Daily Archives: Jul 5, 2022

A study finds that adolescents are more vulnerable to cannabis addiction but not to other mental health risks.

 Adolescents are more than three times more likely than adults to develop a cannabis addiction, but they may not be at increased risk of...

Crushed, zapped, boiled, baked, and other methods: Nature used 57 recipes to create the Earth’s 10,500+’mineral types.’

 A landmark body of work led by the Carnegie Institution for Science details the origins and diversity of every known mineral on Earth, a...

Rare wild ancestors of feral pigeons found living on British and Irish islands

 DNA testing reveals that the wild ancestors of common domestic and feral pigeons, which are now extinct in many parts of the world, are...

Proposing a new paradigm for electron simulations

 Although most fundamental mathematical equations describing electronic structures have been known for a long time, they are too complex to solve in practice. This...

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

 The World Health Organization (WHO) recently added a new diagnosis for complex post-traumatic stress disorder to its list of conditions (CPTSD). Experts have now...

A convergent mechanism for two top-ranking risk genes may be the cause of ASD and intellectual disability.

 According to preliminary research, immune cells in the brain could be potential new drug targets for ASD and intellectual disability.Researchers have discovered a convergent...

A new method advances the study of gene activity regulation.

 The researchers describe the development of a chemical-based sequencing method that can quantify multiple epigenetic markers at the same time. Their method, known as...

Keeping the energy in the room

 Professor Ben Mazin discusses superconductors, exoplanets, and dance clubs while explaining sensor technology advances.The sensor is installed in an MKID Exoplanet Camera.  Photo Credit:...

Mine risks to salmon rivers are discussed by biostation researchers.

 A group of 23 science and policy experts from the United States and Canada recently published a review of mining risks to watersheds from...

Antibacterial amino acid Schiff base copper complexes can be synthesized quickly and easily.

Using microwave irradiation, researchers create antibacterial amino acid derivatives of Schiff base copper complexes in less than 10 minutes.Researchers have recently discovered that metal...

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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.