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by weatheriscool
Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:07 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Alzheimer's and dementia news and discussions
Replies: 19
Views: 7432

Re: Alzheimer's and dementia news and discussions

New study suggests that breastfeeding may help prevent cognitive decline https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-10-breastfeeding-cognitive-decline.html by University of California, Los Angeles A new study led by researchers at UCLA Health has found that women over the age of 50 who had breastfed their ...
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Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions
Replies: 166
Views: 61583

Re: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions

Novel approach to treating type 2 diabetes shows prolonged normal blood sugar levels after a single one-time procedure https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-10-approach-diabetes-prolonged-blood-sugar.html by American Technion Society A novel approach to treating type 2 diabetes is being developed at t...
by weatheriscool
Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Climate Change News & Discussions
Replies: 144
Views: 50176

Re: Climate Change News & Discussions

Historical analysis finds no precedent for the rate of coal, gas power decline needed to limit climate change to 1.5C https://phys.org/news/2021-10-historical-analysis-coal-gas-power.html by Cell Press Limiting climate change to the 1.5°C target set by the Paris Climate Agreement will likely require...
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Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 232
Views: 78083

Re: Space News and Discussions

NASA targeting Feb. 2022 to launch new lunar program Artemis A NASA employee holds the official Artemis mission patch at NASA Plum Brook Station in Sandusky, Ohio. NASA said Friday it is now targeting February 2022 for the uncrewed lunar mission Artemis 1, the first step in America's plan to return ...
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Fri Oct 22, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: The History Forum
Topic: Ancient History (3500 BC – 499 AD)
Replies: 19
Views: 8372

Re: Ancient History (3500 BC – 499 AD)

Discovery of ancient Peruvian burial tombs sheds new light on Wari culture Undated handout picture released by the Royal Tombs of Sipan Museum of one of the 29 human remains discovered at an ancient ceremonial site in Lambayeque. A team of archeologists in northern Peru discovered the remains of 29 ...
by weatheriscool
Fri Oct 22, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions
Replies: 166
Views: 61583

Re: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions

Nature-inspired coatings could power tiny chemistry labs for medical testing and more https://phys.org/news/2021-10-nature-inspired-coatings-power-tiny-chemistry.html by Lynsey Mellon, University of Toronto A newly developed coating that allows for certain liquids to move across surfaces without flu...
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Fri Oct 22, 2021 10:47 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Exoplanets – worlds of other suns
Replies: 43
Views: 14940

Re: Exoplanets – worlds of other suns

Astronomers discover infant planet https://phys.org/news/2021-10-astronomers-infant-planet.html by University of Hawaii at Manoa One of the youngest planets ever found around a distant infant star has been discovered by an international team of scientists led by University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa facult...
by weatheriscool
Fri Oct 22, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 232
Views: 78083

Re: Space News and Discussions

Elon Musk: Starship will be ready for its first orbital launch attempt next month https://spacexmania.com/1/archives/855?fbclid=IwAR3jMWmsiNgg0Jp_uZ5E0uctYJRB-U_QHEwAIYLGUDdDCB_jXAccf_Cf6yo 1 day ago SpaceX’s Starship rocket is still being built in southeast Texas, with significant work being made o...
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Fri Oct 22, 2021 6:17 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Economic and jobs news thread
Replies: 59
Views: 27923

Re: Economic and jobs news thread

US budget deficit hits $2.77 trillion in 2021, 2nd highest Source: AP By MARTIN CRUTSINGER WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. budget deficit totaled $2.77 trillion for 2021, the second highest on record but an improvement from the all-time high of $3.13 trillion reached in 2020. The deficits in both years r...
by weatheriscool
Fri Oct 22, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: Computers & the Internet
Topic: Computers & the Internet News and Discussions
Replies: 59
Views: 29993

Re: Computers & the Internet News and Discussions

Quantum-encrypted information transmitted over fiber more than 600 kilometers long by The Optical Society https://phys.org/news/2021-10-quantum-encrypted-transmitted-fiber-kilometers.html By implementing a new signal stabilization technique, researchers were able to achieve secure quantum communicat...