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Amazing pic of the #ISS

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Total lunar eclipse tonight: How to see the 'blood moon'

Total lunar eclipse tonight: How to see the 'blood moon' | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
Sky watchers, get ready! There is a total eclipse of the moon coming Monday night and you don't want to miss it.
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Get ready for the blood moon!

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The baking soda and super glue trick

"Can a broken nut can be fixed with baking soda and super glue?" Lou, a singer here in Athens, Ohio, brought this question to Dan Erlewine (along with the br...
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Guys, repair your nuts!  No, literally.

 

This is a very handy thing to know for everyone who has a guitar.

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10 Spring Juice Essentials

10 Spring Juice Essentials | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
Detox deprived? Stock up on these healthy juice essentials to supercharge your liquids.
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A nice list of good things here.  I especially like that arugula is included, as is turmeric. Get some garlic in there too!

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Weird 'Techni-Quarks' May Lurk Inside Higgs Boson Particle

Weird 'Techni-Quarks' May Lurk Inside Higgs Boson Particle | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it


The Higgs boson — a particle thought to explain how other particles get their mass — is tiny, but it may not be the tiniest particle yet.

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Like a wheel within a spiral, like techni-quarks within a particle...

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Dwarf planet 2012 VP-113 found in far reaches of solar system

Dwarf planet 2012 VP-113 found in far reaches of solar system | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it


That assumption began to change in 2003 with the discovery of Sedna sitting near the inner edge of this no man's land.

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Finding new planets = always good.

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7 Ways to Boost Your Brain Power

7 Ways to Boost Your Brain Power | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it

We all get bogged down by the occasional brain fog. But by practicing a few surprising memory tricks, you can fight back and build your brain up to be stronger than ever. (

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Pretty useless tips here. Act like a leftie? Hit the mall? Go to clown college? Who wrote this, an ESL student?

 

Can I try one? Here: masturbate with your non-dominant hand while closing your eyes in an elevator. Dr. Klek Mucumfo of the Liberian Health Ministry says, "Surprise yourself even."

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Reduce healthcare costs with MediBid using transparency & competition

Reduce healthcare costs with MediBid using transparency & competition | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
MediBid reduces healthcare costs using free market principles of competition & transparency in healthcare. Our costs are usually 80% lower than billed rates
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I read an article where one woman used this site to reduce the price of a quoted 45k hip surgery down to 13k. In a system where hospitals treat patients like consumers, it only makes sense that patients start shopping around.

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A Look At Lumus, The Amazing Lens Technology

A Look At Lumus, The Amazing Lens Technology | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
You may not know the name Lumus now, but expect to be hearing a lot from them in the future. When we first met the Lumus rep Ari Grobman two years ago he showed us some amazing technology. It was basically an ...
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HD glasses...kinda reminds me of a Season 3 episode of Sherlock.

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It’s The End Of Days For Windows XP – Microsoft Will Send Pop-up Reminders

It’s The End Of Days For Windows XP – Microsoft  Will Send Pop-up Reminders | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
It's the end of the line for Windows XP. Microsoft is planning to use pop-up warnings to remind users to upgrade and it could start as soon as next week. Windows XP will end its 12-year successful run on April 8th and Microsoft wants the considerable number of users to shift over to more modern…
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The OS that outlasted most all computers.

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ScienceShot: Glowing Trash May Be Becoming Fish Food

ScienceShot: Glowing Trash May Be Becoming Fish Food | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it

Fish attracted to garbage coated with glowing microbes

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I wouldn't be attracted to food that glowed in the dark...

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Study: Bullying impacts mental health for years - The Boston Globe

Study: Bullying impacts mental health for years - The Boston Globe | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
A new study in the journal Pediatrics finds that children who experience bullying more frequently may be more likely to be in poor mental health after a five-year period.
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A shame but true. How can we do more to stop this? Teach our kids fairness.

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Why Does My iPhone Battery Die So Fast? The iPhone Battery Fix!

