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Study Shows Economic Benefits Of Dairy Consumption
2012-11-13 15:53:55

A new study performed by European researchers analyzed the health economics of increased dairy food, showing the benefits of boosting dietary calcium intake.

Elephant Learns To Speak Korean
2012-11-01 14:10:37

What is cooler than a monkey that can do sign language? An Asian elephant that can speak Korean, which is exactly what one elephant named Koshik has learned to do.

PlayStation Master Key Released
2012-10-24 21:41:19

Hackers have unleashed the Sony PlayStation 3 "master key," allowing the console devices to be jailbroken in order to play pirated games.

Dinosaur Had Fangs But Only Ate Plants
2012-10-03 14:32:26

Scientists have unveiled new details about a fanged dinosaur with a parrot-shaped beak known as Pegomastax africanus.

Pulsar Planets And How To Find Them
2012-09-28 07:36:13

Astronomer Fabrice Mottez made a series of predictions at the European Planetary Science Congress about the properties of planetary systems around pulsars.

European Union Announces Plans For New Cloud Computing Strategy
2012-09-27 14:54:37

The European Union made a move on Thursday to get its foot in the cloud computing door, saying it could deliver 2.5 million new jobs to Europe.

Antibiotics Are Possible Appendicitis Treatment
2012-09-26 21:09:14

People who are suffering from an appendicitis may not have to undergo a scalpel and sutures in the future but could instead just resort to taking some antibiotics.

Super-Earths May Not Be As Earth-Like As Name Suggests
2012-09-26 14:10:34

A new study presented at the European Planetary Science Congress on Wednesday shows just how rare our Earth really is.

Artificial Intelligence Maps The Universe
2012-09-24 11:48:59

Astronomers have developed an algorithm that is able to chart and explain accurately the structure and dynamics of the universe.

What Do Email Users And Birds Have In Common?
2012-09-21 19:10:54

Researchers at the University of Glasgow and the University of the West of Scotland have categorized email patterns and habits to bird-like behavior.

Word of the Day
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").