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Hyundai to start selling Tucson SUV powered by hydrogen fuel cell next year

Hyundai to start selling Tucson SUV powered by hydrogen fuel cell next yearSouth Korean automaker Hyundai has revealed in a last-week announcement that it is bringing a hydrogen vehicle to the market in 2014, when it will start selling a Tucson SUV powered by a hydrogen fuel cell in the US.

South Korea’s Gumi city launches fleet of Online Electric Vehicle (OLEV) buses

South Korea’s Gumi city launches fleet of Online Electric Vehicle (OLEV) busesThe first road-powered electric vehicles have recently been debuted in the South Korean city of Gumi. The fleet of Online Electric Vehicle (OLEV) buses - developed by the KAIST Graduate School for Green Transportation - is a fleet of wirelessly-charged buses which ply on a 15-mile stretch in Gumi.

Surge in ‘Digital Dementia’

Surge in ‘Digital Dementia’It seems that the technology has taken its hold and repercussions of over usage are effectively visible. Doctors concerned with this field have stated that the youth has been involved in technology to an extent that they fail to utilize their head for even small things in life.

Magpies Decide Immediately if Humans Look at Them

Magpies Decide Immediately if Humans Look at ThemThe Seoul National University researchers have found in their latest study that humans could cause magpies or wild birds to think faster.

It is likely that when especially predators watch them, the wild birds tended to take decisions at a faster pace.  The team told that when the birds were not observed, they did not fly away even when they passed them near.

FAO Proposes Insect Consumption

FAO Proposes Insect ConsumptionWith rise in population and increased chances of world suffering from hunger, the U. N. Food and Agriculture Organization have come up with a report revealing about the next best food option.

It is none other than entomophagy, which is consumption of insects. Though the topic may shock a number of people, it has been seen that many people do eat insects in countries like Thailand and South Korea.

Stem Cells in Deer Antler are Promising in Veterinary Tissue Regenerative Therapies

Stem Cells in Deer Antler are Promising in Veterinary Tissue Regenerative TherapiesAccording to a new study, deer antlers have multi-potent stem cells that could be highly effective in veterinary tissue regenerative surgeries.

South Korean scientists have revealed that deer antlers have an unique ability to regenerate and the presence of a stem cell population can differentiate into more specialized cell types.

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