The pandemic accelerated decades of research leading to jab-free vaccine now in human testing

Credit: CC0 Public Domain No one wanted COVID-19. The pandemic has created misery, death and hardship, and it isn’t finished yet. Still, the lingering crisis has generated opportunities, by expediting research that may benefit humanity far beyond the pandemic. Inhaled vaccines are one example. I am part of a multidisciplinary team working to make these … Read more

Australia’s leading scientists welcome new Ministers

May 31, 2022 The Australian Academy of Science has welcomed the new Albanian Ministry in particular the appointments of Ed Husic (Industry and Science), Chris Bowen (Climate Change and Energy) Mark Butler (Health and Aged Care), Jason Clare (Education), Tanya Plibersek ( Environment and Water), and Murray Watt (Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries). Professor Chennupati Jagadish … Read more

‘Smart’ Contact Lens Could Help Treat a Leading Cause of Blindness, Scientists Say

A flexible contact lens that senses eye pressure and releases a drug on-demand could help treat glaucoma, the second leading global cause of blindness worldwide. The compact wireless device, which has been developed by a team of Chinese researchers and tested in pig and rabbit eyes so far, appears to detect and reduce rising eye … Read more

Sleep Deprivation Impairs Stem Cells in the Cornea – Possibly Leading to Vision Impairment

After episodes of sleep deprivation, eye problems such as dryness and itching are common. Long-term sleep deprivation can increase the risk for eye disease. Sleep deprivation, which means getting too little high-quality sleep, is a serious health problem. More than one-third of Americans report sleeping less than the suggested minimum of seven hours every night. … Read more

Leading Florida Districts Select Penda Learning to Support Inclusive Science Instruction and Accelerate Growth

A unique combination of interactive activities, simulations, assessments, and instructional support tools help Florida educators close gaps and improve science learning. LOVELAND, Colo., April 27, 2022 / PRNewswire / – With a strong foothold already in FloridaPenda Learning, a Learning 2020 company, is pleased to announce new district partnerships with Brevard Public Schools, Clay County … Read more

‘Leading from the Boardroom:’ Forum to focus on life science leadership

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – If you’re an executive or director of one of North Carolina’s 790 life sciences companies, now’s the time to set aside May 4 on your corporate calendar. The Research Triangle chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) is sponsoring a full-day forum – Leading from the Boardroom: Navigating the … Read more

Geological Sample Bags Market Size 2022 Analysis By Leading Keyplayers

New Jersey, USA, –The Global Geological Sample Bags Market 2022-2028 report covers revenue, trading volume, size, value and these valuable data. The Geological Sample Bags Market Report provides an objective and impartial assessment and assessment of opportunities in the Geological Sample Bags market through a systematic market research report that includes numerous other market-related fundamental … Read more

Geological Drilling Rig Sales Market Size, Growth And Forecast By Leading Keyplayers

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Geology and Mine Planning Software Market Size 2022 Growth By Leading Keyplayers

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What came before the Big Bang? UB physicist’s new popular science book explains one leading theory

The book – titled ‘An Infinity of Worlds’ – explores the weird and wondrous world of cosmic inflation Release Date: March 31, 2022 BUFFALO, NY – In the beginning, the world was empty and cold. Prior to the Big Bang – yes, before the Big Bang – the universe underwent a breathtaking cosmic expansion, doubling … Read more