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The Science Of Medical Marijuana
2012-09-23 08:52:22

As voters in some states consider whether or not to legalize marijuana use for medical purposes, both supporters and opponents of the proposition are turning to scientific evidence in order to make their case.

Apple Reduces Memory Order From Samsung
2012-09-07 09:45:20

According to a recent reports, Apple has reduced their memory chip order from Samsung, their top competitor and best Frenemy.

Exoskeleton Suit Helps Paralyzed Woman Walk
2012-09-05 07:48:45

A paraplegic woman from the United Kingdom who was paralyzed due to an accident with a horse was the first woman to use a robotic exoskeleton suit that allows her to walk.

Thalidomide Apology From German Drug Maker
2012-09-02 07:04:50

The German company that developed a drug which resulted in thousands of congenital birth defects in the 1950s and 1960s issued their first ever apology on Friday.

West Nile Virus In The US Setting Records For August
2012-08-30 08:43:15

US cases of West Nile virus (WNV) have risen 40 percent in just one week, with 1,590 confirmed infections, and 66 confirmed deaths.

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2012-08-25 08:58:26

The search for a pair of ships from the ill-fated 1845 Franklin Expedition, which began four years ago, will continue, as officials announced that a new expedition would depart this week.

Foxconn Makes Improvements, Still Needs To Make Changes
2012-08-22 15:00:15

Foxconn, the assembly plant for Apple and many other electronics companies, is making headlines once again as the Fair Labor Association has issued a report about the plant's performance.


Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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