Monthly Archives: January 2022

Secrets of the Vocal Method of Legendary Singers – #1 International Bestseller Faith Powers Reveals the Quantum Vocalist Singing Method

Los Angeles, California, USA – January 31, 2022 – Faith Powers just released her book, The Quantum Vocalist: The Singer’s Formula for Vocal Balance and Happiness, which reached No. 1 on the international bestseller chart in just a few days. Powers shares decades of research and practice she has devoted …

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Benedict Cumberbatch, Laura Dern and Noah Jupe Join New Sci-Fi Movie

Benedict Cumberbatch, Laura Dern and Noah Jupe have boarded Australian director Justin Kurzel’s new sci-fi project Morning. The film is set in the near future where society has a pill that removes the need for sleep. With the added help of an artificial sun, there is no end to daylight …

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UGA receives donation to fund poultry science research – WGAU

Donations and pledges totaling over $2.6 million from the R. Harold and Patsy Harrison Foundation established the R. Harold and Patsy Harrison Professor Emeritus Chair in Poultry Science to support programs in the Poultry Science Department at the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. “Chairs and endowed …

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My Streaming Gem: Why You Should Watch Prospect | Science fiction and fantasy movies

VScould there be gold in these dripping hills? Scrolling through your favorite movie service in search of something new but also good can make you feel like a grumpy Old West varmint scouring the dreck in search of hidden treasure. It’s nice, then, that the sci-fi mining tale Prospect – …

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Aftershocks, plot and finale of the science fiction film with Keanu Reeves

Produced by Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures and directed by Jeffrey Nachmanoff, Replicas is a 2018 science fiction film based on a short story by Stephane Hamel. The film, despite the presence in the role of the protagonist of a beloved actor of the caliber of Keanu Reevesachieved little commercial and …

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Firefly: Can science fiction be reinvented like the Wild West?

I recently read an article in Screen Rant which claimed that Disney+ was planning a remake of the Firefly series. A trailer for the original: Five hundred years later, a renegade crew aboard a small spaceship tries to survive as it travels the unknown parts of the galaxy and evades …

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How is Metaverse introduced in Neal Stephenson’s science fiction novel Snow Crash?

Metaverse is a portmanteau of Meta, meaning otherworldly and section, of the universe. Science fiction writer Neal Stephenson coined the term in his 1992 book “Snow Crash” to describe the virtual world in which the legend mixes, shops, and defeats genuine adversaries through his image. It could happen. Stephenson gained …

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The security of the silkworm? Researchers Create New Authentication Method Using Silk Fibers

Researchers have developed a new way to potentially improve digital security by using silk as a security key. ZDNet recommends The best security key While strong passwords help secure your valuable online accounts, hardware-based two-factor authentication takes that security to the next level. Read more The proposal is the work …

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Nigeria needs more social science research – How to increase production

Sub-Saharan Africa faces some of the greatest challenges in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. For example, Nigeria has at least 87 million people in extreme poverty. The country’s unemployment rate was over 33.3%the second highest in the world, at the end of 2020. These kinds of challenges are the business …

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HCMC President Asks to Use Omicron-Specific Detection Method Soon | Ho Chi Minh City

HCMC People’s Committee Chairman Phan Van Mai during the meeting (Photo:SGGP) He made the request during a January 27 online meeting held by the Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Economic Recovery in Ho Chi Minh City with agencies, districts and the city of Thu Duke on the prevention and …

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HG Wells – father of science fiction with hopes and fears about how science would shape our future – The Science Show

He predicted the atomic bomb, he believed in world government, he wrote books on science and science fiction, and was the first popular communicator of scientific ideas. Today we commemorate the life and achievements of Herbert George Wells. HG Wells changed the way science was understood by the public, his …

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New drug screening method explains why Alzheimer’s drugs fail and suggests new targets

By analyzing disease mechanisms in human neurons, researchers led by the University of California, San Diego have developed a new method for screening drugs for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. Their work sheds light on why Alzheimer’s disease drugs have so far been ineffective in curing or reversing the disease …

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Researchers develop an improved quantum gate test method

