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Scientists Have Powered a Basic Computer With Just Algae For Over 6 Months

Scientists Have Powered a Basic Computer With Just Algae For Over 6 Months

In a ghastly vision of a future cut off from sunlight, the machine overloads in the Matrix movie series turned to sleeping human bodies as sources of electricity. If they’d had sunlight, algae would undoubtedly have been the better choice.   Engineers from the University of Cambridge in the UK have run a microprocessor for more …

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I never wore sunscreen — now I look like an ‘acid attack victim’

I never wore sunscreen — now I look like an ‘acid attack victim’

Here’s more good reason not to skimp on SPF. A Canadian mother resembled an “acid attack victim” after taking chemotherapy cream for her skin cancer — which she developed after neglecting to use sunscreen for years. “It looks like I’ve had an acid attack,” Honoure Stark told SWNS of the topical treatment, which she’s forced …

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Miami Grand Prix felt ‘like the Fyre Festival of F1 races’: attendees

Miami Grand Prix felt ‘like the Fyre Festival of F1 races’: attendees

Over the weekend, Miami hosted the inaugural Formula One Miami Grand Prix — a sport whose luxury branding has made it synonymous with glamor, superyachts and European royalty. The city spent much of the last year building its 5.41-km (about 3.4-mile) track and touting the over-the-top viewing experiences at every turn.  There was a beach …

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My docs said I had heartburn from partying — now I’m fighting for life

My docs said I had heartburn from partying — now I’m fighting for life

A university student who’d been diagnosed with “booze-induced heartburn” was horrified to discover that she actually had an incurable cancer. “It’s literally turned my life upside down,” Georgia Ford, 20, told Kennedy News of the misdiagnosis gone horribly wrong. “I’d gone from being a full university student within a few weeks to being in hospital …

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I was shocked when tiny skin dots turned out to be cancer

I was shocked when tiny skin dots turned out to be cancer

An athletic student was in for a shocking surprise when she found frecklelike spots suddenly appearing on her skin — and soon discovered she had blood cancer. Iowa resident Helaina Hillyard, 20, first started to notice the splotches after she came back from basketball practice one night in November 2021. However, within just a few short …

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