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DNAChina News Roundup – x-ghost cities, over 13 million unregistered ghost children, booming mobile commerce and US bungled policy

Nextbigfuture will be bundling news that relates to China or India to make articles on these topic less frequent and easier to skip for those not interested in this topic. We will still have standalone articles on China and India …

DNA nanotechnologyTreehugger interviewed Russ George about the success of increasing fish

John Laumer (at Treehugger) contacted Russ George, our local iron man, about Zubrin’s story and asked for his comments about the his latest iron seeding project off British Columbia, which, it turns out, had truly amazing, positive impact – …

bootstrapping nanotechnologyOpen thread

In the discussion, provide links and suggestions and politely discuss topics of interest If you liked this article, please give it a quick review on ycombinator or StumbleUpon. Thanks Brian Wang Brian Wang is a prolific business-oriented writer of emerging and …

controversialMy favorite Superbowl commercials

Scene from Sherlock with the British Villain Blackwood Robert Downey and another of the British Villains Robert Downey and another of the British Villains Other Superbowl 2014 commercials If you liked this article, please give it a quick review on …

DNAUS ends 2013 at 8.11 million barrels per day of crude oil production for two years of over 1.1 million barrels per day production increase

US crude oil production is at a level last reached in 1988. The US had end of year crude oil production of 2011 5.851 million barrels per day 2012 6.985 million barrels per day 2013 8.111 million barrels per day …

atomically precise manufacturingChina’s Economy in a report Summarized for the US Congress

There is a congressional report on China’s economy. China’s Economic Rise: History, Trends, Challenges, and Implications for the U.S. (43 pages). China’s economic rise has significant implications for the United States and hence is of major interest to Congress. On …

agricultureCarnival of Space 308 – Multiverse evidence and exoplanets

The Carnival of Space 308 is up at Pam Hoffma’s Spacer blog Andrew Fracknoi – Exploring the Universe – On the discovery of 6 or 7 planets around the nearby faint star Gliese 667c, at least three of which are …

agricultureFurther evidence of 600-1000 km/s flow across 2.5 billion light years which might mean an attraction from another universe

Researchers analyzing the three-year WMAP data using the kinematic Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect, found evidence of a “surprisingly coherent” 600–1000 km/s flow of clusters toward a 20-degree patch of sky between the constellations of Centaurus and Vela. Evidence of the existence of …

bootstrapping nanotechnologyNASA Robotic Refueling Mission Begins With Space Station Robotics

NASA’s highly anticipated Robotic Refueling Mission (RRM) began operations on the International Space Station with the Canadian Dextre robot and RRM tools March 7-9, 2012, marking important milestones in satellite-servicing technology and the use of the space station robotic capabilities. …