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Museum exec, author and journalist. Ex New Scientist Editor and Science Editor of The Daily Telegraph. First person to bounce a neutron off a soap bubble.

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gone to the loos what a great bar
Gone to the Loos - what a great bar!
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time for little parp of alpine horn
Time for little parp of alpine horn
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state of mind
State of mind
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wonderful to see the world famous breitling cathedral
Wonderful to see the world famous Breitling cathedral
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congrats to all the 2019 epoorg winners and finalists of the european inventoraward
Congrats to all the 2019 @EPOorg winners and finalists of the European #InventorAward!
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popular vote for the european goes to margarita salas falgueras who invented a faster simpler and more reliabl
Popular vote for the European #InventorAward goes to Margarita Salas Falgueras, who invented a faster, simpler and more reliable way to replicate trace amounts of DNA into quantities large enough for full genomic testing
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cripes turned into the eurovision inventoraward
Cripes! Turned into the #Eurovision #InventorAward ...
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congrats to rik breur winner of the european for his anti fouling wrap like a sea urchins prickly surface this
Congrats to Rik Breur, winner of the European #InventorAward for his anti-fouling wrap. Like a sea urchin’s prickly surface, this alternative to toxic paint prevents the growth of algae, barnacles & mussels on hulls, & improves fuel efficiency by up to 40%
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huzzah for akira yoshino father of the lithium ion battery now winner of the non country category of the europ
Huzzah for Akira Yoshino, father of the lithium-ion battery, now winner of the non @EPOorg country category of the European #InventorAward
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many congrats to european winner of the research category jerome galon who developed immunoscore to boost the
Many congrats to European #InventorAward winner of the research category, Jérôme Galon, who developed Immunoscore® to boost the accuracy of cancer prognosis and help tailor therapies to individual patients

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mtscienceporn this man dressed in mentos was dropped in diet coke ltmost excellent idea
MT@SciencePorn: This man dressed in mentos was dropped in diet coke <most excellent idea
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astronomers have found another real life version of luke skywalker s home planet tatooine from star wars
Astronomers have found another real-life version of Luke Skywalker's home planet Tatooine from "Star Wars"...
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zombie ant fungus that imanipulates ant behaviour accomplishes feat without infecting brains it surrounds and
"Zombie ant fungus" that imanipulates ant behaviour accomplishes feat *without* infecting brains - it surrounds and invades muscle fibers to form a 3-D control network, like a puppeteer. Cripes!
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sugar industry paid scientists in 60s to play down link between sugar and heart disease and blame fat instead
Sugar industry paid scientists in 60s to play down link between sugar and heart disease and blame fat instead
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floating tidal turbine off orkney islands smashes generation records
Floating tidal turbine off Orkney Islands smashes generation records
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tragic maryam mirzakhani iranian genius mathematician dies of breast cancer
Tragic. Maryam Mirzakhani, Iranian genius mathematician, dies of breast cancer
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how gravity kills schrodinger s cat
How gravity kills Schrödinger's cat
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thrill to bump into tv legend james burke who helped inspire the short trousered me to go into science next to
THRILL to bump into TV legend James Burke, who helped inspire the short-trousered me to go into science, next to (appropriately) #apollo10 in @sciencemuseum ! Come to see him Helen Sharman on 17 July
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correlation or causation links between gut microbes and depression strengthened
Correlation or causation? Links between gut microbes and depression strengthened
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fascinating he injected a billion mitochondria in about a quarter of a teaspoon of fluid within two days the b
Fascinating.
He injected a billion mitochondria, in about a quarter of a teaspoon of fluid.
Within two days, the baby had a normal heart, strong and beating quickly. “It was amazing,” Dr. Emani said.
Total(1) => 0.32469797134399 f_f_QM(2) => 0.12266087532043 indS(2) => 0.061528205871582 indM(2) => 0.059378385543823 indM_1(2) => 0.0030050277709961 indM_2(2) => 0.00095796585083008 indM_4(2) => 0.0036070346832275 indM_5(2) => 0.025964975357056 indM_6(2) => 0.0019700527191162 indM_7(2) => 0.0043849945068359 indM_8(2) => 0.0014240741729736 indM_9(2) => 0.0091490745544434 indM_10(2) => 0.0085060596466064 f_f_pTL(2) => 0.19987416267395 f_f_dT(20) => 0.19961762428284