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¿Qué es el ébola del olivo? La bacteria que tiene en alerta al sur de España

Xylella fastidiosa es un nombre que puede parecer graciosa, siempre que no seas agricultor y te dediques a cultivar olivos. Se trata de una bacteria …

IBM mantiene su posición en la carrera por la supremacía cuántica y presenta un chip de 17 cúbits

IBM Research ha finalizado el desarrollo de sus chips cuánticos más potentes hasta la fecha y ya los está poniendo a disposición de los …

IBM unveils its most powerful quantum processor yet

IBM's two quantum computing platforms just took a leap forward in processing power. The company announced today that it has successfully built and tested its two most powerful quantum computers yet -- the research and business-focused Quantum Experience universal computer and the prototype …

Can you solve this insane maths equation?

<b>A RESTAURANT will let you use its Wi-Fi for free if you can solve this maths question. But so far, no one has been able to crack it.</b>

Who needs a nose? This crazy new algorithm can predict smell just by analyzing molecular structures

Can you guess a molecule’s smell by studying its structure? Even if you’re an olfactory chemist — one who studies the sense of smell — the answer is …

Scientists Have Detected a Crack in Earth's Magnetic Shield

Uh oh.<p>Earth is such a habitable place, thanks in no small part to the vast magnetic field that surrounds our planet, shielding us from harsh solar …

Hawaii’s Thirty Meter Telescope Could End Up in the Canary Islands

The group behind the contested project is still pushing for construction on the Big Island, but has selected an alternate site just in case.<p>Construction plans for the largest telescope on Earth remain uncertain, but a possible alternative future for the Thirty Meter Telescope project is beginning …

Smoking Causes Hundreds Of Changes To Your DNA

Scientists have discovered that smoking doesn’t just damage your body, it fundamentally alters it, right down to your DNA.<p>In a study analysing …

Skin patches may help kids' peanut allergies, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Peanut allergies are among the most serious food allergies, requiring constant vigilance. In severe cases, exposure to even trace amounts of the nut can trigger a deadly reaction. But according to a new study published last week in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, a tiny skin …

Biomedicine

The real-life diseases that spread the vampire myth

Vampires are some of the most enduring monsters we have created. Diseases that plagued our ancestors played a part in their creation.<p>Diseases were frightening things before the age of medical science. Plagues and epidemics could appear without warning and cause death and misery.<p>It wasn’t just …

Eastern Europe

Human remains found in hobbit cave

Ancient teeth make Homo sapiens the lead suspect in the extinction of Homo floresiensis.<p>A pair of 46,000-year-old human teeth has been discovered in …

Physicists Just Found More Hints of an Elusive Particle That's Its Own Antiparticle

Matter and antimatter, simultaneously.<p>Almost 80 years ago, an Italian physicist proposed that a particle could exist as both matter and antimatter at …

11 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About The Flu And The Flu Shot

That dreaded time of year is upon us. Influenza viruses, which cause the flu, have begun to make the rounds. “Flu season is just getting started,” …

NASA Will Soon Test a Plane with Wings That Fold Mid-Flight

When you look out the window of an airliner and see the flaps moving up and down, you’re really watching the wing change shape. The flaps change the …

Aviation

Research team develops portable iPhone-powered lab that can detect cancer with 99% accuracy

It’s no secret that Apple has ambitious plans for iPhone and Apple Watch in the health industry, but it’s not the only company looking for ways to integrate smartphones in the medical field. Recently, a research team from Washington State University, under the leadership of assistant professor Lei …

Cancer

The new scanners that can really get inside your head

Equipment allowing UK scientists to track the workings of the brain in much more detail is being unveiled at Cambridge University<p>New visions of the brain and body’s detailed operations will be unveiled by a suite of medical scanners being opened this week. The newly refurbished Wolfson Brain …

Neuroscience

Aprende en 5 minutos de vídeo cómo funciona el increíble motor sin árbol de levas de Koenigsegg

David Villarreal | @davidvillarreal |<p>Al mirar a Koenigsegg muchos verán a un fabricante de espectaculares deportivos, potencia, prestaciones, rugidos …

This Is the Most Detailed Hydrogen Map of the Milky Way Ever Created

Using two of the world’s largest configurable telescopes, scientists have created the most detailed map yet of hydrogen atoms the Milky Way.<p>It’s …

Uber comienza a anunciar sus servicios sobrevolando atascos con un enjambre de drones

Por si fuera poco con tener que pasar todas las mañanas atascados en un atasco monumental, los habitantes de Ciudad de México acaban de descubrir …

Ontario plans new treatment for opioid addiction

Ontario plans to treat patients addicted to opioids with a safer but more expensive pharmaceutical therapy and to open pain clinics to improve access to medical care.<p>Health Minister Eric Hoskins will unveil the measures at a news conference on Wednesday as part of the government's wide-ranging …

Medicine

Demuestran que se puede generar electricidad doblando semiconductores

La redistribución de los átomos y electrones cuando se dobla un material se puede aprovechar para generar una corriente eléctrica. Hasta ahora se …

Inician las pruebas del Alcosynth, un sustituto del alcohol que no causa resaca ni malestar

Si te pasas con la ginebra o con el ron (no digamos ya si te pasas con el pacharán) vas a tener una buena resaca al día siguiente. En cambio, si te …

MIT scientists built a device that uses radio waves to detect your true emotions—even when you’re not showing any

“What if your wireless router could detect emotions?”<p>No one’s really asking that question. Except for, apparently, some researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab, who decided to build a wireless signaling device capable of reading …

Peer-Reviewed

This New Light System Shines as Bright as 21,700 Suns

Researchers from Europe have developed a solar simulator that replicates the heat and light of the sun’s radiation—and then some. The system, with a …

'Water Bear' protein could shield human DNA from radiation

Tardigrades, aka 'water bears,' are microscopic organisms that survive in harsh environments from the antarctic to oxygenless space. They are so robust that Japanese scientists froze a group of them for 30 years and successfully revived two specimens. But to understand what makes these tiny …

Scientists Think They’ve Solved An Ancient Antarctic Mystery

And the answer may yield clues about the future of our changing climate<p>About 2.6 million-to-5.6 million years ago, during the Pliocene epoch, a geologic mystery transpired. Somehow, fossils from tiny algae with hard shells called diatoms ended up spread over rock formations in the Transantarctic …

Someone created a functioning Transformer out of a BMW car

While most of us in the U.S. are talking about Teslas and self-driving Ubers, a company in Ankara, Turkey has quietly one-upped us all by premiering a literal Transformer.<p>The dual car-robot, a metal Hollywood demigod come to life, was constructed from a BMW car by a research and development company …

Employment

The Woman Who Forgot How to Move When She Closed Her Eyes

A quick test: Close your eyes for a second and try touching your nose.<p>Did you do it? Good. The reason you could — why you could find your target even …

Mutations

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El artículo científico firmado por un gato

Por Nacho Palou — 19 de Septiembre de 2016<p>En 1975 Jack H. Hetherington, profesor en la universidad pública de Michigan, escribió un artículo titulado</i> …