Experimental setup. The advertised single photon source (marked by S) is realized by spontaneous parametric downconversion in a BBO type I crystal. The figure shows two independent configurations used to implement the verification protocols for the 2-qubit CNOT gate and the Toffoli gate to 3 qubits, respectively. Each configuration consists …

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Scientists regrow frog’s lost leg, unsure if method could work in humans

Scientists say they regrow a frog’s thigh by applying a five-drug cocktail and a silicone cap to its stump, resulting in the growth of a new limb that is mostly functional. Photo by Brian Gratwicke/Flickr It looks like the stuff sci-fi movies are made of, but successful regrowth of lost …

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LSUS Approves New Scientific Research Annex

SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – LSU Shreveport is investing in its scientific future with new on-campus research opportunities. The chancellor has just approved an investment of $425,000 to build a scientific research annex. “Making students competitive and giving them something extra is really what we are looking for here at LSUS. …

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Nigeria needs more social science research: how to increase production

Sub-Saharan Africa faces some of the greatest challenges in reaching the Sustainable Development Goals. For example, Nigeria has at least 87 million people in extreme poverty. The country’s unemployment rate was over 33.3%the second highest in the world, at the end of 2020. These kinds of challenges are the business …

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New imaging method reveals the inner workings of a family of light-sensitive molecules

Using an innovative new imaging technique, Weill Cornell Medicine researchers have revealed the inner workings of a family of light-sensitive molecules in unprecedented detail and speed. The work could inform new strategies in the burgeoning field of optogenetics, which uses pulses of light to alter the activity of individual neurons …

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Dune and why we’re captivated by sci-fi

Denis Villeneuve Dunes earned a whopping $397 million at the box office last year, making it one of the highest-grossing films of 2021. A vivid reimagining of Frank Herbert’s seminal sci-fi book of the same name, the film received critical acclaim for its stunning cinematography, sound design, and craftsmanship. With …

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Film styles: After Yang is humanist science fiction | News

Note: This film was screened at the Sundance Film Festival in their Spotlight section. It was the US premiere and included a post-movie Q&A with the cast and director. After Yang is the second feature film by Kogonada, an American filmmaker of South Korean origin. Set in the near future, …

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Researchers are developing an AI-based method to examine Stargardt disease

A team of researchers has developed and validated an artificial intelligence-based method to assess patients with Stargardt, an eye disease that can cause vision loss in children. The study was published in ‘JCI Insight’. The method quantifies the disease-related loss of light-sensitive retinal cells, providing information to monitor patients, understand …

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Stuart Gordon, Local Master of Theatrical Sci-Fi — Tone Madison

From January 30 to April 24, the UW film library in Le Chazen presents a a 35mm retrospective one Sunday a month from the quirky and imaginative playwright, screenwriter and director. Header image: A collage of the four Stuart Gordon films in the retrospective. Clockwise from top left: John Brennick …

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2 virtual events: science fiction and by UCR Palm Desert

Two days, two virtual events 5 p.m. JAN. 26: Author Craig Laurence Gidney in conversation with Professor André Carrington. Intellectual curiosity and imaginative speculation are closely related. Long before the magazines specializing in the publication of “science fiction“, there were strange tales and tales of arcane wonder in the writings …

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‘After Yang’ is science fiction deeply rooted in human adventure

The second feature of Kogonada is an immaculate experience, but one that is ultimately warm and throbbing with life. A24 By Brad Gullickson Published 24 January 2022 This review of Kogonada’s After Yang is part of our coverage of the 2022 Sundance Film Festival. For more reviews and essays, visit …

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I use the Warren Buffett method to find cheap UK stocks

Warren Buffett at the Berkshire Hathaway AGM One of the ways investor Warren Buffett has grown his fortune is by being clear about the difference between price and value. Price is what you pay, but value is what you get. So when Buffett says stocks are cheap, he’s not just …

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Molecular level control method can double the efficiency of widely used industrial catalysts

2/CH3OH/H2O. Credit: by Xuan Tang and Professor Sheng Dai, East China University of Science and Technology” width=”600″ height=”308″/> Scanning transmission electron microscopy images of metallic copper (yellow) and zinc oxide (pink/orange) catalysts. In the left image, Cu and Zn metal oxides are mainly present as separate particles after activation with …

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Ministry of Health agrees that schools should be allowed to choose their method of teaching during the pandemic – Baltic News Network

The Ministry of Health agrees that the question of distance or normal education during the Covid-19 pandemic must be left in the hands of each school and class, said Minister Daniels Pavļuts in an interview with the LTV program Rita panorama. He said the biggest conceptual decision about the school …

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Can science fiction awaken us to our climate reality?

