimotori T-38 destinati alla pensione.
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How NASA got an Android handset ready to go into space

How NASA got an Android handset ready to go into space | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Rewiring hardware and software in the Nexus S to make it work on the ISS.
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Apollo 11 Moon Rocket's F-1 Engines Explained (Infographic)

Apollo 11 Moon Rocket's F-1 Engines Explained (Infographic) | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos plans to raise sunken Apollo 11 moon rocket engines from the ocean floor. Learn more about the Saturn V rocket's F-1 engines in this SPACE.com infographic.
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DIY Space Capsule Wind Tunnel Testing - One More Time Please | Wired Science | Wired.com

DIY Space Capsule Wind Tunnel Testing - One More Time Please | Wired Science | Wired.com | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it
Recently, we performed a very cold but exciting test of space capsule aerodynamics at the vertical wind tunnel at Copenhagen Air Experience. Normally,
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Falcon 9 boost as Merlin 1D engine achieves major milestone | NASASpaceFlight.com

Falcon 9 boost as Merlin 1D engine achieves major milestone | NASASpaceFlight.com | Sci-Tech News | Scoop.it

SpaceX’s Merlin 1D engine has achieved flight qualification status during its test program at the company’s rocket development facility in McGregor, Texas. An enhanced design to the engines that have flown on the first five Falcon 9 launches, the Merlin 1D will debut on the first Falcon 9 v1.1 launch this summer.

 

 


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