New generations of science Daily Press
Editorial: Hampton Roads scientists are participating in some of the most cutting edge space exploration.
Art and science, not so dichotomous after all CU Columbia Spectator
The 14th floor of Pupin Hall is a place not often visited by those who are not majoring in astronomy or astrophysics. Yet this past Friday, students and professors ...
White supremacy ruled 19th-century science. Why that matters today. AL.com
The racist theory of polygenesis - the belief that God created each human "race" as separate species - was the dominant idea in American science in the 1850s.
WVPB to share Science U @home West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Science isn't just a subject, it's a way of understanding the world around us. West Virginia Public Broadcasting is working with Science-U @home , a.
Opinion: Climate science becomes climate dogma The Detroit News
"Without greenhouse-warming theory, major warming is not expected in the foreseeable future."
Air Pollution Should be Monitored Using the Best Available Science: Meh, Says the EPA - Union of Concerned Scientists
Air Pollution Should be Monitored Using the Best Available Science: Meh, Says the EPA Union of Concerned Scientists
Air pollution causes serious harm to our society – from coughing, to smog in the air, to a visit to the emergency room. And the only way to mitigate the threat of air ...
UAlbany receives $5 million science gift Times Union
Albany. A retired University at Albany biology professor and his wife are giving $5 million to create an endowment for a high school science program as well as ...
Hopatcong families enjoy science, check out school's new Maker Space New Jersey Herald
HOPATCONG -- Science and family bonding were part of the fun for Tulsa Trail Elementary School's Family Science Night.
The Science of Human Longevity is Going Mainstream Futurism
Eternus is a revolutionary new supplement comprised of 38 separate ingredients designed to slow cell aging and boost cell energy.
Do no harm, California. Press pause on science secrecy bill. - Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
Do no harm, California. Press pause on science secrecy bill. Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
The California legislature is set to advance a well-intentioned but ill-considered bill (Assembly Bill 700) that would, if enacted, prevent discovery of wrongdoing ...
COSI experiments with four-day science festival ThisWeek Community News
For most central Ohioans, Columbus' Center of Science and Industry is a destination. But with its most broad and ambitious event yet, COSI is branching far ...
Wary of Chinese Espionage, Houston Cancer Center Chose to Fire 3 Scientists The New York Times
Two tenured scientists at a renowned cancer hospital in Houston have resigned, and the hospital is seeking to fire a third, in connection with an investigation into ...
'Invisibilia' Team Takes A Deep Dive Into The Science Of Desire NPR
Most of us have a "type" — certain quirks and qualities we're just more into, that pique our sexual desire. But why are we attracted to the people we're attracted ...
Ordering up another Science Happy Hour for April 23 Yale News
Yale physicists John Harris, Ágnes Mócsy, and others will take part in a free-flowing conversation with the audience at BAR starting at 8 p.m..
Baby tyrannosaur's eBay auction sparks outrage Science Magazine
It's astonishing what you can buy on eBay. An ongoing auction on the site offers buyers the chance to own what is claimed to be “maybe the only” juvenile ...
To amp up solar cells, scientists ditch silicon Science Magazine
Silicon dominates the world of solar power. Even the newest solar cell designs, tandem devices that have a silicon solar cell below a cell made of a crystalline ...
Dr. Carolyn Brinkworth shares research about diversity in science with campus The Flat Hat
The College of William and Mary welcomed Dr. Carolyn Brinkworth to campus April 17 to speak with students, professors and community members about ...
Festival of Faiths explores ‘science through the lens of faith’ Insider Louisville
The 2019 Festival of Faiths, which kicks off on Wednesday, explores "science through the lens of faith" and features a diverse lineup of speakers and performers.
Biology Students Explore Faith and Science Through Research into Labor-Inducing Herbal Remedies - Bethel University News
Biology Students Explore Faith and Science Through Research into Labor-Inducing Herbal Remedies Bethel University News
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Jennifer Berger '07 helped spark a string of research projects at Bethel into herbal remedies used to induce labor. After more ...
Semiconductor scientists discover effect that was thought impossible EurekAlert
Superinjection, the effect used in lasers and LEDs creation can work in 'pure' semiconductors, which was previously considered impossible. This opens up new ...
Why blend? Exploring the art and science of blending BBC News
Humans are the blending species, says philosopher of the senses Barry Smith, but what makes some blends work when others don't?