“It’s possible it could work,” he said. “At worst, you have to go down with headlamps.” They conversed and Robinson turned to Biagioli, taking up the conversation on Galileo. A little later, I saw the hikers waving at us from afar. They had begun their journey. What I wanted was …

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AI brings science fiction to life, CIO News, ET CIO

Dear reader, Humans have been obsessed with immortality since time immemorial. While immortality continues to be a distant dream, science has made strides to bring humans closer to immortality – increasing lifespans and ensuring people feel younger, longer. . But the secret to immortality lies in understanding the genomics of …

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Sanyo Chemical Industries: Development of an exosome purification method using a Superabsorbent Polymer Recruitment of co-creation partner companies for practical application

The research group of Associate Professor Tatsuya Tominaga of Bioanalytical Technology, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Tokushima University and Professor Koichi Ute of Chemical Science and Technology, Graduate School of Advanced Technology and Science, Tokushima University, and Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd. (hereafter Sanyo Chemical) developed a purification method to recover …

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Science fiction books about robots of 2021

2021 Scifi Robot Books 2021 produced four new scifi books with good hard science underpinning their depiction of robots and three where there was less science but lots of interesting ideas about robots. Not only are these books enjoyable on their own, but the fiction can serve as teachable moments …

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A sci-fi writer reflects on his career and the impact of the pandemic on fiction

For about a year, Drew Williams did what many authors do after a book launch: go on tour, do book signings, live in hotel rooms and meet fans of his work. Then, as he said, someone flipped the light switch. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed everything. The third and final …

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12 proofs of the lack of scholarly method and rigor

It was surprising that a 2022 calendar titled “Recognition of the Secret of the Vedas, Reinterpretation of the Indus Valley Civilization and Refutation of the Aryan Invasion Myth: Twelve Proofs”, was published by IIT Kharagpur , given the lack of scientific knowledge. method and rigor presented in the content. There …

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The Pete Best of science fiction

Once the work is completed on the first star trek pilot “The Cage” on January 22, 1965, there was no guarantee that the project’s future was secure. In fact, it was one of the last sure moments of star Jeffrey Hunter’s career – even if he couldn’t have known it. …

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Catholics at forefront of controversial abortion pill reversal method

Can abortions be reversed? Sometimes with a little-known but controversial technology known as abortion pill reversal (APR). First introduced to the public 10 years ago — followed by a major pushback from abortion rights groups — the procedure has been made public in recent months by Catholic media and medical …

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Neutrons detect blockages non-destructively through metal pipeline walls

Industry and private consumers depend on oil and gas pipelines that stretch thousands of miles under water. It is not uncommon for these pipelines to become clogged with deposits. Until now, there have been few ways to identify plug formation in situ and non-destructively. Measurements at the Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Research …

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The method doubles the efficiency of widely used industrial catalysts

The science of catalysis – the carrying out of a chemical reaction – is probably not the most well-known branch of study, but it is woven into the fabric of modern society. Scanning transmission electron microscopy images of metallic copper (yellow) and zinc oxide (pink/orange) catalysts. In the left image, …

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The laser ophthalmoscopic method allows in vivo imaging of the eye | Research & Technology | Jan 2022

WARSAW, Poland, January 21, 2022 – An instrument called the Scanning Two-Photon Excited Fluorescence Laser Ophthalmoscope (TPEF-SLO) has made it possible to visualize, in real time, the biochemical processes that occur in the retina. Researchers have traditionally been unable to visualize these processes. Developed by a team led by Professor …

