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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Government Funding Bill Deems Dead on Arrival in Senate

Written on September 23, 2011 by Japhet Writ

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The House of Representative now only have just a week to pass a bill with regards to government funding.

Last Thursday, a contentious debate over government funding beyond September 30 intensified, as Republicans amended their bill to the GOP lawmakers. However, the Democrats opposed to it. Thus, the government will shut down by October 1 if there will be no action by the start of the new fiscal year.

Earlier today, the House Republicans passed a continuing resolution on partly line vote. However, the bill drew immediate criticism from Senate Democrats over its spending cut offsets for new federal disaster aid. The House added $100 million in cuts to the federal program, making a loan to Solyndra – a currently bankrupt solar company – in order to win GOP votes.

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