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09.18.16
Terabit fiber optic speeds just came closer to reality
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Terabit fiber optic speeds just came closer to reality

Nokia and Deutsche Telekom have managed 1Tbps in the field thanks to clever transmissions.

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05.14.15
Powerful magnetic shield will test the limits of physics
05.14.15

Powerful magnetic shield will test the limits of physics

The Standard Model of physics, as good as it is, has gaps: it can't really explain dark matter, gr...

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02.25.15
Mind-controlled drones promise a future of hands-free flying
02.25.15

Mind-controlled drones promise a future of hands-free flying

There have been tentative steps into thought-controlled drones in the past, but Tekever and a team...

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12.13.11
Researchers claim to have developed 'smallest conceivable switch'
12.13.11

Researchers claim to have developed 'smallest conceivable switch'

A team of researchers at the Technische Universitaet Muenchen (or TUM) led by Dr. Willi Auwaert...

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12.12.11
Robots finally able to follow 'make me a sandwich' command (video)
12.12.11

Robots finally able to follow 'make me a sandwich' command (video)

Pancakes? No problem. Cookies? You got it! Sandwich? ...is there a Subway near by? Why robots hav...

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02.10.11
Researchers aim to replace copper with aluminum as a conductor in auto power systems
02.10.11

Researchers aim to replace copper with aluminum as a conductor in auto power systems

As every lonely cat lady with a police scanner knows, the price of copper is as high as it's ever b...

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