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UN vows action on N Korea nuclear test

North Korea nuclear test: UN vows new measures 6 January 2016 From the section Asia Media captionJonathan Marcus assesses North Korea’s nuclear capabilities in light of the latest test claims The UN Security Council says it will begin work immediately on new measures against North Korea, after Pyongyang said it had tested a hydrogen bomb. The council condemned the test, ...

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Scot Joy Milne Can Smell Parkinson’s — Woman’s Nose Leading To Life-Changing Test

Doctors diagnose Parkinson’s Disease today much the same way they did 200 years ago, by looking at a person’s symptoms. But thanks to a Scottish woman named Joy Milne, who has a super-human sense of smell, one day they may be able to diagnose the disease with a simple skin swab. Joy Milne, a former nurse, lost her husband, Les, ...

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Concept for NASA’s monster rocket passes critical test — and gets an updated look

The design for NASA’s future monster rocket — dubbed the Space Launch System (SLS) — passed its last critical design review. That means NASA found that the vehicle’s specifications hold up, and the agency has deemed the design capable of launching into space. Now, engineers can begin the process of building and assembling the rocket, to get ready for its ...

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THE DRONES ARE COMING: FAA selects 6 states to host drone test sites

faa.gov Six sites seen on the map above will be test sites for commercial use of unmanned drones. Amazon drones might not be so far off after all. The U.S. Government announced Monday that six states have been selected to host testing sites for drones, as the Federal Aviation Administration considers commercial use and regulation of the unmanned aircraft. RELATED: ...

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Daily Newsers test signing up for Obamacare using Internet, phone and ‘navigator’

MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS Three Newsers attempted Friday to sign up for health insurance through the Internet, the phone and a ‘navigator.’ While the first two options worked fine, finding a navigator on Black Friday was impossible. Three Daily News staffers tried Friday to sign up for insurance through the phone, the Internet and a “navigator.” The results were far better than ...

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