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Flu can spread before symptoms show

October 31st, 2012
The researchers infected ferrets with a strain of the 2009 H1N1 (swine flu) virus and found that they were able to spread the virus to other ferrets before they developed symptoms. When the researchers housed these pre-symptomatic ferrets with three others ...


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Flu can spread before symptoms show

October 31st, 2012
The researchers infected ferrets with a strain of the 2009 H1N1 (swine flu) virus and found that they were able to spread the virus to other ferrets before they developed symptoms. When the researchers housed these pre-symptomatic ferrets with three others ...


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GameSpot Asia Beat Episode 12 ? Assassin’s Recon [Wii U]

October 31st, 2012
We dissect Assassin's Creed III and bits of Ghost Recon Online with AC III production manager Karl Luhe and GRO creative director Theo Sanders from Ubisoft.


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Smugglers’ SUV gets stuck atop Calif. border fence

October 31st, 2012
YUMA, Ariz. (AP) -- Suspected smugglers who tried to use ramps to drive an SUV over a 14-foot-tall border fence had to abandon their plan when the Jeep became stuck on top of the barrier, authorities said Wednesday....


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New sea lice rules proposed

October 31st, 2012

The New Brunswick government is proposing changes to the province's Aquaculture Act that would require companies to report on their sea lice treatment and monitoring programs.



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GM cuts European jobs, shares spike

October 31st, 2012
DETROIT (AP) -- Shares of General Motors surged Wednesday after the company announced big job cuts in Europe and reported third-quarter earnings that were far better than Wall Street expected....


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Pumpktris is a Working, LED-Lit Tetris Jack-O-Lantern!

October 31st, 2012

Hurricane Sandy Highlights the Dangers of Nuclear Energy

October 31st, 2012

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This morning, officials announced that New Jersey’s Oyster Creek nuclear plant is no longer on alert. The alert was brought on by quickly rising water levels, which posed a danger to the plant’s cooling equipment. Oyster Creek wasn’t the only nuclear plant to be affected by Hurricane Sandy; three other rectors in New Jersey and Upstate New York were also forced offline by the storm. Even though those facilities dodged the bullet this time, it brings to light just how vulnerable the nation’s nuclear energy facilities are to extreme weather events.

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Dallas Arboretum Unveils Massive Village Made From 50,000 Pumpkins!

October 31st, 2012

Native hero stars in Montreal-made Assassin’s Creed III

October 31st, 2012

Gaming giant Ubisoft is tackling diversity in its newest release, a fresh, Montreal-made instalment in the popular Assassin's Creed franchise.



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