Archives for August 2019

Monthly Archives: August 2019

Clumps of cells in the lab spontaneously formed brain waves
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Clumps of cells in the lab spontaneously formed brain waves

Each of these colorful human brain cells forms part of a cortical organoid, a 3-D cluster of cells (shown in a cross section) ...
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A predicted superconductor might work at a record-breaking 200° Celsius
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A predicted superconductor might work at a record-breaking 200° Celsius

The hydrogen-rich material would still need to be squeezed to extremely high pressures A theoretical type of superconductor, made of atoms of lithium ...
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Fly fossils might challenge the idea of ancient trilobites’ crystal eyes
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Fly fossils might challenge the idea of ancient trilobites’ crystal eyes

By Susan Milius 7 HOURS AGO Fossil crane flies found in Denmark have crystals in their eyes — individual, see-through mineral pieces where the ...
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Does a Special Gene Determine How Much Sleep You Need?
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Does a Special Gene Determine How Much Sleep You Need?

Researchers have identified a genetic mutation shared by people who need less sleep to feel rested.These findings could someday be used to develop ...
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Eye tracking tests may predict Alzheimer’s risk
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Eye tracking tests may predict Alzheimer’s risk

New research finds that eye tracking tests can accurately detect people who have a form of mild cognitive impairment that predisposes them to ...
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AI-enhanced ECGs may soon assess overall health
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AI-enhanced ECGs may soon assess overall health

Scientists have trained an artificial intelligence tool to predict sex and estimate age from electrocardiogram readouts. They suggest that, with further development, the ...
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4 top tips for coping with social anxiety
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4 top tips for coping with social anxiety

Millions of people around the world experience symptoms of anxiety in social situations. In this Spotlight feature, we offer some tips and tricks ...
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More Teens Using Marijuana Concentrate: What Is It?
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More Teens Using Marijuana Concentrate: What Is It?

More teens are using high-potency cannabis products, which have the potential for increased negative health effects.Marijuana concentrate can have THC levels that range ...
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President Trump announces slew of judicial nominees including an Indian-American
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President Trump announces slew of judicial nominees including an Indian-American

By a Staff Writer -August 29, 20190 Shireen Matthews (Photo: LinkedIn) President Donald J. Trump announced Aug. 28, the names of a number of individuals ...
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A religious group asks the FBI to help investigate the death of a Sikh man in California
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A religious group asks the FBI to help investigate the death of a Sikh man in California

(CNN)A Sikh group is asking the FBI to investigate the recent killing of a Sikh man whose body was found near a park ...
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