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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 …

batteriesWhy is their Undercounting of Ebola ? Because it would be wrong to risk lives for an accurate count

The Journal Science – Scienceinsider discusses the science, statistics and disease situation and methodology behind the estimate of 2.0 to 2.5 times undercounting of Ebola cases and Ebola deaths. As the Ebola epidemic unfolds, underreporting appears to be getting worse. …

futureExperience the power of a bookbook

At only 8mm thin, and weighing in at less than 400g, the 2015 IKEA Catalogue comes pre-installed with thousands of home furnishing ideas. If you liked this article, please give it a quick review on ycombinator or StumbleUpon. Thanks Brian …

futureCarnival of Space 371

1. Chandra Xray telescope blog – An X-ray Tapestry: Supernova Remnant Puppis A 2. Universe Today – Bumper Car Moonlets Crash and Crumble in Saturn’s F Ring 3. Carolyn Collins Petersen, space and astronomy expert for About.com, looks at the …

antiagingStar Trek Feature Quality Film Funded by Kickstarter

Axanar is the independent Star Trek film which proves that a feature-quality Star Trek film can be made on a small budget. Their 20-minute short film, Prelude to Axanar, premiered Saturday, July 26th, 2014, at San Diego Comic Con and …

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 – …

cancerChina looking seriously at creating artificial islands that near the scale of Manhattan as they also literally level Mountains for City Space

A new floating city designed by AT Design Office and the Chinese construction firm CCCC, is slated to begin development on a pilot scale next year. “When the client came to us and talked about this project, I couldn’t believe …

DNAExtreme Ultraviolet Lithography hopes for hitting 10 nanometer node in 2016 and hopes to lower cost by six times for the 5 nanometer node

The latest extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography systems are making about 28 wafers per hour or 100 wafers per day with a 40 W light source in pilot tests. The progress is significant but falls far short of a production target …

diseaseSoftbank $2000 Companion robot for 2015 will test many social issues such as Learning your families habits and technical ones like Cloud Artificial Intelligence

Japanese firm Softbank has unveiled a robot called Pepper, which it says can read human emotions. It uses an “emotional engine” and a cloud-based artificial intelligence system that allows it to analyse gestures, expressions and voice tones. The firm said …

diseasePutin Screwed Up – Ukraine built about 600 of Russia’s ICBMs carrying about 5000 nuclear bombs and Ukraine can Give Codes to NATO and Cripple Russia’s Nuclear Capability

The R-36 (Russian: Р-36) to SS 18 Satan is a family of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) and space launch vehicles designed by the Soviet Union during the Cold War. Some versions of the R-36M were deployed with 10 warheads and …