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by weatheriscool
Sat Sep 25, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: 2022 midterm election thread
Replies: 0
Views: 46

2022 midterm election thread

Grassley will seek reelection, boosting GOP's majority hopes Source: Politico Iowa Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley announced on Twitter Friday morning he will run for an eighth term, a move that makes it more likely the GOP can keep control of his seat in next year's midterm elections. Grassley rompe...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 24, 2021 11:35 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Blue Origin
Replies: 12
Views: 4132

Re: Blue Origin

'Star Trek' Star William Shatner Heading to Space on Bezos' Next Rocket https://www.newsmax.com/newsfront/startrek-shatner-bezos-rocket/2021/09/24/id/1037860/?fbclid=IwAR3_Sni8sIIA3J-1cRvAvsPPjtxYS71fpwr5eNiX70iy8yS8befOg9jtv_g By Charles Kim | Friday, 24 September 2021 06:27 PM At 90, actor Willia...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 24, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: Physics
Topic: Physics News and Discussions
Replies: 51
Views: 19390

Re: Physics News and Discussions

Quasi-particles with tunable interactions https://phys.org/news/2021-09-quasi-particles-tunable-interactions.html by University ofAmsterdam The laws of quantum mechanics allow for the existence of 'quasi-particles': excitations in materials that behave exactly like ordinary particles. A major advant...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 24, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions
Replies: 145
Views: 48793

Re: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions

Large-scale genetic repeat variations contribute to height and other human traits https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-large-scale-genetic-variations-contribute-height.html by Claudia Lopez Lloreda, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard New study finds that a type of genetic modification involving lo...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 24, 2021 7:10 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Cancer News and Discussions
Replies: 60
Views: 21217

Re: Cancer News and Discussions

nsights from our genome and epigenome will help prevent, diagnose and treat cancer by Garvan Institute of Medical Research https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-insights-genome-epigenome-cancer.html In 2020, an estimated 10 million people lost their lives to cancer. This devastating disease is unde...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 24, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 203
Views: 61159

Re: Space News and Discussions

Exotic mix in China's delivery of moon rocks https://phys.org/news/2021-09-exotic-china-delivery-moon.html by Europlanet On 16 December 2020 the Chang'e-5 mission, China's first sample return mission to the Moon, successfully delivered to Earth nearly two kilograms of rocky fragments and dust from o...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 24, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Heart disease and stroke news and discussions
Replies: 6
Views: 4130

Re: Heart disease and stroke news and discussions

Reprogramming heart muscle cells to repair damage from heart attacks https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-reprogramming-heart-muscle-cells.html by Bob Yirka , Medical Xpress A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in Germany and one in Canada has found that it is possible to rep...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 24, 2021 1:57 am
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Extreme weather news and discussion
Replies: 98
Views: 32620

Re: Extreme weather news and discussion

88K without power in Michigan after storms bring rain, wind and cold Source: The Grand Rapids Press GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Over 88,000 customers are without power, particularly along the east side of Michigan, after rain and high winds. DTE reported 77,125 customers were without power Thursday, Sept. 23...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 24, 2021 1:30 am
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 203
Views: 61159

Re: Space News and Discussions

A new planet? Astronomers believe they’ve found proof By MICHAEL BRESTOVANSKY Hawaii Tribune-Herald | Sunday, September 19, 2021, 12:05 a.m. https://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2021/09/19/hawaii-news/a-new-planet-astronomers-believe-theyve-found-proof/ Astronomers using the Subaru Telescope believe...
by weatheriscool
Thu Sep 23, 2021 9:33 pm
Forum: Military & War
Topic: Violence and Terrorism News and Discussions
Replies: 132
Views: 43063

Re: Violence and Terrorism News and Discussions

Four soldiers arrested after shooting in Louisiana By Leila Barghouty Sep 22, 11:45 AM Four Fort Polk soldiers were arrested after a suspected gang-related shooting in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana, late Monday night, according to local law enforcement. The DeRidder Police Department and the Beaurega...