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The Tooth And Nothing But The Tooth: John Lennon To Be Cloned?

  A dentist in Canada hopes to clone John Lennon using DNA from a rotten tooth extracted from the former Beatle in the mid 1960s. Lennon gave the yellow-brown cavitied tooth to his Weybridge housekeeper, Dot Jartlett as a gift, … Continue reading

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It’s Schrödinger’s Birthday! But simultaneously, it isn’t!

Erwin Schrödinger would have been 126 years old today.  The Austrian physicist that devised the famous thought experiment that has become known as Schrödinger’s Cat has been honoured by today’s Google doodle. Schrödinger was instrumental in the development of certain … Continue reading

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Beam me up, Scotty? But we’ve hit the upload bandwidth limit, captain!

New research into teleportation in the style of Star Trek transporters, has shown that we’re unlikely to see it materialise [sorry] in our lifetimes. Four physics students at the University of Leicester have today published their research into teleportation, taking … Continue reading

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