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Study: Friends share similarities in their DNA

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You may be more similar to your friends than you think: A study suggests that the DNA code tends to be more alike between friends than between strangers.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Science and Research | Read More »

Supermoon rising Saturday

Romania Supermoon

Look! Up in the sky! It’s supermoon! Because our celestial neighbor is relatively close to Earth, these full moons will appear to be unusually large. That distance varies because the moon follows an elliptical orbit. When it’s close and full, it appears bigger and brighter than normal, although the difference can be hard to detect. The [...]

Posted: July 14th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos,Science and Research | Read More »

The Philippines as global center for analytics

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I believe in the Philippines. I have no other country. All my kids and grand kids live here. But it pains me to read bad news about the Philippines – worst airport, corruption, poverty, and government scandals of ethic proportion. It’s no longer just for me – I’m almost done (though I hope not). It’s for my grandchildren and the rest of the younger members of the Cecilian clan.

Posted: July 12th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Science and Research | Read More »

Comet-chasing probe nearing its target

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A comet-chasing spacecraft on a mission to land on a fizzing ball of ice and dust later this year has begun a crucial slow-down maneuver to avoid flying past its target.

Posted: July 3rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos,Science and Research | Read More »

Mars ‘flying saucer’ splashes down after NASA test

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NASA has tested new technology designed to bring spacecraft — and one day even astronauts — safely down to Mars, with the agency declaring the experiment a qualified success even though a giant parachute got tangled on the way down.

Posted: June 30th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos,Science and Research | Read More »

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