Spider venom messes with our brains—and may help protect them from harm

Australian funnel-web spider venom peptide protected rats’ brains hours after stroke. Enlarge / the Australian funnel-web spider (Hadronyche infensa) (credit: Toby Hudson) It may not be radioactive, but venom from a dangerous spider in Aus.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

Midwest RepRap Festival @ LanOC Reviews

Well, this weekend I took a break from playing Ghost Recon Wildlands and made the trip over to Indiana to check out Midwest RepRap Festival. While the name most likely isn’t obvious to most people, but RepRap is the community around 3d pri.....»»

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Motherboard vendors see shipments drop in 1Q17 despite new AMD, Intel processors

Despite Intel, AMD and Nvidia having all launched new processor or graphics chip products for the first quarter, motherboard players continue to suffer decreased shipments in the quarter and demand is also unlikely to pick up in the second,.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News2 min. ago

Implementing large-scale teleretinal diabetic retinopathy screening program

Can a large-scale, primary care-based teleretinal diabetic retinopathy screening (TDRS) program reduce wait times for screening and improve the timeliness of care in the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, the largest publicly operated.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News9 min. ago

Apple iOS 10.3 packs 20-plus new features & is available now

Apple has made iOS 10.3 publicly available and the software update for its iPhones and iPads is packed with a Find-My-AirPod feature as well as a slew of Siri, CarPlay and other additions.You probably know the routine by now: Head over to the Gene.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated News9 min. ago

Apple releases iOS 10.3 with new Apple file System, find my AirPods and more

Apple has officially released iOS 10.3 for the iPhone, iPod and iPad. The new operating system has a few new features and bug fixes like Find My AirPods and the new Apple File System. Along with the two big features, the company has also enhanced the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News9 min. ago

Amazon taps "Moonlight" director for "The Underground Railroad" show

In the arms race for filmmaking talent and marquee shows, Amazon just scored a big win for its streaming originals. Oscar winning writer and Moonlight director Barry Jenkins has signed on with Amazon to adapt Colson Whitehead's best-sel.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News10 min. ago

‘Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey’ remake announced for Nintendo 3DS

A remake of Atlus' 2009 dungeon crawler Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey is in the works for the Nintendo 3DS, and fans can expect to see new recruitable demons, added voice acting, and an all-new ending. The post ‘Shin Megami Tensei: Strang.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 min. ago

DirtySixer provides the first mountain and road bikes for tall people

After successfully creating the first and only proportionate 36er bike for this taller market, DirtySixer came back to Kickstarter with two additional models: A mountain bike and road version of the original. The post DirtySixer provides the first mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 min. ago

<i>Galactica stellaris</i>: Astronomers Build a Family Tree for the Milky Way"s Stars

Methods borrowed from biology are revealing previously hidden details about our galaxy’s history of star formation -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News22 min. ago

What"s Your Favorite Everyday Backpack? 

Plenty of people, myself included, prefer the versatility and ergonomics of backpacks to single-shoulder messenger bags when it comes to lugging laptops and other gear from A to B, so this week, we’re looking to find the best. Check out the rules b.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News22 min. ago

Meet the Nano 2 — a clamshell dome tent that opens and closes like a baby carriage

Unlike a typical side-door dome tent, the Mollusc Nano 2 tent opens and closes like the hood on a baby carriage. It is a one-of-a-kind shelter that is as suitable for a day at the beach as it is on the side of a mountain. The post Meet the Nano 2 .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 min. ago

Petzl revolutionizes the mountaineering industry with the Irvis Hybrid crampon

The Irvis Hybrid crampons from Petzl revolutionize the mountaineering industry by combining an aluminum heel, steel toe, and Dyneema connection bar for lightweight packability and technical climbing. The post Petzl revolutionizes the mountaineering.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 min. ago

Live Location lets you share your real-time whereabouts in Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger's new Live Location feature lets you share your real-time whereabouts with friends and family for up to a single hour. It's rolling out to Messenger users globally. The post Live Location lets you share your real-time whereabouts.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 min. ago

Children, youth born in Canada at higher risk of unintentional gun injury than immigrants

Children and youth born in Canada are at higher risk of unintentional injury from guns compared with immigrant children and youth, although certain subgroups of immigrants and refugees are at higher risk of assault-related injury, found a new study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News29 min. ago

Cell biology: The quickest route to the tip for protein transport

According to a new theoretical model, in cell protrusions and cargo-transporting motor proteins often get in each other's way. The upshot is that freely diffusing proteins reach the leading edge faster......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News29 min. ago

Cancer therapy: Tracking real-time proton induced radiation chemistry in water

Proton therapy is a promising form of radiation treatment used to kill cancerous cells and effectively halt their rapid reproduction, and the fundamental understanding for it is contained in the radiation induced water chemistry that occurs immediate.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News29 min. ago

Drug development: Subtle steric differences reveal a model for Ni cross-coupling success

Researchers have developed a predictive model may enable challenging metal-catalyzed cross couplings reactions that are indispensable to drug development......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News29 min. ago

Valkyria Revolution Coming West In June 2017 And Getting A Vanargand Edition

Valkyria Revolution will arrive in the Americas on June 27, 2017 and in Europe on June 30, 2017. Launch copies of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions will include a soundtrack and pin. Read Valkyria Revolution Coming West In June 2017 And Getting.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News29 min. ago

Facebook Messenger debuts live location sharing feature

Following in the footsteps of Google Maps, Facebook has revealed a location-sharing feature that is now rolling out globally on both iOS and Android. Live Location allows users to send their location to a friend or group of friends by tapping the .....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News29 min. ago

Researchers make a spinach leaf pump like a human heart

 Just when you thought it was safe to eat a salad researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute have shown that a decellularized spinach leaf can be turned into a vascular network that could help doctors regrow organs. The project, featured in.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News29 min. ago