Nano packages for anti-cancer drug delivery

Cancer stem cells are resistant to chemotherapy and consequently tend to remain in the body even after a course of treatment has finished, where they can often trigger cancer recurrence or metastasis. A new study by researchers from the A*STAR Institut...

New rural struggles in platinum areas

The rise in platinum mining by major mining companies in formerly densely populated rural areas has ushered a new wave of rural struggles with rural communities fighting for self-determination and land control. These struggles are captured in a Working...

The first space walk happened 50 years ago, and nearly ended in disaster

It is 50 years since humans first encountered space – not Sputnik's first orbit, nor Yuri Gagarin's first spaceflight – but the first time a crew member stepped out from their spacecraft's relative protection and immersed themselves in the cold, hostile emptiness of the vacuum.

Windows 10 coming in 190 countries, 111 languages

Microsoft says its new Windows 10 operating system will be coming "this summer" in 190 countries and 111 languages.

Green and red auroras light up St. Patrick’s day dawn

A strong G3 geomagetic storm surged across the planet this morning producing a spectacular display of the northern lights. Some of you may who may have risen to see the new nova were no doubt as surprised as the NOAA space weather folks, whose overnigh...

Stay connected


Latest article

Cuomo: Economic reboot must account for second wave of coronavirus cases – POLITICO

Cuomo: Economic reboot must account for second wave of coronavirus cases  POLITICONew York posts negative net change in ICU admissions for first time since coronavirus outbreak  CNBCNew York now has more coronavirus cases than Italy and Spain  Daily MailNumber of Virus Patients in I.C.U.s Starts to Fall in N.Y.: Live Updates  The New York TimesStark...

Rudy Gobert-Donovan Mitchell’s relationship ‘unsalvageable’ after coronavirus

Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell have both recovered from coronavirus, but the Jazz teammates’ relationship may not be as fortunate. Gobert was the NBA’s “patient zero,” with news of his positive test for COVID-19 immediately leading to the league suspending its season on the night of March 11. Mitchell tested positive...

Terry Bradshaw has become the chief Tom Brady antagonist: ‘Tired of soap opera’

First Terry Bradshaw said Tom Brady’s departure from the Patriots must have involved his “ego,” and now he seems even more bothered by the fact that three weeks later, the quarterback’s stunning move is still getting so much attention. “It’s just a lot of things. I’m a little bit tired of...