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Given the chance, there are very few of us who wouldn't want to slow down the aging process. Chasing that fountain of youth is a major branch of medical science at the moment, and a hardy little worm known as C. elegans is probably the most prolific test subject. Now, a team at Scripps Research has found that blocking a particular enzyme can extend the lifespan of these worms by almost hal
Tesla has played a big part in fueling the adoption of electric vehicles around the world, while also working hard to ensure that drivers of its cars have somewhere nearby to charge them. But charging outlets are not yet as ubiquitous as gas pumps and folks who live in apartments can be left particularly wanting. Elon Musk has taken to Twitter to address both problems with another Supercha
According to the results of a new paper, only 23 percent of our planet's landmass exists in a near natural state of wilderness, with the rest having been directly degraded by human activities. Preserving the remaining wilderness regions could be a vital factor in battling climate change and safeguarding our species' well-being... Continue Reading "Horror story" paper reveals just 23 percen
Thanks to new social features and a busy summer, Niantic says Pokemon Go has seen a 35 percent growth in active users. ...
Two years after the perk was introduced to Amazon Prime members, Amazon has announced that it will be discontinuing its 20 percent preorder discount on physical copies of video games on August 28. ...
Steam is currently seeing a big decline in the number of people playing games (and even having Steam open on their computers) since January of this year. ...
According to scientists from the University of Exeter, an estimated 400,000 diving seabirds die annually by getting caught in gill nets intended to catch fish. A new study indicates that the majority of those deaths could be avoided, however, if the nets were to be equipped with inexpensive green LEDs... Continue Reading LEDs cut seabird death toll from fishing by 85 percent Category: Env
A team of researchers at McGill University has successfully developed a combination of herbal supplements and probiotics that can prolong the longevity of fruit flies by 60 percent and provide protection from age-related chronic diseases. The technique is one of the first to successfully show a treatment that modulates the gut microbiome can result in potent lifespan-extending effects... C
Developer on Subsurface Circular Mike Bithell explains why the game has a two percent refund rate on Steam. ...
Developer on Quarantine Circular Mike Bithell explains why the game has a two percent refund rate on Steam. ...


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