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Using AI To Predict How Cancer May Affect The Probability Of Spinal Fractures

Posted in Medicine on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

While many of the changes the body undergoes when exposed to cancerous lesions are still a mystery, with the power of computational modeling, scientists can get a better idea of what's happening to the spine.

Interview - How To Succeed In Clean Energy; An Interview With Clean Energy Venture Group

Posted in Business, Hardware, Interviews on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Clean Energy Venture Group has invested in 39 companies since its start in 2005, and those companies have earned more than $500 million in follow-on investments from large venture capital firms and major energy companies.

The Future Of International Cooperation In Space Is Splitting Along Lines Of Power On Earth

Posted in Business, Science on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Maintaining the focus on scientific goals and exchanges between and within space blocs-while keeping political rivalries at bay-will help to ensure the future of international cooperation in space.

The US Is Spending $6 Billion To Keep Its Aging Nuclear Reactors Running

Posted in Business, Hardware on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

"Nuclear power plants contribute more than half of our carbon-free electricity, and President Biden is committed to keeping these plants active to reach our clean energy goals"

Inflammation Mediator Shows Promise As New Multiple Sclerosis Therapy

Posted in Medicine on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The work could pave the way for new treatments for MS and other autoimmune diseases.

Voicee Glasses Are The Latest To Offer Captioning To Deaf Wearers

Posted in Hardware, Medicine on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Smart Glasses with displays are a useful tool to help deaf people understand what is being said around them.

Stanford Study Links Marijuana Use To Increased Heart Attack Risk

Posted in Medicine on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The researchers also indicate CBD, another key cannabinoid in marijuana, may also have anti-inflammatory effects that could counter the potential cardiovascular effect of THC.

Trial Finds Insulin Nasal Spray May Slow Age-related Cognitive Decline

Posted in Medicine on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The results are certainly fascinating but the researchers are cautious to stress there are still lots of questions to answer before some kind of intranasal insulin spray for brain health is available to the elderly.

NASA's James Webb Space Telescope Completely Aligned And Fully Focused

Posted in Hardware, Science on 2nd May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Scientists working on NASA's James Webb Telescope have reached an important milestone, completely aligning the space observatory's massive mirrors.

Scientists Used Brain Scans To See How Magic Mushrooms Battle Depression. Here's What They Found

Posted in Medicine on 1st May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Psilocybin doesn't dampen brain activity-rather, it "Liberates the entrenched depressed brain, making it more integrated and flexible"

France, Korea, Belgium, UK, China Will Expand Nuclear Energy

Posted in Business, Hardware, Science on 1st May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The UK has setup a new program called Great British Nuclear, which has the goal of building up to seven new nuclear reactors by 2050. They will identify sites, cut through red tape to speed up the planning process, and bring together private firms to run each site.

Solar Storage Poised For Multi-gigawatt Growth In 2022, 2023

Posted in Business, Hardware on 1st May, 2022
by Alex Muller

More than 40 utility-scale solar-storage projects entered operations in the first three quarters of 2021, including batteries tied to existing and new solar farms that combined for nearly 1 GW of storage capacity.