Google Searches Could Predict the Next Financial Crisis
July 29th, 2014
Can Google predict the future of financial markets? New research suggests that Google Trends, which tracks search terms over time, can be used to forecast changes in stock prices.
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Giant Galaxy-Spying Telescope Set to Break Ground in Hawaii
TMT top view
July 29th, 2014
A giant, 100-foot-diameter (30 meters) telescope has been green-lighted for construction on the island of Hawaii.
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What's So Special About Google's Health Study?
human body systems
July 28th, 2014
What if, in addition to your medical history, your doctor knew about your Internet search history, kept track of your emails and took photos of your house?
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Holy Hogwarts! New 'Invisible' Materials Made with Light
Nanoparticle metamaterials
July 28th, 2014
Invisibility cloaks may not be a reality yet, but a new method of building materials with light could one day be used to make these kinds of cloaking devices, researchers say.
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How Google Street View is Tackling Methane Leaks
Google streetview car, methane
July 26th, 2014
Street by street, tracking methane leaks.
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Drones Could Grow to $11 Billion Industry by 2024
MQ-1 Predator Drone
July 29th, 2014
A new report detailing the growth of the drone industry finds that over the next 10 years, the amount of money spent annually on drones and their accompanying technologies will likely double worldwide.
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