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Verily pauses research on glucose-sensing contact lens

VERILY PAUSES RESEARCH ON GLUCOSE-SENSING CONTACT LENS

Verily, previously Google Life Sciences, is putting a hold on its program to build a contact lens that can monitor glucose in tears....

Worldwide study reveals that air pollution is cutting global life expectancy by up to 2 years

WORLDWIDE STUDY REVEALS THAT AIR POLLUTION IS CUTTING GLOBAL LIFE EXPECTANCY BY UP TO 2 YEARS

The overall impact of air pollution around the world continues to worsen. A global research found that today's air quality has cut...

 
 
 
Russian Progress 71 spacecraft successfully launches with ISS cargo

RUSSIAN PROGRESS 71 SPACECRAFT SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES WITH ISS CARGO

Russia's Progress 71 spacecraft has launched with three tons of supplies destined for the International Space Station. The launch took...

Le programme révolutionnaire qui a contribué au rôle déterminant du Canada en matière de science de l'Arctique

LE PROGRAMME RÉVOLUTIONNAIRE QUI A CONTRIBUÉ AU RÔLE DÉTERMINANT DU CANADA EN MATIÈRE DE SCIENCE DE L'ARCTIQUE

Une subvention du PFSN a aidé Ann Balasubramaniam à se rendre dans le nord du Yukon en 2008, alors qu'elle était étudiante au doctorat,...

 
 
 
Meditation eases PTSD in veterans suffering from flashbacks, nightmares and insomnia 

MEDITATION EASES PTSD IN VETERANS SUFFERING FROM FLASHBACKS, NIGHTMARES AND INSOMNIA 

Researchers from the US Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington DC, found that 61 per cent of veterans with PTSD saw their symptoms...

Bio Roundup: Moderna's IPO, Arena's Comeback, E-Cig Survey & More

BIO ROUNDUP: MODERNA'S IPO, ARENA'S COMEBACK, E-CIG SURVEY & MORE

Thanksgiving is around the corner and this week delivered a bounty of deals that have a number of life science companies expressing...

 
 
 
New Method to Study Swallowing Could Lead to Improved ALS Treatments

NEW METHOD TO STUDY SWALLOWING COULD LEAD TO IMPROVED ALS TREATMENTS

Researchers mimic swallowing problems in rodents that will allow more targeted study of ALS progression.

BlackBerry to acquire AI-powered cybersecurity startup Cylance for $1.4 billion

BLACKBERRY TO ACQUIRE AI-POWERED CYBERSECURITY STARTUP CYLANCE FOR $1.4 BILLION

BlackBerry is set to acquire AI-powered cybersecurity startup Cylance for $1.4 billion, and is the latest in a line of cybersecurity...

 
 
 
Qualcomm pushing anti-Apple campaign with same research firm used by Facebook, reports say

QUALCOMM PUSHING ANTI-APPLE CAMPAIGN WITH SAME RESEARCH FIRM USED BY FACEBOOK, REPORTS SAY

The New York Times yesterday published a scathing report about Facebook, highlighting things such as the company's poor response to...

Romaine outbreak: Where should we go from here? Forward together

ROMAINE OUTBREAK: WHERE SHOULD WE GO FROM HERE? FORWARD TOGETHER

Opinion Editor's note: Michael Taylor and Lauren Bush, co-chairs of the STOP Foodborne Illness board, combined efforts to write this...

 
 
 
Mark Zuckerberg says he didn't know Facebook hired a research firm that tried to discredit its critics by linking them to George Soros

MARK ZUCKERBERG SAYS HE DIDN'T KNOW FACEBOOK HIRED A RESEARCH FIRM THAT TRIED TO DISCREDIT ITS CRITICS BY LINKING THEM TO GEORGE SOROS

Mark Zuckerberg says he didn't know that Facebook hired a opposition research firm that attempted to discredit critics of the company...

IAmScience Sarah Unruh

IAMSCIENCE SARAH UNRUH

By Erica Overfelt | Bond LSC Orchids are just weird. No, like really weird, even bizarre. But sixth-year biological sciences Ph.D....

 
 
 
Student Spotlight: Griselda Quintero

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: GRISELDA QUINTERO

Griselda realized that Aggieland was the home for her while on a mission trip with a fellow Texas A&M University alumni. That leap...

At ASHG 2018, Workshop Speakers Discuss SMRT Sequencing Applications for Human Disease

AT ASHG 2018, WORKSHOP SPEAKERS DISCUSS SMRT SEQUENCING APPLICATIONS FOR HUMAN DISEASE

Last month's annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics in San Diego was a terrific reminder of how much progress is...

 
 
 
Science Gallery London / LTS Architects

SCIENCE GALLERY LONDON / LTS ARCHITECTS

© Peter Landers Architects: LTS Architects Location: 5th and 6th Floor, Guy's Cancer Centre, Great Maze Pond, London SE1 3PU, United...

 
 
 
Simple, Scalable Wireless System Uses the RFID Tags on Billions of Products to Sense Contamination

SIMPLE, SCALABLE WIRELESS SYSTEM USES THE RFID TAGS ON BILLIONS OF PRODUCTS TO SENSE CONTAMINATION

NewsMIT Media Lab researchers have developed a wireless system that leverages the cheap RFID tags already on hundreds of billions of...

 
 
 
Here's exactly what to say to show your boss that you're good at your job

HERE'S EXACTLY WHAT TO SAY TO SHOW YOUR BOSS THAT YOU'RE GOOD AT YOUR JOB

John Heggestuen leads research for Business Insider Intelligence and manages a team of more than 20 analysts and editors in New York...

Security researchers discover flaw allowing access to deleted photos on iPhone, fix on the way

SECURITY RESEARCHERS DISCOVER FLAW ALLOWING ACCESS TO DELETED PHOTOS ON IPHONE, FIX ON THE WAY

An exploit discovered by a pair of security researchers allowed them to hack an iPhone X and access a photo that was supposedly deleted...