Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The benefit of blue gold

RUSSIA - Moscow State University scientists used nanoparticles and changed the color of gold from sapphire to blue. Scientists have turned gold molecules into blue through a new technique to detect cysteine ​​(amino acids involved in the synthesis of many drugs). Previously,...
BELGIUM - The house of the former head of the government of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont in Belgium disappeared from Google's mapping services. As reported by the Spanish portal NacioDigital , on Google Street maps the Puchdemon's house in the Belgian...
UNITED STATES - Michael Jackson's father said that music producer Quincy Jones was "jealous" of his son, "because he has never worked with someone who has all these talents." Jones, who produced and worked with artists including Frank Sinatra, Ray...
UNITED STATES - Mars One's co-founder, Bas Lansdorp, promised that the first human crew would land on the Red Planet in 2032 to stay there forever. The first colonizers will land on Mars in 2032, said Bas Lansdorp, co-founder of the...
UNITED STATES - The use of sweet carbonated drinks promotes the development of type 2 diabetes not only among fat people predisposed to developing insulin deficiency, but even in healthy and lean citizens, the British doctors who published an article...
UNITED STATES - The use of large quantities of soda, sweeteners and fruit juices can lead to a deterioration in memory and a decrease in brain volume, the scientists write in an article published in the journal Alzheimer's & Dementia. "We...
UNITED STATES - The use of fruit juices on an empty stomach adversely affects the intestinal microflora. This conclusion was reached by scientists from the Institute for Integrative Genomics Lewis Seagler, part of Princeton University. The results of the study...
SAUDI ARABIA - Saudi authorities have decided to allow women in the kingdom to start their businesses and benefit from services approved by government agencies without the need of the guardian's consent to support the private sector. "Now women can start...
DENMARK - The size of a young person affects the risk of cardiovascular disease, say researchers at the University of Copenhagen. The more a person was small during his childhood, the more likely he is to have a stroke in adulthood:...
JAPAN - Japanese scientists have found a link between food swallowing speed, body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference, and came to a surprising conclusion: eating slower would make you lose weight! Japanese researchers from Kyushu University conducted a study of...
DENMARK - This spring, Denmark could be added to the list of European countries where it is officially forbidden to go out in the street in burqa and niqab. The draft law, drafted by the Danish Ministry of Justice, will...
BELGIUM - Even if "you have never visited the Facebook site before, it can track your browsing behavior, without you realizing it," said the court in Brussels, asking the network to stop tracing netizens under penalty of a daily penalty...
UNITED STATES - US scientists have invented a cancer vaccine from a genetically modified virus that stimulates immunity in the human body. Scientists from the University of California, San Francisco, have developed this new vaccine from the cancerous Pexa-Vec virus by...
BELGIUM - The court in Belgium demanded from the social network Facebook to stop collecting data on the actions of Belgian citizens on the Internet, otherwise the company faces a fine. This is reported by the Assosiated Press referring to...
UNITED STATES - In the operating system Windows 10 will be added mode High-Performance, which will make the computer run at full power. The new feature, however, will appear only in the "professional" edition of Windows 10 Pro. About this in...
UNITED STATES - The net loss of the US-based Coca-Cola Co., the world's largest non-alcoholic beverage producer, in the fourth quarter of 2017 was $ 2.75 million, or $ 0.65 per share, compared to a net profit of $ 550...
UNITED STATES - The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday called for more women to be given time to labor and reduce surgical intervention as well as more involvement in decision-making. Of the 26 new recommendations, WHO rejected the traditional...
UNITED STATES - NASA scientists using the Kepler telescope have discovered 100 new worlds outside the solar system, the Astronomical Journal writes. Some of the new exoplanets are similar in size to the Earth. "We confirmed the existence of a planet...
GERMANY - Cash is no longer the main way of payment in Germany, the study of the Bundesbank showed, indicating a change in the historical trend based on privacy and freedom, Reuters writes. The Bundesbank was a staunch supporter of cash...
UNITED STATES - The risk of infection with a bacterium that attacks the gastrointestinal tract due to consumption of raw milk was estimated to be 150 times higher than with pasteurized milk. Experts from US Centers for Disease Control and...