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November 5, 2013
"A new analysis of data collected by NASA'S Kepler spacecraft shows that there could be as many as 40 billion habitable planets similar to the size of Earth in the galaxy."
November 4, 2013
“I would love to tell you that the good old boys’ network doesn’t exist anymore; it still does”
November 1, 2013
"The bomb’s inner layer, its payload, is made of a standard chemotherapy drug, doxorubicin."
October 30, 2013
“The most common reaction you get is that you see someone smile.”
New York Times,
October 28, 2013
"That's where we want robots to be; it's where we see there are huge opportunities for robots; and there are very distinct requirements from what led to the classic industrial robot."
October 25, 2013
"As rescuers walk about, a laser rangefinder, a camera, gyroscopes and accelerometers build a map, which is relayed to a laptop."
October 23, 2013
“The whole move to what we call lighter, quicker, cheaper has been in response to a number of things”
October 22, 2013
"There are a bunch of things that human beings can do that we don't know how to model with computers"
October 21, 2013
"We don't see that standardization in other areas. ... We just haven't seen that model work in other industries."
October 20, 2013
“What Bluefin managed to do was to link the Twitter chatter to what was happening on television"