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Artificial jawbone created with 3D printing technology

2012/02/14

An -year-old woman's infected jawbone has been successfully replaced with an artificial D-printed titanium jawbone in a world first The D-printing technology developed by LayerWise NV of Belgium used additive laser melting in which a D printer builds up a...

Ocean wave electricity

2012/02/10

Renewable energy startup Columbia Power Technologies recently developed a technology that generates electricity from ocean waves The Searay works by using magnets and an electric coil to generate electricity from the rise and fall of the waves CPT hopes the...

Clams feed off Earth’s mantle near deep, low-temperature vents

2012/02/10

Japanese and US scientists working from the Japanese R V Yokosuka have found a species of clam near low-temperature vents in the Mariana Trench The clams live at a depth of meters in a subduction zone near vents where low-temperature...

EU to use drones to catch cheating farmers

2012/02/09

Authorities across Europe are turning to drones in a bid to catch farmers who may be ignoring EU farming regulations or claiming illegal subsidies The drones can be used to catch offenders who have ignored regulations and felled trees or...

TSA agent arrested for stealing $5,000 from passenger

2012/02/03

A TSA agent stole from a Bangladeshi man going through airport security at JFK on Wednesday evening Security cameras caught Alexandra Schmid removing money from a jacket belonging to a Bangladeshi national as it moved down the conveyor belt into...

UK Royal Navy unveils Sea Ceptor missile

2012/01/31

The Royal Navy has revealed details of its latest missile - the Sea Ceptor The Sea Ceptor can reach speeds of up to Mach with a range of around miles Manufactured by MBDA the missile is designed to counter a...

Man stuck in mud for three days rescued, then sent to jail

2012/01/30

A group of La Cueva High School students were on a field trip in a wetland near the Rio Grande River in Albuquerque last Saturday when they heard a man yelling for help Fire crews and preserve officers spent two...

Costa Concordia salvage: oil extraction

2012/01/25

More than tons of oil have to be extracted from the Costa Concordia before salvage operations begin Dutch salvage firm Smit will use a process called hot tapping in which oil is extracted via a hole drilled through a valve...

Costa Concordia salvage: worst-case scenario

2012/01/21

Salvage work is expected to begin soon on the Costa Concordia currently resting in shallow waters off the island of Giglio but precariously close to a -meter drop The stricken Italian cruise ship weighs tons and is holding tons of...

Kids find phone with sick severed head photo

2012/01/20

British police are investigating after two youngsters found a mobile phone containing a gruesome photo of a man posing with a severed head The children found the phone in a ditch alongside a road in Aylesbury They took it home...

Cruise ship Costa Concorida salvage options animated

2012/01/17

The stricken -tonne cruise ship Costa Concordia lies just off the coast of Giglio Island after running aground on Friday This animation shows the salvage options available...

Costa Concordia cruise ship accident in Italy

2012/01/16

At least six people are dead after the Costa Concordia hit rock off the Tuscan coast around pm on Saturday The Concordia quickly started to take on water and began to list badly It is believed the captain decided to...

Smoking marijuana does not harm lungs: study says

2012/01/12

A US government-funded study has found smoking marijuana regularly for up to seven years does not impair lung function Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham's School of Medicine monitored the lung function of over young men and women...

Air umbrella wins design award

2012/01/09

The brainchild of French design student Quentin Debaene the AirBlow umbrella concept lacks fabric and thus cannot be blown inside-out by strong winds or impede the vision of the person using it The umbrella has a Dyson digital motor that...

Oklahoma woman calls 911 first to check before shooting intruder dead

2012/01/05

A teenage Oklahoma mother shot and killed an intruder after a dispatcher told her 'to do what she had to' to defend herself and her baby son Sarah McKinley became distressed when Justin Martin and a friend tried to break...

Australia toddler has lucky escape from python

2011/12/30

A two-year-old boy from Port Douglas Queensland escaped with minor injuries after being attacked by a scrub python while playing in his backyard The boy was chasing a ball when the snake grabbed him and started to wrap itself around...

Tourists finds severed leg on St. Petersburg beach

2011/12/29

A Canadian tourist on vacation in Florida got a surprise when he found a severed human leg on the beach at the back of his holiday home The tourist went outside early morning with a cup of coffee when he...

