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Researchers develop AI that can re-create real-world lighting and reflections

RESEARCHERS DEVELOP AI THAT CAN RE-CREATE REAL-WORLD LIGHTING AND REFLECTIONS

Ever shop online for carpet or fabric and wish you could tell what it looks like in real life? Thanks to researchers at the Massachusetts...

Scientists give mice back their vision for the first time ever using gene therapy

SCIENTISTS GIVE MICE BACK THEIR VISION FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER USING GENE THERAPY

Scientists at the National Institutes of Health have worked out how to turn non-photoreceptor cells into rods in the eyes of blind...

 
 
 
Beef on the hoof vs. Beef from the lab: Cattle, clean meat strategies on agendas

BEEF ON THE HOOF VS. BEEF FROM THE LAB: CATTLE, CLEAN MEAT STRATEGIES ON AGENDAS

There's not a fight over space in the meat counter, yet. But you would not know it from two conferences scheduled just after Labor...

Combining three blood pressure drugs into a single pill is 20% more effective

COMBINING THREE BLOOD PRESSURE DRUGS INTO A SINGLE PILL IS 20% MORE EFFECTIVE

Dr Ruth Webster, of the George Institute for Global Health in Australia, said: 'Our results could help millions of people globally...

 
 
 
4 Things We Love About Hotel Gajoen Tokyo

4 THINGS WE LOVE ABOUT HOTEL GAJOEN TOKYO

Hotel Gajoen Tokyo. Credit: Hotel Gajoen Tokyo There are few institutions in the world quite like Hotel Gajoen Tokyo. Throughout its...

HUMAN RESOURCES SYSTEMS COORDINATOR - CHILDREN'S INSTITUTE, INC. - LOS ANGELES, CA

Generous paid time off. Access to continuous training and development. Does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color,...

 
 
 

PREDICTING THE RISK OF HEART DISEASE, DIABETES AND MORE USING MILLIONS OF GENE VARIANTS

Scientists led by the Broad Institute have developed a method for scoring disease risk based on data previously generated about five...

New blood test could spare men with prostate cancer from months of gruelling chemotherapy 

NEW BLOOD TEST COULD SPARE MEN WITH PROSTATE CANCER FROM MONTHS OF GRUELLING CHEMOTHERAPY 

Scientists at the Institute of Cancer Research in London have used the new test to analyse tumours in greater detail than ever before...

 
 
 
Battery breakthrough - Scientists have developed a thermal battery that can gather and store solar heat for use on demand

BATTERY BREAKTHROUGH - SCIENTISTS HAVE DEVELOPED A THERMAL BATTERY THAT CAN GATHER AND STORE SOLAR HEAT FOR USE ON DEMAND

Batteries keep all sorts of gadgets up and running. Now, a group of researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has discovered...

EMAIL REVEALS FORMER SALK PRESIDENT'S EFFORTS TO DISCOURAGE GENDER DISCRIMINATION SUIT

The former president of the Salk Institute discouraged one of her professors from suing for gender discrimination, saying in a private...

 
 
 
IIHS: Self-driving systems aren't that, and aren't ready for prime time

IIHS: SELF-DRIVING SYSTEMS AREN'T THAT, AND AREN'T READY FOR PRIME TIME

Self-driving systems aren't ready for prime time, says a new report by IIHS. The Institute tested five cars: two Teslas, a BMW, a Mercedes-Benz,...

Bookish beauties: Europe's 7 most stunning libraries

BOOKISH BEAUTIES: EUROPE'S 7 MOST STUNNING LIBRARIES

Photographer Massimo Listri scoured Europe for the continent's most beautiful libraries. From medieval monasteries to 19th-century...

 
 
 
When 'Instagram friends' die

WHEN 'INSTAGRAM FRIENDS' DIE

I wake, bleary-eyed, to see my friend Anya, all over my Facebook feed. Hers is a contagious smile, broad and beaming and my first thought...

Des Moines Makes List of Cities With Worst Drivers

DES MOINES MAKES LIST OF CITIES WITH WORST DRIVERS

Now that summer is in full swing, expect both traffic incidents and road fatalities to spike across the nation. The Insurance Institute...

 
 
 
Maura Is *Very* Excited About Her New Sailor-Style Jeans

MAURA IS *VERY* EXCITED ABOUT HER NEW SAILOR-STYLE JEANS

A few weeks ago, the Fashionista team took a fun morning field trip to The Met Cloisters to see the second half of the Costume Institute's...

 
 
 
Graduate Program Residency Coordinator

GRADUATE PROGRAM RESIDENCY COORDINATOR

Breathtaking scenery to work, live and play in - come join us in North Cascades National Park! - North Cascades Institute - Enjoy outdoor...

 
 
 
‘Old-Vine' Zinfandel Is Lying to You

‘OLD-VINE' ZINFANDEL IS LYING TO YOU

Like Disneyland, Silicon Valley, and traffic on the 405, old-vine Zinfandel is a California institution. For fans of the big and bold...

SEQUENCED FOX GENOME HINTS AT GENETIC BASIS OF BEHAVIOR

For nearly 60 years, the red fox has been teaching scientists about animal behavior. In a long-term experiment, foxes at the Russian...