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Atomic Scientists: Doomsday Getting Even Closer

Atomic Scientists: Doomsday Getting Even Closer

AP (Jan. 22, 2015) The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists says Earth is now closer to human-caused doomsday than it has been in more than 30 years because of global warming and nuclear weaponry. (Jan. 22) Video provided by AP
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Water Bounces Off New Super-Hydrophobic Metal Pattern

Water Bounces Off New Super-Hydrophobic Metal Pattern

Newsy (Jan. 21, 2015) Scientists at the University of Rochester have developed a pattern that makes metal so hydrophobic that water bounces off it without any coating. Video provided by Newsy
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3D Laser Mapping 'weighs' Trees

3D Laser Mapping 'weighs' Trees

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Jan. 14, 2015) A laser scanning technique is being developed by scientists to 3D map the structure of trees in order to determine the biomass and carbon stocks in forests more accurately than by other methods. The authors of the study hope their research will provide better understanding of the role of forests in reducing man-made CO2 emissions and give an effective framework for climate policymakers. Matthew Stock reports. Video provided by Reuters
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CES 2015: How Many Calories Are in That Protein Shake?

CES 2015: How Many Calories Are in That Protein Shake?

Popular Science (Jan. 9, 2015) Ever wonder what’s really in that Falafel sandwich you’re eating? SCiO will break it down for you. A tiny molecular sensor that fits in your hand, SCiO can decipher the molecular fingerprint of whichever object you like. Scan any piece of food, drink, or medicine, and SCiO will send information about its nutritional content, calorie count, chemical makeup, and more to your phone. Take it to your local farmer’s market to see if they’re really selling you organic produce like they claim. Video provided by Popular Science
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