Young mother breaks into 28 homes after dropping kids off at school

2011/12/14

Virginia mother of three Melissa Addison allegedly broke into homes in a month after dropping her children off at school Addison took money coins and jewelry from the homes She was arrested on Dec...

Man dies after swalling cocaine kidden in brother's buttocks

2011/12/14

South Carolina brothers Deangelo and Wayne Mitchell were pulled by cops for a faulty headlight and were cuffed in a police vehicle while their car was searched Deangelo who has a long rap sheet of drug-related records feared he would...

Disgusting! Dentist finds guava sprout growing in man's cavity

2011/12/13

A -year-old Taiwanese man with severe toothache sought help from a dentist last week The dentist pulled out the man's wisdom tooth - and found a guava sprout growing from it It turns out not only did the man have...

Kittens rescued by Labrador on Iowa highway

2011/12/08

A Labrador rescued two kittens on the side of a highway in Iowa late August The yellow labrador named Reagan brought the Meow Mix bag to his owner As she opened the bag she got a horrible surprise - two...

Kepler 22b: earth-like planet discovered

2011/12/06

NASA s Kepler space telescope has discovered a planet in a habitable zone around a star with similar conditions to our own Sun Kepler b s year is days long and scientsts estimate the surface temperature is around degrees although...

Woman scalds ex-husband with boiling water

2011/12/05

Jesusa Tatad still lives with her ex-husband Tatad thought her ex-husband had found a new girlfriend when he was actually coming home from working the night shift Police said she waited for him to fall asleep before boiling a pan...

Drunk tried to open Quantas plane door

2011/11/22

A man who tried to open the door of a Qantas plane in the middle of a flight has received a suspended prison sentence and been fined A Peter Paramjeet Singh was on Qantas flight from Perth to Melbourne where...

Girl trapped in car with dead father for two days survives

2011/11/15

Nine-year-old Jordan Landon was trapped in a car with her dead father for two days and braved freezing temperatures after the car flipped over into a ditch Authorities estiamte the car was travelling at miles per hour at around pm...

Michigan high school student dies in wall collapse

2011/10/28

Gabe Corbett a -year-old student Williamston Michigan was killed on Wednesday after cinder block wall in the boys' locker room collapsed on him Gabriel Corbett had just completed basketball practice when he attempted to do a pull-up inside the boys'...

Man donates his body to be mummified

2011/10/18

The body of a Devon man has been mummified in a process documented by England's Channel to be aired later this month Terminally ill former taxi driver Alan Billis decided last year to donate his body to science Specifically he...

Surfing with sharks: Oregon man claims he rode the back of Great White

2011/10/14

Oregon man Doug Niblack was surfing off a popular surfing spot when he was knocked off his surfboard He somehow ended up on his feet and regained his balance before realizing he was on the back of a ft Great...

Woman suffers allergic reaction to nut protein in boyfriend's sperm

2011/10/12

A British woman has become the first recorded case of someone suffering an allergic reaction to nuts after sexual intercourse The woman's boyfriend had eaten a handful of Brazil nuts hours before they had sex Aware of her allergy the...

Arctic ozone loss hits new record

2011/10/03

Arctic Ozone loss this year formed an ozone hole similar to the one in the Antarctic for the first time scientists report The destruction of ozone was more pronounced due to an unusually long period of cold weather which speeds...

Man planned to kill ex-girlfriend and make it look like a bear mauling

2011/09/30

After Clyde Gardner's ex-girlfriend ended their abusive relationship he plotted revenge by murdering her His first plan kill a bear skin it and wear the belt while using its claws to 'maul' the woman as she took out the garbage...

Florida woman loses leg in gator attack

2011/09/02

A -year-old Florida woman is recovering in hospital after she was saved from the jaws of an alligator by her neighbor Margaret was taken by the eight-foot gator as she walked by the canal near her Copeland home Neighbor Dwain...

How rotator cuff injuries occur

2011/08/31

The world s top tennis player Novak Djokovic heads to Flushing Meadows for the US Open this week Despite his recent dominance he has complained of a shoulder injury over the past weeks Shoulder injuries are common in tennis because...
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