USDA orders scientists to say published research is ‘preliminary’ Washington Post
Any scientist reading the disclaimer added to USDA research "would be very confused by this statement,” one journal editor said.
Exclusive: Major U.S. cancer center ousts 'Asian' researchers after NIH flags their foreign ties - Science Magazine
Exclusive: Major U.S. cancer center ousts 'Asian' researchers after NIH flags their foreign ties Science Magazine
HOUSTON, TEXAS—The MD Anderson Cancer Center here has ousted three senior researchers after the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, ...
Protected area targets post-2020 Science Magazine
In 2010, Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) adopted the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011–2020, and its 20 Aichi Biodiversity Targets, ...
Astronomers have spotted the universe's first molecule Science Magazine
The universe's very first molecule, thought to be created after the big bang, has been detected in space for the first time. Helium hydride (HeH), a combination of ...
Cheap, portable scanners could transform brain imaging. But how will scientists deliver the data? - Science Magazine
Cheap, portable scanners could transform brain imaging. But how will scientists deliver the data? Science Magazine
Q&A with neuroethicist Francis Shen and MRI developer Michael Garwood.
Hayabusa2 arrives at the carbonaceous asteroid 162173 Ryugu—A spinning top–shaped rubble pile - Science Magazine
Hayabusa2 arrives at the carbonaceous asteroid 162173 Ryugu—A spinning top–shaped rubble pile Science Magazine
Asteroids fall to Earth in the form of meteorites, but these provide little information about their origins. The Japanese mission Hayabusa2 is designed to collect ...
California scientists unravel genetic mysteries of world’s tallest trees San Francisco Chronicle
The coast redwood genome is nine times the size of the human genome and even puts to shame the giant sequoia genome, which is roughly three times the ...
The board games turning science into playtime The Guardian
Science-themed board games are an increasingly popular way to learn about everything from atom building to colonising space.
Here's what scientists think a black hole looks like Science Magazine
Astronomers may have imaged a black hole for the first time, capping decades of calculations of how they ought to appear.
An interstellar meteor, Crusader DNA and water on the moon: This week in space and science CNN
This week, scientists discovered the interstellar origins of a meteor that crashed into Earth in 2014, and DNA was extracted from the bones of 13th-century ...
Science during crisis Science Magazine
In April 1902, on the Caribbean island of Martinique, La Commission sur le Vulcan convened to make a fateful decision. Mt. Pelée was sending smoke aloft and ...
Hungerford, Gerber reappointed as FAS deans of humanities, social sciences Yale News
Professors Amy Hungerford and Alan Gerber have been reappointed as the deans of humanities and social sciences. Both terms are for five years, effective July ...
Shanghai aims to be global hub for science and technology The Straits Times
BEIJING (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Shanghai is looking to be the primary global destination for science and technology efforts, after burnishing ...
This fungus has wiped out more species than any other disease Science Magazine
The infectious disease that has devastated the most biodiversity is a fungal killer of amphibians, researchers report today in Science . Around the world, 90 ...
How to Cook With Weed—and a Dash of Tasty, Tasty Science WIRED
Mac and cheese. Peanut butter and jelly. Asparagus and … cannabis oil with a citrusy terpene profile? Welcome to the heady world of cannabis cuisine.
NIH, FBI accuse scientists in US of sending IP to China, running shadow labs Ars Technica
MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas has forced out three senior researchers with ties to China. The move comes amid nationwide investigations by ...
What Are PFAS, And Are They Toxic To Humans And The Environment? : Shots - Health News NPR
PFAS are a family of chemicals accumulating in the soil, rivers, drinking water and the human body. How much exposure to these substances in clothes, ...
Arc-continent collisions in the tropics set Earth's climate state Science Magazine
On million-year time scales, Earth's climate state is determined by sources and sinks of carbon to the ocean-atmosphere system. But which specific mechanisms ...
Education and Behavioral Science Names Top 2019 Grads ASU News
JONESBORO – The College of Education and Behavioral Science at Arkansas State University recognized 27 outstanding graduating students for 2018-19 ...
New climate models predict a warming surge Science Magazine
For nearly 40 years, the massive computer models used to simulate global climate have delivered a fairly consistent picture of how fast human carbon emissions ...
M87 black hole picture weighs in on black hole mass estimates Science News
The first image of M87's black hole suggests it is 6.5 billion times the mass of the sun — close to what was expected based on how stars move around it.
