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12.26.16
Stanford students discover how to build wires like Lego
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Stanford students discover how to build wires like Lego

They’re using the world’s smallest diamonds to create tiny self-assembling wires.

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12.13.16
Omnity's search engine uses rare word matching to find unexpected results
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Omnity's search engine uses rare word matching to find unexpected results

If you're in academia or need to do deep research, this tool is worth a shot -- and now it's free.

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12.09.16
Flickering LED lights could treat Alzheimer's disease
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Flickering LED lights could treat Alzheimer's disease

We're still a ways off from finding out if it's a viable treatment, though.

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11.24.16
Google's AI can translate language pairs it has never seen
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Google's AI can translate language pairs it has never seen

If it can convert English to Korean and Japanese, it can automatically do Korean to Japanese.

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11.16.16
'White' Twitter bots can help curb racism
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'White' Twitter bots can help curb racism

A study shows that social pressure curbs harassment, but only from white, popular users.

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11.16.16
Researchers find a new way to convert heat into electricity
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Researchers find a new way to convert heat into electricity

Power plants may be able to reclaim more power from heat waste in the future.

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