Drawing inspiration from spider webs, engineers create amazing new 'liquid wire'

Researchers from the University of Oxford, UK and the Universit Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France believe they have discovered how spider webs flex and have used this knowledge to build a new type of biomaterial called liquid wire.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/19/drawing-inspiration-from-spider-webs-engineers-create-amazing-new-liquid-wire.html

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Europeans Want Right to Be Forgotten – but Not for the Other Guy


Marie Antoinette may not have been too far off the mark when she intoned the immortal line, “Let them eat cake.” When it comes to the right to be forgotten, it seems Europeans want both to have their cake and eat it. They are up in arms over Google’s having deleted links to various news stories from search results in Europe. Google last week deleted links to a blog post about former Merrill Lynch chairman Stan O’Neal, who was blamed for triggering the subprime loan mess in 2007, and to a disgraced Scottish soccer referee.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80704.html?rss=1

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