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IRS Awarded Contract to Surveillance Company That Tracks License Plates
Science & Tech  (tags: Intelligence, Police, SciTech, Security, USA, Vehicles )

- 9 hours ago -
A California-based surveillance vendor that sells access to license plate databases and the devices that indiscriminately collect that information has been reportedly cashing checks from the Internal Revenue Service and other federal offices.
Astronomers: 'Tilt-a-Worlds' Could Harbor Life
Science & Tech  (tags: Planetary tilt )

- 9 hours ago -
A fluctuating tilt in a planet's orbit does not preclude the possibility of life, according to new research by astronomers at the University of Washington, Utah's Weber State University and NASA. In fact, sometimes it helps.
6,000-Year-Old Oak Carving Is Among Europe's Oldest
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 12 hours ago -
A 6,000-year-old oak timber carved with a concentric oval pattern and zig-zag lines, recently discovered in the RhonddaValley, Mid Wales, is thought to be among the oldest decorative wood carvings known from Europe.
Mesolithic Timelords: A Monumental Hunter-Gatherer 'Calendar' at Warren Field, Scotland
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 12 hours ago -
There is no doubt that early groups would have been capable of making the necessary lunar observations. After all, Marshack's work shows that hunter-gatherers were watching the skies. It is also unlikely that mobile hunting bands would have been blind to
Why There Will Be A Robot Uprising
Science & Tech  (tags: Robotoics )

- 12 hours ago -
We think of artificial intelligence programs as somewhat humanlike. In fact, computer systems perceive the world through a narrow lens, the job they were designed to perform.
Rethinking the Staffordshire Hoard - Piecing Together the Wealth of Anglo-Saxon Kings
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 12 hours ago -
In the first half of the 7th century, the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Mercia was ascending towards the zenith of its power, hard-won through decades of conflict with neighbouring peoples.
Researchers Clone Cells From Two Adult Men
Science & Tech  (tags: Cloning )

- 12 hours ago -
After years of failed attempts, researchers have finally generated stem cells from adults using the same cloning technique that produced Dolly the sheep in 1996.
Images: Viking Jewelry Revealed in Sparkling Photos
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 1 day ago -
Archaeologists excavating a Viking-age farm site at Vestervang, in Denmark, have uncovered several pieces of jewelry. This particular piece is made of
Siberian Mummies in Copper Masks Pose Mystery
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 1 day ago -
Russian archaeologists have resumed excavations in a remote site near the Arctic Circle in the attempt to understand a perplexing find of medieval mummies clad in copper masks.
Retired Army General Wants Egypt's St. Catherine's Monastery Demolished
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, interesting )

- 1 day ago -
Ahmed Ragai Attiya says that the historic UNESCO site in South Sinai poses a threat to Egypt's national security, after the monks turned it into 'a place for foreigners'

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