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  • Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) issued a warning due to incidents of drones flying dangerously close to planes
  • In the UK, 800 companies are registered to use drones but public does not have to register
  • Drone users flying within 1000ft of planes have not been caught because they aren't registered
  • 50 different chemicals found to contribute to cancer at low doses.
  • These chemicals might not lead to cancer independently.
  • Begins new frontier for cancer research, focusing on combinations rather than single chemicals
  • Architects are collaborating with veterinarians and consultants to design a 178,000 sq ft space
  • $48M project will be built on an unused cargo terminal for dogs, cats, horses, penguins, etc.
  • 70,000 animals pass through JFK every year
  • Got Series B funding from Saudi Royal Family, entertainment moguls and executives
  • Launched in 2013, it aggregates prices and availability from 800+ private flight providers in the US with 3K airplanes
  • For $9,000/year, members have total access to flights that JetSmarter pre-purchased at no extra cost
  • Printer can generate more than 2,100 structure types from 12 commercially available fragments
  • The complexity of natural compounds makes them impossible to synthesize
  • Compounds can be tweaked before printing, creating 'super-compounds' that can be adapted to become anti-resistant
  • "Avian flu epidemic ravaging US chicken farms has caused a reversal of protein economics”
  • "48 million US birds have been killed in attempts to contain the outbreak."
  • 71% were egg-laying chickens "or chickens used to breed egg-laying chickens”
  • Test modeled on philosophical problem "King's Wise Men" addresses a "very tiny slice of self-awareness"
  • Robot recognized sound of its own voice; concluded it was programmed differently from other robots
  • Designer is now working on US Navy funded research teaching robots right vs. wrong
  • New bill to "reduce the burden of testing on classroom time."
  • Annual testing still required, but states and districts have more choice and can reduce hours
  • SMART Act would grant cash to states to audit testing programs
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