Posts filed under “Science”

Mapping the Spread of Drought Across the U.S.

Click for an crazy-cool animated version.

Source: NY Times

Category: Digital Media, Science

Bull vs. Bear Debate: Is Biotech Is in a Bubble?

Awesome graphic:   click for ginormous graphic Source: Credit Suisse via Bloomberg    

Category: Markets, Psychology, Science

60 Minutes: Killing Cancer

60 Minutes follows brain cancer patients in a Duke University clinical trial of a therapy that uses a re-engineered polio virus to kill cancer cells

 

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Category: Science, Video

Average Annual Precipitation

Source: Natural News

Category: Science

The Chemical Structure of DNA

Source: Compound Interest

Category: Digital Media, Science

60 Minutes: Modern life’s devices under China’s grip?

From smartphones to cars and defense missiles, modern U.S. life depends on rare earth elements but China dominates the industry

Modern life’s devices under China’s grip?

Source: 60 Minutes

 

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Category: Science, Technology, Video

How Your Brain Morphs When You Learn Physics

Source: Quartz

Category: Science

Source: Washington Post

Category: Politics, Science, UnGuru

NASA is Building a Huge Rocket — But to Where?


Source: Bloomberg

 

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Category: Science

Under the Dome – Investigating China’s Smog

Chai Jing’s review: Under the Dome – Investigating China’s Smog
柴静雾霾调查穹顶之下 (full translation)

Source: NPR

Category: Film, Science, Video