Little Foot fossil shows early human ancestor clung closely to trees

A long-awaited, high-tech analysis of the upper body of famed fossil 'Little Foot' opens a window to a pivotal period when human ancestors diverged from apes, new USC research shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgApr 20th, 2021

Analytics Suggest 96% of Users Leave App Tracking Disabled in iOS 14.5

An early look at an ongoing analysis of Apple's App Tracking Transparency suggests that the vast majority of iPhone users are leaving app tracking disabled since the feature went live on April 26 with the release of iOS 14.5. MacRumors reports: Accor.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 42 min. ago

The origin of reproductive organs

Early in fetal development, a mass of cells known as the bipotential gonad has the possibility of giving rise either to ovaries or testes, reproductive organs that contribute to many of the characteristics that define a person's sex. In a new study,.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

Trial demonstrates early AI-guided detection of heart disease in routine practice

Heart disease can take a number of forms, but some types of heart disease, such as asymptomatic low ejection fraction, can be hard to recognize, especially in the early stages when treatment would be most effective......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

COVID-19 vaccine is associated with fewer asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infections, study finds

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital COVID-19 screening and vaccination program for employees offers early evidence that vaccine protects against asymptomatic infection, which has fueled the pandemic......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

New MRI technique can detect early dysfunction of the blood-brain barrier with small vessel disease

Collaborative research between the University of Kentucky (UK) and University of Southern California (USC) suggests that a noninvasive neuroimaging technique may index early-stage blood-brain barrier (BBB) dysfunction associated with small vessel dis.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

Novel CBD analog shows promising pain-halting effects in mice

Studies have shown that while CBD reduces pain sensation in animals, its ability to do so in humans is limited by low bioavailability, the extent to which the drug successfully reaches its site of action. Now, new research suggests this obstacle may.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

Stem cells create early human embryo structure in advance for fertility research

Stem cells have the ability to turn into different types of cell. Now scientists have developed a method to organize lab-grown stem cells into an accurate model of the first stage of human embryo development......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

Crohn"s disease patients have specific IgG antibodies to human bacterial flagellins

Last year, researchers used a mouse model that included immune-reactive T cells from patients with Crohn's disease in a proof-of-principle demonstration that a flagellin-directed immunotherapy might provide similar benefits in patients. Now they have.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

Paycom Rejects Conditional Resignation of Frederick C. Peters II as a Director

OKLAHOMA CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Paycom Software, Inc. (“Paycom” or the “Company”) (NYSE: PAYC), a leading provider of comprehensive, cloud-based human capital management software, today announced that the Board of Directors of the C.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

Growth of satire during "age of politeness" saw worries ridicule could lead to abuse, research shows

The explosion of satire in the Georgian period saw philosophers worry mockery could lead to abuse, research shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

How to Iterate or Loop Through Strings in Python using For Loop

This Python programming cheat sheet shows you how to iterate and loop through a string using the Python For loop. Try it out. .....»»

Category: topSource:  devxRelated News12 hr. 42 min. ago

96% of US users opt out of app tracking in iOS 14.5, analytics find

Some of the first data on user behavior exceeds advertisers' worst fears. Enlarge / The Facebook iPhone app asks for permission to track the user in this early mock-up of the prompt made by Apple. (credit: Apple) It seems that in the United St.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 10 min. ago

TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 early-bird price extended for one more day

TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 early-bird price extended for one more day.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 42 min. ago

TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 early bird price extended for one more day

TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 early bird price extended for one more day.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News17 hr. 41 min. ago

18.5 million year old vine fossil identified as new species

An 18.5 million-year-old fossil found in Panama provides evidence of a new species and is the oldest reliable example of a climbing woody vine known as a liana from the soapberry family. The discovery sheds light on the evolution of climbing plants......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 41 min. ago

Soybean and linseed oils added to cows" diet improves the quality of milk

Inclusion of soybean and linseed oils in the diet of dairy cows made the fatty acid content of their milk even healthier for human nutrition. It also increased the proportions of omega-6 and omega-3, which in the right balance play a key role in prev.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 41 min. ago

Emissions from human activity modify biogenic secondary organic aerosol formation

Despite their extremely small size, submicron atmospheric aerosols are critical pollutants with climate change, air quality, and human health implications. Of these particles, secondary organic aerosols (SOA) form when volatile organic compounds (VOC.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 41 min. ago

14 great sci-fi books to read before they become TV shows

From The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy to Paper Girls, we've put together a preview of the next batch of science fiction TV series being adapted from books......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

SpaceX might try to fly the first Starship prototype to successfully land a second time

SpaceX is fresh off a high for its Starship spacecraft development program, but according to CEO Elon Musk, it’s already looking ahead to potentially repeating its latest success with an unplanned early reusability experiment. Earlier this week.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News20 hr. 41 min. ago

Animals laugh too, analysis of vocalization data suggests

Human laughter is common, but it's a somewhat mysterious part of our evolution. It's clear to evolutionary scholars that we laugh as a part of play, signaling our cooperation or friendliness. But how did laughter evolve? And are humans the only ones.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 41 min. ago