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Waste, Families Left Behind As Nuclear Plants Close
Science & Tech  (tags: Nebraska, nuclear energy, nuclear power, Nuclear waste, energy, safety, health, business )

- 6 hours ago -
A drive 30 minutes north of Omaha, Neb., leads to the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant. It's full of new equipment. There's a white concrete box building that's still under construction. It's licensed until 2033. But the plant is closing Monday
Energy Department Announces $137 Million Investment in Commercial and Passenger Vehicle Efficiency August 16, 2016 - 12:44pm
Science & Tech  (tags: NewTechnology, performance, research, safety, study, scientists, science, tech, concept, design, energy )

- 37 days ago -
New Carbon Capture Method Turns CO2 Into Solid Rocks Within Months
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, discovery, environment, health, humans, interesting, habitat, investigation, NewTechnology, research, safety, science, scientists, society, study, technology, world )

- 109 days ago -
Scientists have been working for years to find out ways to suck CO2 from the atmosphere and industrial plants. The only thing stopping them in capturing the carbon was the cost involved and finding an efficient way to store or repurpose the CO2.....
Chinese Malware Has Infected 10 Million Android Devices Worldwide
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, phones, china malware, Gizmos, internet, investigation, safety, society, technology, world )

- 111 days ago -
The report found that the malware installs fraudulent apps that create $300,000 annually in ad revenue for Yingmob, a Beijing-based firm which runs a legitimate ad and tracking business alongside its illegal operations, TechnoBuffallo reported.
Microsoft Bans Most Common Passwords in Attempt to Keep Its Users Safe | News | Lifestyle | The Independent
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet, Microsoft, Passwords, technology, LinkedIn, tech, safety, computer, computers )

- 151 days ago -
I have my doubts this will work, but thanks for trying. Use a password manager & save yourself some trouble. The site calls the feature âEUR~dynamic banningâEUR(TM) and it is supposed to solve the biggest problem with passwords
This Is How Scientists Are Keeping ChernobylâEUR(TM)s Radiation Contained - The Washington Post
Science & Tech  (tags: Chernobyl meltdown, Nuclear Power Plants, European Union, Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster, Chernobyl Ukraine, Nuclear Energy, science, technology, world, scientists, news, health, medicine, safety )

- 181 days ago -
Here's hoping the damn thing works! Engineers at Chernobyl, Ukraine, are close to installing a new state-of-the-art protective shelter over the remains of reactor no. 4, the site of the worst nuclear power plant accident in history
Nutritionally-Enhanced GM Crops? Too Bad About the Deformed Butterflies
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, GeneticEngineering, health, genetic engineering, GMOs, safety, study, world )

- 184 days ago -
It looked like such a good idea: take the pressure off wild fish stocks by growing GM oilseeds that produce health-enhancing long-chain omega-3 fatty acids...
Losing Snow in a Changing Climate WHAT GLOBAL WARMING MEANS FOR OUR WATER SUPPLIES Story By Ian James and Photographs By Jay Cal
Science & Tech  (tags: men, women, children, science, technology, research, safety, performance, New Technology, sustainable, technology, environment, eco-friendly, ecosystems )

- 189 days ago -
Losing snow in a changing climate WHAT GLOBAL WARMING MEANS FOR OUR WATER SUPPLIES Story by Ian James and photographs by Jay Calderon, The Desert Sun | April 14, 2016 //please enjoy this website.
Science & Tech  (tags: Genetic Engineering, Florida Keys, environment, mosquitoes, health, safety, ecosystems, scientists, experiment, humans )

- 202 days ago -
Imagine a company releasing millions of experimental, genetically engineered, biting insects into a populated island environment, (Florida Keys). Sounds like the plot to a new Jurassic Park, doesn't it? unfortunately, this plot is very real. Tell FDA NO!
Could 'Planet X' Cause Comet Catastrophes on Earth?
Science & Tech  (tags: space, astronomy, Earth, mass, extinction, life, science, news, interesting, humans, discovery, climate, environment, history, habitat, nasa, research, safety, scientists, study, technology, world )

- 204 days ago - is asking some very good questions about Planet 9 and 10 yet to be discovered and their potential to cause mass extinctions on Earth every 27 millions years, a very good report and "must read"
WOMEN ATTACK! A Scientific Argentina, at the Forefront of World Science
Science & Tech  (tags: women, investigation, research, science, safety, world, technology, study )

- 210 days ago -
Andrea Gamarnik yesterday received the L'Oréal-Unesco international award for Women in Science for her studies of dengue virus; The award is given every year to the five most prominent researchers of the moment.
Help Stop Tuberculosis TB
Science & Tech  (tags: Tuberculosis, TB, World Community Grid, safety, science, study, research, computers, health, disease, protection, treatment, illness, interesting, news, ethics )

- 215 days ago -
Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the world's most dangerous diseases, and has plagued humans for thousands of years. About one-third of the world's population is currently infected, with 1.5 million people dying in 2014 alone, and the World Health Organization
Ten Crops Have Been Grown in Mars-Equivalent Soil
Science & Tech  (tags: research, safety, science, space, Mars, growing crops on Mars, The Martian )

- 229 days ago -
Researchers have succeeded in growing ten crops in soil that mimics the soil found on Mars, indicating there may be hope for growing food on the planet.
Apple Users Targeted in First Known Mac Ransomware Campaign
Science & Tech  (tags: apple, technology, world, computers, ransomware, news, safety, society, space, tech, internet )

- 230 days ago -
customers were targeted by hackers over the weekend in the first campaign against Macintosh computers using a pernicious type of software known as ransomware, researchers with Palo Alto Networks Inc

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