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GENETICALLY ENGINEERED ‘SUPERBEAN’ DESIGNED TO BEAT THE HEAT; SOYLENT GREEN FALLS, STAR TREK GAINS (SG-1=90%, ST+1=83%)

Posted March 25th, 2015 Scientists have engineered the food that will help save a starving, warming planet By Jack Aldwinckle (QUARTZ) Hidden in a corner of the Colombian countryside lies one of Latin America’s best-kept secrets. At the International Center for Tropical Read More >

3D PRINTING TECHNOLOGY MADE FASTER, BETTER; STAR TREK ASCENDES (ST+1=82%)

Posted March 17th, 2015 ‘Terminator 2′ Inspired This Revolutionary New Liquid-Based 3-D Printing Process By Giuseppe Macri A near quarter-century old sci-fi action film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger is the inspiration behind a technique that’s about to Read More >

ROBOCOPS IN THE CONGO; MATRIX/TERMINATOR, STAR TREK GAIN (M/T+1=54%, ST+1=81%)

Posted March 6th, 2015 Actual Robot Cops Are Patrolling Kinshasa, Congo, Directing Traffic & Handing Out Tickets By Alicia Lu (BUSTLE) The Democratic Republic of Congo has consistently been plagued by political instability, militia attacks, and disease, so it’s Read More >

LIBERIA BEATS BACK EBOLA; TWELVE MONKEYS DROPS (TM-1=75%)

Posted March 5th, 2015 Last Ebola Patient in Liberia Discharged From Treatment Center By Norimitsu Onishi (The New York Times) Liberia’s last Ebola patient was discharged on Thursday after a ceremony in the capital, Monrovia, bringing to zero the number of known Read More >