Posts Tagged ‘spc’

Visualizing 3D imagery by mouth using candy-like models | Science Advances

August 20, 2021

potential new books to read….

August 1, 2021

from science podcast

Smart cities built with smart materials | Science

April 8, 2021

Is plain-old asphalt a smart, self-healing material?

Terrifying footage shows collapse of Arecibo Observatory’s massive radio telescope | Space

March 13, 2021

Dismay greets end of U.S. effort to curb spread of tree-killing beetle | Science | AAAS

January 31, 2021

Freelance journalist Gabriel Popkin and host Sarah Crespi discuss what will happen to ash trees in the United States as federal regulators announce dropping quarantine measures meant to control the emerald ash borer—a devastating pest that has killed tens of millions of trees since 2002. Instead of quarantines, the government will use tiny wasps known to kill the invasive beetles in hopes of saving the ash. “}}

Determinants of telomere length across human tissues | Science

September 27, 2020 Nice relationship to aging; related to Me analysis

How atomic bomb survivors have transformed our understanding of radiation’s impacts | Science | AAAS

September 20, 2020

think of the dentist’s chair

How atomic bomb survivors have transformed our understanding of radiation’s impacts | Science | AAAS

Reducing transmission of SARS-CoV-2 | Science

August 9, 2020

Illuminating article by @kprather88… Has a worrisome conclusion: #SARSCoV2 can be spread as an aerosol by asymptomatic individuals. The virus behaves a bit like 2nd-hand smoke. (Discussed in @ScienceMagazine podcast by @boron110.)

Perhaps being in public w/o a mask will eventually be treated like public smokers.

Reducing transmission of SARS-CoV-2 | Science

Barcoded microbial system for high-resolution object provenance | Science

June 27, 2020

Interesting paper. Wonder whether this technology could readily track people and thus has #privacy implications…

Barcoded microbial system for high-resolution object provenance

Jason Qian1,2,3,*,
Zhi-xiang Lu1,2,*,
Christopher P. Mancuso4,*, Han-Ying Jhuang1,*,
Rocío del Carmen Barajas-Ornelas5,*,
Sarah A. Boswell1,2,*,
Fernando H. Ramírez-Guadiana5, Victoria Jones1,6,†, Akhila Sonti4,
Kole Sedlack4,‡,
Lior Artzi5,
Giyoung Jung7,
Mohammad Arammash1,
Mary E. Pettit1, Michael Melfi1, Lorena Lyon1,
Siân V. Owen6,
Michael Baym2,6,
Ahmad S. Khalil4,8,
Pamela A. Silver1,8, David Z. Rudner5,
Michael Springer1,2,§

Science 05 Jun 2020:
Vol. 368, Issue 6495, pp. 1135-1140
DOI: 10.1126/science.aba5584

A fridge made from a rubber band? Twisted elastic fibers could cool your food | Science | AAAS

May 30, 2020

twist to heat, untwist to cool