SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
RESEARCHERS HAVE DISCOVERED A WAY TO POTENTIALLY ERASE UNWANTED MEMORIES
Scientists have discovered that incidental data and significant data use unique proteins to form their connections within the brain. This knowledge could potentially be used to eliminate "triggers" in people who have suffered traumas.
ELON MUSK SAYS SPACEX ROCKETS WILL BE CAPABLE OF INDEFINITE LAUNCHES WITHOUT BEING SERVICED
SpaceX made some significant upgrades to the rockets involved in their latest launch. The upgrades performed better than expected and will help to continue to cut the cost of launches.
SPACEX JUST TRANSFORMED SPACE FLIGHT, LAUNCHING TWO ROCKETS IN 48 HOURS
A historic weekend "doubleheader" for Elon Musk ended Sunday afternoon after SpaceX launched two payloads into space within 48 hours of each other. The initial launch was also a first for the country of Bulgaria, which launched a telecommunications satellite.
DO GIRAFFES GET STRUCK BY LIGHTNING MORE THAN OTHER ANIMALS?
Two months ago, Reddit user infernograve woke from a vivid dream. As wakefulness crept back, the dream did not recede, rather, it stuck in his mind, piquing his curiosity and prompting a burning question.
GOOGLE'S DEEPMIND IS NOW CAPABLE OF CREATING IMAGES FROM YOUR SENTENCES
Google's DeepMind team has developed a way for their AI to be able to create images from sentences. The more detailed the sentence, the more detailed the resulting image will be.
NOISY CITIES DISRUPT HEARTBEAT AND COULD TRIGGER DISEASE, STUDY SUGGESTS
The cacophony of noise town centres could trigger heart problems, a new study suggests, after scientists found that fluctuating sounds on busy high streets disturb normal cardiac rhythms.
SPACEX’S WEEKEND DOUBLEHEADER OFF TO GREAT START WITH SUCCESSFUL OPENING
Today, SpaceX sent Bulgaria's first telecommunications satellite into space using a Falcon 9 that's already been launched before. This is the first of two launches scheduled for the SpaceX weekend doubleheader.
THE MISSING LINK: WHERE ARE MEDIUM-SIZE BLACK HOLES?
For decades, while astronomers have detected black holes equal in mass either to a few suns or millions of suns, the missing-link black holes in between have eluded discovery.
SCIENTISTS MODIFY VIRUSES WITH CRISPR TO KILL ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT BACTERIA
If the companies working on the tech have successful clinical trials, engineered viruses could provide humans with a powerful weapon in the fight against superbugs.
INTEL ANNOUNCES DEAL TO BRING VIRTUAL REALITY TECH TO THE OLYMPICS
Intel has signed up as a sponsor of the Olympic games through 2024. The company is expected to bring its VR, AI, drone, and wireless technologies to enhance viewer experience and hopefully attract a younger demographic.