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Drones May One Day Deliver To Remote Locations
2013-06-02 04:46:05

While drones have been making headlines recently for their military capabilities, a Silicon Valley start-up is reportedly looking to use the technology to deliver medicine and other items to remote areas or locations with poor roads.

Premature Babies Recognize Syllables Inside The Womb
2013-02-27 05:17:00

Infants who are born up to three months premature are capable of recognizing different syllables in human speech patterns, according to new research published in the latest edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).

Word of the Day
  • a slit in a tire to drain away surface water and improve traction.
The word 'sipe' comes from Old English and is related to 'seep'.