Monthly Archives: December 2016

Pew! Pew! Paleontologists Harness the Power of Lasers By Jon Tennant | December 20, 2016 12:38 pm

Posted but not written by Louis Sheehan When in possession of a priceless dinosaur skeleton, it’s always a good idea to fire a super-charged photon beam at it. That’s Thomas G. Kaye’s philosophy: if you can fossilize it, you can … Continue reading

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Drone Video Captures Killer Whales Snacking on Shark By Nathaniel Scharping | December 16, 2016 4:14 pm

Posted but not written by Louis Sheehan To killer whales, sharks aren’t all that fearsome. They’re more of a snack. A drone pilot recently captured this video of four killer whales — two adults and two juveniles — chowing down on … Continue reading

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New Insights Into Antimatter, 20 Years In the Making By Alison Klesman | December 20, 2016 2:58 pm

Posted but not written by Louis Sheehan     Antimatter is more than a science fiction concept that allows engineers to power the Enterprise. It’s an actual — albeit small — constituent of our universe. While antimatter is rare, it … Continue reading

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Oldest early human footprints suggest males had several ‘wives’

Posted but not written by Louis Sheehan DAILY NEWS 14 December 2016 Oldest early human footprints suggest males had several ‘wives’ If only they could talk Raffaello Pellizzon By Colin Barras Three has become five. Laetoli in northern Tanzania is … Continue reading

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How Russian Cyberpower Invaded the U.S.

Posted but not written by Louis Sheehan The Perfect Weapon: How Russian Cyberpower Invaded the U.S. By ERIC LIPTON, DAVID E. SANGER and SCOTT SHANEDEC. 13, 2016 Photo A filing cabinet broken into in 1972 as part of the Watergate … Continue reading

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