40% Faster Intel Announces Impressive New Core Chips News Technology 

40% Faster: Intel Announces Impressive New Core Chips

Intel just announced their eighth generation Core chips – although the company chose to stick with Kaby Lake architecture to produce the chips, they boast a surprising 40 percent increase in performance over their predecessors. It may be hard to imagine what this 40 percent increase means in terms of user interaction with cell phones, but estimates state that it... Read More
hate speech News Technology 

Hate Speech – How Responsible Are Tech Companies?

There was a time when hate speech was somewhat hidden – groups practiced their hatred behind closed doors. But in an age where the thoughts of those who hate can be immediately shared on social media sites, networks like 4Chan, Facebook, and Twitter have become breeding grounds for hatred and bigotry. Support and hatred for white nationalism, for example, came... Read More
plastic bottles, chemicals bpa News Science 

Chemical found in plastic water bottles and food preparation linked to several health risks

Plastic bottles have been at the forefront of testing and quality control ever since it became known that certain containers had a tendency to leach chemicals into the water it was holding. Over the years several leading universities, including the University of Cincinnati (2008 ) and Harvard (2009) have published studies linking the use of bisphenol A (BPA) in plastic... Read More
Stem cell research News Science 

Stem cell research: the debate continues to rage

The list of medical or scientific endeavours mired in controversy is fairly short, but stem cell research and related therapy are some of the most contentious issues in modern science. Simply, stem cell therapy involves the use of stem cells to treat or prevent a disease or condition, a form of this type of treatment involves bone marrow transplant –... Read More
deforestation News Science 

Deforestation continues to be an issue, but how bad could it be?

Deforestation is an issue that has been plaguing several of the world’s forests for decades as farmers clear land for agriculture, loggers look to make money off the trees and countries clear large swathes in order to accommodate additional development. Whilst some deforestation is called for, there has been an increase in illegal logging or poor development practices that have... Read More

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