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physiology

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The physiology of Facebook

The FCC is handed a major setback on the Net neutrality front, bad news for Bebo as AOL looks to ditch it, and how Facebook affects your physiological state.

By Apr. 7, 2010

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Intel buys fitness band maker Basis Science

Intel adds Basis Science, the maker of a high-end fitness tracker, to its stable of wearable devices acquisitions.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Petman robot rocks gas mask, chemical suit

You wouldn't want to meet this camouflaged humanoid in a dark alley. For the time being, it's tethered to a treadmill.

By Apr. 8, 2013

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New chip lets scientists listen in on bacteria

Researchers at Columbia University say their chip lets them electrochemically image biofilms to "listen to the bacteria as they talk to each other."

By Feb. 10, 2014

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Shocker: The most-deaf musicians aren't rockers

But who is? You might be surprised.

By Apr. 12, 2014

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Niels Bohr celebrated with Google doodle

The Danish physicist and Nobel Prize winner has been honoured with a Google doodle.

By Oct. 7, 2012

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Why snap judgments at warp speed are ruining the Internet for me

A plea for more considered thought online, in way more than 140 characters.

By Oct. 24, 2013

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Wireless device to diagnose bladder dysfunction

A study by researchers at the University of British Columbia indicates that a wireless near-infrared device the size of a cell phone is as reliable as current invasive tests in diagnosing bladder disease.

By May. 31, 2011

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Thermal imaging may help fight obesity

Imaging tech that measures heat levels is being used to measure brown fat, which plays a prominent role in how quickly the body can burn calories as energy.

By Jul. 19, 2012

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Want a Nobel? Forgo glasses, shave, wait till you're 60

Is there a winning set of personal characteristics that can give you an edge in the race to nab a Nobel Prize?

By Oct. 10, 2012