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Bee Venom Can Kill HIV, Study Says

Source: usnews.com Scientists from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have discovered bee venom can kill the HIV virus without harming the body. Bees could hold the key to preventing HIV transmission. Researchers have discovered that bee venom kills the virus while leaving body cells unharmed, which could lead to an anti-HIV vaginal […]

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Never mind aliens in outer space. Some scientists believe we may be sharing the planet with ‘weird’ lifeforms that are so different from our own they’re invisible to us Across the world’s great deserts, a mysterious sheen has been found on boulders and rock faces. These layers of manganese, arsenic and silica are known as […]

hArctic nearly free of summer sea ice during first alf of 21st century

For scientists studying summer sea ice in the Arctic, it’s not a question of “if” there will be nearly ice-free summers, but “when.” And two scientists say that “when” is sooner than many thought — before 2050 and possibly within the next decade or two. James Overland of NOAA’s Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory and Muyin Wang […]

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This is one of the times that I actually ask you guys to share with your friends! Scientists create real tractor beam that can move objects http://www.t3.com/news/scientists-create-real-tractor-beam-that-can-move-objects

World’s rarest whale seen for first time after New Zealand beaching

The spade-toothed beaked whale is so rare that nobody has seen one alive, but scientists have proof the species still exists. Two skeletons were identified as belonging to the species after a 17-foot whale and her calf beached themselves in New Zealand in 2010. Scientists hope the discovery will provide insights into the species and […]

FFR UK shared a link.Asteroid ‘Nibiru’ on collision causes with earth, according to NASA

Asteroid ‘Nibiru’ On Collision Course With Earth, According To NASA According to leaks by unnamed NASA employees and scientists, an asteroid dubbed ‘Nibiru’ is heading in a direct path towards earth, with up to 30% chance of collision. Understandably NASA is keeping quiet for the moment as to not incite panic, and to get all […]

Has the Earth Entered a New Geologic Age, the Anthropocene?

A group of scientists writing in the journal Environmental Science & Technology (web March 29; print April 1) have proposed that the earth has entered a new age of geologic time, the Anthropocene Epoch. Jan Zalasiewicz and Mark Williams from the University of Leicester; Will Steffen, Director of the Australian National University’s Climate Change Institute; […]

Scientists Say FFRuk it up in the Workplace Social Networking Increases Productivity!

Can you believe that using social networking sites at work can increase your workplace productivity? A new study just published by Australian scientists found that taking time to visit websites of personal interest, including news sites and YouTube, provided workers a mental break that ultimately increased their ability to concentrate and was correlated with a […]