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2010-09-16 14:29:52

A race between an old method of using carrier pigeons versus the new modern form of communication through broadband took place in the UK on Thursday -- and the pigeons won!

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2010-09-07 09:00:00

The world's largest television manufacturer may be turning to Google's Android operating system to stave off competition from TVs that offer access to online movies, shows, and video games.

2010-09-03 12:10:20

The old joke is a joke no more.

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2010-08-20 08:38:31

Plume detected 22 miles long and more than 3,000 feet below surface.

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2010-08-18 11:00:00

With nearly 4,000 active rigs extracting oil and gas 24/7 from the sea bed, and ships constantly ferrying workers and supplies to and from the platforms, the Gulf of Mexico is both a habitat in peril and a hub of economic activity.

2010-08-05 14:55:12

Biochemists and computer scientists at the University of Washington two years ago launched an ambitious project harnessing the brainpower of computer gamers to solve medical problems.

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2010-07-23 10:35:25

When searching for long-lost treasure, sometimes all you need is a good flashlight.

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2010-07-23 09:30:00

Individuals who send off saliva samples to genetic testing companies to determine whether or not they are at risk for diabetes or certain forms of cancer may receive different results depending on which company they select.

2010-06-22 15:34:01

A continuum of physical, mental, and behavioral damage is caused by prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) and is referred to by the non-diagnostic term, fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD).

2010-06-21 11:00:00

NEW YORK, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- If you can't take the heat, stay out of the kitchen! In this case, the kitchen is the "judgment free" stage of the Allen Theater in Cleveland, where funnyman Kevin Hart mixes his sassy charm with several dashes of brutal honesty in the World Television Premiere of his one-hour stand-up special, "Kevin Hart: Seriously Funny," debuting on COMEDY CENTRAL on Sunday, July 11 at 10:00 p.m.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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