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  1. ProducerDebesh Choudhury
    Glasses-Free 3D Displays Empower Smartphones, TVs, Tablets and Digital Signage
    Glasses-Free 3D Displays Empower Smartphones, TVs, Tablets and Digital SignageI always ask myself: "Why visual interfaces are the top priority projects of the tech titans? Why Google's Glass, Microsoft's HoloLens, Facebook's Oculus VR are making news?" Because 3D visuals attract everybody. If the 3D image can be viewed...
  2. Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic
    What are the hot research areas that might spark the next big bang?
    www.timeshighereducation.com We examine citation data to get an idea of the most exciting and potentially ground-breaking research...
  3. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Stretchable wires could herald new generation of wearables
    grendz.com Wires can be stretched to five times original size, still conduct electricity. University of Tokyo researchers have developed printable conductors that promise to make better wearables and help robots move more like humans. A group of researchers...
  4. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Scientists Have Figured Out How to Detect Nuclear Materials Up to 1 Km Away
    grendz.com For the first time, scientists have demonstrated that they can detect radiation without having to get close to the source – as far as 1 kilometre away (0.62 miles). Right now, the only way of testing if something is radioactive is to get a detector...
  5. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    The National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. Part 4 Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝


    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    26/05/2017 #3 Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    probably constrain on the museum size. @Bengt Hahlin#2
    Bengt Hahlin
    26/05/2017 #2 Bengt Hahlin
    Hi Flavio,

    It is a shame that most of these beautiful butterflies are not on display at the museum so people can see them in all their glory. And the same goes for the three other pictures in your buzz
  6. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    The National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. Part 2 Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝


  7. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    The National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., United States, the largest of all museums of the Smithsonian Institution, is home to over 126 million specimens of plants, animals, fossils, minerals, rocks, and other artifacts, that represents over 90% of the Institution's collections. As with all museums, a disproportionately large percentage of the collection is stored behind the walls, with only a small number of items put on public display. These items are not sitting in some dark basement and gathering dust, but meticulously organized, labeled, catalogued, and preserved.

    β€œThese collections serve as primary reference materials for exploring and understanding the solid Earth and planet, biological and cultural diversity, evolutionary relationships, biological conservation, and global change. They help us to interpret our biological origins, our cultural heritage, and what the future may hold,” the museum wrote on their website.
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝


    Joyce 🐝 Bowen   Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    26/05/2017 #2 Joyce 🐝 Bowen Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    Waiting for the draws with dead people.
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    26/05/2017 #1 Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
  8. Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic
    Scientists really aren't the best champions of climate science
    www.vox.com Why aren’t facts enough to get us to act on global...
  9. Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic

    This paper I will present at the upcoming 14th International Conference on Fracture (ICF14), Rhodes, Greece, June 18-23, 2017, within the special symposium titled:β€œFatigue and fracture in aggressive environments: mechanisms and risk assessment” – Hydrogen Embrittlement Topic, organized by Prof. Robert Akid, Prof. Ihor Dmytrakh and me.
    Milos Djukic
    The Combined Effect of Hydrogen Embrittlement Mechanisms (HELP+HEDE) on Mechanical Properties of Low Carbon Steels, ICF14 – Paper
    milosdjukichydrogen.wordpress.com This paper I will present at the upcoming 14th International Conference on Fracture (ICF14), Rhodes, Greece,Β JuneΒ 18-23,Β 2017, within the special symposium titled:...


    Milos Djukic
    24/05/2017 #3 Anonymous
    #2 Dear @Laurent Boscherini, I am trying to be a multidisciplinary in my digital media approach and also beneficial for my always highly valued connections. Kind Regards my friend, Milos
    Laurent Boscherini
    24/05/2017 #2 Anonymous
    #1 Dear @Milos Djukic, am fascinated always as much by the complexity of the subject as by the courtesy of your digital commitment so exemplary...I am so speechless.
    Milos Djukic
    24/05/2017 #1 Anonymous
    Thanks @Laurent Boscherini!
  10. Pedro 🐝 Casanova
    I am Virgo with ascendant in Ram and a moon ( black ) in Virgo,. My House is usually favoured by either Jupiter and Saturn....but I dont pay attention to stars and astrology.....
    Pedro 🐝 Casanova
    Has your star sign changed without you even knowing?
    www.cosmopolitan.com Sorry,...
  11. Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic
    Research Assessment Metrics: Past, Present and Future Timeline
  12. ProducerJuan Imaz

