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Covid: Norwich man's daughters praise hospital staff as he loses virus battle

Health News BBC - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 09:13
Daughters of a man who died from Covid pay tribute to hospital staff who fought to keep him alive.

This Fungi Could be Plants' Self Defence to Fend off Pest Attacks with Strengthened Immunity

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 08:09
Researchers have demonstrated that unique fungi strengthen the "immune systems" of wheat and bean plants against aphids. Fungi enter and influence the amount of a plant's own defences, resulting in fewer aphids. The results, published in the journal New ...

German scientists make paralysed mice walk again 2 weeks after treatment

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 07:09
Spinal cord injuries in humans, often caused by sports or traffic accidents, leave them paralysed because not all of the nerve fibers that carry information between muscles and the brain are able to grow back. But ...

7 planets orbiting TRAPPIST-1 may be made of similar stuff

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 07:08
Located about 40 light-years away, TRAPPIST-1 is home to the largest group of roughly Earth-size planets ever found in a single stellar system.

Light shows: Aurora borealis activity on the rise due to solar activity buildup

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 07:00
With the sun coming out of a period of extremely low sunspot activity, the number of visible auroras in the region should be on the rise for the next several years, according to Rodney Viereck, a researcher at the NOAA/NWS Space Weather Prediction Center in ...

NASA Shares Pics Of Jupiter's Magical Auroras Seen On North And South Poles

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 06:47
Bringing another cosmic wonder to its fans from the deep depths of space, NASA has shared some stunning images that capture the gas giant Jupiter. The images depict Jupiter's northern and southern auroras as captured through the Hubble Telescope.

NASA's Upcoming Roman Space Telescope Could Image 100 Hubble Ultra Deep Fields at Once

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 06:27
This view centers on the Hubble Ultra Deep Field (outlined in blue), which represents the deepest portrait of the universe ever achieved by humankind, at visible, ultraviolet and near-infrared wavelengths. Two insets reveal stunning details of the galaxies within ...

Delhi to Have Public Toilets Exclusively for Transgenders as Municipal Body Meets Long-pending Demand

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 06:23
It may seem a little late but the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has finally decided to provide toilets in the national capital exclusively for the third gender. In its annual budget for 2021-2022, the civic body has proposed to built toilets exclusively for ...

Could a Covid-19 smell test help bring coronavirus under control?

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 06:00
A new study hints that odour-based screens could quash outbreaks. Some experts are sceptical. less than a minute ago. Katherine J Wu.

Nanomaterials Improve Hybrid Flow Battery Electrodes, Advancing Renewable Energy Storage

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 05:28
With the help of nanomaterials, researchers found a way to improve the performance of hybrid flow batteries - making the store energy longer at a lower cost, less location restraints, and zero emissions. Researchers from the Warwick Manufacturing Group ...

NASA Astronauts Prepare For Two Upcoming Spacewalks This Year

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 04:30
The pair, who traveled on board the SpaceX Crew Dragon Resistance to the space station, will perform the 233rd and 234th spacewalk to enable the ISS's assembly, repairs, and improvements. Mission To ISS ...

Titan: Saturn's Mysterious Moon May Have the Largest Lake

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 04:09
Saturn's moon, Titan, contains many mysteries for scientists. But a recent study suggests it may hold the larges sea with depths up to 1,000 feet. PIA17655 Kraken Mare crop no labels. (Photo : NASA / JPL-Caltech / Agenzia Spaziale Italiana / USGS ...

Researchers Engineer Nanoparticles To Create Super-Hard Metals

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 03:43
Traditionally, metallurgists have made metal harder through a variety of processes - bending, twisting, passing it through rollers, or by hammering it - that work by breaking up the metal's grain structure. A new method has found a way to manage these small ...

Covid: Vaccinated people may spread virus, says Van-Tam

Health News BBC - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 03:04
England's deputy chief medical officer urges those who have had the jab to stick to lockdown rules.

Russian Astronauts Found Two Hull Cracks in ISS; Should We Be Worried?

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 02:50
Vladimir Solovyov, head of the Russian section of the ISS, told a Russian TV news channel that occupants of the orbital platform now require a microscope to detect suspicious leaks. Endeavour Orbits Earth ...

Bradley Beal's Wife Insinuates Hank Aaron Died Due To Covid-19 Vaccine & Got BLASTED For It (PICS + TWEETS)

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 02:23
The wife of Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal continued her claims on Twitter: Yalllll go right ahead and play around with that vaccine if you want to. — ...

Veteran Chicago cop charged after allegedly choking handcuffed arrestee in 2019 on South Side: officials

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 01:02
A Chicago police officer choked an arrestee in the back seat of a police SUV for more than 10 seconds after the arrestee used a racial slur, officials alleged. Louis Garcia, a 17-year veteran of the department, was charged by Cook County prosecutors with ...

NASA astronauts prepare for first spacewalk of 2021

Google Science Feeds - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 00:06
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla — NASA astronauts Michael Hopkins and Victor Glover are set to venture outside of the International Space Station on Jan. 27 for the first spacewalk of 2021. The duo, who flew to the space station aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon ...

'I couldn't breathe': The 26-year-old with Covid

Health News BBC - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 00:03
Twenty-six-year-old Mae Mamaril and her family all tested positive for Covid-19 at the end of 2020. Mae was the only one who was moved to an intensive care unit.

Coronavirus: 'Lockdown made me feel like I was in prison'

Health News BBC - Sun, 01/24/2021 - 00:03
John Nicholl, who is deafblind, says his use of hands-on sign language left him isolated in lockdown.


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