How Science Helped Jacinda Ardern, Labor Party Dominate New Zealand Election, Control Covid-19 Coronavirus

Labour Party leader and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has claimed victory in the 2020…

Recognizing data points that signal trends for the future of business post-pandemic

Planning for a post-COVID-19 future and creating a robust enterprise strategy require both strategic scenario planning…

Women More Likely To Take Covid-19 Seriously, Comply With Safety Measures

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – AUGUST 31: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wears a mask meeting…

Cybershoes will turn to Kickstarter to bring its VR walking shoes to Oculus Quest

Cybershoes, a VR peripheral that aims to simulate walking, is coming to Oculus Quest and Quest…

Mobile game publisher Playtika files to go public in window for game IPOs

Mobile game publisher Playtika announced today that it has filed to go public in an initial…

We’re All About To Smash Through Trash From 1986’s Halley’s Comet. Here’s What To See And When

Halley’s Comet was last seen in the Solar System in 1986. (Photo by F. Carter Smith/Sygma…

PlayStation 5 UI reaction and more Xbox Series X questions answered | GamesBeat Decides 168

Sony finally revealed the PlayStation 5 UI, and Microsoft lifted the embargo for the Xbox Series…

Researchers Just Announced That Antibody Levels For COVID-19 Decline

Kids wiping and blowing noses. getty This week in mBio, an open-access journal of the American Society…

Researchers create optical framed knots to encode information — ScienceDaily

In a world first, researchers from the University of Ottawa in collaboration with Israeli scientists have…

Researchers discover that bacteria that ripen cheese respond to the volatile gases produced by cheese fungi — ScienceDaily

Researchers at Tufts University have found that those distinctly funky smells from cheese are one way…

Octopus-inspired sucker transfers thin, delicate tissue grafts and biosensors — ScienceDaily

Thin tissue grafts and flexible electronics have a host of applications for wound healing, regenerative medicine…

Coronavirus uses enzymatic cutter for virus production and to disable essential immune proteins — ScienceDaily

American and Polish scientists, reporting Oct. 16 in the journal Science Advances, laid out a novel…

New research comparing HIV medications set to change international recommendations — ScienceDaily

A new study by UBC researchers is set to change international treatment recommendations for people who…

Deep sea coral time machines reveal ancient CO2 burps — ScienceDaily

The fossilised remains of ancient deep-sea corals may act as time machines providing new insights into…

AI Weekly: U.S. lawmakers decry the chilling effect of federal surveillance at protests

There’s a thread that runs through police violence against Black people and connects to overpolicing, onerous…

The RetroBeat: 30 years of Monkey Island

This week, The Secret of Monkey Island turned 30 years old. Monkey Island is one of…

September 2020 NPD: Avengers and Mario lead strong transition into autumn

Americans showed up to celebrate Super Mario’s 35th anniversary by giving a lot of money to…

Electrically switchable system could continuously separate gases without the need for moving parts or wasted space — ScienceDaily

A new system developed by chemical engineers at MIT could provide a way of continuously removing…

Internet connectivity is oxygen for research and development work — ScienceDaily

Fast and reliable internet access is fundamental for research and development activity around the world. Seamless…

Arctic Ocean sediments reveal permafrost thawing during past climate warming — ScienceDaily

Sea floor sediments of the Arctic Ocean can help scientists understand how permafrost responds to climate…

When honey flows faster than water — ScienceDaily

It’s widely known that thick, viscous liquids — like honey — flow more slowly than low-viscosity…

Study explains the process that exacerbates MS — ScienceDaily

People with multiple sclerosis (MS) gradually develop increasing functional impairment. Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have now…

Fats fighting back against bacteria — ScienceDaily

Droplets of fat inside our cells are helping the body’s own defence system fight back against…

Ground-breaking discovery finally proves rain really can move mountains — ScienceDaily

A pioneering technique which captures precisely how mountains bend to the will of raindrops has helped…

Existing medications may fight coronavirus infection — ScienceDaily

University of New Mexico researchers who combed through a “library” of previously approved drugs believe they…

ESA Foundation leader explains why diversity in games matters more than ever

Anastasia Staten isn’t able to auction off cool vacations to game industry executives at an in-person…

ProBeat: Shame on tech companies that don’t give employees time off to vote

This week, thousands of Amazon employees petitioned for paid time off to vote. The petition asked…

Calcium bursts kill drug-resistant tumor cells — ScienceDaily

Multidrug resistance (MDR) — a process in which tumors become resistant to multiple medicines — is…

Supercomputing study breaks ground for tree mapping, carbon research — ScienceDaily

Scientists from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, and international collaborators demonstrated a new…

Remember that fake news you read? It may help you remember even more — ScienceDaily

People who receive reminders of past misinformation may form new factual memories with greater fidelity, according…

Safe sex or risky romance? Young adults make the rational choice — ScienceDaily

A study published in the journal Psychological Science found that young adults — contrary to how…

Are climate scientists being too cautious when linking extreme weather to climate change? — ScienceDaily

In this year of extreme weather events — from devastating West Coast wildfires to tropical Atlantic…

RNA folding may help explain how the coronavirus became so hard to stop after it spilled over from wildlife to humans — ScienceDaily

We know that the coronavirus behind the COVID-19 crisis lived harmlessly in bats and other wildlife…

Red maples doing better in the city — ScienceDaily

A team of researchers have examined whether urban red maples — a resilient native tree known…

The DeanBeat: How the ad ecosystem will cope with Apple’s IDFA changes

Game companies, app developers, and mobile marketers are resigned to losing the Identifier for Advertisers (also…

In His New Podcast, Alan Alda Champions Science For Curiosity’s Sake

NEW YORK, NY – MAY 22: Actor Alan Alda speaks during World Science Festival’s 12th Annual…