A planetesimal orbiting within the debris disc around a white dwarf star Science Magazine
Numerous exoplanets have been detected around Sun-like stars. These stars end their lives as white dwarfs, which should inherit any surviving planetary ...
Former Colorado governor, state scientists push for renewable investment to battle climate change - The Denver Channel
Former Colorado governor, state scientists push for renewable investment to battle climate change The Denver Channel
DENVER – For just the third time in 10 years, the western snowpack is above-average – a big plus for Colorado's mountain towns and those downstream.
Scientists Uncover California's Hidden Earthquakes Scientific American
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...
Cytosine base editor generates substantial off-target single-nucleotide variants in mouse embryos - Science Magazine
Cytosine base editor generates substantial off-target single-nucleotide variants in mouse embryos Science Magazine
Unintended genomic modifications limit the potential therapeutic use of gene-editing tools. Available methods to find off-targets generally do not work in vivo or ...
Earth Day Doodle Celebrates Extreme Animal Life Live Science
A new Google Doodle celebrates Earth Day with an animation featuring some of Earth's most amazing animals.
Concerns of young protesters are justified Science Magazine
The world's youth have begun to persistently demonstrate for the protection of the climate and other foundations of human well-being. (1, 2). As scientists and ...
The NASA Twins Study: A multidimensional analysis of a year-long human spaceflight - Science Magazine
The NASA Twins Study: A multidimensional analysis of a year-long human spaceflight Science Magazine
Space is the final frontier for understanding how extreme environments affect human physiology. Following twin astronauts, one of which spent a year-long ...
“Low Interest in the Sciences”- Says UNESCO Regional Science Specialist Front Page Africa
Monrovia — The Director of UNESCO Regional Science Specialist in Abuja, Osuji Out, has said at a forum in the Liberian capital that students have declined ...
MSU to Natural Science students: 'No science is needed to support transgender and non-binary identities' - Campus Reform
MSU to Natural Science students: 'No science is needed to support transgender and non-binary identities' Campus Reform
The NatSci Council on Diversity and Community at Michigan State University sent students in the department an email entitled "Increasing transgender visibility ...
Americans Are Smart About Science FiveThirtyEight
Hey, didja hear about those scientifically illiterate Americans? People so dumb, they think the sun revolves around the Earth? People who can't pass a quiz of ...
Magnet vs. freon EurekAlert
A fundamentally new refrigerator has been developed by researchers from the National University of Science and Technology MISIS and Tver State University ...
Australian ship discovered off Victoria 77 years after Japanese submarine attack The Guardian
The second world war ship SS Iron Crown sank after it was torpedoed, killing 38 of its 43 crew.
New Twitter account outs shoddy reporting in science stories Quartz
In this era of fake news, it's not unusual for social media users—including the US president—to accuse journalists of doing bad work. Sadly, when it comes to ...
Amphibian fungal panzootic causes catastrophic and ongoing loss of biodiversity Science Magazine
Rapid spread of disease is a hazard in our interconnected world. The chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis was identified in amphibian populations ...
‘Partly Alive’: Scientists Revive Cells in Brains From Dead Pigs The New York Times
In a study that upends assumptions about brain death, researchers brought some cells back to life — or something like it.
Airborne microplastics found atop France's remote Pyrenees mountains Science Magazine
Microscopic fragments of plastic have invaded the farthest reaches of the sea, from the depths of the Mariana Trench to the freezing waters off Antarctica. Now ...
Tweeting while flying kills migratory birds Science Magazine
Texting while driving can be deadly. So can tweeting while flying, a new study finds—among some species of migratory birds. Researchers have found that birds ...
Mercury has a massive solid inner core Science News
The distribution of Mercury's mass and small stutters in the planet's spin suggest it has a giant solid inner core.
Can science survive without statistical significance? Science News
In science, the success of an experiment is often determined by a measure called “statistical significance.” A result is considered to be “significant” if the ...
Scientists Discover Gigantic Prehistoric Cat in a Neglected Museum Drawer Popular Mechanics
Larger than a tiger, lion, or polar bear with a skull comparable with a rhinoceros, this ancient predator cat, known as Simbakubwa kutokaafrika, wasn't ...
Powerful CRISPR cousin accidentally mutates RNA while editing DNA target Science Magazine
When researchers first reported 3 years ago that they had created base editors, a version of the powerful genome-editing tool CRISPR, excitement swirled ...
