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HOT Science: September 24, 2019

September 24, 2019

These are science technology and medical news stories for the week. I collect and present them at LCS in Ajijic, Mexico on Tuesdays in the Sala at 1:30. I post them since many are interested in science, and there is so much progress now.

HOT Science – 9/24/2019

Top News

What if aging weren’t inevitable, but a curable disease?
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614080/what-if-aging-werent-inevitable-but-a-curable-disease/

How the world will change as computers spread into everyday objects
The “Internet of Things” will fundamentally change the relationship between consumers and producers
https://www.economist.com/leaders/2019/09/12/how-the-world-will-change-as-computers-spread-into-everyday-objects

Transformative? New Device Harvests Energy in Darkness
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/12/science/solar-energy-power-electricity.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Science

Technology/Materials

Brain-inspired computing could tackle big problems in a small way
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190913080731.htm

Brain-computer interfaces without the mess
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190918112424.htm

Environmental

Cutting emissions gradually will avert sudden jump in warming
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190918161623.htm

Biology/Medical/Health

Has this scientist finally found the fountain of youth?
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614074/scientist-fountain-of-youth-epigenome/

The happiest introverts may be extraverts
Advice for introverts: Fake it, and you’ll be happier
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190917100449.htm

Drinking tea improves brain health, study suggests
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190912100945.htm

Kidney disease: Senescent cell burden is reduced in humans by senolytic drugs
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190918075729.htm

Alzheimer’s targets brain cells that help people stay awake
The new finding could fundamentally refocus dementia research
https://www.sciencenews.org/article/alzheimers-targets-brain-cells-help-people-stay-awake

Diet impacts the sensitivity of gut microbiome to antibiotics, mouse study finds
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190912112430.htm

New piece of Alzheimer’s puzzle found
https:// http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190917134359.htm

LH dipeptide may improve mental health
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190913092145.htm

 

 


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