Monthly Archives: September 2016

Teleportation — the next generation moves closer

Originally posted on Eideard:
❝ Chinese and Canadian scientists say they have successfully carried out a form of teleportation across an entire city. The two teams working independently have teleported near-identical versions of tiny particles called photons through cables across…

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Why stay in a hotel when you can spend the night in this Tokyo bookstore instead?

Originally posted on SoraNews24 -Japan News-:
In what’s become an annual event, bookseller Junkudo is letting lucky lovers of literature spend one night slumbering among its shelves. If you’re of the mindset that a little light reading is the perfect way…

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Starwood Capital announces Principal, a new urban lifestyle hotel group

Originally posted on LATTE Luxury News:
? Starwood Capital Group announced today that it will launch Principal, a new urban lifestyle hotel group, on 1 November 2016, following a capital investment in the portfolio of approximately £150 million. Principal is a collection…

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Survival of the smartest: Superbugs defeated with evolutionary trick | Ars Technica

Originally posted on Robert's Interests:
Survival of the smartest: Superbugs defeated with evolutionary trick | Ars Technica Bacteria are wizzes at developing resistance to our most powerful antibiotics. This unfortunate skill leads to millions of difficult-to-treat infections worldwide and…

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Review: A Pacifist’s Guide to the War on Cancer @ HOME

Originally posted on between the land and i:
Writer and Director Bryony Kimmings has never shied away from talking about difficult topics in her work. Fake it till you Make It was a revealing and sensitive show about coping with mental…

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General strike opposes coup in Brazil

Originally posted on Left Labor Reporter:
Unions in Brazil on September 22 held a national general strike to protest what they called a coup against democratically elected president Dilma Rousseff. The unions were also protesting austerity measures proposed by Rousseff”s…

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Claudio Coutinho Hiking Trail, Rio De Janeiro

Originally posted on Deft Indian:
While every tourist, local or international coming into Rio visits Christ the Redeemer & Sugarloaf mountain, there are enough off the beaten track attractions & activities to indulge in.  Claudio Coutinho Hiking Trail is one…

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083 – Idiot Brain – Dean Burnett — You Are Not So Smart

https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F279776641&visual=true&color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false In this episode we interview Dean Burnett, author of Idiot Brain: What Your Brain is Really Up To. Burnett’s book is a guide to the neuroscience behind the things that our amazing brains do poorly. via 083 – Idiot Brain … Continue reading

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