A Global Deal For Nature: Guiding principles, milestones, and targets Science Advances
The Global Deal for Nature (GDN) is a time-bound, science-driven plan to save the diversity and abundance of life on Earth. Pairing the GDN and the Paris ...
Human impact erodes chimpanzee behavioral diversity Science Magazine
We often frame negative human impacts on animal species in terms of numbers of individuals reduced or numbers of regions from which species are absent.
Scientists Confirm Cats Recognize Their Own Names Inside Science News Service
(Inside Science) -- Science has finally confirmed what cat owners knew all along: Cats know their own names.That doesn't necessarily mean they respond when ...
Meet the scientist painter who turns deadly viruses into beautiful works of art Science Magazine
HIV, Ebola, and Zika are ugly, nasty viruses. David Goodsell makes them look beautiful, even alluring. And the unusual precision of his depictions is driven by ...
Scientists Have Identified Almost 2 Million 'Hidden' Earthquakes Shaking California ScienceAlert
California is notorious for its earthquakes, but a stunning new discovery reveals for the first time just how much we've underestimated its omnipresent ...
Millipede Genitals Glow Different Colors (But Scientists Can't Explain Why) Live Science
Scientists recently discovered that numerous millipede species fluoresce, and the glow of their genitals varies between species.
The moon is losing 200 tons of water a year to meteorite strikes Science Magazine
When meteorites slam into the moon, they undoubtedly kick up a little dust. Now, a new study suggests they also shake loose quite a bit of water—something on ...
Believe in Atlantis? These archaeologists want to win you back to science Science Magazine
Researchers confront rising belief in ancient aliens and other myths.
Urine salts elucidate Early Neolithic animal management at Aşıklı Höyük, Turkey Science Advances
The process of sheep and goat (caprine) domestication began by 9000 to 8000 BCE in Southwest Asia. The early Neolithic site at Aşıklı Höyük in central Turkey ...
How US–China political tensions are affecting science Nature.com
Conference travel, research visas, science funding and security clearance are all touched by the geopolitics.
Evidence for hormonal control of heart regenerative capacity during endothermy acquisition - Science Magazine
Evidence for hormonal control of heart regenerative capacity during endothermy acquisition Science Magazine
Among vertebrates, zebrafish and salamanders can regenerate their hearts, whereas adult mice and humans cannot. Hirose et al. analyzed diploid ...
National Academy of Sciences will vote on ejecting sexual harassers Science Magazine
The U.S. National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in Washington, D.C., will ask its members this month to change the organization's bylaws to allow proven sexual ...
Brazil's Jair Bolsanaro slashes funding to scientists. The planet may suffer. National Geographic
When Jair Bolsonaro began his presidency of Brazil in January he quickly began making good on his campaign promises to rollback protections of the Amazon ...
Archaeologists unearth largest Mayan figurine factory to date Science Magazine
ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO—Archaeologists working in Guatemala have discovered the largest known figurine workshop in the Mayan world, they ...
Thirst regulates motivated behavior through modulation of brainwide neural population dynamics - Science Magazine
Thirst regulates motivated behavior through modulation of brainwide neural population dynamics Science Magazine
How is it that groups of neurons dispersed through the brain interact to generate complex behaviors? Three papers in this issue present brain-scale studies of ...
Sustained rescue of prefrontal circuit dysfunction by antidepressant-induced spine formation - Science Magazine
Sustained rescue of prefrontal circuit dysfunction by antidepressant-induced spine formation Science Magazine
A better understanding of the mechanisms underlying the action of antidepressants is urgently needed. Moda-Sava et al. explored a possible mode of action for ...
Ancient sculptors made magnetic figures from rocks struck by lightning Science News
People living at least 2,000 years ago near the Pacific Coast of what's now Guatemala crafted massive human sculptures with magnetized foreheads, cheeks ...
Update: Legislator asks Pentagon to restore contract for storied Jason science advisory group - Science Magazine
Update: Legislator asks Pentagon to restore contract for storied Jason science advisory group Science Magazine
*Update, 11 April, 3:30 p.m.: The legislator who revealed the Pentagon's decision to terminate the Jason contract during a congressional hearing earlier this ...
Are climate sceptic Peter Ridd's controversial reef views validated by his unfair dismissal win? - ABC News
Are climate sceptic Peter Ridd's controversial reef views validated by his unfair dismissal win? ABC News
Marine physicist Peter Ridd has won his case for unfair dismissal against James Cook University, but his views as a climate sceptic were not on trial, Jo Khan ...
