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by weatheriscool
Thu Jul 29, 2021 3:03 pm
Forum: Physics
Topic: Physics News and Discussions
Replies: 38
Views: 6001

Re: Physics News and Discussions

New exotic matter particle, a tetraquark, discovered https://phys.org/news/2021-07-exotic-particle-tetraquark.html by CERN Today, the LHCb experiment at CERN is presenting a new discovery at the European Physical Society Conference on High Energy Physics (EPS-HEP). The new particle discovered by LH...
by weatheriscool
Thu Jul 29, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Home & Leisure
Topic: Wearable tech news and discussions
Replies: 6
Views: 1151

Re: Wearable tech news and discussions

Scientists create UV-enabled flexible wearable technology https://phys.org/news/2021-07-scientists-uv-enabled-flexible-wearable-technology.html by Nanyang Technological University To enable the development of wearable devices that possess advanced ultraviolet (UV) detection functions, scientists fr...
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Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Heart disease and stroke news and discussions
Replies: 2
Views: 884

Re: Heart disease and stroke news and discussions

New tool predicts sudden death in inflammatory heart disease https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-07-tool-sudden-death-inflammatory-heart.html by Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins University scientists have developed a new tool for predicting which patients suffering from a complex inflammatory...
by weatheriscool
Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: The History Forum
Topic: Natural History (13.8 billion years BC – 3.3 million BC)
Replies: 24
Views: 4912

Re: Natural History (13.8 billion years BC – 3.3 million BC)

Icy waters of 'Snowball Earth' may have spurred early organisms to grow bigger https://phys.org/news/2021-07-icy-snowball-earth-spurred-early.html by Daniel Strain, University of Colorado at Boulder A new study from CU Boulder finds that hundreds of millions of years ago, small single-celled organis...
by weatheriscool
Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Economic and jobs news thread
Replies: 16
Views: 2606

Re: Economic and jobs news thread

U.S. economy grew 6.5 percent between April and June, marking full recovery from the pandemic Source: Washington Post The U.S. economy was officially back and fully recovered from the pandemic as of June, although a recent surge in covid cases could threaten new uncertainty ahead. The economy grew 6...
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Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Geology, Earthquakes & Volcanism News and Discussions
Replies: 12
Views: 1983

Re: Geology, Earthquakes & Volcanism News and Discussions

Magnitude 8.2 earthquake hits off Alaska coast
A bit of a shaker, no damage reported:
https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/2021/07 ... arthquake/
Gulf of Alaska coast under tsunami warning following 8.2 earthquake - Anchorage Daily News
by weatheriscool
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Military & War
Topic: Violence and Terrorism News and Discussions
Replies: 93
Views: 11360

Re: Violence and Terrorism News and Discussions

Woman who mistook car for her Uber stabbed up to 120 times, expert testifies https://www.foxla.com/news/woman-who-got-in-strangers-car-thinking-it-was-her-uber-stabbed-up-to-120-times-expert-testifies July 28 2021 There were more than 100 stab wounds on a South Carolina university student killed by ...
by weatheriscool
Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:27 am
Forum: Transport & Infrastructure
Topic: Transport & Infrastructure News and Discussions
Replies: 22
Views: 3335

Re: Transport & Infrastructure News and Discussions

Bipartisan infrastructure pact clears key Senate vote after breakthrough in talks Source: Washington Post Senate Democrats and Republicans banded together on Wednesday to advance a roughly $1 trillion proposal to improve the country’s aging infrastructure, overcoming months of political deadlock on ...
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Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:20 am
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions
Replies: 117
Views: 17063

Re: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions

FDA allows automatic 'generic' swap for brand-name insulin Source: Associated Press U.S. regulators took action Wednesday that will make it easier to get a cheaper, near-copy of a brand-name insulin at the drugstore. Doctors now have to specifically prescribe what’s called a biosimilar or OK substit...
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Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:18 am
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: COVID-19 News and Discussions
Replies: 272
Views: 30493

Re: COVID-19 News and Discussions

CDC says nearly 67% of U.S. counties have substantial, high COVID-19 transmission Source: Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Wednesday that 66.6% of U.S. counties had transmission rates of COVID-19 high enough to warrant indoor masking and sho...