Archive for the ‘DailyNews-Tech/Science’ Category

Cancer Treatment

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

A New Hope

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Cancer Treatment

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

More Harm than Good?

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Why the Higgs Boson is so important?

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

 
The most hyped discovery of science in the human history (I bet not even the heliocentric theory was this hyped), also known as the Higgs Boson, is still hot topic a few days later. (more…)

Why Are Women a Rare Breed in Science?

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

 
I have my theories. But, before I delve into the social pathology of women in the working world, (more…)

WISE Women in Math and Sciences

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

 

 
As a woman in the field of biotechnology, I am blessed to see the contributions of some highly intelligent and successful women. (more…)

Don’t Mistake “Bath Salts” for bath salts

Friday, June 8th, 2012

 
The term “bath salts” no longer refers to something that will keep you clean. Apparently, a new street drug dons the same term as the relaxing salts one might bathe in. (more…)

Radioactive Fish Found in Pacific Brings Us a Great Lesson

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

 
Nothing has been touted as better for your health than the Omega 3 fatty acids derived from eating fish and seafood – until now. (more…)

How Technology Can Bring Humanity Together

Monday, May 21st, 2012

 
First and foremost, technology is the device of man. It is the fruits of humanity’s imagination ingenuity, and labor. Thus, as Albert Einstein so eloquently put it, “Imagination is more important than knowledge”. Yet, (more…)

All the Buzz About the Bees

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012


 
Around 2006 there was a noticeable decline in the population of the honey bee, enough so that it began to draw international attention. And understandably, (more…)

Earth Day

Sunday, April 22nd, 2012


 
Tonight, while a couple of foxes hunted for food in my garden, I noticed that Google’s logo had the look of the Alice in Wonderland attraction in Disneyland Paris but I couldn’t figure out why. (more…)

Do You Hulu?

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

 
Streaming technologies that allow you to view online entertainment directly to your television are changing the way we watch entertainment. (more…)

Where Will the Focus Be in the Construction Industry in 2012?

Saturday, March 24th, 2012


 
While 2011 was a challenging year for the construction industry due to rising material costs that resulted in multiple bankruptcies, 2012 may not fare any better for construction companies. (more…)

Music Apps – The New Social Media

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

Spotify or Rdio
 
With the conclusion of the Grammy’s earlier this month, I am reminded of how I used to shop for music. (more…)

Creation at the Hands of Man – Are We as Good as God?

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

CREATION-OF-ADAM
 

First of all, in order to delve into this profound topic, one must ask themselves “Do I believe in God?” And even then, the term God is capricious because it seems so limiting, trying to define a supreme entity far beyond our comprehension. (more…)

Is Geoengineering the Solution to Global Warming?

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Geo-engineering
 
Geoengineering is a vague term that can describe an assorted variety of methods. Lately, scientists have been seriously considering extreme measures to mitigate the impending doom of global warming. (more…)

Ovarian Cancer – The Silent Killer

Monday, January 23rd, 2012


 
Ovarian Cancer is known as “The Silent Killer” because it is usually detected in late stages when the prognosis is much worse for the patient. (more…)

The Toxicity of Plastic Cities

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012


 
Plastic was once touted as being the more environmentally friendly alternative to such practices as paper bags that kill trees or using ivory or tortoise shells for storage, endangering animal species to the brink of extinction. (more…)

The Irony of the Stem Cell Debate

Friday, January 6th, 2012


 
Stem cell research remains to be an antagonistic topic inciting debate over its morality and ethics. (more…)

Are Biofuels Our Hope For the Future?

Sunday, January 1st, 2012


 
It is undeniable that we need to globally transition our fuel resources from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources. However, (more…)

The Impact of Global Warming and What We Can Do to Reduce It

Sunday, December 18th, 2011


 
It has been established by compelling scientific data that the earth’s temperature is rising, (more…)

Global Warming by Any Other Name…

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011


 
With the conclusion of the recent climate talks in Durban, South Africa, the importance of the general public accepting global warming as a reality is of the essence. (more…)

Human Breast Milk from Cows not Moms

Sunday, December 4th, 2011


 
Perhaps it’s because my own mother only breast-fed me for two weeks before she had to go back to work, (more…)

Sustainable Alternatives to GMO Products

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011


 
Genetically Modified Organisms, also known as GMOs, have become an established threat to our health, environment and the economic security of our community. (more…)

GMOs Cause More Problems than Solutions

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011


As advances are made in science and biotechnology, the more the human race begins to dabble in an arena that should solely belong to Mother Nature by developing genetically engineered food. (more…)

Anonymous vows to “kill Facebook”

Saturday, August 13th, 2011


The Anonymous group of hackers has claimed responsibility in nearly all major hacks in recent years. Most recently, they hacked into into 70 law enforcement websites in the U.S. and took down the website maintained by the Syrian Ministry of Defense. (more…)

TomTom & Speed Traps – Perfect Together

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Is TomTom selling your driving habits to your local law enforcement?

My daily commute requires I drive through some of the most congested areas of the country. But up in certain parts, in between the major highways, the drive is quite pleasant. The roads undulating up and down, while tacking left and right, as if sailing a course in a tight race. I often find myself focusing on what I remember my car dealer saying about the “performance characteristics of [my] vehicle”. NO MORE! (more…)

Where Telecommunications is Going – and Why

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

Today’s telecommunication technologies reflect a basic thought trend: I don’t want to talk to you unless I have time to. Although harsh, this idea actually makes the most sense in today’s world, where time is money. (more…)

Italian Court to Google: “GUILTY!”

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Google Convicted
Wednesday Feb. 24, 2010 Milan, Italy:
In a criminal trail, Judge Oscar Magi delivered a guilty verdict and sentenced three Google executives (more…)

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