• Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 weeks 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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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 3 weeks, 2 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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  • Emmanuel Nwaodua posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 4 weeks ago

    The Oldest Known Asteroid Impact Crater, “Yarrabubba Crater,” May Have Been Discovered In Australia. The Impact, Dated To 2.229 Byr, Possibly Ended The Snow Ball Earth Glacial Condition Via Water Vapour, A Green House Gas, Hurtled Into The Atmosphere. Another Implication Of This Discovery Is That Other Older Craters May Still Exist.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 month ago

    Interesting To Find Living Fishes That Walk. Scientists, While Sampling The DNA Of The Only Known Walking Shark Species To Estimate When They Evolved, Found Four New Shark Species. The Youngest Of The Walking Shark Is Said To Have Evolved < 2 Mya, Which’s Fast By Evolutionary Scale, Majorly Contradicting Belief That Sharks Evolve Slowly.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 month, 1 week ago

    10 Years To The End Of 2019 Has Been Confirmed By Three Major Agencies: Nasa, Noaa, And The UK Met Office To Be The Warmest Decade On Record. And The Main Culprit For This Temperature Record Is The Carbon Emission from Human Activities. Scientists Are Also Indicating The Year 2019 To Be One Of The 5 Warmest Years, From 2015, On Record.

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  • Emmanuel Nwaodua posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Evidence Of The World Oldest Forest, A Fossilized Tree Root Dated To ~386 MYA, Was Discovered In An Abandoned Quarry In Cairo, NY, ~40 Miles South Of Albany. The Forest Is Said To Be 2-3 Myrs Older Than The Previously Discovered Forest In Gilboa, NY. This Discovery Provides A Snapshot Of Earth’s Evolution From No Forest To Being Forested.

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

    The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) On Thursday, 12/12/2019, Approved A 3 Digits Suicide Prevention Hotline Number, 988, To Help Improve Mental Health Support, Reduce Stigma, Save Lives, and Ease The Pressure On The 911 Number. Some Folks Also Want Texting Capability Added To The Hotline For Young People Who Seem To Prefer It.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Recently Discovered Penguin Species Kupoupou Stilwelli, In New Zealand, May Be The Missing Link Btw Modern Penguins And The Extinct Human-Sized (>5Ft Tall) Penguins, E.G., Crossvallia Waiparensis. Kupoupou Is The Oldest Known Penguin, Similar In Size To Modern Penguins, Which lived Around 60-62.5 Mya After Dinosaur Extinction 66 Mya.

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

    Doctors At Duke University Have For The First Time In The US Transplanted A Reanimated Adult Heart. The Heart Is Perfused With Cold Solution And Removed. The Circulatory Dead Heart Is Placed In TransMedics Organ Care System Where It’s Revived. The Procedure Has Been Performed In The UK And Australia, And In Pediatric Donation In The US.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 months, 3 weeks ago

    Doctors, In The US, Have For The First Time Placed Humans In Suspended Animation (SA), Where Most Vital Body Functions Are Stopped Without Causing Death. The Process Is Done By Cooling A Person To Around 10-15 °C Via Replacing Their Blood With Ice-Cold Saline. SA Is Done To Fix Traumatic Injuries That Would Have Caused Death.

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  • Emmanuel Nwaodua posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 4 months, 1 week ago

    Many Elephants Are Held In Captivity For Research, Conservation, And Tourism. But, According To A Recent Study, Asian Elephants Held In Captivity Are Hindered In Reproduction For Over A Decade. And Calves, From Captured Females, Have Lower Survival Rates. ~16,000 Asian Elephants Are Held In Captivity In Countries Like Myanmar And India.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 4 months, 3 weeks ago

    Scientists Have Discovered That Babies In The Womb Have Lizard-Like Muscles That May Indicate The Remnant Of Our Evolution, About 250 Million Years, From Reptiles. The Muscles, Except For The Ones In The Thumb, Are Deleted Before Birth. But When They Persist, May Be Linked To Limb Defects. But Why Make Them Only To Delete Them Afterward?

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 5 months ago

    WHO And The World Bank Report Is Indicating That Disease X Could Kill Up To 80 Million People In 36 Hours. And This’s Due To Factors Like World Population Growth, Poor Access To Basic Health Services, Increases In International Travel And Migration, Travel Time Anywhere Being Less Than 36Hrs, Global Warming, And Dense Urbanization ETC

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  • Emmanuel Nwaodua posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 5 months ago

    A Lost 8th Continent, Greenland-sized, Has Been Discovered, Subducted 1000 Miles Under Europe. The Continent, Called “Greater Adria,” Is Said To Be The Fifth Continent Formed From Gondwana, An Offspring Of Supercontinent Pangea. Greater Adria Is Said To Have Slide Under Europe About 120 Mya, Forming Mountain Belts In What’s Now 30 European Countries.

  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    Scientists May Have Discovered A Method That Would Enable The Tooth Enamel To Be Repaired. The Method, The Ability To Produce Tiny Clusters Of Calcium Phosphate, Would Allow The Enamel To Be Reproduced And Grown Back. And The Cool Part Is That The Materials Needed For This Are Cheap And Can Be Prepared On Large Scales.

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  • Emmanuel Nwaodua posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    An Extensive Sheet Of Pumice, A Very Light And Porous Volcanic Rock, From An Underwater Volcanoe, Near Tonga, Is Floating Towards Australia. The Pumice Sheet, About The Size Of Washington, D.C. (58 Square Miles), Could Act As A Medium For Carrying Marine Organisms To Replenish Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Cool!

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 6 months, 1 week ago

    Ebola Seems To Have An Experimental Vaccine That Prevents People From Contracting The Disease. But For The First Time, People That Already Have The Disease Could Be Cured With Either An Antiviral Drug Called Remdesivir Or One Of Three Drugs, Like ZMapp–A Standard For Ebola Outbreak Treatment, Which Uses Monoclonal Antibodies.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 6 months, 2 weeks ago

    It Is Common Knowledge That Bats Use Echolocation, The Application Of Sound And Echoes, To Locate Their Prey In The Dark. But How Do Bats Find Preys That Remain Silent And Motionless To Avoid Being Detected? The Bats, According To A New Study, Use Leaves As A Sound Reflective Mirror To Locate These Motionless Preys.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 11 months ago

    This May Be A Ground Breaking Record For A Great White Shark. Fishermen, In Taiwan, Caught And Killed A Humongous, 15 Ft Long, Great White Shark With A Record-Breaking Number Of 14 Pups Growing Inside Of The Shark. Number Of Shark Pups, In Great Whites, Average Between 2 To 10, And They Grow By Feeding On Unfertilized Eggs.

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  • Cindy Alverez posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 11 months, 1 week ago

    Scientists Have Reversed Time To A Fraction Of A Second Into The Past. Finally, The Dr. Who Time Travel Is Now A Reality! Just Kidding!! This Was Only Done In Theory Using A Quantum Computer. It’s Like A Video Being Played In Reverse. This, Though Theoretical, Could Help Improve Some Medical Imaging Technologies And Quantum Computers.

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