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Sea urchins aren't just 'bad guys' - Futurity: Research News

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 8:53 pm
Sea urchins aren't just 'bad guys'  Futurity: Research News

Sea urchins have gotten a bad rap as destroyers of giant kelp forests, but they may help their ecosystems a lot more than they hurt them.

New York brands itself a climate change capital. But will it work? - Grit Daily

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 7:25 pm
New York brands itself a climate change capital. But will it work?  Grit Daily

The way in which we view our sources of energy is about to change drastically. In its goal to enact climate change and achieve a net-zero economy by the year ...

'Everybody Is Panicking': Thousands of Alaska Students Scramble With Scholarship Money in Jeopardy - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 6:03 pm
'Everybody Is Panicking': Thousands of Alaska Students Scramble With Scholarship Money in Jeopardy  The Chronicle of Higher Education

On top of the University of Alaska system's budget crisis, the money that funds the state's two biggest financial-aid programs currently isn't available.

Stanford labs welcome teachers for summer research fellowships - Stanford University News

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 5:00 pm
Stanford labs welcome teachers for summer research fellowships  Stanford University News

Three Stanford schools – Engineering, Medicine, and Humanities and Sciences – have opened the doors of their laboratories to teachers.

Novel therapy administered after TBI prevents brain damage - EurekAlert

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 4:31 pm
Novel therapy administered after TBI prevents brain damage  EurekAlert

Could a therapy administered 30 minutes after a traumatic brain injury prevent damage that leads to seizures and other harmful effects? UT Health San Antonio ...

I hit my 10,000 steps every day… does that mean I can skip cardio for, like, ever? - Well+Good

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 4:02 pm
I hit my 10,000 steps every day… does that mean I can skip cardio for, like, ever?  Well+Good

Can walking your way through a 10000 steps workout give you the same benefits as a cardio workout at the gym? Experts weigh in.

Would You Like a Lizard With That Salad? - WebMD

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 3:51 pm
Would You Like a Lizard With That Salad?  WebMD

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter. TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Imagine this: You open a bag of *fresh* salad greens and out pops a lizard.

Summer institute advances social science in the digital age - Princeton University

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 3:15 pm
Summer institute advances social science in the digital age  Princeton University

The Summer Institute in Computational Social Science, held June 16-29 at Princeton University, helps early-career researchers in sociology, economics and ...

What it's like to be a neuroscientist - Stanford University News

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 3:03 pm
What it's like to be a neuroscientist  Stanford University News

In the second of a series on what the lives of Stanford researchers actually look like, neuroscientist Miriam Goodman and four members of her lab talk about their ...

Research Opportunities Grow - News & Media Relations - West Liberty University News & Media Relations

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 2:54 pm
Research Opportunities Grow - News & Media Relations  West Liberty University News & Media Relations

Read more about Research Opportunities Grow from the News & Media Relations Department at West Liberty University. Call 304.336.8203!

Event focussing utility of soft computational techniques held - Daily Pioneer

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 2:37 pm
Event focussing utility of soft computational techniques held  Daily Pioneer

Sagar Institute of Science and Technology (SISTec Ratibad) Department of Electrical Engineering conducted faculty development programme at its Ratibad ...

Social media use linked to depression in teens: study - Aljazeera.com

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 1:45 pm
Social media use linked to depression in teens: study  Aljazeera.com

Increased screen time on social media and TV linked to depression, but playing video games make 'one more happy'.

Helping transplanted stem cells stick around and do their jobs - Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 12:16 pm
Helping transplanted stem cells stick around and do their jobs  Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Bone marrow transplants of hematopoietic stem cells have become standard treatment for a host of conditions including blood and lymph cancers, sickle cell ...

New potential liver cancer treatment found with biomarker-guided strategy - Drug Target Review

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 12:05 pm
New potential liver cancer treatment found with biomarker-guided strategy  Drug Target Review

A cellular pathway may reduce side effects and extend immunotherapy duration in patients with the most common form of liver cancer.

Researchers build transistor-like gate for quantum information processing – with qudits - Purdue News Service

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 11:53 am
Researchers build transistor-like gate for quantum information processing – with qudits  Purdue News Service

Quantum information processing promises to be much faster and more secure than what today's supercomputers can achieve, but doesn't exist yet because its ...

Dealing with these two simple health issues in early adulthood can help prevent heart disease when you’re older - MarketWatch

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 11:37 am
Dealing with these two simple health issues in early adulthood can help prevent heart disease when you’re older  MarketWatch

Elevated blood pressure and cholesterol levels in young adulthood may lead to an increased risk of coronary heart disease later in life, according to research ...

Explosions, floods and hurricanes: dealing with a lab disaster - Nature.com

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 11:10 am
Explosions, floods and hurricanes: dealing with a lab disaster  Nature.com

Planning ahead and staying flexible are key to coping with the unexpected.

Swampy cells coordinate defenses in a surprising way - Futurity: Research News

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 10:39 am
Swampy cells coordinate defenses in a surprising way  Futurity: Research News

"There are many different ways of communication in biology but this is really a new kind of signaling between cells that we're trying to understand."

Christians Care About Climate Change If It's About Saving 'God's Creation' - VICE

Google Alert - July 16, 2019 | 10:38 am
Christians Care About Climate Change If It's About Saving 'God's Creation'  VICE

A new study from the Yale Program on Climate Change shows that one of the most effective ways to get Christians to care about global warming is to frame it as ...

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