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The Dose Makes the Poison.
Science & Tech  (tags: Chemistry, Chemicals, Dose, Toxicology, Toxicity, LD50 )

Brian
- 3 days ago - doccamiryan.wordpress.com
So many of us misunderstand basic chemistry and what âEUR~toxicâEUR(TM) really means.
Legal Marijuana Cultivation Is Driving A Technology Revolution In Industrial Agriculture
Science & Tech  (tags: Agriculture, cannabis, marijuana, industrial revolution, greenhouse, growing plants, development )

Kathryn
- 5 days ago - ibtimes.com
Deep within a cedar forest in British Columbia, Dan Sutton is building what he hopes will be the most energy-efficient, high-technology greenhouse for growing cannabis.
How Big Data Could Reshape the American Workforce
Science & Tech  (tags: internet, NewTechnology, technology, workplace )

Cal
- 9 days ago - news.vice.com
Big data's move into the world of workforce development is just beginning, as are the debates around its use and its content.
What Does "Scientific Consensus" Mean? -- Starts With A Bang! -- Medium
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientific consensus )

Susan
- 21 days ago - medium.com
Should we get vaccinated? Fluoridate our water? Fight global warming? Believe in evolution? The Big Bang? Dark matter? Find out.
Critics Lash Out At Chinese Scientists Who Edited DNA In Human Embryos
Science & Tech  (tags: genetics, gene therapy, dna )

Judy
- 27 days ago - npr.org
For the first time, scientists have edited DNA in human embryos, a highly controversial step long considered off limits.
Tell the U.S. Forest Service: Stop NestléâEUR(TM)s Illegal Water Extraction PETITION!!
Science & Tech  (tags: water, protection, nature, humans, government, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, conservation, society, safety, sadness, rights, law, interesting, ethics, environment, dishonesty, culture, crime, business, corporate, dishonesty, finance, lies )

Robert
- 34 days ago - act.credoaction.com
This is unbelievable. An investigation by the Desert Sun newspaper has revealed that the Nestlé corporation has been illegally pumping water out of a Southern California national forest for its bottled water with a permit that expired 27 years ago.
The Billion-Dollar Race to Reinvent the Computer Chip
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, tech, science, performance, interesting, environment, design, concept, computers, computer, computer chip, Moore's Law )

Darren
- 37 days ago - scientificamerican.com
With the end of Moore's law in sight, chip manufacturers are spending billions to develop novel computing technologies
10 Examples of Settled Science That Are "Controversial"
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Science Illiteracy, Controversy, Evolution, Stem Cells, Vaccines, Cold Fusion, Large Hadron Collider, Nuclear Energy, GMOs, Climate Change )

Brian
- 37 days ago - bigthink.com
"Many Americans are being misled on serious scientific issues, and science journalists have to spend an inordinate amount of time debunking myths which seemingly never die."
Were We Getting Alzheimer's Wrong? New Study Could Pave Way To Better Treatment
Science & Tech  (tags: brain, alzheimer's, study, toxic protein, tau, Cognitive decline, disease, discovery, health, humans, research, science, society, study )

Lone
- 57 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
a new Mayo Clinic study published in the journal Brain shows that another toxic protein, called tau, may be a bigger culprit in cognitive decline and AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s over the lifetime of the disease.
 
 
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