Archive: 12/10/2013

When liquids behave like solids

(Phys.org) —When a rubber ball and a droplet of water are compressed onto a solid surface, they behave very differently. For the ball, the compression process is reversible, so the ball retains its original ...

dateDec 10, 2013 in Condensed Matter feature
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Air pollution alert raised in Barcelona

Authorities have raised an air pollution alert for the Spanish city of Barcelona, a major tourist draw which has lain for days under a toxic grey mist, an official said Tuesday.

dateDec 10, 2013 in Environment
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Survey: Majority optimistic about health technology

Most people are optimistic about technology innovations advancing healthcare, are willing to participate in virtual healthcare visits with their doctor, and would use health sensors in their bodies and even their toilets, ...

dateDec 10, 2013 in Other
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