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Brian Gongol

March 7, 2009

Science and Technology Half of the world's population now has a mobile phone
What a mind-blowing figure (in fact, the figure might be 60%). And a quarter of the planet now uses the Internet. Here's a question for modern education: Does a kid graduating from high school today know the basic principles that make cell phones work?

Business and Finance Changing your logo won't change the economy

Weather and Disasters Australia just can't catch a break
After massive fires, now the country faces a huge hurricane (or "cyclone", in the local parlance). But on the positive side of things, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are turning out to be a tool for fighting wildfires.

Science and Technology Baby monkey gets mechanical surrogate mother

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