Microbial Tracking-2 (MT-2): The crew collected saliva and blood samples for the Microbial Tracking-2 investigation. MT-2 monitors the different types of microbes that are present on ISS over a 1-year period. After the samples are returned to Earth, a molecul
Auction Preview: August Fine Antiques, Art, Glass, & More at Elite Auctioneers LLC, Boca Raton, Aug 18
What: August Fine Antiques, Art, Glass, & MoreWhere: 160 W Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432, USAWhen: August 18; 10.30 amTop lots of the sale:- Pair of Important Chinese Jade Gilt Bronze Incense Boxes. A pair of Important Chinese carved jade incens
Auction Preview: Fine Asian Works of Arts at Jumbo Auction House, San Gabriel, Aug 19
What: Fine Asian Works of ArtsWhere: Jumbo Auction House, 5091 Walnut Grove Ave. San Gabriel, CA 91776.When: August 19Top lots of the sale:- Chinese Soapstone Ornamnet. Intricately carved soapstone ornament, depicting five dragons chasing a flamino pearl. Com
Auction Preview: August Online Auction at TG Bowo Inc., Walnut, Aug 19
What: August Online AuctionWhere: TG Bowo Inc. Walnut, CA 91789, United StatesWhen: August 19Top lots of the sale:- Qing Dynasty - «Qian Long» Styled Gold Bowl. H:6.7cm3/5 2in Handle To Handle: 5 in (12.6 cm) Wt: i¼š485.6 g. Estimate $60,000 - $
Auction Preview: Quail Lodge Auction at Bonhams, Carmel, Aug 24
What: Quail Lodge AuctionWhere: Bonhams, Quail Lodge's West Field, 7000 Valley Greens Drive (at Rancho San Carlos Rd), Carmel CA 93923 USAWhen: August 15, 06.00 pmTop lots of the sale:- 2018 Bugatti Chiron. VIN. VF9SP3V31JM795073, 7,933cc Quad-Turbocharge
Billions of Color Changing Particles Create Amorphous Waves in a New Art Film by Maxim Zhestkov
Volumes is a new 4K experimental art film by artist and director Maxim Zhestkov (previously) which explores the laws of nature through the interactions of billions of spherical particles. As the digitally produced elements collide they transform into a ser
Monster Hunter: World is one of the year’s biggest games. In fact, it is currently Capcom’s fastest selling title of all time. PS4 and Xbox One owners have sunk countless hours into the […]
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Trump lashes out at Omarosa as she releases another bombshell recording
Donald Trump lashed out at Omarosa Manigault Newman in even cruder terms as she released a recording of campaign staffers discussing how to handle the potential release of a tape of Trump using the N word. Though the existence of such a tape seemed to be a
US and allies violating INF Treaty, says senior Russian diplomat
Russia’s deputy foreign minister has said that the United States and some of its allies were knowingly violating the 1988 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty by deploying launching systems capable of firing cruise missiles. Read Full Article at RT.com
Since everyone is either on vacation or wishing they were on vacation this week, I felt like doing something more cultural and summery. Not that political horrors aren't happening daily. We'll be getting back to those shortly.
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Morning Digest: The surest way for indicted GOP congressman to get off the ballot? Plead guilty
The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, and Carolyn Fiddler, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar.
Remifentanil during labor could halve the number of women needing an epidural
Half as many women in labor who were given a drug called remifentanil to help manage their pain needed a subsequent epidural, compared to the women given pethidine -- the current standard of care, according to an open-label randomized controlled trial.
Differing levels of sex hormones, especially estrogens, may explain why many more women than men suffer from migraines. A study provides evidence that these hormones affect cell mechanisms that control responses to migraine triggers, offering a possible pathw
Petrucci: Last 10 laps in Austria were a «nightmare»
Petrucci ended the Red Bull Ring race fifth, 13 seconds down on race-winning factory Ducati rider Jorge Lorenzo, having spent much of the race vying with Cal Crutchlow’s LCR Honda to be best privateer. However, the Italian was forced to back off in the latt
Any college rec room or tech startup worth its salt has a foosball table, where folks can break from studying or coding for a game (or three). And digital design studio Matmi is […]
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Back in the days of geek prehistory, a T-shirt was a signal to the world around you that you cared about your nerdy pursuits enough to fly them like a flag. Companies like […]
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Chinese Tesla rival Nio files to raise $1.8 billion in US IPO
Tesla may be looking to go private, but Chinese rival Nio is going the other way after it filed to raise $1.8 billion in an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange. Nio was started in 2014, initially as NextCar, by Bin Li, an entrepreneur who founded online auto
India’s gold imports surge as rupee plummets to record low against US dollar
Imports of gold to India surged for the first time in seven months after jewelers refilled stocks, taking advantage of sliding gold prices and rising demand with an upcoming jewelry exhibition. Read Full Article at RT.com
Are your live local channels on a streaming TV service yet? - CNET
Six nationwide live TV streamers -- DirecTV Now, Fubo TV, Hulu, PlayStation Vue, Sling TV and YouTube TV -- all offer some combination of ABC, CBS, Fox and/or NBC. Find out how they compare in your city.
The team introduced several aero updates during the Austrian and British Grand Prix weekends, including a new front wing design. However, the team has struggled to extract the performance from the new parts it had hoped, and the front wing was dropped for th
Submit your application to TechCrunch Startup Battlefield Africa 2018
If there’s one thing we learned hosting last year’s Startup Battlefield in Kenya, it’s that the tech startup scene across Africa is both impressive and growing rapidly. More than 300 tech hubs connect and mentor entrepreneurs across the continent — ma
After a disappointing first season at Ducati last year and a similarly slow start to the 2018 campaign, the Italian manufacturer's bosses lost patience with Lorenzo and decided to replace him with Danilo Petrucci for 2019. That choice opened the door for Hond