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Extremely Powerful Cosmic “Dark Matter Detector” Probed by Astrophysicist

A University of Colorado at Boulder astrophysicist is searching the light coming from a distant, and extremely powerful celestial object, for what may be the... The post Extremely Powerful Cosmic “Dark Matter Detector” Probed by Astrophysicist appeared first on SciTechDaily.

Under-Regulated Pet Trade Leaves Thousands of Wildlife Species Vulnerable

Keeping reptiles is fashionable, but what are the consequences for wild reptiles? More reptiles are kept as pets than you might expect. In 2008, the... The post Under-Regulated Pet Trade Leaves Thousands of Wildlife Species Vulnerable appeared first on SciTechDaily.

Common Cold May Help Protect You From COVID-19 – Here’s How

Seasonal colds are by all accounts no fun, but new research suggests the colds you’ve had in the past may provide some protection from COVID-19.... The post Common Cold May Help Protect You From COVID-19 – Here’s How appeared first on SciTechDaily.

Common Low-Cost Antioxidant Enzyme Is Potential Treatment for COVID-19

Researchers from UCLA and China have found that catalase, a naturally occurring enzyme, holds potential as a low-cost therapeutic drug to treat COVID-19 symptoms and... The post Common Low-Cost Antioxidant Enzyme Is Potential Treatment for COVID-19 appeared first on SciTechDaily.

Revolutionary Zero-Emissions Power Source: Validating the Physics Behind the New MIT-Designed Fusion Experiment

Seven studies describe progress thus far and challenges ahead for a revolutionary zero-emissions power source. Two and a half years ago, MIT entered into a... The post Revolutionary Zero-Emissions Power Source: Validating the Physics Behind the New MIT-Designed Fusion Experiment appeared first on SciTechDaily.

Scientists Precisely Measure Total Amount of Matter & Dark Energy in the Entire Universe

UC Riverside-led team’s technique relied on determining the mass of galaxy clusters. A top goal in cosmology is to precisely measure the total amount of... The post Scientists Precisely Measure Total Amount of Matter & Dark Energy in the Entire Universe appeared first on SciTechDaily.

The Surprising Organization of Bird Brains: New Research Clears Up 150 Years of False Assumptions

Some birds can perform amazing cognitive feats – even though their forebrains seem to just consist of lumps of grey cells, while mammalian forebrains harbor... The post The Surprising Organization of Bird Brains: New Research Clears Up 150 Years of False Assumptions appeared first on SciTechDaily.

Close Binary Trans-Neptunian Object Discovered With Help From Citizen Scientists

Scientists utilized citizen science network to observe the object. A new study authored by Southwest Research Institute scientists Rodrigo Leiva and Marc Buie reveals the... The post Close Binary Trans-Neptunian Object Discovered With Help From Citizen Scientists appeared first on SciTechDaily.

New Research Finds Herd Immunity to COVID-19 Is an Impractical Strategy

Results provide insight for public health policymakers fighting COVID-19. Achieving herd immunity to COVID-19 is an impractical public health strategy, according to a new model... The post New Research Finds Herd Immunity to COVID-19 Is an Impractical Strategy appeared first on SciTechDaily.

Free App Genopo Analyzes Coronavirus Genome on a Smartphone in Less Than 30 Minutes

A new mobile app has made it possible to analyze the genome of the SARS-CoV-2 virus on a smartphone in less than half an hour.... The post Free App Genopo Analyzes Coronavirus Genome on a Smartphone in Less Than 30 Minutes appeared first on SciTechDaily.

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