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Mighty Mouse Has One Less Gene, Lives 20% Longer

Mighty Mouse Has One Less Gene, Lives 20% Longer

Researchers have created a mightier mouse: By deleting a single gene from a mouse's genetic makeup, they've enabled it to suffer fewer age related ailments and live 20% longer. On humans, that'd be about 16 bonus years. So what exactly did those crazy scientists do? They bred mice with the "gene t

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Scratched Glasses Give Perfect Vision For Any Eyesight

Scratched Glasses Give Perfect Vision For Any Eyesight

Ditch those bifocals. You might soon wearing spectacles whose lenses allow you to see clearly regardless of how long or short-sighted you are. With age, the lenses in our eyes often lose the ability to change shape enough to focus light from near objects onto the retina - a condition called presb

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Largest Sheet Of Graphene Produced, Can Be Used For Flexible Touchscreens

Largest Sheet Of Graphene Produced, Can Be Used For Flexible Touchscreens

Graphene, the ridiculously thin, strong, electrically conductive, and flexible miracle material, might be coming to your touchscreens. And when it does, "you could theoretically roll up your iPhone and stick it behind your ear like a pencil." Graphene has had scientists in a tizzy for years

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RCA Airnergy Charges Gadgets with Nothing But Wifi Signals

RCA Airnergy Charges Gadgets with Nothing But Wifi Signals

[HTML1] Forget PowerMats and wireless charging and the like, because the Airnergy wi-fi signal harvester is my new front runner for the future of gadget charging. It's not exactly new tech, as ohGizmo notes, but it's the first application that's of any real use to consumers. Put simply, Ai

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The Best Improvements in Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx

The Best Improvements in Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx

Ubuntu 10.04 is out today, and there are quite a few improvements in "Lucid Lynx," a long-term support release. What's worth checking out, beyond the geeky guts? A pretty nifty social manager, a great music store, faster boot-ups, and more. We took a look at what was new in the Lucid Lynx be

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PowerISO 4.2

PowerISO is a powerful image processing and file compression tool, which allows you to create, extract, compress, edit and convert ISO/BIN image files, and mount these files with internal virtual drive. And most of all, the compressed files can be used directly without decompressing. Support almost

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FDA Approves Prostate Cancer Vaccine

FDA Approves Prostate Cancer Vaccine

Yesterday, the FDA approved a drug called Provenge. It trains the body's immune system to fight off advanced prostate cancer. It's also the first proof we have that immunotherapy works in the fight against the disease. Provenge from Dendreon isn't a preventative vaccine; it won't stave off il

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A new facility is being built to harvest rare atoms

A new facility is being built to harvest rare atoms

Find out how a particle accelerator will be used to make rare isotopes used for nuclear medicine. Technetium 99m sounds like something in a bad fifties science fiction film that would be injected into someone to give them psychic powers, or twelve hours, or both. This goes double when it's comb

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Samsung Launches 32 GB DDR3 RAM Module, Mostly Just Because They Can

Samsung Launches 32 GB DDR3 RAM Module, Mostly Just Because They Can

Samsung yammered back in January about making a 32-gigabyte DDR3 RAM stick, and now they've unveiled the beastly piece of hardware for servers. These new 1.35-volt modules are also 20-percent faster than previous 1.5-volt DDR3 modules. Nice. That said, Mark heard straight from Samsung who said that

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Ice Discovered on Asteroid, Suggests Earth’s Oceans Came From Space

Ice Discovered on Asteroid, Suggests Earth’s Oceans Came From Space

Water ice and organic molecules have been discovered on an asteroid's surface for the first time. Researchers glimpsed the ice on 24 Themis, a frosty rock that could be the key to understanding how Earth became the blue planet. "What we've found suggests that an asteroid like this one may hav

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Google Maps Driving Simulator Lets You ‘Drive’ Anywhere

This top-down Maps-based driving simulator is one step closer to our ultimate dream: simulated driving on any street, anywhere, based on data available from Maps/ Earth. Geoquake’s 2D Flash version may be really simple—you only have a choice of four vehicles and there’s no actual collision detection—but it’s got the right idea. When someone can take in street data and feed it into a 3D driving engine so we can simulate a trip to the Grand Canyon without leaving our desks, that’s when we’ll know the future has arrived. Click Here To Play

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