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07.11.16
Scientists dream up a power station staffed by bacteria
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Scientists dream up a power station staffed by bacteria

Micro-gadgets of the future could, theoretically, be powered by the motion of microbes.

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11.16.15
Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year is... an emoji
11.16.15

Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year is... an emoji

Oxford Dictionaries thinks the 'tears of joy' icon says more about 2015 than a bunch of letters.

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10.31.15
Researchers see evolution working faster than expected (in chickens)
10.31.15

Researchers see evolution working faster than expected (in chickens)

The word "evolution" tends to conjure up images of early hominids dodging predators on the veldt a...

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06.18.15
BMW's 'Light & Charge' street lamps double as EV chargers
06.18.15

BMW's 'Light & Charge' street lamps double as EV chargers

If you own an electric car, your two main charging options are plugging in at home or connecting t...

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06.03.14
Move aside graphene, there's a new wonder-material on its way
06.03.14

Move aside graphene, there's a new wonder-material on its way

Everyone talks about graphene as if it'll solve all of the world's problems, forgetting that it's...

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02.16.13
Researchers testing frugal autonomous car system, aim for $150 price tag (video)
02.16.13

Researchers testing frugal autonomous car system, aim for $150 price tag (video)

Google certainly has pockets deep enough to trick out self-driving cars with any kind of pricey ge...

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