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Women scientists, Wikipedia under microscope in RI

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Look up a female scientist or technologist on Wikipedia, and you might not find what you’re looking for. Many don’t have detailed pages or any page at all on the free […]

10/16/2013

Image provided by Science and the University of Tokyo shows infectious particles of the avian H7N9 virus emerging from a cell. (AP Photo/Takeshi Noda/University of Tokyo, Science)

Scientists plan controversial lab-made bird flu

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists who sparked an outcry by creating easier-to-spread versions of the bird flu for research purposes want to try such experiments again using a worrisome new strain. This time around, the U.S. […]

08/07/2013

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Digital 3-D atlas of brain reveals tiny details

NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists have a new brain atlas to help them study their favorite organ. It’s a digital, three-dimensional model called “BigBrain.” Its resolution is finer than a human hair, so it can […]

06/20/2013

Lawrence Livermore Laboratory's logo (AP Photo)

Scientists work on snakeskin-like bio-warfare suit

LIVERMORE, Calif. (AP) — Scientists are designing a snakeskin-like protective suit that would shield its wearers against a chemical or biological attack. Lawrence Livermore Laboratory scientists call it the “Second Skin.”

01/28/2013

Scientist uses math, physics to dodge ticket

(AP) – A San Diego scientist says he got out of a $400 traffic ticket using a research paper loaded with math and physics. The Los Angeles Times reports Wednesday that Dmitri Krioukov, a senior […]

04/19/2012

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