Imaging

First evidence that LSD produces a ‘higher’ level of consciousness is revealed in brain scans

The first scientific evidence of a ‘higher’ state of consciousness has been found in people tripping on acid.<p>Increased brain activity was recorded in …

Consciousness

Implantable loop recorder

An implantable loop recorder is a type of heart-monitoring device that records your heart rhythm continuously for up to three years. It records the …

Medical Technology

Follow-up: Bache Audio Tribeca-001 loudspeakers

The latest iteration of the Bache Audio Tribeca loudspeakers, similar to their bigger model 002AB I reviewed last year (reviewed here) showed up for …

Audiophile

A new high-resolution method for imaging below the skin using a liquid lens | Kurzweil

This prototype device may eliminate the need for many biopsies to detect skin cancer. (J. Adam Fenster)<p>University of Rochester optics professor …

Imaging

What it's like when SoftBank founder Masa Son wants to invest over $100 million into your company

Sure, they want your pitch, but what SoftBank founder Masa Son is really looking for is futuristic technology — even if it requires your company to do something it hadn't considered before.<p>For example, Light CEO Dave Grannan met with Son three times in Tokyo and California on its way to landing a …

Business

Catalog Page for PIA07915

<b>Original Caption Released with Image:</b><p>Kasei Vallis is our topic for the weeks of April 18 and 25. Originating on the margin of Lunae Planum, the Kasei …

Santa Barbara

Image - Star Cluster R136

About this image<p>The image shows the central region of the Tarantula Nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud. The young and dense star cluster R136 can …

University of Sheffield

Online Tool Helps Coloradans Compare Costs of Health Care Services

The new tool allows users to select a service and a zip code from their page's drop-down menu, which takes them to average prices, price ranges and …

Health Care

Telescopes and Instrumentation

Image credit: ESO/M. Kornmesser/F. Kamphues/TNO<p>As set out in its convention, ESO provides state-of-the-art-facilities for Europe's astronomers and …

Telescopes

IISC, Park Systems to open Park Nanoscience Lab

Indian Institute of Science (IISC) Bangalore India and Park Systems, a leader in Atomic Force Microscopes (AFM) to open ‘Park Nanoscience Lab’ at Cent

Nanotech

Moved to headquarters, is tapan misra out of race for top post? key ISRO scientist shunted to adviser role

ISRO officials said his appointment as an adviser to the present chairman practically edges him out of the race to head the space agency.<p>Written by | …

ISRO

Dad Poses His Children for Out of This World Images Using Photoshop

What do you do when you get bored with photography? How do you funnel your creative energy when photography leaves your creative soul empty? Do you …

Photoshop

Comparison of Leica M10 vs. Sony a7r3 with the best of Leica vs. Sony lenses

<i>"Comparison of Leica M10 vs. Sony a7r3 with the best of Leica vs Sony lenses" is by Onasj (click on images for a high-resolution version):</i><p>JTLeica (a …

Cameras

Actual Pictures Of Your Marijuana Are Really Beautiful

In its October 2016 issue, the journal <i>Cell</i> published the first atomic-level images of the human brain and cannabinoid receptor 1 (more familiarly …

Cannabis

4 Tips to Trigger Bass with a Crankbait

Bassmaster Elite Series rookie pro Ben Parker of Springville, Tenn., is an accomplished angler on the Tennessee River and has taken his fishing to …

Fishing

Artificial intelligence and health | Inserm - From science to health

Understanding AI<p>Artificial intelligence emerged in the 1950s with the objective of having human tasks performed by machines that mimic the activity …

Artificial Intelligence

Newgrange: Henge discovered may be astronomically aligned

Anthony Murphy says the new henge could be aligned to Bealtaine and Lughnasa<p>9 minutes ago Updated: 5 minutes ago<p>It is believed to have been built 500 …

Republic of Ireland

Helicopter-fired Navy laser weapon helps attack and destroy sea mines

The US Navy used an MH-60S helicopter-mounted laser system to scan and detect underwater mine-like targets during the ongoing multi-national Rim of the Pacific exercise, marking the first operational use of an emerging technology bringing much faster detection and a wider Field of View to …

Military

Computer scientists find that physicians' "gut feelings" influence how many tests they order for patients

Many technology companies are working on artificial intelligence systems that can analyze medical data to help diagnose or treat health problems. …

Artificial Intelligence

Correlative Detection of Isolated Single and Multi-Cellular Calcifications in the Internal Elastic Lamina of Human Coronary Artery Samples

Article |<p>Open | Published: 20 July 2018<p>Han Wen,<br>• Alejandro Morales Martinez,<br>• Houxun Miao,<br>• Thomas C. Larsen,<br>• Catherine P. Nguyen,<br>• Eric E. Bennett,<br>• Kellan P. …

Google Scholar

Solving the mystery of an unusual medieval text

After more than a year of research, Dorin, with the help of other scholars around the world, determined that the pages came from two different texts. …

Stanford University

The 8 Best Pentax Cameras to Buy in 2018

Whether you’re looking to capture memories casually, want a great introductory camera or a weatherproof model, there’s a Pentax camera for everyone. …

Cameras

Honor 9N Will Be Exclusive to Flipkart; Teaser Page Goes Live Ahead of Launch

Huawei’ subsidiary, Honor, is all set to launch a new smartphone, the Honor 9N in India on July 24th, and the company has already started sending …

Mobile Technology

Couple who met on university medical course graduate and marry on the same day

A couple who met while studying together at the University of Exeter have married and graduated from medical school on the same day.<p>Alex Tirb and …

Study Skills

Intestinal crypts recover rapidly from focal damage with coordinated motion of stem cells that is impaired by aging

Article |<p>Open | Published: 20 July 2018<p>Jiahn Choi,<br>• Nikolai Rakhilin,<br>• Poornima Gadamsetty,<br>• Daniel J. Joe,<br>• Tahmineh Tabrizian,<br>• Steven M. Lipkin,<br>• Derek M. …

Google Scholar

Planet-wide dust storm is currently enveloping Mars

Dust storms like this might provide hints about what happened to the Red Planet's water.<p>Here on Earth, we can have some pretty immense dust storms. …

Dust Storms

Image: Sweden in flames

With Europe in the grip of a heatwave and little rain, the scorched ground and dry vegetation is succumbing to fire. Fires have now broken out as far …

Arctic Circle

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

<i>“A half-read book is a half-finished love affair.”</i> <i><br>― David Mitchell</i><p>Photojournalim’s Moment of Reckoning – <i>Columbia Journalism Review</i><p>How Can Creative …

Photography

Photo FOMO: Fujifilm ramen, KodakCoin DOA and Nikon’s secret sensor lab

Afraid of missing out on the latest photo industry news while you’re out, well, actually taking pictures? Photo FOMO is all the news you might have …

Cryptocurrency

Sony XBR-65X900F LCD Ultra HDTV Review Settings

<b>Settings</b><p>Unit-to-unit sample variations, the viewing environment, and the source might render these recommendations less than optimum. They are only …

Color Management