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Anti-suicide nasal spray

The US Army is funding the development of a hormone nasal spray that they hope may ease depression and lift suicidal thoughts. Indiana University medical researcher Dr. Michael Kubek co-discovered a hormone, called TRH, that has anti-depressant properties.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingOct 14th, 2013

NASA Is Working on a Nasal Spray to Keep Astronauts From Throwing Up in Space [Nasa]

Red Bull may be sending dudes to jump from the stratosphere, but NASA's still out there doing stuff too. It's not quite as flashy as livestreamed sky-diving, by NASA is currently working on a fast-acting, anti-nausea nasal spray. Talk about technology we .....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsSep 7th, 2013

Gadget waterproofing kit

$30, and your phone becomes waterproof, or, rather, "Anti-wet". Any takers? Impervious is an invisible nano spray with molecules 1000x smaller than a human hair with super-hydrophobic properties. Read the rest.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsJul 25th, 2014

What do you do if you"re bitten by a venomous snake hours from a hospital?

In rural areas all over the world, snake bites are a serious, deadly threat. A nasal spray that counteracts neurotoxins could buy time to get victims to medical help......»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2014

Nasal spray could provide highly-targeted treatment for depression [Science]

A nasal spray containing a specially-developed protein peptide could form the basis for highly-targeted treatment for depression. #brain #health #mental health #depression #neuroscience.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated NewsMar 27th, 2014

Greatest Pharmacist Ever Prescribes Anti-Monster Spray for 6-Year-Old

If there's an award for the most adorable prescription of the year, pharmacist Jeff Dodds of Watford City, North Dakota has this year's title on lockdown. And all it took was some creative labeling and a very sleepy six-year-old girl with a monster proble.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsMar 12th, 2014

A Nasal Spray Promises to Prevent PTSD

Delivering a signaling protein to the brain after trauma staved off PTSD symptoms in rats.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2014

Putin Bolsters Security After 2 Suicide Bombings in 24 Hours

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday instructed the National Anti-Terrorism Committee to increase security around the country after two suicide bombers attacked Volgograd, killing more than 30 people. Officials say the most recent blast, which occur.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsDec 30th, 2013

Scientists Develop Early-Warning System for Alzheimer"s Disease

A quick sniff of a nasal spray sends microscopic metal particles into the brain, where they target and destroy the damaging proteins of Alzheimer's disease. No Alzheimer's? No problem--the... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsAug 5th, 2013

How to Survive a Snakebite

Forget sucking venom...a nasal spray could save your life if you're bitten by a snake, says a new study. Continue reading →.....»»

Category: topSource:  discoverRelated NewsJul 31st, 2013

Death of Swartz could yield reform of anti-hacking law

The suicide of Aaron Swartz may prompt changes to a federal anti-hacking statute that many view as overly broad, heavy-handed and outdated......»»

Category: securitySource:  scmagazineusRelated NewsJun 26th, 2013

Anti-scratch spray for device screens apparently works

Red Ferret reviewed Liquid Armor, a "nanotech" spray that you apply to your mobile device screen in order to prevent it from scratching. They found it very effective and easy to use: All in all we were very surprised (really!) to find that the coating.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsAug 24th, 2013

Insomniacs, now you can spray sleep right onto your skin

Mist melatonin on yourself until you slowly drift off to dream of a world filled with spray-on love, money and power, too......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  cnetRelated NewsJan 31st, 2015

British securocrats try to sneak in Snooper’s Charter yet again

Earlier this month, four U.K. lords tried to sneak the text of a rejected piece of legislation popularly known as the Snooper's Charter into a new anti-terror bill. After debate in….....»»

Category: mediaSource:  gigaomRelated NewsJan 31st, 2015

This anti-bullet wall can stop bullets from penetrating and ricocheting

Somehow a wall filled with these hard ceramic balls is bulletproof. It stops bullets from penetrating through the wall and even prevents bullets from ricocheting off the wall too. It's basically the best shield against a gun we have.Read more........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsJan 31st, 2015

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (for Android)

Malwarebytes delivers virus protection to your Android for free, but don't look for tons of features in this very focused app......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 31st, 2015

How to identify a jihadist, in one infographic from the French government

France is taking new steps to combat terrorism and believes French citizens can play an important role in identifying potential jihadis. On a new anti-jihad website launched by the government, French citizens are asked to look out for signs in people they.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

Man pepper sprayed for walking past police

Seattle high school teacher Jesse Hagopian was walking past police officers while talking on his mobile phone when a shouting police officer hosed him down with pepper spray. Read the rest.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsJan 30th, 2015

The Tech Diversity Story That"s Not Being Told

One of the most destructive tropes about Asian Americans is the pervasive myth of the “model minority”. Grounded in detestably anti-Black, anti-Latino stereotypes that pit one minority against another, the “model minority” construct presents Asian.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsJan 29th, 2015

EU may dismiss SolarWorld request for anti-circumvention probe again, say Taiwan makers

The European Union (EU) is likely to dismiss Germany-based SolarWorld AG's request for a renewed anti-circumvention investigation and instead will review the minimum price and annual quota set in 2013 on imports of PV modules from China, according to indu.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 28th, 2015

Pitt and Jolie, Together Again

Brad Pitt is in talks to play famed anti-poaching archaeologist Richard Leakey in his wife's next directorial outing, Africa. Brad Pitt is in negotiations to star in his wife Angelina Jolie's forthcoming drama Africa. According to The Wrap, Pitt wil.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJan 28th, 2015