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Irish scientists develop cheaper method to produce graphene ink

Research at Trinity College Dublin could significantly reduce production costs for graphene ink, which has a wide range of applications. Irish scientists have developed a new, inexpensive method to produce graphene ink, an incredibly strong and lightweight ‘miracle material’. Researchers from Trinity College Dublin’s School of Physics and AMBER, Science …

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CER Response to AAP Story on Blue Carbon Method

An AAP article (published 20 January) on the Australian Government’s Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) new blue carbon method contained factual inaccuracies and misrepresentations by a representative of the Australia Institute (TAI ). The TAI representative’s claim, reported in the AAP story, that the ERF blue carbon method would reward landowners …

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Best sci-fi movies | 100 mind-blowing sci-fi movies

As writer Octavia E Butler once said, “Science fiction lets you go anywhere and examine anything.” That’s certainly true for the movies on our list of the 100 Best Sci-Fi Movies of All Time. While some are an opportunity to show how cool it would be to have a laser …

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Social Science Research Expert Advisory Group

Social Science Research Expert Advisory Group | World Anti-Doping Agency Cookie settings Skip to main content It looks like your javascript is disabled. To see this site better, please activate it! House Social Science Research Expert Advisory Group AMA Social Sciences Research Expert Advisory Group East responsible for providing voluntary …

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Science, fiction and fantasy collide in “A Snake Falls to Earth”

David Wilson for the Boston Globe Darcie Little Badger has always been a writer, even before she could write. “When I was little I tried to write books,” she said. “But I didn’t know the alphabet.” His scribbles soon gave way to real words. In first grade, she wrote a …

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New carbon capture method turns CO2 into solid carbon ‘in an instant’

A new decarbonization technology developed by researchers at RMIT University in Australia instantly turns CO2 into solid carbon, a press release reveals. The team says their method is commercially viable and could soon be deployed to help global efforts to reduce the ongoing effects of the climate crisis. A “radically …

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New cryo-EM method may be able to shorten a big step in modern vaccine development

Scripps Research scientists have developed a method that could shorten one of the big steps in modern vaccine development. The researchers, whose work appears in Scientists progress on January 19, 2022, showed that they could use high-resolution, low-temperature electron microscopy (cryo-EM) to rapidly characterize antibodies-; vaccine- or infection-induced; that bind …

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Former FIIRO DG charges women in scientific research on entrepreneurship

Through Merit Ibe Old The Director General of the Federal Institute for Industrial Research (FIIRO), Oshodi, Professor Gloria Elemo, has tasked women scientists to come up with research that will have a strong impact on entrepreneurship so as to root the industrial revolution in the developing world. . Elemo, whose …

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This AI tool condenses scientific research papers for school children

tl;dr papers is an educational project. And although it has become famous in the scientific community, unfortunately, the creators will not keep it working for long. Science Research Papers are notoriously difficult for the average person to understand without wandering off, but an AI project aims to change that by …

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New X-ray crystallography method will find elusive molecules

How do we know that DNA is a double helix or that the spike proteins of the coronavirus are spike-shaped? One technique – X-ray crystallography – can take much of the credit. And a team of American scientists has just found a way to make it even more effective. Their …

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Top 10 Must-Read Data Science Research Papers in 2022

by manasa.g January 19, 2022 Are you a data science enthusiast? If so, then this list of data science research papers is for you. Data science plays a vital role in many industries such as small businesses, software companies, and the list goes on. Data science includes customer preferences, demographics, …

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Researchers develop method to extract rare earth elements from industrial waste

[Courtesy of the National Research Foundation of Korea] SEOUL – It has been difficult to selectively recover rare earth elements from industrial waste. Many approaches have been studied, but they used solvents to cause environmental pollution or to recover rare earth elements. Researchers have developed a new solvent-free and environmentally …

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Engineers discover a method to create a rising water fountain in deep water

A laser-induced fountain, in yellow, is created by a laser beam shining on the surface of ferrofluid in Bao’s lab. Credit: University of Houston Two engineers from the University of Houston have discovered that they can create upward fountains in water by shining laser beams at the surface of the …

