Five golden rules for effective science communication: Perspectives from a documentary maker

Over the past three years, people from all walks of life have learned a great deal about different branches of science. The COVID-19 pandemic introduced many of us to information about virology and vaccine production. Environmental disasters in every.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgSep 21st, 2023

The maker of No Man’s Sky revealed its next ambitious game: Light No Fire

No Man's Sky developer Hello Games is releasing Light No Fire, a procedural fantasy Earth game......»»

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Stellantis plans layoffs at assembly plants in Mich., Ohio

Plants that build the Jeep Wrangler, Gladiator and Grand Cherokee will move from three shifts of workers to two because the company says it needs to limit sales of those vehicles to meet California emissions rules......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 13 min. ago

New high school curriculum teaches color chemistry and AI simultaneously

North Carolina State University researchers have developed a weeklong high school curriculum that helps students quickly grasp concepts in both color chemistry and artificial intelligence—while sparking their curiosity about science and the world a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 13 min. ago

Multimedia distribution and health risk assessment of typical organic pollutants in a retired industrial park

In developing countries, a large number of retired industrial parks require economical and effective risk assessment and remediation. Assessing the comprehensive risk of large retired industrial parks remains a considerable challenge due to the compl.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 45 min. ago

When sea-level rise threatens coastal wetlands, don"t look to rivers for help, scientists say

Amid climate change, large dam removal projects have gained attention as a solution to the loss of coastal wetlands that reduce flooding, filter water, and provide wildlife habitat. But in a paper appearing in Science, researchers conclude that this.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 45 min. ago

Novel viral treatment found to be effective against devastating bone cancer in dogs

Researchers from the University of Minnesota partnered with Mayo Clinic to conduct a groundbreaking study that could offer hope for dogs, and potentially humans, diagnosed with osteosarcoma— a devastating bone cancer predominantly affecting childre.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 45 min. ago

Measuring the distances to galaxies with space telescopes

One of the James Webb Space Telescope's science goals is to understand how galaxies in the early universe formed and evolved into much larger galaxies like our own Milky Way. This goal requires that we identify samples of galaxies at different moment.....»»

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Exogenous arginine promotes coproduction of biomass and astaxanthin in Haematococcus pluvialis

Researchers led by Prof. Huang Qing from the Hefei Institutes of Physical Science of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) have shown that arginine supplementation can improve the growth and astaxanthin production of Haematococcus pluvialis (H. pluvi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Daon xSentinel minimizes generative AI voice fraud

Daon announced the addition of xSentinel, an expansion of its AI.X technology. xSentinel provides adaptive synthetic voice protection to create a layer of defense within any voice communication channel and enhance the identity verification technologi.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

This smart ring maker has some wild product plans for 2024

Ultrahuman, the company behind the Ring Air smart ring, spoke to Digital Trends about its plans for 2024 — which include some really exciting new products......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Tesla shipments blocked by Norwegian workers as labor dispute spreads

Norway's largest private sector labor union will block transit shipments of Tesla cars meant for the Swedish market as one of Denmark's largest pension funds sell its holdings in Tesla over the EV maker's refusal to enter into agreements with Swedish.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

China says Biden plan to shut it out of U.S. battery supply chain violates WTO rules

The plans will make investors in the U.S. EV supply chain ineligible for tax credits should they use more than a trace amount of critical materials from China, or other countries deemed a "Foreign Entity of Concern.".....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Scientists develop "sexy_markers," a bioinformatics tool that reveals white shark gender

A new study led by CSIRO, Australia's national science agency, has revealed white shark gender is determined by X and Y sex chromosomes......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Study shows diverse college classrooms linked to better STEM learning outcomes for all students

Students achieve better grades in college science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) courses when those classrooms have higher numbers of underrepresented racial-minority and first-generation college students, according to new research publish.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

How a citizen science initiative recruited a diverse group to identify lead pipes in homes

Recruiting participants for a citizen science project produced a more diverse group when people were signed up through partner organizations, such as schools and faith-based organizations, than when they joined on their own. We used this approach to.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Viewpoint: Fact-bombing by experts doesn"t change hearts and minds, but good science communication can

A stir went through the Australian science communication community last week, caused by an article with the headline Science communicators need to stop telling everybody the universe is a meaningless void. In meetings and online back channels we crie.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

EU’s iMessage antitrust investigation looks set to rule in Apple’s favor

The European Union’s iMessage antitrust investigation looks set to rule in favor of Apple, meaning that the secure messaging service would be exempt from upcoming interoperability rules. If confirmed, it would mean that Apple would not have to m.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Toyota plans to unload entire stake in Japan"s Harmonic Drive Systems

Toyota will sell 4.4 million shares of Harmonic Drive Systems at an undecided sale price, the precision control equipment maker said. The stake was worth $123 million on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

India’s new rules could force Apple to adopt USB-C on older iPhone models

It seems a new rule in India could end up forcing Apple to introduce USB-C on its older iPhone models, something the Cupertino company is pushing back against. The post India’s new rules could force Apple to adopt USB-C on older iPhone models appea.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

SPAGINS: A novel approach to predicting nuclear fragmentation in gamma-induced spallation

In a study published in Nuclear Science and Techniques, researchers from Henan Normal University report a significant advancement in nuclear physics. The study showcases the effectiveness of the SPAGINS model, a novel approach to accurately predictin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 5th, 2023