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Video: Big questions about small worlds  PHYS.ORG · 37 minutes
Scientists who study the solar system tend to ask big questions: How was our solar system formed? Where did the building blocks of life come from? What hazards from above threaten life on our planet? To... more
World's finest gold specimen probed with Los Alamos neutrons  PHYS.ORG · 37 minutes
Using neutron characterization techniques a team of scientists have peered inside one of the most unique examples of wire gold, understanding for the first time the specimen's structure and possible... more
Customizing the Cellular Microenvironment to Improve Physiological Relevance  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
An interview with Marie-Charlotte Manus, discussing a new technology called PRIMO that improves the physiological relevance of cells in culture. more
ALMA Detects Salts around Young Star  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 hours
Astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have detected the chemical fingerprints of sodium chloride (NaCl), potassium chloride (KCl), and their 37Cl and... more
Gardena smart garden watering system is now HomeKit-compatible  9to5Mac · 32 minutes
The Gardena small garden watering system promised HomeKit compatibility in the first quarter of the year, and has now made... more
Gardena Smart System Gains Apple HomeKit Support  MacRumors · 2 hours
The Gardena Smart System is now compatible with Apple's HomeKit, thanks to the availability of a software update that brings HomeKit integration... more
Britain says there are three reasons tech giants must be regulated  9to5Mac · 2 hours
The British parliament has said that tech giants can’t be trusted to do the... more
Withings Health Mate review: I walked 500 miles for an app  THE VERGE · 27 minutes
My attitude toward health and fitness apps has long been one of deep-seated antipathy.... more
Apple Exploring Flexible Display Designs for Future Apple Watch  MacRumors · 2 hours
Apple this week was awarded a patent for a potential Apple Watch design featuring a flexible microLED display... more
Chrome to patch loophole that allows sites to block Incognito mode users  THE VERGE · 2 hours
Future versions of Chrome will fix a loophole that lets websites detect and block users who attempt to access them using the browser’s Incognito... more
Physicists pinpoint a simple mechanism that makes bacteria resistant to antibiotics  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
Physicists at McMaster University have for the first time identified a simple mechanism used by potentially deadly bacteria to fend off antibiotics, a discovery which is... more
Energetic particles can bombard exoplanets  PHYS.ORG · 3 hours
TRAPPIST-1 is a system of seven Earth-sized worlds orbiting an ultra-cool dwarf star about 120 light-years away. The star, and hence its system of planets, is thought to be between five-to-ten billion years old, up to twice as... more
Medical News Today: Marijuana may be risky for those with heart disease  MNT · 53 minutes
The case of a 70-year-old man who had a heart attack after eating a marijuana lollipop has caused concern in the medical community. more
WATCH: Facebook called 'digital gangsters'  ABC NEWS · 58 minutes
A new report by British lawmakers said the social media giant intentionally violates data-privacy and competition laws. more
Predicting sequence from structure  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
One way to probe intricate biological systems is to block their components from interacting and see what happens. This method allows researchers to better understand cellular processes and functions, augmenting everyday laboratory experiments, diagnostic assays, and therapeutic interventions. As a... more
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Leaks Indicate February 22 Launch, $279 Price, Specs, Performance  Gadgets 360 · 2 hours
A flood of leaks and rumours seem to all but confirm that Nvidia is gearing up to launch a more... more
Implementing a practical quantum secure direct communication system  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
Quantum secure direct communication (QSDC) is an important branch of quantum communication, based on the principles of quantum mechanics for the direct transmission of classified information. While recent proof-of-principle experimental studies have... more
Huawei risks can be managed, UK cyber chiefs conclude  Sky News · 2 hours
Any risks from using equipment made by Chinese tech firm Huawei in the rollout of 5G networks can be managed, UK cyber security chiefs have concluded. more
What's really feeding Long Island's destructive brown tides?  PHYS.ORG · 3 hours
Researchers at Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory may have found a new strategy to limit the growth of an algae species called Aureococcus anophagefferens, which at high densities can result in devastating... more
Fitbit Charge 3 vs. Versa: Which one should you buy? - CNET  CNET · 32 minutes
There's not as much separating these fitness trackers as you might think. more
Genetics efforts enriching nutrition of popcorn, sorghum  PHYS.ORG · 37 minutes
Two kernels of the same idea—cultivating protein quality in cereal grains—are reaching maturity at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. more
Linking sensing to signaling during plant immunity  PHYS.ORG · 37 minutes
Plant defense against invading pathogens relies upon effective recognition of non-self organisms and a subsequent signaling response characterized by reprogramming of host gene expression and localized cell death to combat infection and provide resistance.... more
Crash Team Racing Remake Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Price for India Revealed  Gadgets 360 · 2 hours
Crash Team Racing remake Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled for PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch has a price for India. more
Windows 10 auto updates keep bugging you? Here's how to stop them.  Windows Central · 2 hours
If you're fed up with Windows 10 installing updates automatically, then use this guide to stop this behavior and decide when to install them.... more
Berlin to get single travel app for public, private services  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
Berlin is unveiling a new app that will let people use public transport, rental bikes, car-sharing and taxis seamlessly to journey through the German capital more
'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for Facebook  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
A parliamentary committee report is recommending that the United Kingdom government increase oversight of social media platforms like Facebook more
Huawei 5G Equipment Risk Can Be Mitigated, UK Concludes: Report  Gadgets 360 · 3 hours
The conclusion reached by Britain would "carry great weight" with European leaders, the FT reported, citing a source. more
YouTube aids flat earth conspiracy theorists, research suggests  BBC · 30 minutes
The ranks of people who believe the Earth is flat are being helped by YouTube, suggests a US study. more
How to buy a microwave - CNET  CNET · 32 minutes
This buying guide is what you need if you're looking for a new microwave. more
Study: COPD patients need more support when understanding new chest symptoms  NEWS MEDICAL · 44 minutes
People with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease need more support when understanding and acting on new chest symptoms, a study in the journal Psycho-Oncology reports. more
World's finest gold specimen probed with Los Alamos neutrons
Video: Big questions about small worlds
Customizing the Cellular Microenvironment to Improve Physiological Relevance
OnePlus makes Google Duo its favored video-calling app
Killer whales eat dolphins. So why are these dolphins tempting fate?
The ‘90s app responsible for those transforming Animorphs book covers
Whitestone Dome claims to be the only screen protector compatible w/ Galaxy S10’s ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
Stardew Valley is coming to Android soon, Google Play pre-registration now open
Diagnosing 'art acne' in Georgia O'Keeffe's paintings
Meteorite source in asteroid belt not a single debris field
Bruno Ganz, actor whose Hitler scene became a YouTube meme, has died - CNET
Bruno Ganz, actor whose Hitler scene became a YouTube meme, has died - CNET
Bruno Ganz, actor whose Hitler scene became a YouTube meme, has died - CNET
Bruno Ganz, actor whose Hitler scene became a YouTube meme, has died - CNET
Bruno Ganz, actor whose Hitler scene became a YouTube meme, has died - CNET
Pikuniku is a weird and whimsical adventure for the Switch
TCL’s first foldable phone could slap-bracelet itself into a smartwatch