News Briefs 06-03-2012

In a thousand years will Dawkins be deified? Heaven forbid.

  • The god wars.
  • Asteroid to threaten Earth in 2013.
  • Can computers catch you telling a lie?
  • Science journalists should be asking questions and deflating exaggeration.
  • Self-publishers accuse paypal of censorship.
  • Jesus may have been a hermaphrodite.
  • Engineers use LEDs and a camera to create an invisible Mercedes.
  • Strange lump of dark matter shouldn’t exist, but does.
  • Business turns to ants and algorithms in search for profit.
  • Does preschool matter?
  • Graphene battery turns ambient heat into electric current.
  • Women happier in relationships when men feel their pain.
  • Study supports theory of extraterrestrial impact.
  • Saturn moon has oxygen.
  • Future zoos may appear different.
  • What we learned from the accelerated aging of astronauts.
  • Bizarre, giant tubular cloud rolling across the sea.
  • Can humans see spooky quantum images.
  • The myth of the eight hour sleep.
  • Yoghurt might stop a heart attack.

Quote of the Day:

Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.

Richard Dawkins


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kendo7's picture
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Very revealing. Is he listening to himself?

Rip Parker