Jan
14

Telemedicine Improves Rural ER Response Time

From HealthLeaders Media: Among patients who were transferred to other hospitals, the length-of-stay at the emergency room in the first hospital was shorter for patients who had telemedicine consults. … [Read more...]

Jan
14

Black Hole Hunter: Priya N.

As a child, theoretical astrophysicist Priya Natarajan loved atlas. As an adult, she maps the cosmos. … [Read more...]

Jan
14

Watch: James Harrison Has No Interest In Watching Steelers vs. Jaguars

James Harrison says he has other things to do instead of watching Steelers vs. Jaguars Sunday. … [Read more...]

Jan
14

False Missile Warning in Hawaii Adds to Scrutiny of Emergency Alert System

An errant cellphone alert about an incoming ballistic missile set off a panic and prompted calls for major improvements to America’s approach to disaster notification. … [Read more...]

Jan
14

US review shows pesticides harm threatened salmon, whales

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal scientists have determined that a family of widely used pesticides poses a threat to dozens of endangered and threatened species, including Pacific salmon, Atlantic sturgeon and Puget Sound orcas.... … [Read more...]

Jan
14

Stingray soft robot could lead to bio-inspired robotics

Bioengineers have developed a tissue-based soft robot that mimics the biomechanics of a stingray. The new technology could lead to advances in bio-inspired robotics, regenerative medicine and medical diagnostics. … [Read more...]

Jan
14

Microbial signal recognition stems from existing building blocks

Scientists have characterized a protein that enables certain microorganisms to recognize and absorb ammonium in their environment. Ammonium is considered a toxin that pollutes ecosystems - but for these bacteria it represents an important nutrient and energy source. … [Read more...]

Jan
13

Causes of False Missile Alerts: The Sun, the Moon and a 46-Cent Chip

Every decade since the dawn of the nuclear age has seen its share of erroneous alarms, experts said. We revisit a few of them. … [Read more...]

Jan
13

A New Approach To Refugees: Pay Them To Go Home

Even though the refugee crisis in Europe reached its peak two years ago, countries are still trying to figure out what to do with the more than 150,000 refugees who want to stay in the E.U.(Image credit: Hans Punz/AP) … [Read more...]

Jan
13

Fire 18 Encounter Conference: One Touch Changes Everything

Take the lead in 2018 with Fire 18 Encounter Conference -- Presented February 9-10, 2018 in Jacksonville, FL Contact: Sam Rodriguez, Christ for all Nations, CfaN, 407-854-4400, srodriguez@cfan.org JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 12, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- "He makes his ministers flames of fire" (Hebrews 1:7). Are you looking for something to spark the fire of God in your life? Do you need to … [Read more...]