Mark Takatsuka

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New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

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Reconfigurable origami tubes could find antenna, microfluidic uses

Origami, the ancient art of paper folding, may soon provide a foundation for antennas that can reconfigure themselves to operate at different …

This safe battery won’t burst into flames

A new lithium-ion battery shuts down before overheating, then restarts immediately when the temperature cools.<p>The technology could prevent the kind …

This New Half-Solid, Half-Liquid Material Can Heal Itself

Wow.<p>A new half-solid, half-liquid adaptive material created by scientists in the US displays a number of amazing properties, including the ability to …

Oddly gigantic supermassive black hole puzzles scientists

The supermassive black hole at the heart of a recently discovered galaxy is much larger than it should be, and astronomers don't know why.<p>The galaxy, known as SAGE0536AGN, lies about 2 billion light-years from Earth and contains roughly 25 billion times the mass of the sun. Galaxies of this size …

Dark Energy Renders 97% Of The Galaxies In Our Observable Universe Permanently Unreachable

When you look out at a star whose light arrives after traveling towards you for 100 years, you’re seeing a star that’s 100 light years away, due to the fact that the speed of light is finite. But when you look out at a galaxy whose light arrives after traveling towards you for a journey of <i>100</i> …

Striking Pictures From International Space Station Reveal Gorgeous Earth