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Social science research | World Anti-Doping Agency

We are committed to improving evidence-based doping prevention strategies through social science research. Understanding the fundamental differences between athletes who choose to participate in clean competitions and those who resort to doping or why some athletes have decided to dope – despite being well aware of the harmful effects of …

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7 seniors from Bergen County Academies recognized for scientific research

HACKENSACK, NJ — Seven seniors from Bergen County Academies have been named Regeneron Fellows for their scientific research. Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco shouted out to students on his Facebook page Tuesday afternoon. They were announced as finalists earlier this year. More than 1,800 scholarship recipients have applied for the …

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2 Ridgewood seniors recognized for scientific research

HACKENSACK, NJ — Seven seniors from Bergen County Academies, including two from Ridgewood, have been named Regeneron Scholars for their scientific pursuits. Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco shouted out to students on his Facebook page Tuesday afternoon. They were announced as finalists earlier this year. More than 1,800 scholarship recipients …

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UK industry leaders expect ‘striking’ pivot to scientific research

Many UK universities are looking to invest more in scientific research while prioritizing support for the arts and humanities, a survey of senior institutional leaders has found. In one survey of institutional research managers conducted by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), 61% of those whose universities included life and medical …

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A kinesiologist invents a unique method of flexibility training

An experienced kinesiologist has changed the face of fitness and sport by inventing a revolutionary method of flexibility exercises that aims to shape the future of sport. Paul Zaichik, the founder of an emerging brand called Easyflexibility, has always loved stretching and had an exceptional background in exercise science, which …

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New method may help make immunomodulation more effective in people with type 1 diabetes

People with type 1 diabetes must carefully follow prescribed insulin regimens each day, receiving injections of the hormone through a syringe, insulin pump or other device. And without viable long-term treatments, this treatment is a life sentence. Pancreatic islets control insulin production when blood sugar levels change, and in type …

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New method uses waste to clean arsenic from lake contaminated by gold mine

The site construction. Credit: Jeff Bain and Joanne Angai Arsenic leached into the lake from the tailings of the abandoned Long Lake gold mine, which operated intermittently until 1937 and produced approximately 200,000 metric tons of tailings, discharged directly into the non-containment environment. Now, a team of researchers from the …

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Shakespeare in science fiction

Science fiction is a genre strongly associated with technological marvels, innovations and visions of the future. It may therefore be surprising that so many of its writers are drawn to Shakespeare – he is a figure associated with tradition and the past. Sometimes his pieces are reworked in a science …

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Memoria Revue – Tilda Swinton works her magic in an enigmatic fantasy | Science fiction and fantasy movies

OOn the eve of what would have been David Bowie’s 75th birthday, Tilda Swinton told me that she had always considered him her spiritual “cousin.” Nowhere is this connection clearer than in Floria Sigismondi’s 2013 video for The Stars (Are Out Tonight), in which Bowie and Swinton play a suburban …

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ORNL License Method for 3D Printing Nuclear Reactor Components

Above: Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation has licensed a new method to 3D print nuclear reactor components/Image credit: Carlos Jones/ORNL, US Dept. of Energy The US Department of Energy Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) revealed that he authorized a new method to 3D print nuclear reactor components. The Ultra Safe Nuclear …

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Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos turn science fiction into serious business

Tesla’s Elon Musk and Amazon’s Jeff Bezos are capitalists, but both love the work of Scottish anarcho-communist Iain M. Banks. A sci-fi icon who died in 2013, Banks wrote the Culture series – a dozen novels and stories centered on The Culture, a highly advanced space society living in man-made …

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LETTER: Writer fails to understand the scientific method by masking criticism | Letters to the Editor

Our response to Anna Petti’s appearance, “Despite warrants, the virus continues to spread”, Finger Lakes Weather, January 8, questioning the effectiveness of masks: • Would you like your surgeon to operate on you without a mask? • Recent reviews of several studies show the effectiveness of wearing a mask correctly …

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New method of delivering immune-boosting drugs