    Juan Imaz

    How to Avoid Plagiarizing on Social Networks
    How to Avoid Plagiarizing on Social NetworksSocial media tends to have a copycat culture but it’s important to remember that plagiarizing should be avoided at all costs. By knowing how to reference and cite can make or break you as an expert as well as your reputation and credibility. With...


    Lance  🐝 Scoular
    25/05/2017 #20 Lance 🐝 Scoular
    πŸ‘₯ed 🐝🐝🐀🐳πŸ”₯🚲
    Phil Friedman
    24/05/2017 #19 Phil Friedman
    #17 #17 Paul, kudos go to Juan Imaz for speaking out (as platform ownership) against plagiarism. To do so clearly chooses integrity over the all too common drive for MAUs.

    However, the current availability of computerized plagiarism checkers leads frequently to absurdities... as your story illustrates.

    "The concept of plagiarism should not be broadened to such a degree that it becomes absurd ... and we become neurotic ..." ( -- Me)

    "Copyright Violation Is Not the Same As Plagiarism"


    Paul Walters
    24/05/2017 #17 Paul Walters
    @Juan Imaz 90% of the magazines I write for run my pieces through the plagiarism apps. so for any writer its not wise to 'lift' something even inadvertently !!

    I was questioned last year when a short line was detected. Turns out that it was a review of a hotel in Montana, USA, posted on tripadvisor . Weird but true as I never even saw the review in question.
    Sadman Ishrak
    24/05/2017 #16 Sadman Ishrak
    This is actually something we all should look out for. And I believe everyone should read this article.
    Debesh Choudhury
    24/05/2017 #15 Debesh Choudhury
    Thanks @Juan Imaz for this article. Plagiarism is a very important aspect we should avoid .. and it has become a difficult job to get rid of plagiarism because of so many print and online publications .. plagiarism checker apps are also not free. But your tips are good
    Joyce 🐝 Bowen   Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    24/05/2017 #14 Joyce 🐝 Bowen Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    Great informative post, Juan.
    Joyce 🐝 Bowen   Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    24/05/2017 #13 Joyce 🐝 Bowen Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    ouch. Hope it never happens to me.
    stephan metral 🐝 Innovative Brand Ambassador
    24/05/2017 #12 stephan metral 🐝 Innovative Brand Ambassador
    @Juan Imazmhasnalways the right pace, structure and words to simplify tooics to the essentials. Inalso love his positive mind in all his article, showing people the way to do the things right. Amazing talent, unique. Thanks Juan. Writers and bloggers will grow thanks to your inspiring and counselling post here on beBee. Keep on !
    Simone Luise Hardt
    23/05/2017 #11 Simone Luise Hardt
    #10 you should ;) thatΒ΄s true Adam :)
    Adam Tilsley
    23/05/2017 #10 Adam Tilsley
    This is an excellent post, Juan! You always have to give credit where it's due when sharing other people's material.
    Meera 🐝 Nair
    23/05/2017 #9 Meera 🐝 Nair
    @Juan Imaz Helpful article :) Loved reading it! :)
    @Julio Angel 🐝Lopez Lopez
    23/05/2017 #8 @Julio Angel 🐝Lopez Lopez
    #6 Thank you, @Stephane 🐝 Fenner With regard to the images, I have items waiting for a response by the property to use. Unfortunately they do not answer yes or no. At other times you can not find a free image that reflects what you want. But you always have to try to get it right.
    debasish majumder
    23/05/2017 #7 debasish majumder
    only pauper will resort to plagiarism in order to create content without having the required acumen. absolutely relevant post @Juan Imaz! enjoyed read and shared. thank you very much for such pertinent share.
    Stephane 🐝 Fenner
    23/05/2017 #6 Stephane 🐝 Fenner
    Great advices and explanations, @Juan Imaz. Too many people think what is on internet is at their disposal for personal use. Concerning images, finding them on internet doesn't mean they are free of rights. Good comment too @@Julio Angel 🐝Lopez Lopez
    Had many times the issue with brand ambassadors pictures. Regular answer was : " I found them on internet, they are public." A total wrong perception!
    Asking for material often leads to a win-win solution.
    Bill Stankiewicz, 🐝 Brand Ambassador
    23/05/2017 #5 Bill Stankiewicz, 🐝 Brand Ambassador
    Typo on my #, it's 404-750-3200
    Bill Stankiewicz, 🐝 Brand Ambassador
    23/05/2017 #4 Bill Stankiewicz, 🐝 Brand Ambassador
    Words of wisdom and thank you for sharing @Juan Imaz, continue the great buzzes here. I am fortunate to have you, Javier , & all bee's as friends here! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸπŸπŸπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜Š. Thx for reading , Bill Stankiewicz, Supply Chain Bee . Always available at 1.404.759.3200 or bstankiewicz@portfreshlogistics.com
    @Julio Angel 🐝Lopez Lopez
    23/05/2017 #2 @Julio Angel 🐝Lopez Lopez
    Thank you very much for your article @Juan Imaz Very good advice. Addressing the issues from a totally different point of view helps you. Asking for collaboration with the parent site is another possibility, they provide you with new archive images on the network. An example: https://www.bebee.com/producer/@julio-angel-lopez-lopez/la-sima-de-los-huesos-cueva-mayor The 1984 photo, offered by them and duly referenced
    Simone Luise Hardt
    23/05/2017 #1 Simone Luise Hardt
    Hi Juan :) if I share any article or story on several other social media, I always refer to the source ;) and the "credits" remain with the writer/author. IΒ΄m going to share you, your great article and beBee ;) now :) Have a lovely day today :)
    Your Publicity Boost ;) by campaign@work(c)
    Regards Simone :)
  13. ProducerKevin Pashuk