Is Dentistry a Science? The Atlantic
It's much less scientific—and more prone to gratuitous procedures—than you may think.
Persistence of intense, climate-driven runoff late in Mars history Science Advances
Mars is dry today, but numerous precipitation-fed paleo-rivers are found across the planet's surface. These rivers' existence is a challenge to models of planetary ...
Ancient 'Snowball Earth' thawed out in a flash Science Magazine
More than half a billion years ago, our planet was a giant snowball hurtling through space. Glaciers blanketed the globe all the way to the equator in one of the ...
Droplet trains reveal how nature navigates blood traffic: Scientists found alternating flocks in micro-channels and explained how the flocks can be thinned. - Science Daily
Droplet trains reveal how nature navigates blood traffic: Scientists found alternating flocks in micro-channels and explained how the flocks can be thinned. Science Daily
Scientists report that they discovered spontaneous oscillations in microfluidic droplet networks. The scientists have successfully modeled network channels ...
These suicidal aphids repair their home with their own bodily fluids Science Magazine
The gall aphid's home repair strategy gives new meaning to the phrase “sweat equity.” These insects use their own bodily fluids to patch holes in the walls of ...
U.S. judge rules deceptive publisher should pay $50 million in damages Science Magazine
A U.S. federal judge has ordered the OMICS International publishing group to pay $50.1 million in damages for deceiving thousands of authors who published in ...
Unbiased detection of CRISPR off-targets in vivo using DISCOVER-Seq Science Magazine
Unintended genomic modifications limit the potential therapeutic use of gene-editing tools. Available methods to find off-targets generally do not work in vivo or ...
How to recover after exercise — the new science The Times
What is your post-training recovery routine? Perhaps you sink into a sofa with an extensive snack supply. Or maybe you make like the American footballer Tom ...
How Scientists 3D Printed a Tiny Heart from Human Cells Live Science
It has four chambers, blood vessels and it beats — sort of. In a first, scientists have 3D printed a heart using human tissue. Though the heart is much smaller than ...
Boston University fires geologist found to have harassed women in Antarctica Science Magazine
Boston University (BU) today fired David Marchant, the geologist whose alleged harassment of women at remote Antarctic field camps Science first described 18 ...
Ebola outbreak in Congo still not an international crisis, WHO decides Science Magazine
No need to sound the world's loudest public health alarm bell about the lingering Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), an expert ...
Universities will soon announce action against scientists who broke NIH rules, agency head says - Science Magazine
Universities will soon announce action against scientists who broke NIH rules, agency head says Science Magazine
Some U.S. universities will announce in the next week or two actions they have taken to prevent foreign governments from taking unfair advantage of research ...
The Lost History of One of the World’s Strangest Science Experiments The New York Times
The hummingbirds were dying. Cockroaches were everywhere. And then Steve Bannon showed up.
Don't abandon evidence and process on air pollution policy Science Advances
Air pollution kills—scientists have known this for many years. But how do they know? The global scientific community has developed and agreed upon a ...
New genetic 'risk score' could predict obesity odds Science Magazine
But scientists warn the risk score comes with risks of its own.
EPA panel seeks to bring back fired scientists for clean-air review Science Magazine
Originally published by E&E News. A fractured EPA advisory panel is asking for help as its ability to handle a high-stakes review of particulate matter standards ...
Historians expose early scientists' debt to the slave trade Science Magazine
At the dawn of the 1700s, European science seemed poised to conquer all of nature. Isaac Newton had recently published his monumental theory of gravity.
Sonar Anomaly Leads to Discovery of 500-Year-Old Shipwreck in North Sea Live Science
Salvagers looking for steel shipping containers at the bottom of the North Sea have discovered a 500-year-old Dutch shipwreck holding a cargo of tons of copper ...
Acoustic Transducers To Detect And Eliminate Incoming Mortar Rounds
There maybe a way to use acoustic transducers to pin-point incoming enemy ordinance such as mortar rounds in order to shoot them down. Directional sound waves from acoustic transducers set at specific locations around friendly locations can create artificial barriers, which the incoming ordinance will have to pass to reach its target and thus be detected and triangulated or quadrangulated for interception.
Super Volcano: Can The Disaster Be Prevented?
