Radiation

01.04.17
Dosime is a personal radiation tracker for hypochondriacs
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Dosime is a personal radiation tracker for hypochondriacs

Clip this to your lapel, and you'll always know what the local radiation levels are.

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12.12.16
NASA is helping Stephen Hawking get a tiny ship to Alpha Centauri
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NASA is helping Stephen Hawking get a tiny ship to Alpha Centauri

Researchers need to keep radiation from frying the 134 million mph "StarChip."

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09.21.16
'Water Bear' protein could shield human DNA from radiation
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'Water Bear' protein could shield human DNA from radiation

Scientists mapped the microscopic creature's genome to discover how they survive harsh climates.

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08.16.16
A lab-made black hole supports longstanding Hawking theory
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A lab-made black hole supports longstanding Hawking theory

"Hawking radiation" suggests black holes can evaporate, and new evidence supports it.

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07.31.16
Deep space travel might play havoc with your heart
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Deep space travel might play havoc with your heart

A study finds that Apollo astronauts have been more likely than most to die of heart disease.

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08.25.15
Researchers may have found a cancer cell's 'off' switch
08.25.15

Researchers may have found a cancer cell's 'off' switch

Researchers have found that injecting a biological processor called microRNA into a tumor increases the levels of a specific protein that inhibits cellular reproduction.

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08.25.15
Stephen Hawking believes he knows how information escapes black holes
08.25.15

Stephen Hawking believes he knows how information escapes black holes

Black holes may not be as inescapable as we once thought.

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