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New method boosts the study of regulation of gene activity

One way cells can control the activities of their genes is by adding small chemical modifications to the DNA that determine which genes are turned on or off. Methyl groups are one of these chemical modifications or tags. Researchers have found that i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJul 1st, 2022

Six tiny satellites will form a huge virtual telescope to study space weather

NASA has plans to study hazardous space weather events in more detail than ever before, using a group of six small satellites in a project called SunRISE......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 39 min. ago

World"s biggest ice sheet could cause massive sea rise without action: study

The world's biggest ice sheet could cause "several meters" of sea-level rise over centuries if the global temperature rises more than 2°C, according to a British study published Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Satellite data finds landfills are methane "super emitters"

Landfills are releasing large amounts of planet-warming methane gas into the atmosphere from the decomposition of waste and are a significant contributor to such emissions in urban areas, a study suggests......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

How to avoid third-party cookies in every browser

Third-party cookies can track your web activity in general and collect data on you. Here's how to disable and avoid third-party cookies in every browser......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

The Arctic Is Warming Four Times Faster Than the Rest of the Planet

One study after another is coming to the same conclusion: the Arctic is heating up much faster than earlier research suggested.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

What If Cells Kept Receipts of Their Gene Expression?

Researchers have found a new way to keep records of when a cell’s genes turn on and off—by harnessing systems that bacteria already use for self-defense......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Learning how clothes are made has a "transformative" effect on people"s relationship with fast fashion

Knowing more about how clothes were made can have a transformative effect on people's relationship with fast fashion, a new study shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

NASA data, acoustic soundscapes assess health of Amazon rainforest

From space, parts of the Amazon rainforest that have previously been logged or burned may look fully recovered with a healthy, lush, and green canopy. They may seem to be places buzzing with activity and full of sounds. But inside the rainforest the.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Humor used in English-language terrorist propaganda magazines to reinforce identity, study shows

Humor is used in English-language jihadi terrorist magazines to reinforce identity and help groups bond, research suggests......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

First results from the paleomagnetic study of Cumbre Vieja

Josep M. Parés, coordinator of the Geochronology and Geology Program at the Centro Nacional de Investigación sobre la Evolución Humana (CENIEH), has led the first study of the magnetic properties of the lava and ash produced during the 2021 erupti.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Cell chatter tells story of arterial thickening

Arteries can become thicker due to high blood pressure. However, the cause of this thickening is unclear. TU/e researchers along with colleagues from Trinity College Dublin in Ireland have developed a new computer model to study the arterial thickeni.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

New radiolabeling method for personalized cancer treatment

Researchers from TU Delft have found a new method to efficiently make nano carriers loaded with radioactive salts for both imaging and treatment. Because the assembly of these nano carriers is incredibly simple, the innovation is very suitable for cl.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

A simple way of sculpting matter into complex shapes

A new method for shaping matter into complex shapes, with the use of 'twisted' light, has been demonstrated in research at the University of Strathclyde......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Report: 76% of consumers would stop doing business with a company after just one bad customer experience

A customer experience study from Invoca shows that as inflation increases, so do expectations for great customer service. A customer experience study from Invoca shows that as inflation increases, so do expectations for great customer service.Rea.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Mesmerizing video shows 50-mile-long lightning bolt shooting into space

Researchers recently conducted a detailed study of a gigantic jet of lightning that rose 50 miles into space back in 2018. On top of being massive, the jet also carried 100 times more electrical charge than a normal lightning bolt in a typical thunde.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

How life on land learned to breathe

Scientists from the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin, together with collaborators from South Africa and the U.S., have revealed a new chapter in the history of the mammalian breastbone. Their study of a 260-million-year-old fossil shows that its breastb.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Revealing the salty secrets of the biggest environmental shift since dinosaurs

A new Nature Geoscience study from The Australian National University (ANU) offers further clues about what happened to the Mediterranean during a tumultuous period that likely included the most catastrophic flooding event in Earth's recorded history.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Proper titles for support animals

A study led by La Trobe University has proposed meaningful and consistent job titles for animals the world over who provide support for people......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

3D-printed, nickel-based electrocatalysts enable highly efficient hydrogen evolution

Water electrolysis is an effective method for producing hydrogen using renewable sources of energy. The development of cost-effective electrocatalysts for efficient and durable hydrogen evolution reaction in alkaline media is of vital importance to m.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

A new method boosts wind farms" energy output, without new equipment

Virtually all wind turbines, which produce more than 5 percent of the world's electricity, are controlled as if they were individual, free-standing units. In fact, the vast majority are part of larger wind farm installations involving dozens or even.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022