Interdisciplinarity
Interdisciplinarity involves the combining of two or more academic disciplines into one activity (e.g., a research project). It is about creating something new by crossing boundaries, and thinking acr...
The Truth About Single-Payer
Democrats just won control of the House of Representatives. One of their big issues, single-payer health care, in which government pays all health care costs. --------- Subscribe to my YouTube chann...
The True Realities of Women’s Hiking Attire During The Victorian Era
The following is a short excerpt from my new book, Ramble On: A History of Hiking : For women, hiking attire during the Victorian Era was...
Ramble On: A History Of Hiking
When did we start to hike, as a form of enjoyment as opposed to simply going from point a to point be, and what is the future of the activity? Those are Jeffrey Doran's bookends to his book on the his...
Ramble On: A History of Hiking
I like the title. It sounds like something I would use myself! These folks have written a history of hiking. So far it is only available in paperback at US$18.95 from Amazon which is a bit of a pro…
Is This New Super Carbon Better Than Graphene?
Scientists have been searching for schwarzites for decades, here’s how their discovery could change our world. How Supercapacitors Could Make Batteries a Thing of the Past - https://youtu.be/GeSvErq...
New Treatments For Arthritis Look Promising
The new treatments for Arthritis are very promising.
This New Graphene Material Called Diamene Turns Harder Than Diamond When It's Hit By A Bullet
Scientists have created a new material called diamene, which promises to be as flexible as tin foil but hard enough to stop a bullet....
The Google Assistant can help you get things done over the phone
Whether you’re booking a table at your neighborhood sushi joint or trying to schedule a last-minute haircut before your big event, sometimes you just need to pick up the phone to get something done. H...
IBM - Could a machine debate a human being?
Could a machine debate a human being? 6 years ago we embarked on a mission to find out. Today, we're sharing the first glimpse of #ProjectDebater. https://ibm.co/2lgjL7w
The True Realities of Women’s Hiking Attire During The Victorian Era
The following is a short excerpt from my new book, Ramble On: A History of Hiking : For women, hiking attire during the Victorian Era was...
GeoWeb Conference
The GeoWeb Conference focuses on the emergence of a true geographic dimension to the World Wide Web, and on the impact of Internet technologies on the acquisition, processing and visualization of geog...
Henry Marsh’s “Do No Harm”- The Anatomy Of Error
For the schoolteacher, the changes had come slowly. First, his walking had grown unsteady; then his hearing had worsened. He had become stooped, and had begun walking with a cane, even though he was o...
Swedish Scientists Build Artificial Neurons Able To Communicate With Organic Neurons
Scientists at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have built a fully functional neuron by using organic bioelectronics. This artificial neuron contain no "living" parts, but is capable of mimicking the fu...
Utah Valley University
Utah Valley University, or UVU, is a publicly funded university located in Orem, Utah, United States with a 2011 enrollment of 33,395 students. Utah Valley University is the largest public university ...
Utah Valley University - Wikipedia
Neurons forming connections in vitro.... - Neuroscience News and Research
Neurons forming connections in vitro. via mymedicalwall
Alexander the Great - Ancient History
Alexander the Great recognized as one of history's greatest military leaders subdued the Persia Empire and spread Greek Culture to the Near East and Mesopotamia.
Shortstop
Shortstop, abbreviated SS, is the baseball or softball fielding position between second and third base, which is considered to be among the most demanding defensive positions. The position is mostly f...
Shortstop - Wikipedia
Calcicludine
Calcicludine (CaC) is a protein toxin from the venom of the green mamba that inhibits high-voltage-activated calcium channels, especially L-type calcium channels.
Calcicludine is a toxin in the ve...
Catchment hydrology
Catchment hydrology, is the study of the hydrology in drainage basins.
Main article:Water balanceCatchment hydrology is based on the principal of continuity, which is used to perform a water balan...
Yes, Animals Think And Feel. Here's How We Know
The author of a new book also says that animals can feel empathy, like the humpback whale that rescued a seal. Do animals feel empathy? Does an elephant have consciousness? Can a dog plan ahead? These...
Macron in the United States, from Funès to New York: ...
Macron aux États-Unis, De Funès à New York :
BIRD SONG OPERA
An audiovisual Twitterstorm performed by our feathered fellows. Keep the birds on singing: like and share the clip. www.shakeup.de
Palliative care
This short video explains what palliative care is and what palliative care teams do to help those with serious illness.