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Half-price fares benefit people experiencing transport poverty, shows study

New research from the University of Otago, Christchurch, has found reduced cost public transport can play an important role in affordability and accessibility, specifically for those on lower incomes who face transport difficulty......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgFeb 21st, 2024

SpaceX slow-motion video shows powerful Raptor rocket engine shutting down

SpaceX has shared dramatic slow-motion footage showing a Starship spacecraft Raptor engine powering down at the end of a recent test fire......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

New study reveals novel approach for combating "resting" bacteria

Most disease-causing bacteria are known for their speed: In mere minutes, they can double their population, quickly making a person sick. But just as dangerous as this rapid growth can be a bacterium's resting state, which helps the pathogen evade an.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 11 min. ago

New study finds potential targets at chromosome ends for degenerative disease prevention

We depend on our cells being able to divide and multiply, whether it's to replace sunburnt skin or replenish our blood supply and recover from injury. Chromosomes, which carry all of our genetic instructions, must be copied in a complete way during c.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 11 min. ago

Unraveling the song of ice and fire across the American landscape with machine learning

In the rugged terrain of the western United States, where wildfires rage unchecked, a surprising connection emerges with the tumultuous skies of the central US. A recent study published in Advances in Atmospheric Sciences explores the intriguing rela.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 11 min. ago

"Branded access offers" dilute parent brand via perceived lack of consumer commitment: Study

Why buy when you can rent? From cars to high-end clothing, the short-term renting or sharing of consumer goods through "branded access offers" has become an increasingly popular alternative to the traditional ownership model. But such time-limited co.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 11 min. ago

Innovation linked to international exports for both rural and urban firms

A new study led by Penn State researchers finds that U.S. firms actively engaged in creating innovative products or processes are more likely to expand into international markets. The findings, which apply to both rural and urban companies, could inf.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 11 min. ago

Study proposes large-scale biomanufacturing workflow to produce natural killer cells and extracellular vesicles

A team of uOttawa Faculty of Medicine researchers have developed a path to a biomanufacturing process that could potentially transform how Canada generates immunotherapeutic materials—specifically natural killer cells and extracellular vesicles (EV.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 11 min. ago

This obscure 2024 sci-fi alien show is now a big Netflix hit. Here’s why you need to watch it

There's a new sci-fi alien series out now, and it's sitting at the top of Netflix's most popular shows chart. Find out what it is and why you should watch it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 12 min. ago

Sketchy Botox shots spark multistate outbreak of botulism-like condition

So far at least six people in two states have fallen ill; four of them were hospitalized. Enlarge / A woman in New Jersey receiving a Botox treatment at a Botox party in a New Jersey salon hosted by a radio station. (credit: Gett.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News12 hr. 12 min. ago

Apple Watch Ghost Touch Issue Spreads, Here’s How to Fix It

Apple Watch users experiencing ghost touch issues need to fix the problem on their own as Apple has instructed service providers to not replace Watches for the problem. Earlier this year, Apple Watch users started complaining about false touches wher.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News14 hr. 40 min. ago

Study reveals giant store of global soil carbon

Soil carbon usually refers only to the organic matter component of soils, known as soil organic carbon (SOC). However, soil carbon also has an inorganic component, known as soil inorganic carbon (SIC). Solid SIC, often calcium carbonate, tends to acc.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 11 min. ago

San Francisco Bay study highlights value of salt marsh restoration for flood risk reduction and climate resilience

Salt marsh restoration can mitigate flood risk and bolster community resilience to climate change in our local waterways, according to a recent study published in Scientific Reports by a postdoctoral fellow with UC Santa Cruz's Center for Coastal Cli.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 11 min. ago

No two worms are alike: New study confirms that even the simplest marine organisms tend to be individualistic

Sport junkie or couch potato? Always on time or often late? The animal kingdom, too, is home to a range of personalities, each with its own lifestyle. In a study just released in the journal PLOS Biology, a team led by Sören Häfker and Kristin Tess.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 11 min. ago

Wireless power transmission could enable exploration of the far side of the moon

How can future lunar exploration communicate from the far side of the moon despite never being inline with the Earth? This is what a recent study submitted to IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems hopes to address as a pair of researc.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 11 min. ago

Scientists find blue light makes buildings more deadly to migrating birds

Bird collisions with buildings are nothing new, but a new study by scientists at The University of New Mexico sheds light on a potential cause......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 11 min. ago

NASA technology helps guard against lunar dust

Defeating dust may be a small concern for most people on Earth, but for astronauts and spacecraft destined for the moon or Mars, it is a significant hazard that must be mitigated. That's why researchers at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida are s.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 11 min. ago

Food security in developed countries shows resilience to climate change

A study by the University of Southampton has found that market forces have provided good food price stability over the past half century, despite extreme weather conditions......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 11 min. ago

‘Pirated’ TikTok Clips Help to Promote TV Series, Research Finds

A new academic study shows that condensed video clips of TV shows, posted on services such as TikTok, can serve as free advertising. This means that efforts to take down these 'copyright infringing' or 'pirated' clips may be counterproductive. This t.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News17 hr. 39 min. ago

The Best Apps for the Solar Eclipse

Here are the best apps for viewing and learning about the 2024 solar eclipse. People all over the world are preparing for the total solar eclipse set to pass across Mexico, the U.S., and Canada on April 8.  Many are set to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News17 hr. 39 min. ago

The Huge Risks From AI In an Election Year

The world is experiencing its first AI elections without adequate protections. Here's what needs to happen. On the eve of New Hampshire’s primary election, a flood of robocalls exhorted Democratic voters to sit out a write-in.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News17 hr. 39 min. ago