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Google Maps Reunites Boy With Family, 23 Years Later

Google Maps Reunites Boy With Family, 23 Years Later | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
A Chinese man who was abducted as a 5-year-old boy finally found his way home, 23 years later, thanks in part to Google Maps. After he was snatched on his way to kindergarten in a small town in Sichuan...
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How Facebook Used Science To Design More Emotional Emoticons

How Facebook Used Science To Design More Emotional Emoticons | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
In 1872, Charles Darwin published The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals, a book that cataloged emotional expressions in humans and
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A $1 Display That Lets You See With Your Tongue

A $1 Display That Lets You See With Your Tongue | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
The sensation feels like Pop Rocks, but this 5x5 electrode grid can let your mouth see.
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Futurity.org – Wait for it: Ants pick perfect time to forage

Futurity.org – Wait for it: Ants pick perfect time to forage | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
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Worst excuses for missing work revealed - Telegraph

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"My trousers split on the way to work" and "I've got a sore finger" are among the worst excuses given by employees to get out of work.
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These people are getting paid to sleep on the job

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A lack of sleep costs companies billions in lost productivity and is the equivalent of going to work drunk. Yet for some workers, sleeping on the job earns them a gold star.
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Dieter's dream... the pizza that's 'healthier than a salad' and contains all 47 of the nutrients we need

Dieter's dream... the pizza that's 'healthier than a salad' and contains all 47 of the nutrients we need | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
The Eat Balanced pizzas were designed by Professor of nutrition Donnie Maclean and incorporate vitamins and mineral-rich ingredients such as seaweed.
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'Pinterest stress' afflicts nearly half of moms, survey says - TODAY.com

'Pinterest stress' afflicts nearly half of moms, survey says - TODAY.com | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
For many moms, social media is both a blessing and a curse. We go to sites like Pinterest and Facebook for connection and inspiration –...

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Face-reading system watches you watching ads - tech - 14 May 2013 - New Scientist

Face-reading system watches you watching ads - tech - 14 May 2013 - New Scientist | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
A system that gauges your enjoyment of online adverts by using a webcam to watch your face muscles move could help tailor more engaging commercials
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Google: There Are 900 Million Android Devices Activated

Google: There Are 900 Million Android Devices Activated | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
Up from 400 million a year.
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Man Proposes With Custom-Made Word Puzzle

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One Canadian woman had to put her puzzle-solving skills to the test in order to get her marriage proposal.
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Scientists find woman who sees 99 million more colors than others

Scientists find woman who sees 99 million more colors than others | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
Newcastle University neuroscientist Dr. Gabriele Jordan, recently announced that she has identified a woman who is a "tetrachromat," that is, a woman with the ability to see much greater color depth than the ordinary person.

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Bye-Bye Gray Hair—for Good?

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Just when “going gray” started getting chic (hello, Helen Mirren, Jamie Lee Curtis and George Clooney!), the root cause of gray hair and a treatment for stopping it in its tracks was found by a group
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Want a good night's sleep? Find out which colours you should use in the bedroom (and avoid) for a decent kip

Want a good night's sleep? Find out which colours you should use in the bedroom (and avoid) for a decent kip | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
A new study shows that the colour of a bedroom can affect quality of sleep by as much as two hours.
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Futurity.org – Society & Culture-Kids aren’t kind to chubby cartoons

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Very young children appear to reject storybook characters who are overweight as potential friends, a study shows.

 

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Futurity.org – Chats with mom may keep students healthy

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Malaria parasite drives mosquitoes to human scent | Zoology | Science News

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Computer Games May Improve 'Chemo Brain' in Cancer Patients

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Three months of playing online games enhanced cognitive deficits in breast cancer survivors
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Antarctica's "bleeding glacier" is kind of terrifying

Antarctica's "bleeding glacier" is kind of terrifying | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
Don't worry, it's just ketchup. No, wait, it's just runoff from a hidden lake.
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Motorist who pulled into bus lane to let fire engines on emergency call pass is hit with £30 penalty

Motorist who pulled into bus lane to let fire engines on emergency call pass is hit with £30 penalty | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
Ian Pemble, 67, paid the £30 penalty after council officers in Bristol sent him photos of his vehicle apparently flouting the law.
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Anger may raise heart attack risk, study finds

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By Trevor StokesReuters Bottling up emotions is thought to harm both mind and body, but a new study suggests that the opposite extreme may be no better.In a study of thousands of heart attack patients, those who recalled having flown into a rage during...

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In other news, when you plug an iron in, it gets hot.

Who gives money to study this stuff?!?!? :)

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Women live longer than men because their immune systems age more slowly

Women live longer than men because their immune systems age more slowly | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
Researchers at Tokyo Medical and Dental University, in Japan, found that men are more susceptible to disease as they get older because their defences weaken more quickly than women's do.
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2.6 Billion-Year-Old Water Found in Deep Mine : DNews

2.6 Billion-Year-Old Water Found in Deep Mine : DNews | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
The ancient water could host ancient life and could be a sign that Mars, too, could host ancient water and life.
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What New York City Would Look Like on Other Planets | Wired Science | Wired.com

What New York City Would Look Like on Other Planets | Wired Science | Wired.com | Radio Show Contents | Scoop.it
Take a trip around the solar system and bring the entire city of New York with you in these captivating drawings showing how the atmospheres of other planets would interact with the iconic metropolitan skyline.
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