SciTechDaily https://choosetheriver.com/?lower= Science, Space and Technology News 2022 Mon, 26 Sep 2022 17:15:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=6.0.2 This Week @NASA: Critical Preflight Test for Artemis I, DART Planetary Defense, New Webb Images https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=this-week-nasa-critical-preflight-test-for-artemis-i-dart-planetary-defense-new-webb-images/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=this-week-nasa-critical-preflight-test-for-artemis-i-dart-planetary-defense-new-webb-images/#respond Mon, 26 Sep 2022 18:44:44 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209255

A critical preflight test for Artemis I … The first trip to space for a NASA astronaut … And new Webb Space Telescope images of...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=this-week-nasa-critical-preflight-test-for-artemis-i-dart-planetary-defense-new-webb-images/feed/ 0 2022 Arctic Summer Sea Ice Minimum Extent Tied for 10th-Lowest on Record https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=2022-arctic-summer-sea-ice-minimum-extent-tied-for-10th-lowest-on-record/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=2022-arctic-summer-sea-ice-minimum-extent-tied-for-10th-lowest-on-record/#comments Mon, 26 Sep 2022 17:34:41 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209282

Arctic sea ice reached its annual minimum extent on September 18, 2022, according to satellite observations. This year, the ice cover shrank to an area...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=2022-arctic-summer-sea-ice-minimum-extent-tied-for-10th-lowest-on-record/feed/ 1 ESA’s Deep Space Network Tracks DART Asteroid Impact https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=esas-deep-space-network-tracks-dart-asteroid-impact/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=esas-deep-space-network-tracks-dart-asteroid-impact/#comments Mon, 26 Sep 2022 16:09:47 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209261

Today, all eyes will be looking up as NASA intentionally crashes the 1260-pound (570-kilogram) DART spacecraft into an orbiting asteroid at high speed. ESA’s Estrack...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=esas-deep-space-network-tracks-dart-asteroid-impact/feed/ 1 NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Will Perform Close Flyby of Jupiter’s Icy Moon Europa https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasas-juno-spacecraft-will-perform-close-flyby-of-jupiters-icy-moon-europa/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasas-juno-spacecraft-will-perform-close-flyby-of-jupiters-icy-moon-europa/#respond Mon, 26 Sep 2022 14:31:35 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209242

As the Juno spacecraft makes a close approach of the moon Europa, it is expected to provide valuable science – and remarkable imagery – for...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasas-juno-spacecraft-will-perform-close-flyby-of-jupiters-icy-moon-europa/feed/ 0 DART Impact Day: How To Watch Live Coverage of Spacecraft’s Impact With Asteroid Dimorphos https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=dart-impact-day-how-to-watch-live-coverage-of-spacecrafts-impact-with-asteroid-dimorphos/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=dart-impact-day-how-to-watch-live-coverage-of-spacecrafts-impact-with-asteroid-dimorphos/#comments Mon, 26 Sep 2022 12:48:49 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209233

NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) is the world’s first mission to test technology for defending Earth against potential asteroid or comet hazards. Today, Monday,...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=dart-impact-day-how-to-watch-live-coverage-of-spacecrafts-impact-with-asteroid-dimorphos/feed/ 1 MIT Engineers Build Wireless Underwater Camera That Doesn’t Need Batteries! https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=mit-engineers-build-wireless-underwater-camera-that-doesnt-need-batteries/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=mit-engineers-build-wireless-underwater-camera-that-doesnt-need-batteries/#respond Mon, 26 Sep 2022 12:21:21 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209226

New underwater camera could help scientists explore unknown regions of the ocean, track pollution, or monitor the effects of climate change. More than 95 percent...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=mit-engineers-build-wireless-underwater-camera-that-doesnt-need-batteries/feed/ 0 Scientists Discover That Chromosomes Are Fluid https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=scientists-discover-that-chromosomes-are-fluid/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=scientists-discover-that-chromosomes-are-fluid/#respond Mon, 26 Sep 2022 11:16:40 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209073

Chromosome manipulation in live cells indicates that they are fluid. Researchers from CNRS, the Curie Institute, and Sorbonne University have successfully physically acted on chromosomes in live...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=scientists-discover-that-chromosomes-are-fluid/feed/ 0 Green Tea Found To Improve Gut Health and Lower Blood Sugar https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=green-tea-found-to-improve-gut-health-and-lower-blood-sugar/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=green-tea-found-to-improve-gut-health-and-lower-blood-sugar/#respond Mon, 26 Sep 2022 10:26:38 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=207093