    Kevin Pashuk

    The Missing Link in Educational Technology
    The Missing Link in Educational TechnologyContrary to popular belief, effective implementation of educational technology (or EdTech for short) actually has very little to do with technology.The problem is, we keep acting like it does... and it will be our demise.In my career I've had the...


    Vincent Andrew
    25/05/2017 #19 Vincent Andrew
    The thing I don't understand Kevin is how planners can simply think that having technology is always a good thing in education. They think it is the panacea to educational problems. Not too long ago, I was invited to a school to conduct a workshop for teachers. I asked for a room which would allow for interaction amongst teachers. I also asked for simple technology to show some slides and video. I was given a room where the projection was poor even though the gadgets looked impressive. Slide transitions should have been a breeze but the clicker was not user-friendly. The sound system didn't work. The echo in the room made listening to the video difficult. If I had a room with a simple LCD projector and two small speakers, it would have done the trick. As a teacher, I don't need expensive stuff that isn't fit for purpose. What does it take for planners to realise this?
    Ken Boddie
    25/05/2017 #18 Ken Boddie
    You got it in one, Kev. The challenge is to have, somewhere in each organisation, someone capable of bridging "the gap between technology and your key products or services". Nothing gets done without such a fascilitator and the dinosaurs who live by the motto "if it's not broke don't fix it" lead the way into eventual oblivion.
    Kevin Pashuk
    25/05/2017 #17 Kevin Pashuk
    #13 Thanks so much Harvey.
    Kevin Pashuk
    25/05/2017 #16 Kevin Pashuk
    #12 Speaking of metaphors Jim, your statement 'beautiful looking ads that have no real idea at their core' reminds me of some people. For us curmudgeons, it's a good thing we have a lot of ideas, since we are not often mistaken as beautiful.
    Kevin Pashuk
    25/05/2017 #15 Kevin Pashuk
    #11 I think you went to a pretty good school Don if you can use a word like 'obstreperous' in a sentence.
    Kevin Pashuk
    25/05/2017 #14 Kevin Pashuk
    #10 Thanks Gert. While this skill may be scarce, it is a very necessary skill to have in the organization
    Harvey Lloyd
    24/05/2017 #13 Harvey Lloyd
    I enjoyed reading, insightful.
    Jim Murray
    24/05/2017 #12 Jim Murray
    This is really interesting Kev, because it serves as a metaphor for a lot of businesses and personal pursuits. I am gestating an idea of a novella or short novvel or screenplay, and I have been spending a good deal of time on defining the outcome, Thelps immeasurably in charting your path from the beginning to the end, and it is indeed an intellectual as opposed to a technical challenge. My business (advertising) is filled with people who can create beautiful looking ads that have no real idea at their core. The world become a very hollow place when technology is not married to ideas. Excellent post, my friend.
    Don 🐝 Kerr
    24/05/2017 #11 Don 🐝 Kerr
    @Kevin Pashuk While possessing little experience of the education field (apart from being a disruptive and obstreperous student) your piece reminded me of my experience managing a large design agency at a time when technological advances were coming upon us at a high rate of knots. While we were relatively early adopters of new digital design platforms I don't think we effectively embraced out IT folks as more than the folks who did the wiring and fixed shit when it didn't work. Had we brought them into the fold more completely, respecting their in-born curiosity, I think we could have gained a real and sustainable competitive advantage.
