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Saving The Ozone Layer Drastically Reduced Climate Change Effects

Posted in Science on 9th Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

A new study estimates that the international pledge to save the ozone layer has lessened the effects of climate change

First As Artificial Neurons Developed For Medical Implants

Posted in Hardware, Medicine, Science on 5th Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

Artificial neurons on silicon chips that behave just like the real thing have been invented by scientists – a first-of-its-kind achievement with enormous scope for medical devices to cure chronic diseases, such as heart failure, Alzheimer’s, and other diseases of neuronal degeneration.

"Liquid Health Check" Offers Blood Test Predicting Future Disease Risk

Posted in Medicine, Science on 3rd Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

A new proof-of-concept study is suggesting a novel blood test could effectively predict a person’s risk in developing a broad array of different diseases.

Cancer Researchers Discover How Immune Cells Avoid Killing Themselves

Posted in Highlights from UCL, Medicine, Science on 2nd Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

Researchers at Australia’s Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the University College London (UCL) have now found that they create a tough shield around themselves, and this discovery could lead to new cancer therapies.

Space-based Lasers Track Earth's Largest Animal Migration In Unprecedented Global Study

Posted in Science on 1st Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

Zooplankton, rise to near the surface to feed on the tiny plants, called phytoplankton. When the day returns, these zooplankton dive back into the depths to hide in the dark waters.