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by weatheriscool
Sat Sep 18, 2021 3:27 am
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions
Replies: 142
Views: 46241

Re: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions

Automated computer program accurately counts micronuclei in cells https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-automated-accurately-micronuclei-cells.html by University of Tsukuba Micronuclei, which are small nucleus-like structures within cells, are commonly associated with tumors. Now, researchers from ...
by weatheriscool
Sat Sep 18, 2021 3:25 am
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Cancer News and Discussions
Replies: 58
Views: 19127

Re: Cancer News and Discussions

Control of rhabdomyosarcoma cell identity provides clues to possible treatments https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-rhabdomyosarcoma-cell-identity-clues-treatments.html by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Scientists at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have revealed how the tumor suppres...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 17, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: COVID-19 News and Discussions
Replies: 489
Views: 97198

Re: COVID-19 News and Discussions

FDA vaccine advisers vote to recommend booster doses of Covid-19 vaccine in people 65 and older Source: CNN (CNN)Vaccine advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration voted unanimously Friday to recommend emergency use authorization of a booster dose of Pfizer's vaccine six months after full vacci...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 17, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 199
Views: 58235

Re: Space News and Discussions

The Three Shenzhou 12 Taikonauts Have Returned To Earth Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming, and Tang Hongbo have safely return down to Earth after spending three months inside Tiangong Space Station. The three taikonauts – a term modeled after the Chinese word for space 太空 (tàikōng) - have been the inaugural...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 17, 2021 7:36 am
Forum: The History Forum
Topic: Natural History (13.8 billion years BC – 3.3 million BC)
Replies: 42
Views: 15228

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

Plants evolved complexity in two bursts—with a 250-million-year hiatus https://phys.org/news/2021-09-evolved-complexity-burstswith-million-year-hiatus.html by Stanford University A Stanford-led study reveals that rather than evolving gradually over hundreds of millions of years, land plants underwen...
by weatheriscool
Fri Sep 17, 2021 7:34 am
Forum: AI & Robotics
Topic: AI & Robotics News and Discussions
Replies: 126
Views: 40563

Re: AI & Robotics News and Discussions

AugLimb: A compact robotic limb to support humans during everyday activities https://techxplore.com/news/2021-09-auglimb-compact-robotic-limb-humans.html by Ingrid Fadelli , Tech Xplore Researchers at Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology and University of Tokyo recently developed AugLi...
by weatheriscool
Thu Sep 16, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: The History Forum
Topic: Human Prehistory (3.3 million years BC – 3500 BC)
Replies: 25
Views: 11077

Re: Human Prehistory (3.3 million years BC – 3500 BC)

Scientists find evidence of humans making clothes 120,000 years ago https://www.theguardian.com/science/2021/sep/16/scientists-find-evidence-of-humans-making-clothes-120000-years-ago Last modified on Thu 16 Sep 2021 12.18 EDT From the medieval fashion for pointy shoes to Victorian waist-squeezing co...
by weatheriscool
Thu Sep 16, 2021 6:40 am
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Alzheimer's and dementia news and discussions
Replies: 13
Views: 4393

Re: Alzheimer's and dementia news and discussions

Landmark study presents evidence Alzheimer’s disease begins in the liver By Rich Haridy September 15, 2021 https://newatlas.com/science/alzheimers-disease-liver-lipoprotein-amyloid-origins-dementia/ An impressive new study is presenting robust evidence showing the toxic proteins thought to be the ca...
by weatheriscool
Thu Sep 16, 2021 4:33 am
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 199
Views: 58235

Re: Space News and Discussions

It is now official Inspiration4 is in a circular 585k (363.5 mile) orbit, after dragon completed it's two phasing burns. A Dragon altitude record, and the last humans were in orbit at this altitude was almost 22 years ago. (Space shuttle Discovery STS-103 - December 1999)
by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Computers & the Internet
Topic: Computers & the Internet News and Discussions
Replies: 50
Views: 19933

Re: Computers & the Internet News and Discussions

Apple Unveils New iPhone 13, iPad mini, and Watch 7 By Ryan Whitwam on September 14, 2021 at 3:41 pm https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/326988-apple-unveils-new-iphone-13-ipad-mini-and-apple-watch-7 Apple has just wrapped up its fall 2021 announcements, and there were no major surprises. There are n...