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NASA Study Links Methane "Hot Spot" to Oil-and-Gas Infrastructure Leaks
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Four Corners region, methane hotspot, methane emissions, oil-and-gas infrastructure, BLM, EPA )

Judy sick
- 5 days ago - truth-out.org
Some connected to the oil-and-gas industry have tried to argue that the Four Corners methane hot spot is naturally occurring due to underground coal formations.
USC Quantum Computing Researchers Reduce Quantum Information Processing Errors
Science & Tech  (tags: Quantum Computing )

Michael
- 11 days ago - spacedaily.com
Quantum computing remains mysterious and elusive to many, but USC Viterbi School of Engineering researchers might have taken us one step closer to bring such super-powered devices to practical reality.
Yeast May Have Helped Lichens Conquer Land!
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, discovery, environment, interesting, science, research )

Mitchell
- 27 days ago - purdue.edu
"Lichens were also some of the first land-dwelling organisms, suggesting that a communal effort helped life make the ocean-to-land leap."
Dark Matter Particle Remains Elusive
Science & Tech  (tags: Dark matter )

Michael
- 31 days ago - spacedaily.com
The Large Underground Xenon (LUX) dark matter experiment has yielded no trace of a dark matter particle after completing its final 20-month long search of the universe, according to LUX collaboration scientists including UCL researchers.
First Human Gene-Editing Trial Will Take Place Next Month
Science & Tech  (tags: Gene-editing )

Michael
- 33 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Cancer patients to have immune cells changed with controversial technique
Warming Oceans Are Causing the Melting of Glaciers
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, environment, global warming, greenhouse gases, interesting, Ocean Resources and Ecosystems Program a, news, US Geological Survey, world )

Kayleen
- 38 days ago - csmonitor.com
Warmer oceans are the primary driver of the world's shrinking glaciers. If we continue with greenhouse gas emissions, then catastrophic sea level rises will occur within several decades, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Researchers Harness DNA as the Engine of Super-Efficient Nanomachine
Science & Tech  (tags: DNA )

Michael
- 44 days ago - nanodaily.com
Researchers at McMaster University have established a way to harness DNA as the engine of a microscopic "machine" they can turn on to detect trace amounts of substances that range from viruses and bacteria to cocaine and metals.
Traumatised By Jaws? There's Now a Device to Stop Great White Shark Attacks.
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, discovery, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, science, technology )

MonikaAWA
- 47 days ago - theconversation.com
Shark Shield deterred 89% of great whites from approaching bait.
Nettie Stevens 155th Birthday: Three Facts You Probably Didn't Know About the Pioneering Female Geneticist
Science & Tech  (tags: Nettie Stevens, chemist, scientist, chromosomes, discovery )

Barb
- 48 days ago - independent.co.uk
Near the turn of the century, Nettie Stevens made a discovery that likely changed the course of how scientists looked at the human chromosomes âEUR" that males are responsible for determining the sex of children.
 
 
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