This image shows a tumor just after treatment with alum-bound IL12. Pink dye shows IL-12 and yellow shows alum. Credit: Courtesy of the researchers The targeted approach eliminated tumors in mice, with minimal side effects. Boosting the body’s immune system to attack tumors is a promising way to treat cancer. …

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Young Scientist winners use a new method to solve an old math problem

Two students from Dublin have received the top prize at a virtual awards ceremony for their project focusing on Euclidean geometry. Aditya Joshi and Aditya Kumar, both 15, have been named the overall winners of the 2022 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE). Third-year students from Synge Street in …

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spectroscopy method could increase the number of viable donor kidneys | Research & Technology | Jan 2022

WASHINGTON, DC, January 14, 2022 – Researchers from Shanghai University of Science and Technology and Shanghai Shanghai Hospital used label-free surface-enhanced Raman scattering spectroscopy (SERS) to quantitatively assess the quality from the donor kidney, apparently for the first time. The researchers used highly sensitive spectroscopic analysis to simultaneously detect two …

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Researchers discover new way to convert shrimp processing waste into food

In a shrimp processing plant, the head of the shrimp is usually discarded along with its shell and tail. Waste represents 50% of the raw material, which means that almost half of the money spent has already been disposed of. Improper disposal of these wastes can harm the environment due …

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Sydney’s ramen restaurant, Umami Dojo, uses an original method to make its traditional Japanese broth

You won’t believe how well this little Japanese ramen restaurant prepares its broth: “It looks like a science lab! » Gourmets love this restaurant for the original way they prepare their broth Umami Dojo, in Pyrmont, Sydney, uses siphons to infuse their broth with flavor The chef siphons the broth …

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Next-generation tissue expansion method improves neural imaging

eMAP makes it possible to mark several proteins in the same synapse. In a new study, researchers demonstrated labeling up to six. Here we see three: Basson in blue, Piccolo in magenta and PSD-95 in green. The three are combined in the right panel. Credit: Chung Lab/MIT Picower Institute The …

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Department of Energy announces $6 million for plasma science research

News — WASHINGTON, DC – Today the US Department of Energy (DOE) announced a plan to provide up to $6 million to support cutting-edge plasma science experiments at multiple plasma research facilities across the country. “Basic and low-temperature plasma science is a key area with many scientific and technological applications, …

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New method, more accurate crop quality detection

image: Schematic diagram of the method based on data fusion of diffuse reflectance spectra and diffuse transmission in the near infrared for the detection of amylose content in rice flour. see Following 1 credit Based on near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) and data fusion technology, the researchers proposed a new analytical …

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Tevogen Bio™ Further Strengthens Its Intellectual Property Portfolio with an Additional Patent for the Method of Preparation of its Investigational SARS-CoV-2 Specific T Cell Therapy | Business

METUCHEN, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 12, 2022– Tevogen Bio, a clinical-stage biotechnology company specializing in cell and gene therapies for oncology and viral infections, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted a new patent (n No. 11,219,684) for the method of preparing COVID-19 Peptide-specific cytotoxic T …

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Metro Roundup: sci-fi author reflects on career and pandemic’s impact on fiction

Then, like he said, someone flipped the switch. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed everything. The third and final book in his sci-fi space opera trilogy “The Universe After”, titled “The Firmament of Flame”, was released in February 2020. A month later, Williams, who grew up working at The Little Professor …

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Chemists Improve Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells Using Passivation Method

A group of chemists from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) in Lithuania synthesized materials that were used to build a record-breaking perovskite solar module, with an efficiency of 21.4%. This has been achieved through passivation of the active layer of the solar cell, which increases the efficiency of the cell …

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Science fiction? No, mind-controlled robots are really here!

by Sayantani Sanyal January 12, 2022 Mind-controlled robots will now become a reality! Advanced humanoid robots are created using advanced technologies that allow them to perform tasks, behave and think like humans. Nowadays, it has become almost inevitable to read newspapers without reading new advanced robotic developments. Human beings hold …

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Traditional alcohol-impaired breathalyzers are unreliable in judging acute cannabis impairment – sciencedaily

Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) have found that a non-invasive brain imaging procedure is an objective and reliable way to identify people whose performance has been impaired by THC, the psychoactive ingredient in cannabis. The technique uses imaging technology known as near infrared functional spectroscopy (fNIRS) to measure patterns …

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All new sci-fi books are coming in January!

