Daily Archives: Jun 24, 2022

Warm atom quantum network nodes

 Communication networks require nodes where data is processed or rerouted. University of Basel physicists have developed a network node for quantum communication networks that...

Microplastic pollution in Flathead Lake, Montana

Scientists now have a better understanding of the number of microplastics polluting Flathead Lake, their likely sources, and what can be done to keep...

Females itch less than males

 Estradiol, a female hormone, was discovered to suppress psoriasis in mice by regulating neutrophil and macrophage cells. Conditional knockout mice lacked the natural ovarian...

The largest carbon capture project in the United Kingdom will convert CO2 into baking soda.

 Tata Chemicals Europe's Northwich plant will eventually capture 40,000 tonnes of CO2 per year for use in the production of sodium bicarbonate.Northwich Tata Chemicals...

The world’s largest known bacteria are visible to the naked eye.

 Thiomargarita Magnifica is visible without a microscope. Tyml, TomasMost bacteria are only 2 micrometers long, but Thiomargarita Magnifica is thousands of times larger and...

Polio: Should we be worried about virus found in London sewage?

 Poliovirus has been found in several London sewage samples, prompting the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) to urge anyone who has not received their...

UK wants to send a spacecraft to grab two dead satellites from space

The United Kingdom is investing £5 million to fund a space junk removal mission. The project's goal is to return two defunct satellites through Earth's...

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Cacao consumption was widespread among Maya people, not simply the aristocracy.

Who had access to the plant, which was revered, is revealed through ancient ceramics. This...

Hearing aids could also be used with false teeth.

Traditional hearing aids rely on the bone to transfer sound, but jawbones do the same.

The Nord Stream gas pipelines from Russia to Europe have mysterious leaks.

Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2, key gas pipelines connecting Russia and Europe, have both developed large leaks within hours of...

Fish fossils from the past show how bizarre our vertebrate ancestors were.

Chinese discoveries from over 440 million years ago include some of the earliest jawed vertebrates.