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Basic javascript algorithms toolbox: starter kit

<b>TL;DR</b>: Here’s a list of javascript quick-to-write algos that are often useful.<p>Coming from a ruby background, I experienced quite some frustration …

JavaScript

How JavaScript works: Event loop and the rise of Async programming + 5 ways to better coding with…

How JavaScript works: Event loop and the rise of Async programming + 5 ways to better coding with async/await<p>Welcome to post # 4 of the series …

JavaScript

These Scientists Have a Plan To Cheat Death. Will It Work?

Resurrecting the dead may be out of the question, but new research points to better ways to care for patients with critical brain injuries.<p>Nothing is as certain as death. Yet humans have come up with ways to push it further and further. The heart stops beating? Do CPR. The lungs fail? Use a …

Stem Cells

Scientists Use Ancient DNA to Identify Bizarre Species That Baffled Darwin

What has a body like a humpless camel, legs like a skinny rhino, and a face like the short-trunked saiga antelope? Until only recently, the accepted …

Biology

Callbacks in JavaScript | Zell Liew

7th Jun 2017<p>Have you came across the term “callback” but don’t know what it means? Don’t worry. You’re not alone. Many newcomers to JavaScript found …

JavaScript

Why Do Babies Have More Bones Than Adults?

For those of you who don’t know this already, the fact that babies have more bones than adults might come as a big surprise. Your shock is pretty …

Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cells

What do turmeric, apples, and grapes have in common? According to a new study, they could hold the key to preventing and treating one of the most …

CRISPR gene-editing tool causes unintended genetic mutations

It's not hyperbolic to say that the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technique has been a revolutionary breakthrough, allowing scientists the ability to …

Genetics

Why Your Brain Craves Cigarettes When You Drink

You're experiencing the weird effect nicotine has on memory.<p>You know the feeling. You're two, maybe three drinks in, and you suddenly get a special hunger. It's like a void that you hadn't noticed, and now you want to fill it with something hot. Something so hot and filthy that you'll regret it …

Everything you need to know about leukoplakia

Leukoplakia is a condition that causes thick, plaque-like white patches on the tongue, gums, and lining of the mouth.<p>Mouth irritants and irritating …

Free Education | Audio/video Courses - Physics

Physics<p>This provides a comprehensive collection of audio/video courses and lectures in physics from educational institutions around the world. The …

5 Online Learning Sources to Boost Your Business Acumen

The internet's free exchange of ideas makes it easier than ever to learn about real-world issues that affect your company.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s never been a better time to be in business. As the world has grown increasingly interconnected, …

Entrepreneurship

10 JavaScript concepts every Node.js programmer must master

<i>Rahul Mhatre is technical architect at Built.io.</i>With JavaScript and the V8 engine at the core, an event-driven architecture, and scalability out of …

Real-World JavaScript Anti-Patterns

(Part Two)<p>My previous post was mainly about pure JavaScript syntax, callbacks and iterating collections. In this post I would like to focus on usage …

JavaScript

Real-World JavaScript Anti-Patterns (Part One)

There’s often a better way…<p>Code reviews are a perfect opportunity to continue learning and improving your coding style. I work with a team of …

Scientists Achieve Direct Counterfactual Quantum Communication For The First Time

Counterfactual Communication<p>Quantum communication is a strange beast, but one of the weirdest proposed forms of it is called counterfactual …

Quantum Physics

Best courses to learn Javascript in 2017

Javascript it by far the most popular programming language out there. We can build static websites, web applications, native mobile applications, …

JavaScript

Never Before Seen: Deer Spotted Eating Human Bones

Forensic scientists studying human decomposition spotted an unexpected animal chewing on the remains.<p>In an unprecedented finding, researchers spotted a deer chewing on a human rib during a study aimed at examining how human remains decompose in the wild.<p>Scavengers take advantage of opportunities to …

A tour from JavaScript Callback to Promise to Async-Await

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>We are using callbacks in javascript from its beginning days. We thought it great. We can pass a method as an argument to …

JavaScript

Glossary of Modern JavaScript Concepts: Part 2

<b>TL;DR:</b> In the first part of the Glossary of Modern JS Concepts series, we learned about functional, reactive, and functional reactive programming. In</b> …

JavaScript

Suspended – Medium

50 Best Resources When Learning to Code

Introduction<p>Learning to code has slowly become a valuable asset. Regardless of your profession, understanding coding and technology is a valuable …

Computer Science

Closer to a cure: CRISPR cuts HIV from its cellular hideout

Last year, researchers at Temple University and the University of Pittsburgh unveiled a proof-of-concept study that described how the CRISPR-Cas9 …

Genetic Engineering

FDA Approves Consumer Genetic Tests | Investopedia

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the marketing of direct-to-consumer genetic health risk tests for 10 diseases and conditions from …

Molecular Biology

How World War II is Taught in Different European Countries - Part 1

www.ushmm.org<p><b>2015 will mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. Commemorative events will take place in all European countries,</b> …

World History

How artificial wombs will change our ideas of gender, family and equality | Aarathi Prasad

Science has shown what’s possible with lamb foetuses. For humans this could revolutionise birth, solving inequalities and raising new ethical dilemmas<p>In 1924 the evolutionary biologist JBS Haldane coined the term ectogenesis to describe pregnancy in humans provided through an artificial womb. …

Scientists step closer to finding cause of multiple sclerosis

As they find out more about the cell biology of multiple sclerosis, scientists are gradually unraveling the mysteries of the disease, although the …

Millennials And The Resurgence Of Emotional Intelligence

When you control how money is spent, you effectively control the world. And by 2020, millennials will represent 30% of all dollars spent annually in the U.S., or $1.4 trillion.<p>One of the ways millennials are causing a fundamental shift in priorities is their emerging focus on responsibility and …

Emotional Intelligence

Thousands of rare cancer-related gene mutations found

Innovative research, published in <i>PLOS Computational Biology</i> this week, explains how thousands of "previously ignored genetic mutations" may …

In A First, Gravitational Lens Reveals Magnified And Multiplied Images Of A Type 1a Supernova

Astronomers have, for the first time, detected a gravitationally lensed type 1a supernova — objects that always explode with the same brightness, and …