A New Map of the Brain: What Does It Mean?

A new Nature paper has earned a lot of media attention, unusually given that it's a fairly technical and 'basic' piece of neuroscience. In the paper, researchers Matthew F. Glasser and colleagues ...

Sat 23 Jul 16 from Discover Magazine

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Verizon could boost Yahoo ad targeting, but challenges ahead

Verizon's deal for Yahoo could give the phone company a stronger foothold in digital advertising as it takes what it knows about its customers' whereabouts and combines that with Yahoo's popular ...

8 minutes ago from Phys.org

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Solar Impulse 2 leaves Egypt on final leg of historic world tour

The first solar-powered plane to circle the world took off from Cairo on Sunday for Abu Dhabi, on the final leg of its historic journey.

13 hours ago from Phys.org

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Mars rover can now pick its own targets to sharpshoot with its laser

Since arriving on Mars in August 2012, NASA's Curiosity Rover has accomplished a lot, travelling over Martian dunes, taking selfies, and even getting a "brain transplant". With its mission ...

Fri 22 Jul 16 from Gizmag

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Facebook's internet broadcasting drone takes to the skies for the first time

Connecting the entire world to the internet by way of solar-powered drones with fricking laser beams attached to their heads sounds more like an Austin Powers plotline than an actual ...

Fri 22 Jul 16 from Gizmag

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Mile-deep experiment narrows the search for dark matter particles

Buried under a mile of rock in an old South Dakotan gold mine, the Large Underground Xenon (LUX) experiment has been looking for the telltale signs of elusive dark matter particles for ...

Thu 21 Jul 16 from Gizmag

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SpaceX Dragon capsule delivers supplies to space station

SpaceX finally has made good on its delivery of a space station docking port.

Wed 20 Jul 16 from Phys.org

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FBI investigates DNC hacking; Clinton campaign blames Russia

The FBI said Monday it is investigating how thousands of Democratic National Committee emails were hacked, a breach that Hillary Clinton's campaign maintains was committed by Russia to benefit ...

6 hours ago from Phys.org

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MIT movie screen delivers 3D dazzle without the glasses

3D cinema might bring dinosaur jaws right up to your nose, but it's a wonder the great beasts don't just laugh when they see the oddball glasses on your head that makes the effect possible. ...

1 hours ago from Gizmag

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Humans and wild birds talk to each other to find honey

TWO-WAY CONVERSATION: Not only do hunters in Mozambique recruit wild birds to help find honey, the birds actively recruit the hunters, reveals a new study of the remarkable relationship between ...

Thu 21 Jul 16 from ABC Science

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