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It sounds impossible, but physicists created a magnet that is one atom thick
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It sounds impossible, but physicists created a magnet that is one atom thick

Yahoo News Scientists at the University of Washington and MIT developed the world's thinnest magnet that is just one atom thick -- making it 2D, technically. It could be used for future computer

She re-created a medieval trail in Germany, drawing thousands of hikers
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She re-created a medieval trail in Germany, drawing thousands of hikers

Yahoo News It had been more than six decades – 60 long years – since Erhard Zeinert last pulled the ropes that rang the bells of his village church. Esther Zeiher had, accidentally, come across an

This man has created a different kind of urban school for students of color
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This man has created a different kind of urban school for students of color

Yahoo News Should an urban school serving black and Hispanic students try to emulate schools for affluent white kids? In many struggling cities like Oakland, Calif., the answer has been no. That’s

UN: 120,000 Nigerians likely face Boko Haram-created famine
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UN: 120,000 Nigerians likely face Boko Haram-created famine

Yahoo News JOHANNESBURG (AP) — More than 120,000 Nigerians likely will suffer "catastrophic" famine-like conditions caused by Boko Haram's Islamic uprising, among 11 million confronting severe food

Russia's lab wizard created drug cocktails but caught cheats
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Russia's lab wizard created drug cocktails but caught cheats

MOSCOW (AP) — Even as he worked to cover up doping by Russian athletes, Grigory Rodchenkov was developing technology which would help to catch them years later.

Huge Magma Chamber Created Enormous Dome in Central Andes
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Huge Magma Chamber Created Enormous Dome in Central Andes

A massive magma chamber in South America that pumps melted rock into the Earth's crust created an enormous dome in the central Andes, within the second-highest continental plateau in the world,

VN-created Drone Race app attracts investors
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VN-created Drone Race app attracts investors

After one week of raising funds, Drone Race, the game designed by a team of young Vietnamese, has received 300 orders and US$43,750 from investors at Indiegogo, the largest global site for

28,000
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28,000 ".vn" domain names created in Q1

Nearly 27,700 ".vn" domain names were created in the first three months of this year, increasing the total number of ".vn" domain names to 354,608.

Two Googlers created an API to connect USB devices directly to the Web
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Two Googlers created an API to connect USB devices directly to the Web

Two Google engineers have introduced a new API called WebUSB to the W3C WICG that would allow USB devices to connect to the ...

MIT researchers have created a way to make Wi-Fi signals really accurate (and creepy)
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MIT researchers have created a way to make Wi-Fi signals really accurate (and creepy)

MIT researchers have introduced a new project named ‘Chronos’ that helps Wi-Fi signals locate you within “tens of centimeters.” ...