SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
IBM’S NEW AI CAN PREDICT PSYCHOSIS IN YOUR SPEECH
The AI takes subjectivity out of the equation.
GRAPHENE’S PROPERTIES HAVE BEEN TESTED IN MICRO-GRAVITY FOR THE FIRST TIME
The wonder-material rode the "vomit comet" for a bit of testing.
DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION COULD KEEP DEMENTIA SYMPTOMS AT BAY
The therapy stimulates the part of the brain that controls planning, problem-solving, and judgment.
JAPAN HAS LAUNCHED THE SMALLEST ROCKET EVER TO PUT A SATELLITE INTO ORBIT
Japan's space agency successfully launched the smallest rocket ever to deliver a satellite into orbit on Saturday, Feb. 3. The launch is an example of a small-scale side of the space-travel industry that SpaceX isn't currently equipped to service.
ALZHEIMER’S COULD BE SPOTTED SEVEN YEARS BEFORE SYMPTOMS APPEAR WITH SIMPLE MEMORY TEST
Alzheimer’s could be spotted seven years before symptoms first appear with a simple memory test developed by University College London.
SPACEX’S FALCON HEAVY JUST RECEIVED ITS LAUNCH LICENSE
The Falcon Heavy is the most ambitious rocket that SpaceX has ever attempted to launch - some even think it could one day be our ride to Mars. On Saturday, SpaceX received a launch license ahead of the scheduled launch for February 6th.
HERE’S YOUR FIRST LOOK AT THE MOST DETAILED SIMULATION OF THE COSMOS EVER MADE
“Analyzing this huge mountain of data will keep us busy for years to come, and it promises many exciting new insights into different astrophysical processes.”
DRUG-RESISTANT MALARIA SPREAD FOR FIVE YEARS BEFORE OFFICIALS REPORTED IT
The delay could stymie efforts to eradicate the disease.
4,300-YEAR-OLD TOMB OF ROYAL FEMALE OFFICIAL FOUND IN EGYPT
The tomb of a woman named Hetpet, who became a senior official in the royal palace, has been discovered in a cemetery on the Giza Plateau, archaeologists from Egypt's antiquities ministry announced today (Feb 3).
QUANTUM VIDEO CALL DISPLAYS THE FUTURE OF SECURE COMMUNICATION
In 2017, a year after China launched the Micius satellite, a quantum video conference was held between China and Europe. The 75-minute call was secured using quantum technology, and serves as a demonstration of the practicality of such communications.