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Questioning the HIV-AIDS hypothesis: 30 years of dissent

Patricia Goodson* Department of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA LINK TO ORIGINAL JOURNAL Since 1984, when the hypothesis that HIV-causes-AIDS was announced, many scholars have…

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First custom monkeys created through precision genetic manipulation

The world’s first monkeys with genes modified through a DNA engineering method known as Crispr/Cas9 were born in a lab. The scientific breakthrough by Chinese researchers could become a cornerstone…

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Whoa: Watch Scientists Use Sound Waves to Make Things Levitate

 Ahhh. University of Tokyo – Wired.com With every new year comes change, and change can be scary. Thankfully, we know that there’s at least one way 2014 will be like every…

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Scientists Convert Algae into Crude Oil in Less than One Hour

Department of Energy scientists at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory say they’ve reduced nature’s million year process of turning algae into crude oil to one than takes less than an hour. The engineers created a…

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Breakthrough: Radio Wave-treated Water Works “Miracles”

  Wave goodbye to global warming, GM and pesticides Radio wave-treated water could change agriculture as we know it. Its Irish pioneers meet Tom Prendeville A GROUNDBREAKING new Irish technology…

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The Universe May NOT be Expanding After All

Every now and again, cosmologists decide that the universe needs a rethink. For example, for the past century, they have likened it to an inflating balloon, decorated with galaxies. Now…

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Lost in migration: Earth’s magnetic field overdue a flip

The discovery by NASA rover Curiosity of evidence that water once flowed on Mars – the most Earth-like planet in the solar system – should intensify interest in what the…

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Scientists Create First Cloned Human Embryo

  Scientists have made an embryonic clone of a person, using DNA from that person’s skin cells. In the future, such a clone could be a source of stem cells,…

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Earth’s core 1,000 degrees hotter than thought, on par with the sun

  Think it’s hot on the sun? Well it’s just as hot under your feet, according to new research suggesting the Earth’s core is a scorching mass of iron that’s…

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Geneticists Discover a Way to Extend Lifespans to 800 Years

There is now a way to extend the lifespan of organisms so that humans could conceivably live to be 800 years old. In an amazing development, scientists at the University…

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Man has 75% of skull replaced with 3-D printed implant

Some are fascinated with 3-D printing. One man can’t get it out of his head. An unidentified man had 75% of his skull replaced with a 3-D printed implant made…

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Designing Life: Should Babies Be Genetically Engineered?

  The increasing power and accessibility of genetic technology may one day give parents the option of modifying their unborn children, in order to spare offspring from disease or, conceivably,…

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Black hole spawns bizarre four-armed galaxy

Where most spiral galaxies have two twisting arms, a neighbor of the Milky Way is a four-armed monster. A new photo snapped by the Hubble Space Telescope, combined with observations…

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Physicists create world’s first multiverse of universes in the lab

Researchers at the University of Maryland, College Park and Towson University are reporting that they have created multiple universes inside a laboratory-created multiverse — a world first.   To be…

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Scientists use DNA to store MP3, holds 2.2 petabytes per gram

. Further exploring the role biological processes could one day play in the evolution of technology, researchers from the European Bioinformatics Institute claim to havesuccessfully encoded 154 Shakespeare sonnets and an MP3…