Neutrino discovery awarded Nobel Prize in Physics

NOBEL PRIZES: Japan's Takaaki Kajita and Canada's Arthur McDonald have won the 2015 Nobel Prize for Physics for their discovery that neutrinos, labelled nature's most elusive particles, have ...

7 hours ago from ABC Science

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Discoveries for malaria, river blindness win Nobel Prize for Medicine

NOBEL PRIZES: Three scientists from Japan, China and Ireland whose discoveries led to the development of potent new drugs against parasitic diseases such as malaria and elephantiasis have won ...

Mon 5 Oct 15 from ABC Science

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Facebook to position internet beaming satellite over Africa next year

Facebook is set to take its worldwide internet project to new heights, all the way to geostationary orbit, to be specific. The social media giant has announced a new partnership with ...

1 hours ago from Gizmag

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Deer, wolves and other wildlife thriving in Chernobyl exclusion zone

Humans, it seems, are worse than a nuclear disaster. A long-term study of animal populations around Chernobyl has found wildlife to be flourishing in the absence of human activity. A ...

Tue 6 Oct 15 from Gizmag

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Ruling on transatlantic data transfers puts US tech firms in rough water

The legal blow in Europe that removed "Safe Harbor" protection of cross-border data transfers from US tech firms on Tuesday has thrust them into rough water.

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Salty water seen flowing on Mars, not far from Curiosity rover

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter finds strongest evidence yet that there is liquid water on the surface fo the Red Planet, so there might also be life

Wed 30 Sep 15 from Newscientist

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Roku's new player offers 4K streaming and remote finder feature

Though Roku's new streaming player has a more angular design than its predecessor, the big changes are on the inside, with the device capable of streaming 4K content. The Roku 4 will ...

17 hours ago from Gizmag

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Microsoft re-ignites the PC wars with Windows 10 Surface Book and Surface Pro 4

Microsoft may have launched the second world war of computing on Tuesday with the unveiling of a powerful new Surface Pro 4 tablet and Surface Book, two new convertible devices that ...

12 hours ago from Gizmag

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Microsoft HoloLens "Project X-Ray" demo aims to inspire developers

Microsoft's ambition to take over your living room was more evident than ever at its new hardware event Tuesday in New York where the company demoed "wearable holograms" made possible ...

12 hours ago from Gizmag

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The Microsoft Band 2 is more flexible, more powerful and more expensive

Microsoft has announced the second version of its fitness wearable, the Microsoft Band 2. Compared with last year's model, the new device is packed with more sensors, more comfortable ...

13 hours ago from Gizmag

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