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X-37B Space Plane Mission Extended
2011-12-01 10:13:20

The US Air Force’s secretive X-37B space plane, launched on March 5, 2011, was designed to fly for 270 days. Day 270 came yesterday, but the military branch has decided to prolong its mission, with no sign of landing the craft any time soon.

Researchers Discover New Printer Security Flaws
2011-11-29 13:11:34

Researchers from Columbia University said they have discovered a new class of computer security flaw that could impact millions of businesses, consumers, and government agencies through their printers, according to an exclusive MSNBC report.

2011-11-11 08:00:00

In an exclusive interview with radio/television host and author, Rebecca Costa, political advisor to three United States presidents, Pat Buchanan, refuted accusations that he advocates social

Sleep Deprivation In Teens Leads To Risky Behaviors
2011-09-27 05:10:53

According to the 2007 national Youth Risk Behavior Survey, 68.9 percent of adolescents were found to be sleep deprived.

Some Cartoons Damage Kids' Concentration And Self-Control
2011-09-12 08:33:13

A new study, published by the journal Pediatrics today found that watching "fast-paced, fantastical" cartoon programming can be a detriment to the attention spans of 4-year-old children.


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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