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Are Humans Becoming Less Intelligent?

Are Humans Becoming Less Intelligent? | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 11/12/2012 12:34 PM EST on LiveScience Humans may be gradually losing intelligence, according to a new study. The study, published today (Nov.
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UH-OH: WIll Clouds Thwart Eclipse-Watchers?

UH-OH: WIll Clouds Thwart Eclipse-Watchers? | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
SYDNEY -- Tens of thousands of tourists, scientists and amateur astronomers who traveled from around the world to see a total solar eclipse in northern Australia may be getting shortchanged by the weather.
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THROUGH THE WORMHOLE: Is The Universe Alive ? | S03E03 [3/3]

As scientists peer across the galaxy, a new revelation emerges: The universe is shockingly organic. Are the secrets to the life and death of the universe hid...
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Solar eclipse at sunrise. Jan 4 2011 (time-lapse)

Solar eclipse (less than 80 per cent) partially cloudy. Shot in Lilleby, Gothenburg, Sweden 2011-01-04 between 9.34 and 9:50 hrs. Canon EOS550d/T2i. Nikkor 1...
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To the Last Drop: Canada's Dirty Oil Sands - Part 1

Residents of one Canadian town are engaged in a David and Goliath-style battle over the dirtiest oil project ever known. Filmmakers: Niobe Thompson and Tom R...
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Why Can't We Tickle Ourselves?

Why Can't We Tickle Ourselves? | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
And other excellent questions from kids, answered by great minds...
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Venus, Moon and Bright Star Create Celestial Triangle Sunday

Venus, Moon and Bright Star Create Celestial Triangle Sunday | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Stargazers have to rise before sunrise to see the celestial triangle by Venus, the moon and Spica.
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Excellent Idea of the Day: Mobile Solar Power : Discovery News

Excellent Idea of the Day: Mobile Solar Power : Discovery News | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Greenpeace’s solar-array truck gets called into action for Hurricane Sandy relief.
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History of Computer Animation - P1

Here is a documentary I have edited, removing all content that is not of interest to me. It contains the history of animation from from the very beginnings.
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Ivan Sutherland : Sketchpad Demo (2/2)

This video is a TV show made about the software Ivan Sutherland developed in his 1963 thesis at MIT's Lincoln Labs, "Sketchpad, A Man-Machine Graphical Commu...
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Scientists Create 'Perfect' Invisibility Cloak

Scientists Create 'Perfect' Invisibility Cloak | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
The days when invisibility cloaks were confined to the world of "Harry Potter" may soon be over. Physicists at Duke University announced Monday that they had successfully cloaked an object with "perfect" invisibility.
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NOVA: Finding Life Beyond Earth

Scientists are on the verge of answering one of the greatest questions in history: Are we alone? Combining the latest telescope images with dazzling CGI, "Fi...
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Model-Dependent Realism - Intro4All

http://www.science4all.org/le-nguyen-hoang/model-dependent-realism/ Model-Dependent Realism was introduced by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow in 2010 in...
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Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week

Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
The annual Leonid meteor shower will actually peak twice, first on Saturday (Nov. 17) and again on Nov. 20.
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Self-Healing Synthetic 'Skin' Points Way to New Prosthetics | Wired Science | Wired.com

Self-Healing Synthetic 'Skin' Points Way to New Prosthetics | Wired Science | Wired.com | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Researchers in California may have designed a synthetic version of human skin—a flexible, electrically conductive, self-healing polymer.
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"Stephen Harper Hates Science": Federal Scientists Muzzled to Protect Tar Sands Reputation

"Stephen Harper Hates Science": Federal Scientists Muzzled to Protect Tar Sands Reputation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
The Canadian government is working hard behind the scenes to cover up the negative effects that tar sands extraction is having on the local environment, wildlife, communities and the global climate.
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Software Converts Your Speech into Chinese

Software Converts Your Speech into Chinese | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
The software, still in development, translates speech on the fly and tries to match your voice.
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Professor Walter Tschinkel makes a Molten cast of an Ant Colony

Have you ever dreamed of shrinking yourself so you could go inside an ant colony and see exactly what they do in there? You may have owned an ant farm when y...
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How to Safely Photograph the Sun (A Photo Guide)

How to Safely Photograph the Sun (A Photo Guide) | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
A step-by-step guide to photographing the May 20 annular eclipse, or any other solar event.
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Gargling Sugar Water Can Boost Your Self-Control

Gargling Sugar Water Can Boost Your Self-Control | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
In order to have better self-control, all you have to do is gargle sugar water.The finding came from a study at the University of Georgia, led by professor of psychology Leonard Ma...
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BBC Horizon - The Secret You

With the help of a hammer-wielding scientist, Jennifer Aniston and a general anaesthetic, Professor Marcus du Sautoy goes in search of answers to one of scie...
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1960's IBM Data Processors and Printers

Early data processing technologies from IBM, http://www.myfootage.com/details.php?gid=58&sgid=&pid=17918...
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