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Smallest-ever optical switch revolves around one atom
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Smallest-ever optical switch revolves around one atom

It's actually smaller than the light beam it needs to work.

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Scientists decode the bedbug's genes to help kill it
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Scientists decode the bedbug's genes to help kill it

Understanding its genome could lead to better pest control.

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Inhabitat's Week in Green: VW's microbus concept, and more!
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Inhabitat's Week in Green: VW's microbus concept, and more!

Hyperloop actually makes the list twice.

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02.06.16
Here's the view from Blue Origin's rocket as it lands
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Here's the view from Blue Origin's rocket as it lands

Watch the last six seconds of its landing.

By M. Moon,   02.06.16
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02.06.16
6 gadgets that clean the world's oceans
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6 gadgets that clean the world's oceans

The weirdest is a bikini that can absorb 25 times its weight in pollutants.

By Inhabitat,   02.06.16
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02.06.16
ICYMI: VR yourself into a robot, plasma physics and more
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ICYMI: VR yourself into a robot, plasma physics and more

Probably the first step into becoming a cyborg.

By K. Davis,   02.06.16
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02.05.16
Google DeepMind AI finds its way through a 3D maze by 'sight'
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Google DeepMind AI finds its way through a 3D maze by 'sight'

We're one step closer to AI machines that can navigate the real world as humans do.

By J. Conditt,   02.05.16
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02.05.16
Google's AI will take on the world Go champ live on YouTube
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Google's AI will take on the world Go champ live on YouTube

Lee Sedol is "confident" he can beat Google's DeepMind.

By S. Dent,   02.05.16
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