NASA scientists have mapped the global wind circulation patterns in the upper atmosphere of Mars- 120 to 300 kilometers above the Red Planet’s surface. The researchers reprogrammed probes aboard NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) spacecraft to collect wind measurements on the Red Planet.
New study reveals GP trainees willing to use mindfulness to tackle burnout
on August 4, 2020 at 3:49 pm
Hope for vaccine: Novel coronavirus strains show little variability, study finds
on August 4, 2020 at 12:11 pm
‘Gnarly’ tumor shows dinosaurs got cancer, too
on August 4, 2020 at 10:55 am
Macular degeneration may increase severity of Covid-19: Study
on August 3, 2020 at 5:07 pm
People with age-related macular degeneration – an eye disorder caused by overactive immune system — are at greater risk of developing severe complications and dying from Covid-19, according to a study. Complement, one of the immune system’s oldest branches may be influencing the severity of Covid-19 disease, said the researchers at Columbia University in the US.
SpaceX guiding NASA astronauts to 1st splashdown in 45 years
on August 2, 2020 at 10:11 pm
Renegade protein interrupts brain cell function in Alzheimer’s disease, study reveals
on August 2, 2020 at 9:54 pm
Researchers discover new drug targets for lethal brain cancer
on August 2, 2020 at 4:44 pm
Study suggests social distancing in US varies by income
on August 1, 2020 at 7:12 pm
According to a new study, wealthier communities went from being the most mobile before the COVID-19 pandemic to the least mobile, while poorer areas have gone from the least-mobile to the most-mobile. The study by the University of California, Davis – showed about a 25 percentage point jump of the wealthiest census tracts staying completely at home compared with a 10 percentage point increase in staying at home in the poorest communities.
Breathing exercises can help students manage mental stress
on August 1, 2020 at 6:45 pm
Researchers have revealed that well-being strategies such as breathing exercises can improve mental health in college students and manages stress and anxiety. The research team evaluated three classroom-based wellness training programs that incorporate breathing and emotional intelligence strategies, finding that two led to improvements in aspects of wellbeing.
Patients hospitalised for Covid-19 at low risk of stroke
on August 1, 2020 at 1:07 pm
Physical distancing linked with significant reduction in Covid-19 transmission: Study
on July 31, 2020 at 12:20 pm
Young children carry higher levels of coronavirus: study
on July 31, 2020 at 8:28 am
Children under the age of five have between 10 to 100 times greater levels of the genetic material of the coronavirus in their noses compared to older children and adults, a study in JAMA Pediatrics said Thursday. That these young children might be important drivers of Covid-19 transmission within communities — is a suggestion at odds with the current prevailing narrative.
Tackling risk factors could stop or slow 4 in 10 dementia cases: study
on July 30, 2020 at 11:10 pm
Depression, stress higher during peak of Covid-19 pandemic
on July 29, 2020 at 9:21 pm
Vitamin D deficiency may increase Covid-19 risk: Study
on July 28, 2020 at 1:19 pm
In a fight against the deadly coronavirus, Israeli researchers have found that low levels of Vitamin D in the blood are associated with an increased risk of Covid-19 infection. Vitamin D is a hormone, produced in the skin during exposure to sunlight, and helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body, which are needed to keep bones, teeth and muscles healthy.
Study finds higher end of normal blood platelet count could indicate cancer
on July 28, 2020 at 9:31 am
How NASA found the ideal hole on Mars to land in
on July 28, 2020 at 8:13 am
Fertility may decline globally post-Covid pandemic: Study
on July 27, 2020 at 10:37 pm
Singapore scientists develop coronavirus test technique that delivers results in 36 minutes
on July 27, 2020 at 1:28 pm
Study reveals hospitalised Covid-19 patients have low risk of stroke
on July 27, 2020 at 1:01 pm