Check out the full list of sci-fi titles waiting for you in January below! Keep track of all new versions of SFF here. All title summaries are taken and / or summaries from one copy supplied by the publisher. Release dates are subject to change. Note: As of December 2021, …

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BioNTech develops a method to detect high-risk variants

BioNTech develops a method to detect high-risk variants BioNTech and its partner said the new computational method can analyze genetic sequencing data for novel coronavirus mutations Reuters, January 11, 2022, 7:20 p.m. updated: January 11, 2022, 7:20 p.m. German Covid-19 vaccine maker BioNTech said it had developed a method to …

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The science fiction of brotherhood at human height

with Fraternity, a wonderful tale, Director Caroline Guiela Nguyen experiments with sci-fi symbols, but she draws inspiration from reality to create an animated scene. Until January 15 in Célestins. From Christopher Nolan to Alfonso Cuarón, passing by Denis Villeneuve, the cinema and science fiction series creates new fictional forms to …

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Bringing together horror, sci-fi and noir in one

Reading time: 3 minutes Netflix horror series have quickly become my favorite genre that comes from the streaming platform’s studio. Last year, New cherry flavor stole my heart and this year Archives 81 is here to make it stop. An original story loosely based on the audio drama podcast of …

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The future should be based on science, facts and experience, not fear, says reader

Mr. Editor, As you know, I have written a number of articles on the proposed Deep Geological Repository (DGR) at South Bruce, and have publicly advocated for the current search and site selection process. Recently, opponents of the DGR have questioned my motivation, suggesting that I am somehow paid or …

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Efficient method to simulate light-matter interactions at the atomic scale

The light-matter interaction is an essential subject for the disciplines of physical and chemical sciences and optical and electrical engineering. The invention of the laser in the early 1960s led to several innovations in these fields. Since then, laser technologies have developed in various directions. In the field of optical …

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Faculty of Science Tuition Fee Research Grant

1. Origins a. Funded by the Faculty of Science, this tuition grant aims to support students who undertake research within a school of the Faculty of Science. b. Demonstrates the Faculty’s aspirations for quality in the HDR cohort and the contribution of HDR students to the University’s mission and overall …

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Immune-boosting drug delivery method could improve cancer immunotherapy | MIT News

Stimulating the body’s immune system to attack tumors is a promising way to treat cancer. Scientists are working on two complementary strategies to achieve this: eliminate the brakes that tumors put on the immune system; and “walking on the gas,” or delivering molecules that jump-start immune cells. However, when reviving …

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Global Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIDP) Market Focus on Method, Testing, Platform, End User, Application, and Analysis by Country

The global non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) market will reach $ 12. 61 Billion by 2031. Market Report Coverage – Non-invasive Prenatal Tests (PNID) New York, January 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Global Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) Market: Focus on Method, Test, Platform, End …

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Ramjet propulsion for interstellar space travel

Artist’s impression of the Ramjet propulsion system. Credit: NASA Since the 1960s, there has been speculation about a hypothetical propulsion method for interstellar space travel. Calculations at TU Wien (Vienna): this will remain science fiction. In science fiction stories about contact with extraterrestrial civilizations, there is a problem: What kind …

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Researchers discover new way to assess the quality of donor kidneys

Researchers have found a way to assess the quality of kidneys before transplantation that could help increase the number of usable donor kidneys. The study was published in the ‘Optics Express Journal’. “Today, the lack of methods to accurately measure donor kidney damage and predict transplant outcome leads to high …

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America’s Best Universities for Social Science Research

Based on annual research and development expenditures, University of Michigan, Harvard … [+] The university, George Mason University, the University of North Carolina, and Arizona State University are national leaders in social science research. getty In an age when many of our most pressing problems involve models of human behavior, …

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Dune has changed science fiction in every way except one

Despite the incredible source material and spectacle of the movies, Dune doesn’t seem to have the right kind of media. When Frank Herbert published Dune in 1965, science fiction was changed forever. While it had drawn on tropes and themes established in other science fiction works of the time, its …

