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Computing exponentially faster using DNA

Researchers from The University of Manchester have shown that it is possible to build a new super-fast form of computer that “grows as it computes”. Professor Ross D King and his team have demonstrated for the first time the feasibility …

China on track to expands its navy to 500 warships

The People’s Liberation Army’s Navy is growing fast but we should expect it to grow even faster. The UK Royal United Services Institute expects China to reach a 500 ship navy. The 500 warships will include aircraft carriers, nuclear submarines, …

A new order for 90 F35’s

A new deal has the price of the F35A jet below $100 million for the first time Lockheed said in a statement that the increase in production this marks, “enables us to reduce costs by taking advantage of economies of …

Pan-mTOR inhibitors may be superior to rapamycin for antiaging

Gerosuppression by pan-mTOR inhibitors Rapamycin slows organismal aging and delays age-related diseases, extending lifespan in numerous species. In cells, rapamycin and other rapalogs such as everolimus suppress geroconversion from quiescence to senescence. Rapamycin inhibits some, but not all, activities of …