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›  New CRISPR technique skips over portions of genes that can cause disease
In a new study in cells, researchers have adapted CRISPR gene-editing technology to cause the cell's internal machinery to skip over a small portion of a gene when transcribing it into a template for protein building. Such targeted editing could one day be useful for treating genetic diseases caused by mutations in the genome, such as Duchenne's muscular dystrophy, Huntington's disease or some cancers.
›  How a 'jellyfish'-shaped structure relieves pressure in your cells
Scientists have solved the structure of a key protein that senses when our cells swell.
›  Novel sensors could enable smarter textiles
A fabric coating with thin, lightweight and flexible pressure sensors that can be embedded into shoes and other functional garments, sensors that can measure everything from the light touch of a finger to being driven over by a forklift. And it's comfortable to boot!
›  Human wastewater valuable to global agriculture, economics
It may seem off-putting to some, but human waste is full of nutrients that can be recycled into valuable products that could promote agricultural sustainability and better economic independence for some developing countries, says a new study.
›  Researchers are developing vaccines for human parasites
Researchers outline their lessons learned while creating vaccine candidates for hookworm and schistosomiasis.
›  Genetic differences in trees untouched by mountain pine beetles
A researcher has discovered that mountain pine beetles may avoid certain trees within a population they normally would kill due to genetics in the trees.
›  Twisted electronics open the door to tunable 2-D materials
Researchers report an advance that may revolutionize the field of 2-D materials such as graphene: a 'twistronic' device whose characteristics can be varied by simply varying the angle between two different 2-D layers placed on top of one another. The device provides unprecedented control over the angular orientation in twisted-layer devices, and enables researchers to study the effects of twist angle on electronic, optical, and mechanical properties in a single device.
›  Men and women show surprising differences in seeing motion
Researchers have found an unexpected difference between men and women. On average, their studies show, men pick up on visual motion significantly faster than women do.
›  More workers working might not get more work done, ants (and robots) show
For ants and robots operating in confined spaces like tunnels, having more workers does not necessarily mean getting more work done. Just as too many cooks in a kitchen get in each other's way, having too many robots in tunnels creates clogs that can bring the work to a grinding halt.
›  Reverse osmosis membranes with tunable thickness
Researchers used electrospray technology to create ultra-thin, ultra-smooth polyamide membranes for reverse osmosis. This scalable process allows for better control of a membrane's fundamental properties, avoids the use of chemical baths, and can be applied to a variety of membrane separation processes.
›  Under pressure, hydrogen offers a reflection of giant planet interiors
Lab-based mimicry allowed an international team of physicists to probe hydrogen under the conditions found in the interiors of giant planets -- where experts believe it gets squeezed until it becomes a liquid metal, capable of conducting electricity.
›  Autism linked to egg cells' difficulty creating large proteins
New work reveals that the genetic factors underlying fragile X syndrome, and potentially from other autism-related disorders, stem from defects in the cell's ability to create unusually large protein structures. They found that mutations in the gene Fmr1 create problems in the and the reproductive system. They can lead to the most-common form of inherited autism, fragile X syndrome, as well as to premature ovarian failure.
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Colorado man held on suspicion of killing wife, two children
A Colorado man, who earlier this week pleaded for the safe return of his pregnant wife and...
 
›  Body found at New Mexico compound identified as missing boy
›  George Washington gold coin sells for $1.7 million
›  Do not call us Mormons or LDS Church, leaders of faith ask
›  U.S. attorney general issues order to speed up immigrant deportations
›  U.S. judge blocks programs letting 'Grand Theft Auto' players 'cheat'
›  Vatican voices 'shame and sorrow' over damning sex abuse report
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Xiamen Air passenger jet overshoots runway in Manila, no casualties
An Xiamen Air aircraft veered off a rain-soaked runway on landing at the Philippine capita...
 
›  Peru to tighten entry requirements for Venezuelans as migration surges: sources
›  Ecuador, Peru tighten entry requirements for Venezuelans as influx swells
›  Japan says U.N. experts' call to protect nuclear clean-up workers is 'regrettable'
›  In India's citizenship test, a spelling error can ruin a family
›  Nine planes grounded by bomb threats in South America: Chilean authorities
›  U.S. welcomes Saudi Arabia's pledge of $100 million for Syria
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Report: Packers, Rodgers 'creeping' toward extension
The Green Bay Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers are "creeping along towards a deal," E...
 
