• Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 2 days, 3 hours ago

    In A Bid To Enhance Computer-Human Interaction, A Team Of French Human-Computer Interaction Researchers Have Created Something That Might Give You The Creeps. They Call It “Skin-On,” A Mobile Case Made With Synthetic Human Skin. Skin-On Is Said To Respond To, For Example, Tickling, Poking, Stretching, Grabbing, And Pinching. Hmm!

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 4 weeks ago

    Researchers, For The First Time, Have Identified Food Types Fed To Prehistoric Babies. They Discovered This When They Found Milk, From Ruminant Animals Like Sheep, Goats, And Cows, In Vessels, Used As Baby Bottles, Dating Back > 7,000 Years. Feeding Babies Animal Milk Is Said To Increase Fertility In Women, Resulting In More Births.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 month ago

    For The First Time, Scientists May Have Reconstructed How Mysterious Early Humans, Denisovans, Look Like Via DNA Methylation Data–A Process That Relies On Extracting Information From Gene Activity Patterns, Rather Than DNA Sequences. Data Showed Denisovans Partly Resembled Neanderthals And Modern Humans, But With Some Unique Features.

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

    Astronauts, For The First Time, Made Cement In Space At The International Space Station. The Cement Produced In Space Seems To Be More Porous (A Function Of Strength) Than That Created On Earth. However, This Could Be Considered A Milestone As the Cement Could Help, Using Local Raw From Astronomical Bodies, Build Infrastures On Mars Or Moon.

  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Researchers At The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History Have Discovered A New Type Of Bloodsucking Leech, Since 1975 In North America, Dubbed “Macrobdella Mimicus,” In Charles County, 50 Miles Outside Washington, D.C. The Olive-Green Leech Is Said To Have Three Jaws With 56 to 59 Teeth In Each. Like Leech Is Not Gross Enough!

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 2 months, 1 week ago

    Sickle Cell Monitoring By Microscopically Looking At The Cells From A Blood Sample Is Majorly Flawed Because It’s Time-consuming, And Cannot Monitor In Real-Time Changes Associated With Sickled Cells. The New Method Of Using Microfluidics-Based Electrical Impedance Sensor, Via Conductive Properties Of Cells, May Remove These Flaws.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    It’s Fortunate That The Oil Stored In The Sunken World War II Era Ship, Called Coimbra, Did Not Completely Spill Into The Ocean. The US Coast Guard, To Prevent Any Chance Of That Happening, Has Recovered More Than 450,000 Gallons Of Oil From The Shipwreck Off New York Coast. Coimbra Is A British Supply Ship Sunk By German U-Boat Torpedo In January 1942.

  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 6 months, 2 weeks ago

    Another Alcohol Impact Contradiction. A Study Of 17,059 U.S. Adults, BTW 1988-1994, Indicates That Moderate And Heavy Drinkers Of Alcohol Were 2 And 2.5 Times, Respectively, Likely To Develop Severe Hypertension Than Nondrinkers. Hypertension Is A Risk Factor For Cardiovascular Disease. Abstinence From Drinking Is Recommended.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 7 months, 3 weeks ago

    The Yellow-Bellied Sea Snake, Hydrophis Platurus, Is The Only Reptile In The Order Squamata That Lives On The Open Sea, And The Snake Does Not Drink Sea Water. So, How Does It Quench Its Thirst? Well, According To Scientists, It Does So From The Lens Of Rainwater That Floats On The Sea Surface.

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  • Ken Yun posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 8 months, 1 week ago

    An Easy Way To Access One’s Risk Of Heart Disease Has Been Determined, And It’s Via Something Commonly Done. Doctors, Studying 1,104 Fire Fighters Over A 10-Year period, Have Determined That Folks Who Can Do Greater Than 40 Pushups Have 96% Lower Risks Of Heart Disease Compared To Those Who Completed Less Than 10 Pushups.

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