7 Habits That Can Lower Your Risk of Dementia

Exploding Brain Dementia Concept

The seven habits include exercising, losing weight, having good nutrition, maintaining a healthy blood pressure, reducing blood sugar, not smoking, and regulating cholesterol. Scientists identify have identified 7 healthy linked to lower rates of dementia in those with genetic risk According to a study recently published in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy … Read more

Discovery With “Profound Implications” – Secret Carbon Decisions Plants Are Making About Our Future

Beautiful Mysterious Forest

Plants make their own ‘secret’ decisions about how much carbon to release back into the atmosphere via a previously unknown process. New research has revealed that plants make their own ‘secret’ decisions about how much carbon to release back into the atmosphere via a previously unknown process, a discovery with “profound implications” for the use … Read more

Defeating HIV With a Single Injection

Disintegrating Virus Cell Destroy COVID Concept

The injection causes type B white blood cells to be genetically engineered inside the patient’s body that would generate neutralizing antibodies against the HIV virus. The technology also has the potential to be developed into a cure for AIDS Lead author of the study, Dr. Adi Barzel. Credit: Tel Aviv University A new study from … Read more

Measuring War’s Effect on a Global Breadbasket

Measuring War’s Effect on a Global Breadbasket

This map shows the distribution of summer and winter crops in Ukraine as of June 13, 2022. It also shows where farmers were operating freely and where their lands were under Russian control. It is based on data from Planet Labs satellites and the European Space Agency’s Sentinel-2 mission that was processed and analyzed by … Read more

Intense Exercise Can Increase Your Risk of Catching Infectious Diseases Like COVID-19

COVID Genetics Concept

The research reveals the threshold of exercise at which aerosol particle emissions increase exponentially. The relationship between exercise intensity and infection risk The relationship between exercise intensity and the emission and concentration of aerosol particles in exhaled air has not been well understood up to this point. A Munich research team has shown using a … Read more

CAPSTONE Leaves Earth Orbit, Headed to the Moon

NASA C.APSTONE Mission

CAPSTONE in orbit near the Moon: Once released from Rocket Lab’s Photon satellite bus, CAPSTONE will use its propulsion system to travel for approximately three months before entering into orbit around the Moon. Credit: Illustration by NASA/Daniel Rutter The Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment (CAPSTONE), a small CubeSat, about the size … Read more

New Lithium-Ion Batteries That Work Well in Scorching Heat and Extreme Cold

Hot and Cold Battery Technology

Engineers have developed new energy-packed lithium-ion batteries that perform well at frigid cold and blazing hot temperatures. Engineers at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) have developed new lithium-ion batteries that perform well at freezing cold and scorching hot temperatures, while still packing a lot of energy. According to the researchers, this feat was … Read more