Scientists have trained a computer to analyse different types of brain scan and predict the age of the human brain, according to a new study in the open-access journal eLife.
Airborne transmission of viruses, like the virus causing COVID-19, is not well understood, but a good baseline for study is a deeper understanding of how particles travel through the air when people cough. Even in a slight breeze of 4 kph, saliva travels 18 feet in 5 seconds.
Introducing the “I Am A Scientist” initiative, which provides opportunities for students, specifically those in Junior High School and High School, to interact with the science and stories of today’s scientists—breaking down barriers like race, gender, and personal interests.READ MORE
Researchers have developed Early Bird, an energy-efficient method for training deep neural networks.READ MORE
To help winemakers get the chemistry of their wine right, researchers have made it easier to test the chemical makeup of their red wine to get the vino they’re looking for.READ MORE
Researchers have developed a multiscale mathematical model to analyze integrated biologic and pathologic data to determine prostate tumor aggressiveness.READ MORE
In a new paper published in the journal Nature Plants, researchers identify a series of multiscale and multidisciplinary components – from crop genetics up to global factors – that are critical for finding environmentally sustainable solutions to food security.