Nutrition experts reveal the worst foods and drinks for brain health

Nutrition experts reveal the worst foods and drinks for brain health

There are many reasons to want to eat well, but among them, one priority may be to promote your brain health. From reducing your risk of dementia to supporting mental health, experts say there are good reasons to limit these foods and drinks if you aren’t doing so already. Check out these details — and … Read more

For now, wary US treads water with transformed COVID-19

For now, wary US treads water with transformed COVID-19

The fast-changing coronavirus has kicked off summer in the US with lots of infections but relatively few deaths compared to its prior incarnations. COVID-19 is still killing hundreds of Americans each day, but is not nearly as dangerous as it was last fall and winter. “It’s going to be a good summer and we deserve … Read more

Modern Warfare 2: Should fans be worried?

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Modern Warfare 2 has quickly become one of this year’s most anticipated AAA titles, everything seems to indicate a successful launch, despite nobody taking notice of the straw in the wind. Let’s take a peek behind the curtain, looking at the people pushing and powering this blockbuster; for what most would consider Call of Duty’s … Read more

A ceramic airgel made with nanocrystals and embedded in a matrix for use in thermal insulation applications

A ceramic airgel made with nanocrystals and embedded in a matrix for use in thermal insulation applications

Nature (2022). DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-04784-0″ width=”800″ height=”530″/> Multiscale design of hypocrystalline ceramic nanofibrous airgel. a, Deformation modes and the corresponding ν and α of crystalline (C), amorphous (A) and hypocrystalline (H) ceramic fibrous cells under mechanical and thermal excitations. The colored scale bar indicates the variation of ceramics from amorphous to crystal by using a local-entropy-based … Read more

Humans are making it hard to listen for aliens

Humans are making it hard to listen for aliens

Dan Werthimer has spent more than four decades trying to eavesdrop on aliens. A pioneering researcher in the field of astronomy known as SETI, or the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, Werthimer’s work involves scanning the cosmos with huge, ground-based radio telescopes to look for strange or unexplained signals that may have originated from alien civilizations. … Read more

No game does pride like Apex Legends

No game does pride like Apex Legends

Apex Legends has set a very high bar for LGBTQIA representation in modern multiplayer games – so high, in fact, that you’d be hard-pressed to find any game that comes even close to it. From a nonbinary character whose pronouns are correctly used by other Legends to two openly gay cis women having flirtatious banter … Read more