Archive for the ‘science’ Category

Solar Roadways

Solar panel concrete was a thing of the past, now scientists are driving on glass…

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Posted: May 4th, 2011
at 10:42am by mnp


Categories: myninjaplease,green,whips,design,science,development,innovation

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Thermodynamic Coffee Joulies

Another Kickstarter success… raising over 300K of their $9,500 goal.

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Posted: May 4th, 2011
at 8:26am by mnp


Categories: myninjaplease,science,drinks,entrepreneurship,innovation

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Solar Gold

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Researchers at Warwick University have developed a technique to utilize gold in solar panels that is flexible enough to recycle "lost" electrons.

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Posted: May 2nd, 2011
at 9:39am by mnp


Categories: green,science,development

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Jeff Greason : Beginning of the Space Age

Making space pay and having fun doing it:

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Posted: April 28th, 2011
at 8:21pm by mnp


Categories: space

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My Ninja, Please! 4.28.11 : OMG

Click here to be scared and inspired…

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Posted: April 28th, 2011
at 5:59pm by mnp


Categories: myninjaplease,"ninja",space

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Science Nation : Talk to the Animals

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Posted: April 28th, 2011
at 5:34pm by mnp


Categories: science,10th dan,language

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Motherboard TV : Jason Silva

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Posted: April 27th, 2011
at 3:40pm by mnp


Categories: computers,life,art,web,drogas,science,10th dan,development,philosophy,language

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How Much Time Do Scientists Spend on Obtaining Grants?

Computer scientist Matt Welsh said that one reason he left Harvard for Google was that he was spending 40% of his time chasing grants. (Source)

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Posted: April 25th, 2011
at 5:04pm by mnp


Categories: business,science,education

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The Atomic Garden

Eradicating famine? My ninja, please.

After WWII, there was a concerted effort to find ‘peaceful’ uses for atomic energy. One of the ideas was to bombard plants with radiation and produce lots of mutations, some of which, it was hoped, would lead to plants that bore more heavily or were disease or cold-resistant or just had unusual colors. (Source)

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Posted: April 25th, 2011
at 11:39am by mnp


Categories: myninjaplease,too good to be true,green,science,ethics

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