Amit Satpathy

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Is this the future of private jets? The world's first electric vertical take-off and landing plane that you can fly out of your back garden

• <b>The egg-shaped plane, called Lilium, has been heralded as high up as the European Space Agency (ESA)</b>• <b><br>The plane, designed by four German engineers,</b> …

Ask Ethan: How Does Dark Matter Interact With Black Holes?

Black holes are some of the most extreme objects in the Universe: a concentration of mass so great that it collapses, under General Relativity, into a singularity at its center. Atoms, nuclei, and even fundamental particles themselves are crushed down to an arbitrarily small thickness in our …

Dark Matter

Researchers Discover How A Specific Enzyme Protects Brain Cells in Parkinson's Model

<b>Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found how a widely known but little-studied enzyme protects brain</b> …

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Brain Mapping of Language Impairments

<b>Brain Mapping of Language Impairments</b><br>Researchers mapped different language impairments to specific brain regions to reveal the basic organization of …

The Brain

Have scientists found a way to 'switch off' hunger?

Team of researchers have identified the brain cells which cause hunger pangs<p>We all know what it’s like to try and lose weight, only to find ourselves gorging on chocolate once the hunger pangs strike.<p>There could be hope for dieters however, after scientists identified the brain cells which create …

Harvard Medical School

Lost in space: Russia tries to contact Progress spacecraft on ISS mission

Mission control loses contact with orbiting cargo capsule, which is carrying three tons of food and supplies for astronauts on the International Space Station<p>Russia will again try to make contact with an unmanned cargo ship after communications were lost following the spacecraft’s launch toward the …

Doctors print up '4-D' airway, save three babies

Three small children with weak airways that were constantly collapsing are alive and well thanks to a “4-D” printed splint that saved them from almost certain suffocation.<p>Three years after the splints were custom made and attached to their tracheas, the children are able to breathe on their own, a …

Porn data: visualising fetish space

What are the most expensive kinks? Is porn keeping track with inflation, and is it possible to map ‘fetish-space’? Porn metadata could help find the answers to these and many other questions about human sexuality.<p>Porn is one of the biggest yet worst-covered topics in popular discourse. It’s a …

What Are Mitochondria?

Mitochondria are specialized structures unique to the cells of animals, plants and fungi. They serve as batteries, powering various functions of the …

Here's the physics behind why the Apple Watch's pricier sapphire glass displays are actually harder to read outside

The Apple Watch's full-color touchscreen display might look flawless indoors, but it has one big problem:<p>The screen display looks kind of terrible …