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by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Cancer News and Discussions
Replies: 58
Views: 19127

Re: Cancer News and Discussions

New gene therapy pathway could protect us from cancer and dementia by University of Sheffield https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-gene-therapy-pathway-cancer-dementia.html Researchers from the University of Sheffield have discovered a new gene therapy pathway that has uncovered an important regul...
by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: Physics
Topic: Superconductors news and discussions
Replies: 2
Views: 338

Re: Superconductors news and discussions

Towards more energy-efficient 2D semiconductor devices https://techxplore.com/news/2021-09-energy-efficient-2d-semiconductor-devices.html by Singapore University of Technology and Design According to researchers from the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), a recently discovered fam...
by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Alzheimer's and dementia news and discussions
Replies: 13
Views: 4393

Re: Alzheimer's and dementia news and discussions

New study identifies likely cause of Alzheimer's disease https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-alzheimer-disease.html by Curtin University Ground-breaking new Curtin University-led research has discovered a likely cause of Alzheimer's disease, in a significant finding that offers potential new prev...
by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:26 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Cancer News and Discussions
Replies: 58
Views: 19127

Re: Cancer News and Discussions

Study links protein-coding gene to tumor development, activation of body's natural immune defense against cancer https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-links-protein-coding-gene-tumor-body.html by Case Western Reserve University Researchers from the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center uncovered the pot...
by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions
Replies: 142
Views: 46234

Re: Biology & Medicine News and Discussions

Identifying a neural circuit involved in how pain modulates dopamine neurons https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-09-neural-circuit-involved-pain-modulates.html by Ingrid Fadelli , Medical Xpress The neurotransmitter dopamine (DA) has several important functions. For instance, it known to play a role...
by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions
Replies: 123
Views: 40857

Re: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions

Australian wildfires triggered massive algal blooms in Southern Ocean https://phys.org/news/2021-09-australian-wildfires-triggered-massive-algal.html by Duke University Clouds of smoke and ash from wildfires that ravaged Australia in 2019 and 2020 triggered widespread algal blooms in the Southern Oc...
by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Physics
Topic: Physics News and Discussions
Replies: 50
Views: 17493

Re: Physics News and Discussions

Physicists make square droplets and liquid lattices by Aalto University https://phys.org/news/2021-09-physicists-square-droplets-liquid-lattices.html When two substances are brought together, they will eventually settle into a steady state called thermodynamic equilibrium; examples include oil floa...
by weatheriscool
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:09 am
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Afghanistan news and discussions
Replies: 103
Views: 25157

Re: Afghanistan news and discussions

Al Qaeda could rebuild in Afghanistan in a year or two, U.S. officials say. Source: NY Times Al Qaeda could rebuild inside Afghanistan in one to two years, top intelligence officials said Tuesday, noting that some members of the terrorist group had already returned to the country. Earlier in the yea...
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Wed Sep 15, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: Space
Topic: Exoplanets – worlds of other suns
Replies: 28
Views: 9404

Re: Exoplanets – worlds of other suns

GJ 3929 b Small and rocky worlds orbiting M dwarfs: GJ 3473 b and GJ 3929 b https://zenodo.org/record/5126616#.YT9SLJ0zY2w We present two small transiting planets with mass measurements orbiting bright mid M dwarfs (GJ 3473, GJ 3929). GJ 3473 b (Kemmer et al. 2020) is a hot, presumably rocky, planet...
by weatheriscool
Tue Sep 14, 2021 11:59 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Exoplanets – worlds of other suns
Replies: 28
Views: 9404

Re: Exoplanets – worlds of other suns

TOI-1246, another multiplanet system https://zenodo.org/record/5126216#.YT9L250zY2w TOI 1246 is one of only eight four-planet systems with measured masses and radii for all four planets. TESS observed this moderately bright K dwarf (V=11.6, K=9.9) for 12 sectors, and found four transiting planets. W...