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Here is a computer illustration of the unicellular fungus (yeast) Candida auris, which was first identified in 2009. (Photo: Getty Images) Getty There’s nothing fun about this fungus that’s a yeast. Candida auris can, did, and is continuing to spread in hospitals around the world. It can remain on people’s skin and objects, such as hospital
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Nicknamed the “mushroom of immortality” in English, Ganoderma mushrooms are known as “reishi” in Japanese and as “lingzhi” in Chinese. Ganoderma is a group of fungi that break down wood or cause white rot on certain tree species in the environment. Humans use Ganoderma fungi to treat anything from the flu to cancer. Some consume it as a
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This artist’s illustration shows an electron orbiting an atomic nucleus, where the electron is a fundamental particle but the nucleus can be broken up into still smaller, more fundamental constituents. NICOLLE RAGER FULLER, NSF If you were to take any tiny piece of matter in our known Universe and break it up into smaller and
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Doing this is not going to be good for your lungs. (Photo: Getty Images) Getty The list of things that you should not snort is very long. The list includes condoms, chocolate, bicycle parts, and Avengers figurines. It also includes sugar. But somehow headlines such as “Snorting sugar could help fight lung disease, study says”
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An attendee fires Taser International Inc.’s X3 stun gun during the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Friday, Jan. 8, 2010. 20,000 new technologies will debut at CES, which runs through Jan. 11 and is expected to see at least 113,000 attendees and 2,500 exhibitors, the Consumer Electronics Association
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(Reuters) – For decades, scientists have been perplexed by the marvelous preservation of bronze weapons associated with China’s famed Terracotta Warriors, retaining shiny, almost pristine surfaces and sharp blades after being buried for more than two millennia. FILE PHOTO: Terracotta warriors and horses, which were unearthed during the first excavation from 1978 to 1984, stand
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India’s Defense Research and Development Organization launched a Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Interceptor missile, in an Anti-Satellite (A-SAT) missile test called ‘Mission Shakti’ on March 27, 2019. Ministry of Defence, Government of India Nearly a week after India’s military blew up one of its own satellites in a ground-to-space missile test on March 27, U.S.
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Deposit Photos Introduction For any nation, the energy ecosystem is fundamental to its progress and development. Since the energy industry drives economic growth, the power grid has always had a profound impact on a nation’s economic survival, security, and sustainability. Now, supported by advances in emerging technologies like artificial intelligence, blockchain, internet of things and
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VIENNA (Reuters) – As carmakers push ahead with self-driving vehicles, an Austrian aerospace company and its Chinese partner showed off their pilot-less “flying taxi” for the first time in Europe on Thursday. People attend a test flight for Ehang 216, a two-seater autonomous aerial vehicle of drone maker EHang in Vienna, Austria April 4, 2019.
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Amelia, which has been described as the market’s “most human and comprehensive” AI platform and virtual worker developed by IPsoft, side by side with her human counterpart, model and entrepreneur, Lauren Hayes. (Source: IPsoft). IPsoft Let’s face it, not unlike other industries the field of IT is very male denominated and one doesn’t have look
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