Why Does My iPhone Battery Die So Fast? The iPhone Battery Fix! | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
From A Former Apple Employee: Learn the real reason your iPhone battery dies so quickly and exactly what to do to fix it - guaranteed.
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Nice tips!

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The oldest known star in the universe

The oldest known star in the universe | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
Australian astronomers have discovered a star that they say is the oldest known star in the universe. The chemical "fingerprint" in the spectrum of this star suggests that it formed shortly after ...
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Move over, Joan Rivers.

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Tweet from @NASA

Tweet from @NASA | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
Tonight: Join us as we share our missions & images that appear on #Cosmos starting at 9pm ET.  http://t.co/nBpwSfCNUe
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New Cosmos series reminder.

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Windows XP: What’s Happening To It Now?

Windows XP: What’s Happening To It Now? | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
Windows XP may be dead, but it's not yet gone. Over 27% of computers connected to the Internet still run Windows XP. Here's exactly what "end of support" means and what will happen to all those Windows XP systems now. It'll Continue to Run and Activate Your computer clearly didn't turn into a pumpkin at…
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makes sense.

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Yellowstone supervolcano: Videos show animals 'fleeing' but we've nothing to fear

Yellowstone supervolcano: Videos show animals 'fleeing' but we've nothing to fear | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
Videos of lines of bison and other animals ‘fleeing’ Yellowstone National Park in the US have raised fears that the supervolcano underneath the park is preparing to erupt, but how much truth –if any – is there to this claim?
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Never mind the fleeing buffalo...ehm, okay?

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Photos of Over 100 Ohio Mound Sites Constructed by the Mound Builders

Photos of Over 100 Ohio Mound Sites Constructed by the Mound Builders | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
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Thanks to Randy for posting a link to this. It's interesting to see so many distinctive areas where peoples from our pre-history have left their mark.

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Hidden in Old Paintings, A Clue to Past Climate [Photo Essay]

Hidden in Old Paintings, A Clue to Past Climate [Photo Essay] | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it

Deep red sunsets offer more than just a stunning backdrop for Old Masters' paintings: They can tell how dirty the air was when the painter picked...

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Kinda cool investigative work.

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Hi-Ho Starbuck!

Hi-Ho Starbuck! | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
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Few things are cooler than Sagan on a Raptor.

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Beautiful, Wild and Weird: Art from China's Forbidden City

Beautiful, Wild and Weird: Art from China's Forbidden City | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
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Check out the robe made for Big Luck the dog.

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80s PC COMMERCIAL COMPILATION - YouTube

The golden days of computing! A collection of vintage computer ads from the early 80s. Enjoy and thanks for watching!
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Step back in time and experience the power of a mighty 64k memory!

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Brazilian Study: Cannabis Therapy May Help Treat Schizophrenia

Brazilian Study: Cannabis Therapy May Help Treat Schizophrenia | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it
For years the faulty argument has been made that cannabis causes and/or increases the likelihood of schizophrenia. Of course, much of …
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For too long we've acted like synthetic drugs were the mainstay and not just another option when it comes to so many conditions.

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Radioactive Isotopes from Fukushima Meltdown Detected near Vancouver - Scientific American

Radioactive Isotopes from Fukushima Meltdown Detected near Vancouver - Scientific American | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it

 Radiation from Japan's leaking Fukushima nuclear power plant has reached waters offshore Canada, researchers said today at the annual...

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I guess we knew it was coming...

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Galaxies Are Everywhere. Why Don't Astronomers Know Where They Come From?

Galaxies Are Everywhere. Why Don't Astronomers Know Where They Come From? | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it


We live in a galaxy, the Milky Way, and when we peer out with our augmented telescopic eyes, we see galaxies everywhere we look.

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The Hubble classification system was interesting.

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How to Survive the Next Wave of Technology Extinction

How to Survive the Next Wave of Technology Extinction | Vloasis sci-tech | Scoop.it


Technologies have always gone belly up, but tech extinctions may become even more common over the next few years.

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The more technologies, the more drop-outs and dead ends.

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