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adaptive clinical trialsGraphene can be used to collect hydrogen from moist ambient air to power fuel cells

University of Manchester research suggests that the use of graphene or monolayer boron nitride can allow the existing membranes to become thinner and more efficient, with less fuel crossover and poisoning. This can boost competitiveness of fuel cells. You can …

adaptive clinical trialsWhat is the monetary value of the ocean ?

Professor Robert Diaz of the Virginia Institute of Marine Science is a co-editor of “Valuing the Ocean” a major new study by an international team of scientists and economists that attempts to measure the ocean’s monetary value and to tally …

adaptive clinical trialsUS Crude oil production could be over 10 million bpd by the of 2015 and 12 million bpd by 2020

Texas oil production from just two fields, the Eagle Ford shale and the Permian Basin, is likely to total well over 2 million barrels of oil per day (MMbopd) this year, if recent output trends continue, and could approach 2.5 …

adaptive clinical trialsChina can sustain 7% GDP growth for 12 years if the tier 2 and tier 3 cities catch up the tier 1

1. Business Week – This week, both China bears and China bulls can point to numbers that seem to prove their cases. For those downbeat about China’s chances, the grim export figures for November are the latest piece of evidence. …

adaptive clinical trialsChina Working towards 600 Mph Maglev Trains Through Very Low Pressure Underground Tubes for 2020 to 2030

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Southwest Jiaotong University in China is developing a low pressure underground tubes and maglev train which will travel at 1,000 kilometers per hour (600 mph). This is double the speed of …

adaptive clinical trialsThis Could be the Breakout Year for SpaceX and New Space

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software SpaceX aiming to launch three additional test flights of the Falcon-Dragon system by the end of this year, culminating in a berthing demonstration at the space station. That would open the …

adaptive clinical trialsPrintable Supercapactors and Optomec’s Printable 5+ Ghz Carbon Nanotubes Thin Film Transistors

The combination of printable supercapacitors, batteries and electronics with lithography rivaling speed could open up many new applications using very capable cheap thin films. Prices for many applications could also be driven down if these systems can produce high quality …

adaptive clinical trialsSpace Elevator Tethers

The Space elevator blog discusses the needed tether strength based on work by Ben Shelef, CEO of the Spaceward Foundation: A tether which has a tensile strength of 30 GPa-cc/g would be strong enough to create a useful Space Elevator …

adaptive clinical trialsLimits of statistics applied to High Impact Technology and Existencial Risk

Nassim Taleb popularized the theory and wrote “the Black Swan”. He has written about the limits of Statistics and in particular limits in the Fourth Quadrant. Applying his advice to avoid optimization, love redundancy applied to Lifeboat Foundation class threats …

adaptive clinical trialsSpace and Energy Roundup

1. Alan Boyle at msnbc reports that the IEC fusion project is still in limbo awaiting a review of their results and for word on follow up funding. is waiting for guidance from a peer-review panel and his funders …