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1. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
1. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
(New developments in microscopy have allowed researchers to image individual bonds within a molecule — seeing down to the atom scale. )
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Category: Physics
2. Dürer's Rhinoceros
2. Dürer's Rhinoceros
(Dürer's Rhinoceros is the name commonly given to a woodcut created by German painter and printmaker Albrecht Dürer in 1515.)
Hits: 3067
Category: Documentaries
3. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
3. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
(This tiny nano bot is 4mm from end to end,can crawl through your veins locate tumors and zap it with drugs.The bot is controlled by a elecromagnetic field outside the robot that propels it forward.)
Hits: 2943
Category: Biology & Medicine
4. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
4. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
(Proof that everything is easier to learn when presented via Pokemon-style. Artist Kacie D. lovingly anthropomorphized every single element, which deserves to be converted into a children’s book. )
Hits: 2812
Category: Physics
5. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
5. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
(Shodan is the world’s first computer search engine that lets you search the Internet for computers. Find devices based on city, country, latitude/longitude, host name, operating system and IP. “Shodan is a search engine for hackers both good and bad. Sho)
Hits: 2621
Category: Technology
6. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
6. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
(New research suggests it may be possible to learn complex tasks with little to no conscious effort, just like in The Matrix. Whoa, indeed.)
Hits: 2469
Category: Technology
7. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
7. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
(Two forthcoming European Physical Journal D papers challenge established wisdom about the nature of vacuum. )
Hits: 2418
Category: Physics
8. What Are The Odds Of Existence?
8. What Are The Odds Of Existence?
(What are the odds that you exist, as you, today?)
Hits: 2181
Category: Astronomy
9. After 17 Years, Cicadas Set To Hatch This Spring
9. After 17 Years, Cicadas Set To Hatch This Spring
(After 17-years living below ground, billions of cicadas belonging to Brood II are beginning to emerge across much of the eastern United States. )
Hits: 2138
Category: Living World
10. World-Wide Earthquake Map
10. World-Wide Earthquake Map
(This flash map will show you earthquakes detected recently around the world.)
Hits: 2115
Category: Earth Sciences

// Top Rated

1. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
1. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
(Large parts of Canada has less gravity then normal, here are the theories why.)
Hits: 1383
Rating: 2.91
Category: Earth Sciences
2. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
2. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
(This is the story of the generational ship, the Singer of Solar Winds.)
Hits: 951
Rating: 2.91
Category: Astronomy
3. Mice on Drugs
3. Mice on Drugs
(This is an intersting and insightful interactive flash "game"... It explains about the different drugs that are abused an what they do in our brains and how they affect our neurons. )
Hits: 1106
Rating: 2.91
Category: Biology & Medicine
4. Skating Robot
4. Skating Robot
(A robot that can skate.)
Hits: 1045
Rating: 2.9
Category: Technology
5. The Door To Hell
5. The Door To Hell
(In 1971 while drilling in Turkmenistan geologists hit a pocket of methane gas and rather than venting it they set it on fire 49 years later its still burning.)
Hits: 1210
Rating: 2.9
Category: Earth Sciences
6. Flooding In Western Afghanistan
6. Flooding In Western Afghanistan
(aerial footage courtesy of the Afghan Air Force. These images use both visible and IR light to contrast water and land.)
Hits: 1039
Rating: 2.9
Category: Living World
7. First Big Aurora of 2011
7. First Big Aurora of 2011
(Some awesome images of the aurora borealis.)
Hits: 699
Rating: 2.9
Category: Earth Sciences
8. International Polar Year
8. International Polar Year
(The one-stop solution for learning about the International Polar Year)
Hits: 1067
Rating: 2.9
Category: Earth Sciences
9. Transit Search Finds Super-Neptune
9. Transit Search Finds Super-Neptune
(Astronomers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics have discovered a planet somewhat larger and more massive than Neptune orbiting a star 120 light-years from Earth.)
Hits: 964
Rating: 2.9
Category: Astronomy
10. Mysterious Monastery in the Atlantic
10. Mysterious Monastery in the Atlantic
(Nine miles off the coast of County Kerry in the west of Ireland there are two small rocky islands peeking out of the Atlantic Ocean. The larger of the two, Skellig Michael, is home to something quite extraordinary – a 1400 year old monastery which only a)
Hits: 1154
Rating: 2.9
Category: Humanity