Category: Technical

What is Nothing? 

http://www.popularmechanics.com/science/a28733/what-is-nothing/

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Memories May Be Stored In DNA

Memories may be stored on your DNA 02 December 2008by Devin Powell, Washington DC Magazine issue 2684. Subscribe and get 4 free issues. For similar stories, visit theThe Human Brain and Genetics Topic Guides REMEMBER your first kiss? Experiments in mice suggest that patterns of chemical “caps” on our DNA […]

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8 More Firefox Hacks

Make Firefox ridiculously fast Firefox has been outperforming IE in every department for years, and version 3 is speedier than ever. But tweak the right settings and you could make it faster still, more than doubling your speed in some situations, all for about five minutes work and for the […]

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DIY: Maple Leaf Rose

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A New Neutrino Hunt

Fermilab Looks for Visitors from Another Dimension A prototype liquid-argon detector called ArgoNeuT will pave the way for the MicroBooNE facility at Fermilab By Mark Alpert – SCIAM Neutrino Hunters Bonnie Fleming and Mitchell Soderberg inspect a prototype liquid-argon detector called ArgoNeuT that will pave the way for the MicroBooNE […]

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Hotkeys & Shortcuts

General Keyboard Shortcuts: # Windows Logo+D (Display the desktop) # Windows Logo+M (Minimize all of the windows ) # Windows Logo+SHIFT+M (Restore the minimized windows ) # Windows Logo+E (Open My Computer) # Windows Logo+F (Search for a file or a folder) # CTRL+Windows Logo+F (Search for computers) # Windows […]

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Save CPU and RAM: Disable Indexing on XP

Save CPU and RAM: Disable the Indexing Service on Windows XP If there is one bloated and unnecessary service that you should immediately disable, it’s definitely the Indexing Service built into Windows XP. The idea behind it is that you can search for files more quickly if it is enabled….  […]

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Fix for Firefox memory leak on Windows

Fix for Firefox memory leak on Windows This seems to help out with the memory usage quite a bit. Generally, when you minimize a window the memory usage goes way down because that application isn’t active. Unfortunately, Firefox by default doesn’t adhere to this behavior. Here’s how to force it […]

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