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+ - SPAM: Watch The First Official Trailer For Park Chan-wook Film STOKER

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funnyandspicy writes "Fox Searchlight Pictures has released the first trailer for the thriller film Stoker. The project is directed by South Korean film director Park Chan-wook (Joint Security Area, Oldboy, Sympathy for Lady Vengeance) and scripted by Wentworth Miller. It is produced by Ridley Scott, Tony Scott and Michael Costigan."
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+ - SPAM: Brad Pitt In The First Trailer For Andrew Dominik Crime Film Killing Them Softly

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funnyandspicy writes "The Weinstein Company has premiered the first trailer for the crime film Killing Them Softly. The project is directed and scripted by Andrew Dominik (Chopper, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford).
The movie is produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Steve Schwartz and Paula Mae Schwartz."

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+ - MIT Researchers Developed Needle-Less Injection Device [Video]->

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funnyandspicy writes "The MIT researchers have developed a needle-less injection device that injects drugs through the skin at the speed of sound and without needles. The scientists’ team lead by Professor Ian Hunter in the MIT’s Department of Mechanical Engineering has developed this jet injection system which delivers the drugs at different depths and works on the mechanism similar like “Lorentz-force actuator.”"
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+ - Jack Andraka Invented Sensor To Detect Pancreatic Cancer->

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funnyandspicy writes "Jack Andraka, a 15 year old scientist has invented a dipstick sensor that can detect pancreatic cancer, which is 28 times faster and 28 times cheaper than the current test. The cancer detection tool that tests blood or urine developed by this High school freshman Jack Andraka from Crownsville, Maryland is more than 90 percent accurate and 100 times more sensitive."
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Comment: Terrestrial Mining (Score 1) 46

by funnyandspicy (#39802805) Attached to: NASA and Astrobotic Investigating Ice Hunting Mission to the Moon
Almost all the minerals available on the Moon are also present on the Earth in sufficient quantities that mining them on the Moon and transporting them back is not economical. As a result, most discussion of mining on the Moon is geared towards how to make a lunar base self-sustaining, not how to make it an economically viable alternative to terrestrial mining.

Comment: Dream Of Leonardo da Vinci Translated Into Reality (Score 1) 125

by funnyandspicy (#39447853) Attached to: Dutch Artist Admits Faking Viral 'Human Bird Wing' Video
Aviation has come a long way so far. Starting from Leonardo da vinci to Peoples like Henry Cavendish, Montgolfier Brothers, Sir George Cayley, John Stringfellow, Francis H Wenham, Otto Lilienthal, The wright brothers and many others contributed a lot..

An inclined plane is a slope up. -- Willard Espy, "An Almanac of Words at Play"