It maybe possible to apply a rogue wave theory and some mathematical formulas of fluid dynamics to the problem of superplumes (theory) of volcanic activity to get them to erupt outside areas of high populations. This would be done by triggering events into the liquid magma underneath the surface.
51 Easy, Eco-Friendly Ways You Can Help Sustain Planet Earth
1. Air dry your laundry.
Paper - More than Meets the Eye
We are surrounded by so much paper and card that it is easy to forget just how complex it is. There are many varieties and grades of paper materials, and whilst it is fairly easy to spot the varieties, it is far more difficult to spot the grades.
Troubleshooting Pump Problems the Easy Way
In any problem analysis, we have to specify the problem, check whether there is any deviation from the normal condition, identify the possible causes, evaluate the possible causes and then confirm the true cause.Pumps or other machinery will give tell tale signs when they are not working properly.
Lets Get Dirty
There is no right way of saying this, so I'll say it the wrong way: in order to stay healthy we must stay dirty. Now, that didn't sound right, did it? Put it this way: if we all lived in sealed apartments where only the purest air was pumped in and every trace of bacteria were eliminated from our food we probably wouldn't last long when we stepped outside.
Conspiring to Create Our Weather
Some say the weather is totally random and does not exist in any pattern. Even some academia wonder kids show us kaleidoscope pictures of randomness and say see; this is why we cannot predict the weather.
Environmental Eco-Terrorists Must Be Stopped
Eco-terrorists assume some how they are helping the environment, by causing news worthy events and starting forest fires or burning down developments. Yet in doing so they cause air pollution and kill animals.
Hibernating Humans for Space Flight
Can we hibernate humans using hydrogen sulfide gas for long-term space flight? The answer is most likely; "YES". Scientists have successfully hibernated mice spontaneously using hydrogen sulfide gas.
Pre-empt the Radiation or Die
At West Point, in a speech, President George W. Bush shared the doctrine of pre-emption with his cadets that he articulated as a countermeasure to September 11 attacks.
Transfer Technologies and Advances in Future Combat
Transfer Technologies and Advances in Future CombatThe human visual ability is unique and superb as Earth Species go. But we cannot see everything.
Get Hot on Combustion
Energy in the form of heat is obtained when fuel is burnt in air. The release of this heat energy can be slow or can be very rapid.
Pandemic Crisis Cure Concept
What happens if the world is faced with a Pandemic, for which no cure currently exists but one is on the verge of being discovered? Here is a concept, which with the proper protocols could save the human race from near extinction. Human Hibernation.
N400 Brain Wave to Assist in Learning and in Performance
In any important task you need to stay alert and in some professions someone could lose their life ifyou are not staying heads up or cause a serious accident where someone else has to pay with theirs. Not good, so what is the solution here? Here is a thought on learning, safety, brain waves and winning.
Servicing Missions to the Hubble Space Telescope
The Hubble Space Telescope received its first Service Mission in December 1993. The missions most important objective was to install two devices to fix the Hubble Telescope's vision problem .
Saving People in Disaster Crisis, Concept
So often when we see huge Natural Disasters there are many people killed, but for everyone who perishes there are 5-10 people injured; many very seriously. So often too the region of the world were the disaster occurs does not have enough hospital beds, medical professionals or the right equipment needed to help save those lives.
Tsunami is a Japanese term that describes a large seismically generated sea wave which is capable of considerable destruction in certain coastal areas, especially where underwater earthquakes occur.In Japanese, "Tsunami" means "Harbor Wave" or "Wave In The Harbor" It is now internationally accepted as the term that defines a "Seismic Seawave.
Acoustic Transducers and Light Waves for VSTOL, a Concept
Is it possible to use many acoustic transducers underneath an aircraft in a crisscross fashion to make the air much thicker. Almost like a platform that a VSTOL aircraft using low pressure could use to push off of? Although the amount of energy to be required to do this might be substantial; it seems to be possible.
Moon Rover Robotic Concept; Planetary Exploration
I propose a beach ball hopping robotic planetary explorer, which could work in swarms, instead of a larger rover, which might be stuck in the lunar dust or red sands of Mars. One interesting concept is in a white paper by Paolo Fiorini entitled; "A Hopping Robot for Planetary Exploration" in which the robot has several design configurations all weighing considerable amount.
Sound From Transmission Power Lines Should Never Be Wasted
High Tension Power lines and transmission line towers make noise, we have all heard this. But Sound can be a source of energy in that it can be harvested to make steam in my humble opinion.
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