    Gert Scholtz
    24/05/2017 #10 Gert Scholtz
    @Kevin Pashuk This is an extremely scarce skill: "It is a skilled craft that combines a great knowledge of the learning process with a great knowledge of technology. It is the gap piece that many schools (and IT departments) lack." Not only is it scarce, it is continually evolving at great speed as it combines knowledge of the psychology of learning and knowledge of systems, platforms and functionalities. Good post Kevin.
    Milos Djukic
    24/05/2017 #9 Anonymous
    #8 Which means I agree with you.
    Kevin Pashuk
    24/05/2017 #8 Kevin Pashuk
    #7 Thanks for the kind words Milos.
    Milos Djukic
    24/05/2017 #7 Anonymous
    This is a gem and a must read article. Thanks @Kevin Pashuk!
    Kevin Pashuk
    23/05/2017 #6 Kevin Pashuk
    #5 Some times Phil, our whirring little brains seem to be in synch. Frightening, isn't it?

    Enjoyed the link. Shared.
    Phil Friedman
    23/05/2017 #5 Phil Friedman
    #4 Wow, Kev, I can't believe I never notice "Start At the End". It's a first-rate post and missing it makes me wonder where I was or if the 100% distribution principle on beBee is always operating. I am going to go back to it and share it. And, of course, add my own two cents.


    Kevin Pashuk
    23/05/2017 #4 Kevin Pashuk
    #3 Thanks Phil. Being outcomes focused is a concept I strongly ascribe to, but confusingly, have been unable to generate much interest for in the Blogosphere... even here on beBee. My post https://www.bebee.com/producer/@kevin-pashuk/start-at-the-end only received 500 views compared to the 2K+ I typically get.
    Phil Friedman
    23/05/2017 #3 Phil Friedman
    I personally believe the key is to work backward from the desired outcomes to how you can best achieve them. This helps avoid using a shotgun to kill flies and ridiculous situations in which technology actually slows processes down, at times, almost to a standstill. Technology has to be seen as a means, not an end... as does innovation. This is a solid, thought-provoking post, Kev. Cheers!
    Kevin Pashuk
    23/05/2017 #2 Kevin Pashuk
    #1 Thanks for commenting Pascal. It always amazes me how much potential is lost because of trying to 'innovate' in traditional ways, using the same talent pool that created the situation organizations are trying to fix or improve. As you mentioned, there is always the NDA and 'intellectual property' (read 'monetize') argument, but that's why I like working in the educational sector. There is more openness to creating partnerships that bridge productivity and innovation. The real challenge is preventing bureaucracy, which such organizations seem addicted to.
    Pascal Derrien
    23/05/2017 #1 Pascal Derrien
    I don't know about schools per se but it would be great to see greater partnership with R&D from tech companies (I understand NDA etc...) I know Accenture in Ireland has the Dock a unit aimed at research and innovation bridging the gap between traditional thinking (productivity) and societal challenges (innovation)
  14. Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic
    In Science, Good Looks Don't Pay, Study Finds
    www.livescience.com People may have less faith in research conducted by attractive scientists, a new study...
  15. Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic

