• Virgil Warfield posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 19 hours, 52 minutes ago

    A 100-Year-Old Galapagos Giant Tortoise, Named Diego, Is Retiring After Being Part Of A Captive Breeding Program To Help Save The Endangered Tortoise Species, Chelonoidis Hoodensis, From Going Extinct. Diego Is Said To Have Fathered 800 Babies Of The 2,000 Baby Tortoises That Were Born And Brought Back To Espanola Island In The Galapagos.

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  • Ken Parth posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 1 day, 14 hours ago

    AI, In The World’s First, Has Developed A Drug, DSP-1181, Which May Treat Patients With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. DSP-1181 Is Now At Phase 1 Clinical Trials After 12 Months (Takes ~5 Years From Synthesizing A Drug To Trials). This’s Cool As AI, In The Future, May Make Drug Development Faster, Cheaper And More Efficient.

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  • Ophelia Chew posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 days, 18 hours ago

    Having 10 Or More Sexual Partners Throughout One’s Life May Raise The Risk Of Cancer For Women By 91%, And For Men By 69%. The Reason For This Is Still Unclear, But Some Are Attributing It To The Higher Risk Of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Which Have Been Linked To The Development Of Certain Malignant Tumours. Hmm!

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 3 days, 16 hours ago

    Researchers Have Discovered Series Of Mysterious (Alien!?) Fast Radio Bursts (FRB), Coming From A Single Source 500 Million LY From Earth, With A 16.35 Days Repeating Pattern. The Signal Would Release A Burst Or Two Each Hour Over 4 Days, Then It Would Go Silent For Another 12 Days. FRB Can Help Astronomers Learn More About The Universe.

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  • Virgil Warfield posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 4 days, 12 hours ago

    The Fossilized Shells Of What May Be The Largest Turtle To Ever Exist On Earth Have Been Found In Venezuela And Colombia. The Giant Turtle, Named Stupendemys Geographicus, Is Said To Have Lived ~5 To 10 Mya. The Shell Is Nearly 10 Feet In Length And Weighed 2,500 Pounds. The Male Shells Are Honed To Protect Their Skulls During Fights.

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  • Zachary Fritzsche posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 5 days, 16 hours ago

    The World’s Biggest Iceberg, A Quarter The Size Of Wales, Is About To Enter The Open Sea. The “A-68 Iceberg,” Calved From The Larsen C Ice Shelf In 2017, Is Said To Reduce Antarctica Ice Shelf Size By 12%. The Iceberg May Not Raise Sea Level When It Melts, But Will It Affect Ocean Circulation?

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  • Chia-jung Tsay posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 6 days, 15 hours ago

    The First Gay Marriage Has Taken Place In Northern Ireland. The Marriage, Between Robyn Peoples, 26, And Sharni Edwards, 27, Took Place In A Hotel In Carrickfergus, County Antrim On Tuesday, The 11th Of February, 2020. The Gay Marriage Comes After About 6 Months When Same-Sex Marriage Was Made Legal In Northern Ireland.

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  • Zachary Fritzsche posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 week ago

    Majority Of The Most Prolific Or Notorious Serial killers, According To The Study By A British Author, David Jester, Were Born Under Taurus Sign (April 20th To May 20th). He Also Discovered That Most Killers Were Born On April 24th and February 18th. A Coincidence?! Or Should You Watch-Out For Your Taurus Friends:=)

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 1 week, 1 day ago

    A Team Of Researchers Have Created A Robot, Which According To Them, Based On The First Human Clinical Trials, Could Draw And Test Blood, Providing Quick Results, Which Would Allow Health Professionals To Spend More Time Treating Patients. The Device Is Said To Improve The Safety Of Blood Sampling Regardless Of Vein Visibility/Condition.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 1 week, 2 days ago

    More Advances On Cancer Treatment. More Than A Thousand Scientists, In 37 Countries, After More Than A Decade, Have Now Completed 99% Of “The 100,000-Piece Of Jigsaw Puzzles” That Is Cancer. This Feat Would Enable Cancer Treatment To Be Tailored To Each Patients’ Unique Tumour Or Help In Developing Ways For Catching Cancer Earlier. Nice!

