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'Geoengineering Earth' May Help Fend Off Global Warming (+Video)
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, environment, safety, scientists, danger )

- 614 days ago -
These proposed "tools" are intended to alter Earth's climate system, blunting the worst effects of global warming. But they may backfire and endanger the lives of billions of people, as described in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
U.S. Scientists Unable to Replicate Radiation Leak at New Mexico Nuclear Waste Facility
Science & Tech  (tags: WIPP, radiation leak, danger, nuclear waste, investigation, news, ethics, New Mexico, Carlsbad, Los Alamos, government, scientists )

- 844 days ago -
Government scientists have not been able to replicate a chemical reaction suspected of causing a radiation leak at a U.S. nuclear waste dump in New Mexico, complicating efforts to understand what went wrong, a U.S. Energy Department official said Friday.
These Robots Hunt Jellyfish--And Then Liquify Them With Rotating Blades Of Death (TEXT and SHORT VIDEO)
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, jellyfish, destruction, danger, world oceans, news )

- 1112 days ago -
Huge herds of roaming jellyfish are becoming a huge problem in our ocean, causing millions of dollars in damage and injury and death. The JEROS Robot will hunt them down and kill them.
What It's Like To Get Bitten By A Black Widow (TEXT and VIDEO)
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, black widow spiders, Jackson Landers, illness, danger, medicine, humans, science, news )

- 1128 days ago -
I lay on my back with my teeth clenched and my hands gripping the sides of a hospital bed. A crowd of strangers in white coats filled the tiny room. Waves of pain lapped from my abdomen into my chest as the venom worked its way toward my heart.
Four Asteroids Buzz Earth in Single Week
Science & Tech  (tags: asteroids, danger, news, astronomy, discovery, research, science )

- 1318 days ago -
In the last seven days, an asteroid 131 feet (40 meters) across and three smaller space rocks have zoomed safely by Earth, the latest demonstration that we live in a solar system that some scientists have dubbed a "cosmic shooting gallery."
Earth Will Get a Frighteningly Close Look at a Huge Asteroid
Science & Tech  (tags: asteroids, danger, Earth, environment, humans, nasa, health, safety, science, space, world )

- 2019 days ago -
In November this giant 1300-foot diameter mini-world will approach Earth less than 190,000 miles away, well within the Moon's orbit. Another wake-up call for asteroid deflection systems as advised by Sunstroke author David Kagan in Doomwatch Legacy.
Doomsday: How BP Gulf Disaster May Have Triggered a World Killing Event
Science & Tech  (tags: bp, BP Oil Spill, poisonous gases, explosions, fissure, methane gas, danger, doomsday event )

- 2286 days ago -
The warning signs of an impending planetary catastrophe--of such great magnitude that the human mind has difficulty grasping it-would be the appearance of large fissures or rifts splitting open the ocean floor, a rise in the elevation of the seabed, and th
Retracted Green Light on GM Crops Feeds Suspicions
Science & Tech  (tags: GM, crops, European commission, environment, danger, science )

- 3082 days ago -
Though it was a good step in denying the previous given green light to the new GM crops of potato and maize how do we know that EFSA didn't made the same mistake before and we are producing crops that harm the human being and the environment?
FYI ! Digital Photo Frames Shipped With a Virus!
Science & Tech  (tags: VIRUS, Insignia, computer, tech, Danger, sabatoge )

- 3162 days ago -
A frightening new computer virus is making the rounds, and it's coming in through an unlikely source: Those cute, innocuous, and unavoidable digital picture frames.SFGate has the story of a nasty piece of malware that has been riding along with Insignia..
Spy Satelite Loses Power, May Fall to Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: U.S. space, nasa, earth, world, humans, danger )

- 3188 days ago -
Satelite could contain hazordous materials: U.S. secrets at risk.WASHINGTON - A large U.S. spy satellite has lost power and could hit the Earth in late February or March, government officials said Saturday.
'Secret Crush' Spreads Spyware, Not Love - Attack On Facebook
Science & Tech  (tags: spyware, danger, widget, application, facebook, crush, secret, computer )

- 3211 days ago -
It was only a matter of time before the bad guys figured out how to exploit Facebook's third-party Platform Applications, aka "widgets": The first spyware disguised as a Facebook app is now spreading around the social networking site, according to....
Why Time Seems to Slow Down in Emergencies
Science & Tech  (tags: time, scientists, volunteers, research, neuroscience, memory, memories, brain, danger, emergencies, perception, experiment, interesting )

- 3234 days ago -
In The Matrix, the hero Neo could dodge bullets because time moved in slow motion for him during battles. Indeed, in the real world, people in danger often feel as if time slowed down for them.
Study Shows Elephants Can Literally Sniff Out Danger
Science & Tech  (tags: study, elephants awesome sense of smell, danger, discovery )

- 3288 days ago -
Elephants can literally smell danger, according to a study on Thursday that shows the animals can sniff out whether humans are friends or foes. The study in Kenya found elephants detected both the scents and colours of garments worn by Masai tribesman
NJN: Elephants Can Literally Sniff Out Danger (2007-10-18)
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, elephants, danger )

- 3289 days ago -
Elephants can literally smell danger, according to a study on Thursday that shows the animals can sniff out whether humans are friends or foes The study in Kenya found elephants detected both the scents and colors of garments worn by Masai tribesman who o
Plants Communicate to Warn Against Danger
Science & Tech  (tags: Plants .Communicate, Warn, Against, Danger )

- 3298 days ago -
Plants chatter amongst themselves to spread information, a lot like humans and other animals, new research suggests. A unique internal network apparently allows greens to warn each other against predators and potential enemies. Many herbal plants such

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