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Method of counting atoms to determine the elemental composition of viruses and its applications in biothermodynamics and environmental sciences

This article was originally published here Comput Biol Chem. January 4, 2022; 96: 107621. doi: 10.1016 / j.compbiolchem.2022.107621. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT The quantitative physico-chemical perspective on life processes has been a great asset, in bioengineering and biotechnology. The quantitative physico-chemical approach can be applied to virtually all organisms, …

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I tried to let my hair down using the method on TikTok

Hair plopping is a drying technique used to enhance curly and wavy hair. People on TikTok wash their hair and find out that they actually have a curly type of hair. Our editor tried to make her hair fall out, and it completely changed her look. Contrary to what my …

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A new development method for flexible electronics

Flexible capacitors for contact and pressure detection. Credit: WANG Meng et al. Simple, fast and green flexible electronic preparation technology has been proposed by the research team led by Professor Zhao Gang of the China University of Science and Technology (USTC) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences to deal with …

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Volume 2 of Tarun K. Saint, ed. – Locus online

The South Asian Science Fiction Gollancz Book: Volume 2, Tarun K. Saint, ed. (Hachette India 978-9391028626, 699.00, 488pp, hc; $ 10.99, eb) September 2021. The first volume of Tarun K. Saint’s The South Asian Science Fiction Gollancz Book (reviewed here in June 2019) seemed to serve two purposes: to introduce …

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An optimized method for germ-free breeding of Nasonia

Nasonia breeding support version 3 (NRMv3) We improved NRMv3 (Table 1) by modifying a large volume syringe with multiple holes to crush fly pupae, increasing the amount of fly pupae extract by about 10% by volume, and decreasing the time spent to be filtered (Fig. 1). This system works more …

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Sci-Fi Movie: 83% of Businesses Think Technology Seen in Sci-Fi Movies Is Already Part of Their Lives or Soon Will Be: Report

Greek philosopher, Heraclitus had said, “Change is the only constant”, centuries ago. This quote remains relevant to this day as we see the world changing before our eyes. With Covid, we make sure we adapt technology at a rapid pace to survive and grow. This development has led people to …

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New method that may offer a more accurate way to assess the quality of donor kidneys

A new study has found a way to assess the quality of kidneys before transplantation that may one day help increase the number of usable donor kidneys. The study was published in the ‘Optics Express Journal’. “Today, the lack of methods to accurately measure donor kidney damage and predict transplant …

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Scientific news | New method that may offer a more accurate way to assess the quality of donor kidneys

Washington [US]Jan. 7 (ANI): A new study has found a way to assess the quality of kidneys before transplantation that may one day help increase the number of usable donor kidneys. The study was published in the ‘Optics Express Journal’. Read also | Santosh Trophy 2022: West Bengal, Kerala and …

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Chemical reactions improve efficiency of key energy storage method – sciencedaily

Research by the Oregon State University College of Engineering has found a way to improve the efficiency of a type of grid-scale storage critical to a global transition to renewable energy. Going to net zero carbon emissions means dealing with the intermittent and unpredictable nature of green energy sources such …

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Researchers develop method that gives enzymes the ability to catalyze reactions new to nature

Credit: Pixabay / CC0 public domain Enzymes are the catalytic workhorses of biology, binding molecules together, separating them and reconfiguring them in processes vital for everything from digestion to respiration. Their availability, efficiency, and specificity have long made them popular for reactions outside biological systems, including those involved in food …

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Living a life straight out of science fiction

We entered year three with a Covid baggage and a torch of hope in the form of a vaccine Image Credit: Shutterstock So living with veiled faces may have become the new normal. So much has been said, so many of us have learned to change our lives. But there …

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researchers pioneer a new method for modifying genes in human cells |

SAN FRANCISCO, January 5, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Over the past decade, the CRISPR genome editing system has revolutionized molecular biology, giving scientists the ability to edit genes inside living cells for research or medical applications. Today, researchers at the Gladstone Institutes have refined an additional system for more …

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