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Kanye West Regrets Bush Katrina Remarks

In a recent interview with Matt Lauer, former President George W. Bush stated that the low point in his presidency was when Kanye West implied he was a racist on a celebrity telethon to raise money for Katrina hurricane victims. In the interview to promote his new autobiography Decision Points, Bush said he didn’t see… Keep Reading

Science & Tech

Scientists Developing Harry Potter Invisibility Cloak

Scientists in the U.K. have announced the development of a new flexible film able to manipulate light rays in a manner that renders solid objects invisible. The material is composed of small structures named “metamaterial” and this research is considered a significant step in the eventual creation of invisibility suits or cloaks, similar to the… Keep Reading

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Vacuuming with UV Light Almost Doubles Reduction of Carpet Microbes

A new study indicates that adding ultraviolet light to the agitation and suction of a vacuum cleaner can almost double the reduction of potentially dangerous microorganisms in a carpet compared to vacuuming without UV. According to researchers, their conclusions indicate that utilizing the germicidal properties of UV light into vacuuming may also be able to… Keep Reading

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Implanted Retinal Chip Gives Sight to the Blind

Three blind people, who had a subretinal implant inserted under their retina, were able to see shapes and objects within days of the operation. The results of these surgeries were reported by German scientists in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. According to the presentation, one patient surprised researchers by recognizing and locating… Keep Reading

Gadgets

Texting, Internet Use at Bedtime Affects Mood In Teens

Over fifty percent of teens and children who surf the net or text message at bedtime not only have greater difficulty falling asleep, but have mood, behavior and cognitive difficulties during the daytime. This according to a study by US researchers and presented at a conference in Canada this week who additionally reported that on… Keep Reading

Gadgets

3D Laptop Display Panels to be Available in 2011

Stereoscopic 3D has recently been making inroads in gaming and television as well as experiencing a resurgence in feature films. 3D projectors and 3D HDTVs were shown at the CES Las Vegas show this year along with Sharp’s glassless 3D display for the Nintendo 3DS. Many Japanese cellphone displays have also become 3D-enabled and feature… Keep Reading

News

San Francisco Riots After Giants Win

The west-coast city of San Francisco was spotted with fires Tuesday evening following the city’s baseball team’s win. Incidents of violence and vandalism was scattered over a number of areas, and details spread around the world in near real-time as witnesses streamed and posted videos and photos. The San Francisco Giants won the World Series… Keep Reading

Releases

Discovery Channel’s Ghost Lab Launches Paranormal Social Network

Invixis Media Systems in cooperation with the stars of Discovery Channel’s, Ghost Lab launch comprehensive, paranormal social network Raleigh, NC — Invixis Media Systems, with offices in Raleigh, NC, and Franklin, OH, announced as its first major client, Brad and Barry Klinge from the Discovery Channel show Ghost Lab, which is broadcast on Canada’s Discovery… Keep Reading

Entertainment

Film About Chilean Miners Rescue in Production

Master Films Productions announced today that it will soon begin filming the Dino Di Durante movie Miracle Underground, produced by Boris Acosta. Director Armand Mastroianni, and a crew that includes an Oscar-winning editor Thom Noble (Witness, Mask of Zorro, Red),  will tell the story of the 33 Chilean miners who were trapped almost 700 meters… Keep Reading

Science & Tech

Neurosurgeon Broadcasts Surgeries Live Over the Web

Aaron Cohen-Gadol, MD, a neurosurgeon with Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, is using the latest internet technologies to webcast his surgeries live online to train other doctors remotely. In a recent conference of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons in San Francisco, 200 of the country’s best neurosurgeons logged in to view the live surgery taking… Keep Reading

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