Facebook introduces the 14-inch Portal+ and portable Portal Go smart displays

    Facebook introduces the 14-inch Portal+ and portable Portal Go smart displays

    In brief: To rival the likes of Google Nest Hub and Amazon Echo Show devices, Facebook is expanding the Portal…
    New Target Discovered for Increasing Plant Oil Content – Applications in Bioenergy, Chemical Engineering, and Nutrition

    New Target Discovered for Increasing Plant Oil Content – Applications in Bioenergy, Chemical Engineering, and Nutrition

    Scientists from Brookhaven National Laboratory discovered a mutation that makes normal Arabidopsis plants (left) deficient in sterol (right). They did…
    Study explores the role of landlords in housing discrimination

    Study explores the role of landlords in housing discrimination

    Credit: CC0 Public Domain Examining the practices landlords use to screen potential tenants can offer significant insights into how racism…
    Microsoft unveils Surface Pro 8 and cheaper, WiFi-only Pro X with Windows 11

    Microsoft unveils Surface Pro 8 and cheaper, WiFi-only Pro X with Windows 11

    What just happened? Among the new Surface products Microsoft unveiled this week are updates to its 2-in-1 line—the Surface Pro…
    Astronomers Have Discovered a Gigantic Sphere-Shaped Cavity in Space

    Astronomers Have Discovered a Gigantic Sphere-Shaped Cavity in Space

    Astronomers have discovered a giant, spherical cavity within the Milky Way galaxy; its location is depicted on the right. A…
    Electoral cycles influence destruction of Atlantic rainforest areas in southern and southeastern Brazil

    Electoral cycles influence destruction of Atlantic rainforest areas in southern and southeastern Brazil

    A study analyzed data for the period 1991-2014 and revealed that deforestation increased in election years. Credit: Simone Vieira/BIOTA-FAPESP Program…
    Own one of these 11 Netgear routers? If so, patch it immediately

    Own one of these 11 Netgear routers? If so, patch it immediately

    In brief: Netgear has issued firmware updates for nearly a dozen routers after learning of a vulnerability that can be…
    New Engine Design Could Muffle Roar of Fighter Jets – U.S. Navy To Test on F-18 Super Hornets

    New Engine Design Could Muffle Roar of Fighter Jets – U.S. Navy To Test on F-18 Super Hornets

    Lab tests show promise for reducing jet noise in commercial and military aviation. Aerospace engineers at the University of Cincinnati…
    Metals supercharge a promising method to bury harmful carbon dioxide under the sea

    Metals supercharge a promising method to bury harmful carbon dioxide under the sea

    Credit: CC0 Public Domain There’s a global race to reduce the amount of harmful gases in our atmosphere to slow…
    Alleged Intel Core i9-12900K and DDR5 combo beats AMD’s Threadripper in Cinebench

    Alleged Intel Core i9-12900K and DDR5 combo beats AMD’s Threadripper in Cinebench

    In brief: Ever since several engineering samples of Intel’s upcoming Core i9-12900K ended up on the Chinese market, there have…
    How To Modify RNA: Crucial Steps for Adding Chemical Tag To Transfer RNA Discovered

    How To Modify RNA: Crucial Steps for Adding Chemical Tag To Transfer RNA Discovered

    A new study by Penn State researchers has revealed the chemical steps involved in adding an important tag—a methyl sulfur…
    Seeking climate-smart strategies for root, tuber and banana crops in central Africa

    Seeking climate-smart strategies for root, tuber and banana crops in central Africa

    Modeling showed an encouraging degree of RT&B resilience to future climates; however, targeted strategies would help ensure that crop suitability…
    Back to top button