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Based on fractal patterns in neurons, researchers believe our brains exist at or near a state called criticality where they're extremely close to shifting from one state of matter to another. They also admit they don't know what either state is.Continue ReadingCategory: Biology, ScienceTags: Northwestern University, Brain, Neuroscience, Neural Network, Neurological
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's disease, affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord, called motor neurons, that control voluntary muscle movements like walking, talking, and breathing. As the neurons die and can’t send messages to the muscles, loss of muscle control worsens over time and is eventually fatal.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: Neurological, N
Three months after its first takeoff, the production-spec Midnight air taxi has finished the first phase of flight testing. With the release of a new video, Archer says it expects to fly this next-gen machine with human pilots on board this year.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, TransportTags: Archer Aviation, eVTOL, Air Taxis, Electric Aircraft
US firm Studio Gang has been selected to lead the revitalization of Denver's downtown Civic Center plaza, which will include improvements to a central amphitheatre and promenade. Read more
Diabetes patients who are sick of daily insulin shots may soon only have to inject themselves once a week. A year-long phase three clinical trial has shown that a weekly form of the hormone is just as effective in managing the disease as the daily form.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: Insulin, Diabetes, Diabetic, University of Surrey, Health
A phase 3 clinical trial has shown that a drug called teplizumab can slow down progression of type 1 diabetes in children and teenagers with a recent diagnosis. The trial’s success could help expand the options for patients and relieve some burdens of the disease.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: Diabetes, Diabetic, Drug, Drugs, Yale
Architecture studio ZGF has completed phase one of Amazon's HQ2 in Arlington, Virginia that includes a park designed by James Corner Field Operations. Read more
the timber clubhouse and three of the villas are now ready, with another five units scheduled for completion later this summer. The post foster + partners to complete phase one of the forestias’ mulberry grove villas this summer appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Despite treatment, the survival rates for women with ovarian cancer remain poor, and the chance of the cancer returning is high. But there could be hope for women whose cancer has returned following chemotherapy in the form of a promising cancer-fighting drug that is currently undergoing clinical trials in the US.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: Ovarian Cancer, Cancer, Chemotherapy
The James Webb Space Telescope observed a rare Wolf-Rayet star last June, although NASA announced it this week. The star, WR 124, is showcased in unprecedented detail thanks to Webb's sophisticated imaging instruments. WR 124 is about 15,000 light-years away in the constellation Sagittarius. WR 124 is massive – about 30 times more massive than the Sun. Wolf-Rayet, or WR, stars are rar is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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