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Internet time and doomsday asteroids: this week in tech, 20 years ago  THE VERGE · 1 day
It’s difficult to remember a time when online media wasn’t arranged largely around memetic cultural events. On any given April 20th in recent years,... more
North Korea using cryptocurrency to evade sanctions  Sky News · 1 week
North Korea is increasingly using cryptocurrency to bypass international sanctions and could use it to help fund programmes to build weapons of mass destruction, a report says today. more
Siren sounds on nuclear fallout embedded in melting glaciers  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Radioactive fallout from nuclear meltdowns and weapons testing is nestled in glaciers across the world, scientists said Wednesday, warning of a potentially hazardous time bomb as rising temperatures melt the... more
A nuclear missile gets dismantled in this new stop-motion video  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
In a surprisingly cheerful stop-motion animation released today, two disembodied hands dismantle a model of a... more
Nanotechnology fabrics that protect against chemical warfare agents  nanowerk · 2 weeks
To protect against toxic industrial chemicals and chemical warfare agents, researchers are creating textile coatings using water-stable metal-organic frameworks. more
Fabrics that protect against chemical warfare agents  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A new coating for textile fibers shows promise for efficiently capturing toxic industrial chemicals and chemical warfare agents under real-world conditions, including high humidity. The research could lead to improved masks and personal protective... more
Scientists confirm first report of egg parasitoid in Africa to fight fall armyworm  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A group of scientists has confirmed the first report of an egg parasitoid Telenomus remus in Africa, which could prove an important... more
Scientists confirm first report of egg parasitoid in Africa to fight fall armyworm  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Scientists have confirmed the first report of an egg parasitoid Telenomus remus in Africa which could prove an important biological weapon in... more
Metro Exodus gets New Game + mode, mouse and keyboard support on Xbox  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Plug in that mouse and keyboard. Metro Exodus is a post-apocalyptic first-person shooter which has garnered a lot of interest in recent... more
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Internet time and doomsday asteroids: this week in tech, 20 years ago
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A nuclear missile gets dismantled in this new stop-motion video
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