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15
Aug
2019

More genes in the human microbiome than stars in the observable universe

A new study revealed millions of genes unique to individual microbiome samples, suggesting the genetic diversity ...

A team of US scientists is embarking on an immense project to catalog all the genes in the collective human microbiome. In the team's first published study an astounding 46 million genes have been chronicled from just 3,500 human microbiome samples. Half of those genes are unique to single human samples.

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15
Aug
2019

Garmin's tough new Tactical Edition watch comes with stealth mode and night vision support

The new Garmin Instinct Tactical Edition smartwatch is available now for US$350

Garmin has introduced a new wristwatch for the military-minded, adding to its Instinct series of timepieces with a rugged iteration that might be of interest to folks operating after dark. The Instinct Tactical Edition features all the hallmarks of a modern-day smartwatch, but with a stealth mode for concealing a user's location and a special mode for wearers of night vision goggles.

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14
Aug
2019

Autonomous watercraft to search the sea for Amelia Earhart's airplane

BEN (Bathymetric Explorer and Navigator) was made for the University of New Hampshire by marine autonomy ...

Famed American aviator Amelia Earhart disappeared in 1937, while attempting to fly around the world in a Lockheed Model 10E Electra. Now, a high-tech unmanned boat has been enlisted to help search for that plane, near an island where Earhart may have crash-landed.

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14
Aug
2019

Autonomous watercraft will be used to search the sea for Amelia Earhart's airplane

BEN (Bathymetric Explorer and Navigator) was made for the University of New Hampshire by marine autonomy ...

Famed American aviator Amelia Earhart disappeared in 1937, while attempting to fly around the world in a Lockheed Model 10E Electra. Now, a high-tech unmanned boat has been enlisted to help search for that plane, near an island where Earhart may have crash-landed.

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