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Latest on GLBrain United States

Scientific Discovery of the Decade
Scientific Discovery of the Decade

Elizabeth Miles
Feb 12, 2016

Scientists are claiming a stunning discovery in their quest to fully understand gravity.

Smart Drones
Smart Drones

Jennifer Nielsen
Feb 10, 2016

Drones that 'think' like humans could be heading for war zones, as they use Darpa chip which simulate 'neural networks' to act like the human brain.

Panic In Washington Due To a Hacker Attack
Panic In Washington Due To a Hacker Attack

Rick Buford
Feb 10, 2016

The hackers were able to steal and publish more than 20,000 employee data from the database of the FBI. Names, contacts and even their positions are now publicly available.

Doubling Clean Energy Research Funding
Doubling Clean Energy Research Funding

Joshua Reynolds
Feb 7, 2016

Obama budget calls for doubling clean energy research funding.

Gross National Happiness
Gross National Happiness

Charlie Boone
Feb 7, 2016

Gross national happiness is the big idea from a tiny country that could change the world. Some of you probably have not even heard of this country. It is Bhutan.

Assange: This Is a Victory!
Assange: This Is a Victory!

Howard Mason
Feb 6, 2016

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange held an emotional speech from the balcony of Ecuador's embassy in London. The theme of his address to supporters and the media was the UN panel’s report, which declared that Assange had been “arbitrarily detained” since his arrest in 2010 and during his lengthy stay in the embassy, where he sought asylum in June 2012.

Asteroid-Mining Space Race
Asteroid-Mining Space Race

George Davis
Feb 6, 2016

The government of Luxembourg announced Wednesday that the country will be investing in the as-yet-unrealized industry of asteroid mining.

Britain Approves Controversial Embryo Gene-editing Experiments
Britain Approves Controversial Embryo Gene-editing Experiments

Ewan Robinson
Feb 2, 2016

British scientists get 'gene editing' go-ahead.

2,297 Journalists Killed In the Past 25 Years
2,297 Journalists Killed In the Past 25 Years

Elizabeth Miles
Feb 2, 2016

The last 25 years have been fatal for at least 2,297 journalists and media workers as they died due to informing the world about the war, revolution, crime and corruption, according to a report by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) entitled "25 years of contribution towards safer journalism".

Zika Virus - Global Emergency
Zika Virus - Global Emergency

Jennifer Nielsen
Feb 1, 2016

Zika virus has spread to over 20 countries and brought fear primarily in pregnant women and parents of young children. According to the WHO, it could uncontrollably spread in a number of countries, mainly in South America.

The Fight Against Cancer - Venetoclax Drug
The Fight Against Cancer - Venetoclax Drug

Rick Buford
Feb 1, 2016

"Cancer cells are practically being disintegrated," say Australian scientists who tested the drug which, in many cases leads to huge improvement in patients suffering from cancer, while in some even causes complete cure of cancer.

Facebook Bans Private Firearm Sales
Facebook Bans Private Firearm Sales

Joshua Reynolds
Jan 30, 2016

Facebook moves to ban private gun sales on its site and Instagram.

Devastating Statistics
Devastating Statistics

Charlie Boone
Jan 29, 2016

UNICEF: One in nine children live in conflict zones.

21st Century Might Be Humanity's Last
21st Century Might Be Humanity's Last

Howard Mason
Jan 28, 2016

SETI research head, Seth Shostak, says the 21st century might be humanity’s last, and here's why.

NEOShield Project
NEOShield Project

George Davis
Jan 22, 2016

If the Earth indeed would find itself in the way of an asteroid, what should we do? Scientists came up with the interesting idea - to divert asteroid from its path with a nuclear explosion.

Your Mobile Phone Hides a Dark Secret
Your Mobile Phone Hides a Dark Secret

Ewan Robinson
Jan 21, 2016

In addition to adults, many workers in the mines of cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo are children. Some of them are only seven years old, according to Amnesty International. Cobalt is used in making components for smartphones, cars and computers - products which known companies, including Apple, Microsoft and Vodafone, are selling to millions of people worldwide.

Tardigrade Revived After 30 Years
Tardigrade Revived After 30 Years

Elizabeth Miles
Jan 18, 2016

Scientists have revived a tardigrade that has been frozen for 30 years.

Do Robots Jeopardize Your Job?
Do Robots Jeopardize Your Job?

Jennifer Nielsen
Jan 18, 2016

These are occupations that may dissapear with the development of technology.

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