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  • Zoe Logan posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 week, 3 days ago

    Animals Have Been Known To Aid Other Animals Of Different Species In Times Of Trouble. And This Is Just Another Example Of Such A Behavior: A True Display Of Human Nature By This Orangutan, When It Extended Its Hand To Help A Man That It Thought Was In Trouble In A Snake Infested Water. Wow!!

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  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 week, 4 days ago

    Nasa Astronaut Christina Koch Has Set A New Record Of Staying The Longest, For Any Woman, At The International Space Station (ISS). She Spent 328 Days On The Station Surpassing The Previous Woman, Fellow American Peggy Whitson. Her Stay Was 12 Days Short Of Scott Kelly’s, The All-Time USA Record Holder. Cool!

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  • Penny Smith posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 week, 5 days ago

    A New Marijuana Compound, “Tetrahydrocannabiphorol, Or THCP,” Has Been Discovered, And Is Said To Be 30X More Powerful Than The Most Studied Psychoactive Marijuana Compound, THC. THCP Was Discovered During A Process Used To Find Basic Chemicals Of A Sample. The More Binding Action Of THCP Could Be A New Probe Into Biological Sciences.

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  • Zachary Fritzsche posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 week, 6 days ago

    The Oldest Known Well, ~7000 Years, May Have Been Discovered In The Czech Republic By Archaeologists. The Well, Built By Neolithic People, Shines Light On Their Technical Skills, With Tools Made Of Stone, Bone, Horn, Or Wood. The Well, Measuring 140 cm In Height And With An 80 By 80 cm Square Base, Has Been Well Preserved Under Water.

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  • Emma Ava posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 2 weeks ago

    The US FDA Has Approved The First Drug To Treat Life-Threatening Peanut Allergies In Children Btw Ages 4 To 17. The Drug, AR101, Or Palforzia, Is Said To Increase Tolerance To Small Quantities Of Peanuts, Decreasing The Risk Of Reaction To Accidental Exposure. A Million Kids In US Have Peanut Allergy, With 1 Out Of 5 Outgrowing It.

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  • Anika Reyansh posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    Researchers, In What Is Known As Antigenic Imprinting, Have Stated That The First Type Of Early Childhood Influenza Virus That One Is Exposed To Dictates One’s Ability To Fight The Flu For The Rest Of One’s Live. This Could Help Access Risk, At Any Given Year, Based On One’s Age And The Dominant Virus At Birth.

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  • Patricia Sophia posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    For The First Time, A Technique Used For Reproducing Vocal Tracks Have Been Successfully Used To Reconstruct Sound, Courtesy Of A Well Preserved Soft Tissue, From A 3000-Year-Old Mummy Called Nesyamun, An Egyptian Priest During The Reign Of Pharaoh Ramses XI. The Technology Used Were Non-Destructive CT Scans, 3D Printing, And An Electronic Larynx.

  • Wang Fang posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    A Bandage Has Been Created That Is Said To Change Color From Green To Yellow When In Contact With A Bacterial Infection, Releasing Antibiotics To Kill Drug-Sensitive Bacteria. The Bandage Turns Red When Drug-Resistant Bacteria Are Present, Requiring Light To Be Shined On The Bandage To Release Oxygen Species That Kills/Weakens The Bacteria.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 weeks, 4 days ago

    Researchers Have Discovered A T-Cell With A New Type Of T-Cell Receptor (TCR) That Recognizes A Molecule, MR1, Which Appears On Surfaces Of Both Healthy And Many Cancer Cells. But The TCR Equipped T-Cells, However, Kill Only Cancer Cells Of Any Type With MR1. Researchers Are Hopeful The Treatment Will Be Ready In A Few Years.

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  • Carlo Godinez posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 2 weeks, 5 days ago

    28 New Viruses, For The Past 15,000 Years, Were Hosted In The Tibetan Glacier. These Discovered Viruses, From Two Ice Cores, Could Inform Researchers On What Viruses Thrived Under Different Climates And Environments Over Time. However, The Discovery Is Troubling Because These Viruses Could Escape Into The Environment Via Global Warming.

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