Science Made Simple: What is Genomics?

Human Genome Genetics DNA Concept

By U.S. Department of Energy May 1, 2022 A genome is an organism’s full set of DNA, comprising all of its genes as well as its hierarchical, three-dimensional structure. Genomics is an interdisciplinary field of biology that focuses on the structure, function, evolution, mapping, and editing of genomes. Genomics is an interdisciplinary field of science … Read more

“El buen patrón” (cine), y “El reino” (televisión), favoritas de los Platino

"El buen patrón" (cine), y "El reino" (televisión), favoritas de los Platino

Madrid, 1 may (EFE).- La película española “El buen patrón”, de Fernando León de Aranoa, y el ‘thriller’ televisivo argentino “El reino”, de Marcelo Piñeyro y Claudia Piñeiro, son las producciones favoritas de la IX edición de los Premios Platino del Cine Iberoamericano, que se entregan este domingo en Madrid. La gala congregará a lo … Read more

Florida man Seth Settle arrested for killing mom who told him no smoking in room

Florida man Seth Settle arrested for killing mom who told him no smoking in room

A 19-year-old Florida man was arrested and charged with allegedly shooting and killing his mother in their Polk County home this week. Seth Settle reportedly shot and killed his mother Thursday after she ordered him to stop smoking cigars in his bedroom, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said, according to Fox 13 Tampa Bay. The incident occurred shortly after Settle’s father left work … Read more

How to manage your money during a recession, according to personal finance experts

How to manage your money during a recession, according to personal finance experts

Threats to the U.S. economy have dramatically increased throughout the first four months of 2022, leaving many investors wondering how to best protect their portfolios. From the war in Ukraine and rising interest rates to sky-high inflation and falling economic growth, warning signs of a potential economic downturn are plentiful—to say the least—and both Wall … Read more

Was Amazon’s $4B Loss an ‘Own-Goal’?

Was Amazon’s $4B Loss an ‘Own-Goal’?

So far, 2022 has hit Amazon where it hurts — in the wallet. During the first three months of the year, the e-tailer suffered a $3.8 billion net loss, shocking analysts and Wall Street. It was the company’s first quarterly loss in seven years and, it turns out, Amazon itself may be partly responsible. After … Read more

Germany Drops Opposition To Russian Oil Embargo

Soaring Energy Stocks May Be Bad Omen For Global Markets

Oil prices have risen for a fourth consecutive day with concerns over Russian supply disruptions trumping reduced demand expectations in China. Brent Crude climbed 1.7 percent to $109.40 per barrel, while WTI Crude moved up 1.03 percent to $106.50 per barrel. Both contracts are set to finish up on the week, and post their fifth … Read more