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Un grupo de investigadores desarrolla una batería para cargar un móvil en segundos

La autonomía de los dispositivos electrónicos es hoy en día una de sus características más destacadas y actualmente uno de los grandes caballos de …

Brain Scans of Transgender Youth Could Put an End to Gender Dysphoria

Brain imaging could change everything for transgender youth.<p>Approximately 1.4 million Americans are transgender. Despite scientific evidence to the …

LGBTQI

Scientists have figured out exactly how much you need to exercise to slow your heart’s aging process

So there’s good news and there’s bad news.<p>The good news is there are steps you can take to slow your heart’s aging process, increasing the chances of living a long, healthy, fruitful life. The trade-off is that you really do have to go to the gym.<p>New research published this week in the Journal of …

Biomedicine

Samsung se vuelve a burlar del iPhone en su nuevo anuncio

Samsung lo ha vuelto a hacer. La compañía surcoreana ha lanzado un nuevo anuncio para <b>destacar las bondades del Galaxy S9 frente al iPhone</b>, y lo hace …

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

Device goes up the nose to permanently improve breathing

If you have chronic nasal congestion, it could be due to an obstruction caused by the shape of your internal nasal valve. A new device is designed to …

Medicine

Futuristic new device lets you talk, text, even use maps with no cell service

If you enjoy hiking, climbing, skiing, or any other activity that generally takes place in a remote area, we found something you definitely need to …

Apps

Spraying this material on desert sand will turn it into fertile land

For the past ten years, Desert Control has been testing a land treatment that promises to transform non-productive land into fertile soil. The …

Water

Boston Dynamics will start selling its dog-like SpotMini robot in 2019

After 26 years, Boston Dynamics is finally getting ready to start selling some robots. Founder Marc Raibert says that the company’s dog-like SpotMini robot is in pre-production and preparing for commercial availability in 2019. The announcement came onstage at TechCrunch’s <i>TC Sessions: Robotics</i> …

Robotics

Este dispositivo de mensajería por satélite no necesita cobertura móvil

La <b>cobertura móvil</b> cada vez es más amplia y llega a más lugares, pero todavía hay muchas áreas que quedan fuera de su alcance. La <b>falta de cobertura</b> …

A promising new cancer drug has hit a major setback, raising questions about whether the field is moving too fast

The surprising failure last month of a large clinical trial of a promising cancer immunotherapy drug from the biotech company Incyte has quickly …

Immunotherapy

How to find your eyeglass prescription without getting an exam

Need your vision specs so you can order new specs? This magical new tool can give you the numbers.<p>Want to freshen your face with a new pair of eyeglass frames? As you probably know, you can save a small fortune by ordering glasses online.<p>Just one wrinkle: You need to know your prescription. Sure, …

Eyeglasses

Revolutionary new blood test can instantly identify chronic pain

A world-first blood test that can objectively identify chronic pain has been developed by a team of Australian researchers. The test can reportedly …

Immune System

Sólo Corea del Norte sobreviviría hoy por hoy al apocalipsis zombi

Un equipo de investigadores brasileños han tomado la posibilidad de un ‘Apocalipsis zombi’ como objeto de estudio, elaborando un modelo que <b>calcula</b> …

7 Major Schools of Thought in Psychology

When psychology first emerged as a science separate from biology and philosophy, the debate over how to describe and explain the human mind and …

Psychology

10 inventos de mujeres que han cambiado nuestra Historia

Algunos de estos <b>inventos de mujeres han cambiado la Historia</b>, aunque algunas de sus creadoras no obtuvieron el reconocimiento que debían a lo largo …

I Tried This At-Home Metabolism Test, and My Results Completely Surprised Me

I originally heard about EverlyWell on an episode of <b>Shark Tank</b>, and I was fascinated by the idea of being able to learn more about my health from home. However, I was definitely skeptical of how much easier and convenient this DIY lab kit claimed to be compared to a traditional doctor's visit. So …

Wellness

A depression drug that researchers have called 'the most important discovery in half a century' just got a big lift

Ketamine, which has been called "the most important discovery in half a century," just got a step closer to becoming the first new depression drug in 35 years.<p>Johnson & Johnson, one of the pharmaceutical companies pursuing the drug's fast-acting antidepressant qualities, presented some promising …

Depression

El ídolo Shigir dobla en antigüedad a las pirámides de Egipto

MADRID, 27 Abr. (EUROPA PRESS) -<p>El famoso ídolo de madera Shigir, descubierto en una antigua turbera por mineros en Rusia en 1890, ha sido datado en …

Un asteroide-nave espacial, nueva solución para el viaje interestelar

MADRID, 27 Abr. (EUROPA PRESS) -<p><b>Una nave estelar construida a partir de un asteroide vaciado</b>, y capaz de mantener a generaciones de tripulantes vivos …

Alguien ha creado una canción con los sonidos de Star Wars en estilo house y es espectacular

Si estuvieras en una fiesta con música del estilo house y tocaran esta canción, es muy probable que ni te darías cuenta que estabas escuchando los …

Un neurocientífico redefine el concepto de muerte al lograr mantener vivos cerebros de cerdo en laboratorio

Un cerebro vivo en un tarro, literalmente. El último avance del MIT en materia de neurociencia es digno de una película de terror. El experimento …

LumiWatch, el smartwatch con proyector que transformaría nuestro brazo en una pantalla táctil

Se trata de una idea un tanto futurista, pero con el paso de los años hemos conocido proyectos e ideas que buscan dotar a los smartwatch de funciones …

Surgeons Amputated a 7-Year-Old Cancer Patient's Leg and Reattached It Backwards

The procedure is rare but serves an important purpose.<p>After British 7-year-old Amelia Eldred was diagnosed with a cancerous femur tumor last summer that would typically call for a leg amputation, the active little girl was determined to dance again.<p>Amelia before her diagnosis.<p>But an amputation …

Cancer

Han creado una 'tarjeta maestra' capaz de dar acceso a las habitaciones de más de 42.000 hoteles en todo el mundo

Bajo la premisa de que cualquier dispositivo electrónico puede ser vulnerado, la empresa de seguridad cibernética, F-Secure, ha creado un dispositivo …

Scientists can now keep brains alive without a body

A team of scientists recently revealed they’d successfully conducted experiments on hundreds of pigs that involved keeping their brains alive for up to 36 hours after the animals had been decapitated.<p>Maybe Sergio Canavero, the mad scientist who wants to perform a brain transplant on a human, isn’t …

The Brain

Desarrollan una terapia para aliviar un tipo de dolor crónico con luz

El llamada dolor neuropático es un tipo de dolor crónico producido por un daño en las estructuras del sistema nervioso. Los especialistas lo …

General Relativity explained like you've never seen before

A super-quick, super-painless guide to the theory that conquered the universe.<p>scroll down<br>to begin<p>For 100 years, the general theory of relativity has …

Physics

Robots will outnumber humans and be emotionally intelligent by 2048

According to some reportedly sound research, robots are expected to outpopulate humans by the year 2048. Experts have predicted that the number of robots will rise to 9.4 billion across the next three decades.<p>Dr Ian Pearson, a futurologist from Futurizon, believes his research has traced technology …

Un nuevo estudio señala que los refrescos etiquetados como "light" podrían contribuir a la diabetes y a la obesidad

¿Y si los refrescos que se venden como “light”, “zero” y demás “sin calorías” tuvieran un enlace con la diabetes y la obesidad? Eso es precisamente …