Science and society

Grape skins and stems can be turned into a greener plastic

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 21:35
Someday you might buy wine in a plastic bottle made from the same grapes. Their skins, stems, and seeds can be used to make plastic that lasts longer
Категории: Science and society

Grape skins and stems can be turned into a greener plastic

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-05-18 21:35
Someday you might buy wine in a plastic bottle made from the same grapes. Their skins, stems, and seeds can be used to make plastic that lasts longer
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Stunning first image sent back by NASA’s planet-hunter satellite

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 20:46
The beauty of the skies is on display in this incredible image, the first sent back by NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite on its way past the moon
Категории: Science and society

Stunning first image sent back by NASA’s planet-hunter satellite

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-05-18 20:46
The beauty of the skies is on display in this incredible image, the first sent back by NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite on its way past the moon
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Halo Jones: return of the 50th-century galactic adventurer

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 20:00
One of the great comic book characters of all time, and a pioneer for all women who seek powerful roles, gets a new lease of life
Категории: Science and society

An AI can now tell how malnourished a child is just from a photo

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 18:06
A company in Kenya has devised a system that uses artificial intelligence to detect a child’s level of malnutrition from a photo, without bulky equipment or examinations
Категории: Science and society

An AI can now tell how malnourished a child is just from a photo

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-05-18 18:06
A company in Kenya has devised a system that uses artificial intelligence to detect a child’s level of malnutrition from a photo, without bulky equipment or examinations
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Can a repeat of disastrous Ebola epidemic be averted this time?

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 17:45
The latest outbreak of the deadly virus has spread to a city of a million people in the Democratic Republic of Congo. But hopes are high disaster can be avoided
Категории: Science and society

Can a repeat of disastrous Ebola epidemic be averted this time?

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-05-18 17:45
The latest outbreak of the deadly virus has spread to a city of a million people in the Democratic Republic of Congo. But hopes are high disaster can be avoided
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Upend atom! We’ve found a whole new way of doing chemistry

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 14:00
We thought we knew how molecules worked – but the discovery of an entirely unknown class of reactions has forced us to rethink the basics
Категории: Science and society

New algorithm can help spot faked photos before they go viral

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 14:00
Faked pictures can make very powerful propaganda if they get widely shared. A new algorithm aims to weed out doctored images before they spread
Категории: Science and society

New algorithm can help spot faked photos before they go viral

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-05-18 14:00
Faked pictures can make very powerful propaganda if they get widely shared. A new algorithm aims to weed out doctored images before they spread
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Feedback: Did dinosaurs fart? Science says yes

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 12:00
The ancestors of birds had some primitive habits. Plus: why you should take the advice of one Australian health food shop with a pinch of (organic) salt, and more
Категории: Science and society

Ape ‘midwives’ spotted helping female bonobos give birth

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 11:50
When female bonobos went into labour, other females gathered around to keep them safe, swatting away flies and even seemingly trying to catch the baby as it emerged
Категории: Science and society

Ape ‘midwives’ spotted helping female bonobos give birth

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-05-18 11:50
When female bonobos went into labour, other females gathered around to keep them safe, swatting away flies and even seemingly trying to catch the baby as it emerged
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

The way toddlers waddle can teach robot footballers how to play

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - пт, 2018-05-18 09:45
A robot football team trained to mimic how infants walk comprehensively beat others trained on geometric walking patterns
Категории: Science and society

The way toddlers waddle can teach robot footballers how to play

HIV and AIDS - пт, 2018-05-18 09:45
A robot football team trained to mimic how infants walk comprehensively beat others trained on geometric walking patterns
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

A third of ‘protected’ nature zones are quietly being ruined

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-05-17 21:00
The world’s nations have set up 200,000 protected areas in which nature is supposed to flourish, but in many cases the protection is pretty much theoretical
Категории: Science and society

A third of ‘protected’ nature zones are quietly being ruined

HIV and AIDS - чт, 2018-05-17 21:00
The world’s nations have set up 200,000 protected areas in which nature is supposed to flourish, but in many cases the protection is pretty much theoretical
Категории: Healthcare, Science and society

Someone is wrecking the ozone layer again. They must be stopped

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - чт, 2018-05-17 19:47
For the health of our planet, and ourselves, we must find and foil those who breach crucial environmental treaties, says Lesley Evans Ogden
Категории: Science and society