Michael Farley

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Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease in China: Modeling Epidemic Dynamics of Enterovirus Serotypes and Implications for Vaccination

by Saki Takahashi, Qiaohong Liao, Thomas P. Van Boeckel, Weijia Xing, Junling Sun, Victor Y. Hsiao, C. Jessica E. Metcalf, Zhaorui Chang, Fengfeng …

Public Health

For healthy eating, timing matters

When you eat may determine how long and strong your heart beats.<p>Fruit flies that limited eating to 12-hour stints had steadier heartbeats in old age …

Common Mistakes to Avoid When Making Bacon, the World's Most Perfect Food

There are some people out there committing truly heinous crimes against bacon. Don't be one of them. Avoid these common mistakes and enjoy the world's most perfect food.<p>Bacon is amazing. You know that. We know that. But just because it's already the world's most perfect food doesn't mean it's …

Cooking

Scientists find evidence of mathematical structures in classic books

Researchers at Poland’s Institute of Nuclear Physics found complex ‘fractal’ patterning of sentences in literature, particularly in James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake, which resemble ‘ideal’ maths seen in nature<p>James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake has been described as many things, from a masterpiece to …

Literature

Using food-web theory to conserve ecosystems

Altmetric: 56<p>Citations: 7<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>E. McDonald-Madden<br>• , R. Sabbadin<br>• , E. T. Game<br>• , P. W. J. Baxter<br>• , I. Chadès<br>• & H. P. Possingham<p><i>Nature</i> …

Physicists posit quantum gravity's rainbow

When white light is passed through a prism, the rainbow on the other side reveals a rich palette of colors. Theorists from the faculty of physics, …

Quantum Mechanics

Christians Are Bad at Science When You Remind Them a Lot of People Think Christians Are Bad at Science

You may not be familiar with the term <i>stereotype threat</i>, but chances are high you are familiar with the thing itself. It’s when you inadvertently …

Psychology

Keuchel inks record deal; Gattis to arbitration

HOUSTON -- Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel cashed in on winning the 2015 American League Cy Young Award by avoiding arbitration on Friday with a …

Cy Young Award

Consciousness Is Not Mysterious

It’s just the brain describing itself—to itself.<p>When Isaac Newton was 17 years old, he performed a series of experiments with prisms and light beams. Within weeks he discovered the scientific explanation for color, invented the reflecting telescope, proposed the particle theory of light, and …

WATCH: Spurs coach themselves during timeout, Popovich listens

Tony Parker and the rest of the Spurs coach themselves during a timeout against the Cavs on Thursday.<p>SAN ANTONIO -- Late in the fourth quarter …

Basketball

The Spurs exposed a major weakness in the Cavaliers, and there's no easy fix

While it was close throughout much of the game, in the fourth quarter the Spurs' unselfish, smart offense picked apart a Cavs team that looked disjointed on both ends.<p>Specifically, the Spurs seemed to realize late that they could get what they wanted by going right at Kevin Love on the defensive …

PODCAST AIN'T PLAYED NOBODY: NICK SABAN IS RUINING COLLEGE FOOTBALL

In the 20th episode of PAPN, Bill and Godfrey get riled up. Tennessee expectations are off the charts! Oklahoma does not need to move to the B1G to win the national title! Nick Saban (and dumb reactions to his success) have ruined college football!<p>Nothing like getting cranky and hitting the record …

College Football

Consciousness Began When the Gods Stopped Speaking - Issue 24: Error

Julian Jaynes was living out of a couple of suitcases in a Princeton dorm in the early 1970s. He must have been an odd sight there among the …

Giovanni Guidi Trio: This Is the Day review – sensitive piano jazz mutations

(ECM)<p>The second album for ECM by young Italian pianist Giovanni Guidi takes the sensitive empathy of his multinational trio (with New York bassist Thomas Morgan and Portuguese drummer João Lobo) a few soft steps further on from its fine predecessor. The atmosphere is mostly quiet again, but there’s …

Mutations