›  NFL notebook: Elway says Kaepernick 'had his chance' to join Broncos
›  MLB notebook: Urena suspended for Acuna HBP
›  Dominant Del Potro into third round at rainy Cincinnati
›  Snedeker vows to keep attacking after 59 in Greensboro
›  Halep waits out the rain to reach third round in Cincinnati
›  Fowler confirms injury, will skip first playoff event
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Asian shares gain on U.S.-China trade talks, lira recovers
Asian shares won a modest reprieve on Friday after China and the United States agreed to h...
 
›  Oil prices slip amid fears over global economic growth
›  Google employees demand more oversight of China search engine plan
›  Whistleblower accuses Tesla of spying on employees at Gigafactory: attorney
›  As Nvidia expands in artificial intelligence, Intel defends turf
›  Wall St. rallies on solid earnings, U.S.-China trade talks
›  Exclusive: OxyContin maker Purdue taps financial restructuring adviser - sources
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Emma Thompson, 59, wants more film roles for older women
Oscar-winning British actress Emma Thompson, now starring at age 59 as a fa...
 
›  'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin, 76, dies at home in Detroit
›  Fans gather in New York, Los Angeles to bid Aretha goodbye
›  MTV to honor Aretha Franklin at Monday's Video Music Awards
›  Netflix signs 'Black-ish' creator Kenya Barris for content push
›  Factbox: Twitter becomes a Freeway of Love for singer Aretha Franklin
›  With pictures and songs, fans pay tribute as Madonna turns 60
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Apple reassures customers after Australian media reports hack by teen
Apple Inc said on Friday no customer data was compromised after Australian media reported...
 
›  Uber's new Brazil center aims to improve safety of cash transactions
›  Google employees demand more oversight of China search engine plan
›  Whistleblower accuses Tesla of spying on employees at Gigafactory: attorney
›  As Nvidia expands in artificial intelligence, Intel defends turf
›  U.S. judge blocks programs letting 'Grand Theft Auto' players 'cheat'
›  Chinese hackers targeted U.S. firms, government after trade mission: researchers
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George Washington gold coin sells for $1.7 million
 
›  Despite summer heat, Brussels' flower carpet emblazons city center
›  Swiss brothers get ready to refloat the bubble car
›  Five 'Crazy Rich Asian' ways to splash your cash in Singapore
›  Scorching weather helps uncover archeological sites around Britain
›  Paris residents peeved at very public eco-friendly urinals
›  Vienna tops Melbourne as world's most liveable city: Economist survey
       
 
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The Roads Can Be Like A Parking Lot Especially In The U.S.
  Traffic can add more time to your commute going to and from work, which causes you to allow more time for your commute. Despite advances in public transportation and ride sharing, expansion of ...


Mazda Blows Winter Driving Out Of The Way
Driving can be dangerous sometimes in the best conditions and winter can make it worse, unless your prepared. Take for example, Mazda?s MX-5 roadster, widely praised for its excellent, well balanced h...


Upgrading Safety Even In The Taillights
DETROIT ? Everyday car companies explore new ways to keep your family safe, and now they created upgrades to fix the lighting as well. Not only does today’s exterior lighting improve safety, des...


Do You Know Everything You Can About Your Car
Do you know what to do every time you step in the drivers seat, and what features are available to help make your driving experience better and easier? While automakers are spending billions of dollar...


Cyber Security, The First Thing To Be Fixed
Recently there have been multiple issues with connectivity when it comes to hackers and safety, so before it is available to the masses it must be protected as well. Connectedvehicleshold tremendous...




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Is The Start- Stop Technology Better for Us As It Is The Economy
With the concern of global warming looming over us everyday, car companies are pulling together ideas to help, but are they better? Dr. Keith Tao, a radiologist in Danville, Calif., owns three late-mo...


Studies Say Pedestrians Are Now At More Of A Risk
Just because you are walking to your destination does not mean you can be less aware of danger. The death toll of pedestrians killed in traffic crashes is projected to spike about 10% in 2015 compared...


Car Companies Take One More Step Forward On The Road Electric Vehicles
LAS VEGAS? With the decline in the availability of oil, electric and hybrid cars will become more important. Although sales of electric and hybrid vehicles have struggled, automakers are charging ahea...


Where?s The Fun When Your Car Drives For You?
Most people have some fun memories of a road trip, or a stretch of rad they enjoyed driving on, but what happens when you don?t have that opportunity anymore because the car drives for you, will it st...


What You Need To Know To Leave The Action With A Car At the End Of The Day
When you need to buy a car do you search online through search engines, visit car companies or talk to friends? Another possible way for you to purchase a car is through an auction. You wouldn?t know ...




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