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[11/10/15] Go Organic ..... the only way we can protect the environmenet
Have you ever imagined a world where drones deliver your goods, then amzon has got the answer...
Climate Game Changers
blogs.discovermagazine.com The picture is as clear as it is disturbing: the carbon intensity of the global energy supply has barely changed in 20 years, despite successful efforts in deploying renewable energy.
Meet the World's Most Advanced Brain Scanner
discovermagazine.com The super-MRI used in the Human Connectome Project is the ultimate brain hacking machine.
blogs.discovermagazine.com Bees are dying all over the world, and nobody is sure why it is happening. Up to 40 percent of U.S. beekeeper hives failed to survive the past winter, making this the worst season so far on record. In part this was the result of a mysterious and growing phenomenon called Colony Collapse Disorder (CC...
Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Associated With Increased Kidney Stone Risk
sciencedaily.com Breaking science news and articles on global warming, extrasolar planets, stem cells, bird flu, autism, nanotechnology, dinosaurs, evolution -- the latest discoveries in astronomy, anthropology, biology, chemistry, climate & environment, computers, engineering, health & medicine, math, physics, psyc...
Graphene Joins the Race to Redefine the Ampere
sciencedaily.com New research could pave the way for redefining the ampere in terms of fundamental constants of physics. The world's first graphene single-electron pump provides the speed of electron flow needed to create a new standard for electrical current based on electron charge.
Potential Flu Pandemic Lurks: Influenza Viruses Circulating in Pigs, Birds Could Pose Risk to Humans
sciencedaily.com An new study identifies influenza viruses circulating in pigs and birds that could pose a risk to humans.
INVITATION TO BID FOR SUPPLY, INSTALLATION & COMMISSIONING OF HANDMADE PAPER PLANT MACHINERY
uiri.org Uganda Industrial Research Institute is Uganda Government's lead agency for industrialization, established by an Act of Parliament of Uganda under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism, Trade and Industry (MTTI). It is the countrie's main vehicle for implementing strategies and measures aimed at t...
ZAYED FUTURE ENERGY PRIZE 2014
news.mak.ac.ug The Zayed Future Energy Prize is organised by Masdar Institute, an Abu Dhabi based energy company involved in cutting edge research and development of renewable energy and clear energy technology. The Prize recognises innovative leadership and achievement in the global environmental solutions, and e...
GRANT OPPORTUNITIES FROM GATES FOUNDATION AND PARTNERS 2013
news.mak.ac.ug The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and its funding partners in the Grand Challenges family of grant programs are inviting innovators to apply for three new grant opportunities:
kickstarter.com Create GLOWING PLANTS using synthetic biology and Genome Compiler's software - the first step in creating sustainable natural lighting
Epilepsy Cured in Mice Using Brain Cells
sciencedaily.com Epilepsy that does not respond to drugs can be halted in adult mice by transplanting a specific type of cell into the brain, researchers have discovered, raising hope that a similar treatment might work in severe forms of human epilepsy.
Engineers make a tiny compound eye
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Human Brain Cells Developed in Lab, Grow in Mice
sciencedaily.com A key type of human brain cell developed in the laboratory grows seamlessly when transplanted into the brains of mice, UC San Francisco researchers have discovered, raising hope that these cells might one day be used to treat people with Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, and possibly even Alzheim...
Psychoactivity Of HIV Antiretroviral Drug Leads To Recreational Use
medicalnewstoday.com More than 1 in 270 people in the US are living with HIV and every 9.5 minutes someone is else is infected. The economic cost estimates associated with HIV/AIDS exceed 36 billion dollars a year. Th
Hydrogen Sulfide Greatly Enhances Plant Growth: Key Ingredient in Mass Extinctions Could Boost Food, Biofuel Production
sciencedaily.com In low doses, hydrogen sulfide, a substance implicated in several mass extinctions, could greatly enhance plant growth, leading to a sharp increase in global food supplies and plentiful stock for biofuel production, new research shows.
Continent of dreams
Across Africa, banks are expanding. Their returns aren’t
economist.com “JAM yesterday, jam tomorrow, but no jam today.” That was a shareholder’s complaint at the recent results presentation of Investec, a specialist bank that was...
[04/09/13] how can we make africa a hub for research and worldclass innovation
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blogs.discovermagazine.com As a sugar-rich foodstuff, jelly is not often seen as a good thing for diabetics. But a new gel-based method for administering drugs could cut back on injections for diabetics and virtually eliminate their blood sugar highs and lows. Scientists have come up with a new gelatinous drug form that relea...
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New Project Maps the Wiring of the Mind
discovermagazine.com A group of scientists planning to map all the major connections in the human brain began studying their first test subjects in August. The $30 million Human Connectome Project will trace the main neural pathways that link the roughly 500 major regions in the brain, illuminating how biological circui...
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news.sciencemag.org ScienceShot: Meet the Amazing, Waterfall-Climbing Fish - ScienceNOW
How Butterfly Wings Can Inspire New High-Tech Surfaces
sciencedaily.com Researchers here have taken a new look at butterfly wings and rice leaves, and learned things about their microscopic texture that could improve a variety of products.
blogs.discovermagazine.com Bats are pretty impressive critters. They are notorious for carrying viruses like Ebola and SARS, but somehow avoid getting these diseases themselves. They are the only mammal that can fly, and they live far longer than other mammals their size. What’s their secret? Researchers in Australia sequence...
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Genetically Engineered T-Cells Rescue Another Leukemia Patient
blogs.discovermagazine.com A cancer-treating technique being studied at the University of Pennsylvania has had dramatic results for some of the patients involved. Thanks to an experimental leukemia treatment the team first tried last year, 7-year-old Emma Whitehead is now in remission, the scientists have reported at a meetin...
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