    Download your free copy of "Building a Materials Data Infrastructure: Opening New Pathways to Discovery and Innovation in Science and Engineering." Available now on the TMS website
    Milos Djukic
    Materials Data Infrastructure


  16. Producerbalaji biotech

    balaji biotech

    How Pharma PCD Company Can Reach More Doctors?
    How Pharma PCD Company Can Reach More Doctors?Recent changes have been introduced in the pharmaceutical sector, where pharma pcd company or companies market their products to physicians.Read more at...
  17. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Meanwhile upstairs .... Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝


    Praveen Raj Gullepalli
    23/05/2017 #3 Praveen Raj Gullepalli
    The Moonmaker & his Moonshine? ;)
    Louise Smith
    23/05/2017 #2 Louise Smith
    Reach for the MOON ?
    Luiz Henrique Souza .E.
    23/05/2017 #1 Luiz Henrique Souza .E.
  18. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
  19. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Bridgestone’s auto seat pad reduces vibration by 30%
    grendz.com Bridgestone Corp developed a seat pad that reduces vibration transmitted from the driver’s seat to the driver by 30% in a running vehicle. A seat pad is a cushion to be embedded under a seat surface. It improves ride comfort by reducing vibration...
  20. Milos Djukic

    Milos Djukic

    Ref: arxiv.org/abs/1705.03318: Long-Range Correlations and Fractal Dynamics in C. Elegans: Changes with Aging and Stress
    Milos Djukic
    Humans and nematode worms show similar changes in behaviour as they age
    www.technologyreview.com Human physiology changes with age in the same way as the behavior of nematode worms. Understanding why could be a crucial clue for the science of...


    Sara Jacobovici
    21/05/2017 #4 Sara Jacobovici
    This is such a well written article. The information provided is fascinating and the potential of the research is very exciting. Thank you to @Milos Djukic for the share.
    Sara Jacobovici
    21/05/2017 #3 Sara Jacobovici
    Great share @Milos Djukic. This is such a well written article. The information provided is fascinating and the potential of the research is very exciting.
    Sara Jacobovici
    21/05/2017 #2 Sara Jacobovici
    #1 The next study is looking at patterns of humour ;-)
    Martin Wright
    21/05/2017 #1 Martin Wright
    you mean they grunt every time the wriggle
  21. Souhir Ezzedini

    Souhir Ezzedini

    Souhir Ezzedini
    Ijad Madisch co-founder and CEO of ResearchGate: we learn from failed iterations
    scientific-collector.com On April 13, 2017, The fonder of theΒ professional network Ijad Madisch wrote an article about the idea thatΒ researchers must share everything from start to finish. Because of the need for their fialures. Usually, the researchers...
  22. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Antarctica Is Turning Green, as Climate Change Pushes It Back in Geologic Time
    grendz.com Researchers in Antarctica have discovered rapidly growing banks of mosses on the ice continent’s northern peninsula, providing striking evidence of climate change in the coldest and most remote parts of the planet. Amid the warming of the last 50...
  23. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    This New Robot Can Complete a 2-Hour Brain Surgery Procedure in less than 3 Minutes
    grendz.com Brain surgery is precision business, and one slip can spell doom for affected patients. Even in one of the most skilled jobs in the world, human error can still be a factor. Researchers from the University of Utah are looking to provide less...
  24. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Scientists Have Created Liquid Metal Drops That Move Like T-1000
    grendz.com Despite the NSA confirming the existence of Skynet, we all should be grateful that technology has not yet advanced to the stage where a liquid metal T-1000 terminator can shape-shift its way into your home and demand to see John Connor. But...
  25. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
    Didn't understand the joke? Check Grendz.com for daily updates on science breakthroughs and technology green trends. Flavio πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ Souza 🐝
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