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In the United States opened the international forum on space research

Scientific Assembly of the International Committee on space research started in American California. Scientists will discuss recent discoveries concerning space exploration. The event will be held at the California Institute of technology. The forum will bring together Russian scientists from the space research Institute, Institute of astronomy, nuclear physics Institute and other scientific organizations. To be discussed, in particular, recent discoveries in the fields relating to the study of the…

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The asteroid which just missed Earth last year, flew not one

Teams of three of the world’s largest radio telescopes involved in the observations of the asteroid 2017 YE5, which is June 21, 2017 flown 6 million miles from Earth is 16 the distance to the moon. Astronomers radar NASA in California (using NASA’s Goldstone Solar System Radar — GSSR), Observatory in Puerto Rico (Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico) and Observatory in West Virginia (Green Bank Observatory – GBO) managed to…

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Cure diabetes helps with radiation exposure

The drug Metformin makes the body to get rid of the threat of cell debris, which appeared because of the radiation.

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MSU scientists: Gene therapy helps in the treatment of myocardial infarction

A team of researchers from Institute of regenerative medicine, Moscow state University imeni M. V. Lomonosova, faculty of fundamental medicine of Moscow state University and National medical research center of cardiology have developed a new method of gene therapy for the treatment of consequences of myocardial infarction. Scientists propose to deliver in the affected area of the heart two genes: HGF and VEGF165. They encode proteins that promote cell growth…

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Social motivation

giphy.com The concept of social motivation is not new. According to this idea, we are motivated to work and spend time with other people is vital. Testing motivational factors Recently we developed a theory of social motivation in individuals with autism. Their motivation to interact with other people is different. Often they avoid having to maintain eye contact, interact with people and gain their knowledge. To isolate and test the…

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How to use the game recover after a stroke

Scientists have developed a gaming complex rehabilitation based on feedback "brain-computer". The specialists of the St. Petersburg Polytechnic University Peter the Great (Spbpu) together with innovation company has developed iBrain Playground that can help in the rehabilitation of patients after stroke. This was reported on the website of the University. Grueling workout on the recovery of motor functions is now possible to replace a game with imagination, after which the…

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The basics of calculus in high school was useless

American researchers compared the cope with the mathematical analysis course, students of colleges and universities, and found that derivatives and integrals are much better given to those who were not in school. School arithmetic amiss in the supermarket, the most simple information, also sometimes make life easier; someone even had in life to solve equations, to Express some variables through the other, etc. But hardly anyone in everyday life is…

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Effigies of the foil control light at the nanoscale

Technique of making figures out of paper allows the use of three-dimensional structure of the foil for creating microsensors and communication systems. The approach of engineers at mit and their colleagues from China based on kirigami — the Japanese art of making figurines and postcards of paper. Paper model cut and folded from a sheet of paper, creating three-dimensional shapes or geometric patterns. Scientists have applied the technique of kirigami…

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Five pounds of debris found at the crash site “Lipetsk” meteorite in June

© Photo courtesy of the Institute of astronomy of RAS (INASAN) MOSCOW, 3 Jul — RIA Novosti. About 5 pounds of meteorite fragments found at the crash site of the space race in the Lipetsk region at the end of June, told RIA Novosti the scientific Director of the Institute of astronomy, Boris Shustov. A scientist told me what could be the object in the sky that caused a stir…

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How to reverse aging? Smooth wrinkles in the cells of the body

A new discovery of the effects of aging that affect human cells can allow doctors to cure diabetes, fatty liver disease and other metabolic diseases. And perhaps even reverse the aging of the body. The discovery made by scientists at the University of Virginia suggests that fatty liver disease and other unwanted effects of aging can be the result of wrinkles in the nucleus of the cell, the part where…

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