A study suggests that there is potential to minimize the risks of metabolic syndrome. According to recent research conducted on individuals with a cluster of...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=green-tea-found-to-improve-gut-health-and-lower-blood-sugar/feed/ 0 Viruses May Be “Watching” You – Lying in Wait Before Multiplying and Killing https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=viruses-may-be-watching-you-lying-in-wait-before-multiplying-and-killing/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=viruses-may-be-watching-you-lying-in-wait-before-multiplying-and-killing/#comments Mon, 26 Sep 2022 09:14:25 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209210

Viruses may be ‘watching’ you – some microbes lie in wait until their hosts unintentionally give them the signal to start multiplying and kill them....]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=viruses-may-be-watching-you-lying-in-wait-before-multiplying-and-killing/feed/ 2 NASA Releases Revised Version of Its Moon to Mars Objectives https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasa-releases-revised-version-of-its-moon-to-mars-objectives/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasa-releases-revised-version-of-its-moon-to-mars-objectives/#respond Mon, 26 Sep 2022 08:03:11 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=208980

Last week, NASA published a revised version of its Moon to Mars objectives, forming a blueprint for shaping exploration throughout the solar system. These guideposts...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasa-releases-revised-version-of-its-moon-to-mars-objectives/feed/ 0 Hubble Spies a Spectacular Spiral Galaxy https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=hubble-spies-a-spectacular-spiral-galaxy/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=hubble-spies-a-spectacular-spiral-galaxy/#comments Mon, 26 Sep 2022 05:01:57 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209044

This spectacular image, by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope’s Wide Field Camera 3, reveals the stately sweeping spiral arms of the spiral galaxy NGC 5495....]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=hubble-spies-a-spectacular-spiral-galaxy/feed/ 1 Scientists: Eat More of This Carb – Even Supplements Make a Big Difference https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=scientists-eat-more-of-this-carb-even-supplements-make-a-big-difference/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=scientists-eat-more-of-this-carb-even-supplements-make-a-big-difference/#comments Mon, 26 Sep 2022 03:32:15 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=208999

The human gut evolved to thrive on fermentable fibers, not burgers. It might be daunting for customers to choose from the vast selection of dietary...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=scientists-eat-more-of-this-carb-even-supplements-make-a-big-difference/feed/ 1 Newly Discovered Protein Connected to Significant Increase in Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=newly-discovered-protein-connected-to-significant-increase-in-risk-of-alzheimers-disease/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=newly-discovered-protein-connected-to-significant-increase-in-risk-of-alzheimers-disease/#respond Sun, 25 Sep 2022 22:05:43 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209020

A mutation in the small protein SHMOOSE is linked with increased Alzheimer’s risk and highlights a possible target for treatment. A mutation in a newly...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=newly-discovered-protein-connected-to-significant-increase-in-risk-of-alzheimers-disease/feed/ 0 Growing Human Kidneys in a Lab – Scientists Have Made a Significant Breakthrough https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=growing-human-kidneys-in-a-lab-scientists-have-made-a-significant-breakthrough/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=growing-human-kidneys-in-a-lab-scientists-have-made-a-significant-breakthrough/#respond Sun, 25 Sep 2022 20:35:41 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=208775

A Key Step Forward One in nine adults worldwide has some kind of kidney disease, and kidney failure is becoming more common everywhere. Growing functional...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=growing-human-kidneys-in-a-lab-scientists-have-made-a-significant-breakthrough/feed/ 0 Ancient DNA Reveals Comprehensive Genomic History of the “Cradle of Civilization” https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=ancient-dna-reveals-comprehensive-genomic-history-of-the-cradle-of-civilization/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=ancient-dna-reveals-comprehensive-genomic-history-of-the-cradle-of-civilization/#comments Sun, 25 Sep 2022 19:45:38 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=199236

A comprehensive genomic history of the so-called “Southern Arc,” a region spanning southeastern Europe and Western Asia and long considered to be the “cradle of...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=ancient-dna-reveals-comprehensive-genomic-history-of-the-cradle-of-civilization/feed/ 1 Reducing Stress – How Does Nature Nurture the Brain? https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=reducing-stress-how-does-nature-nurture-the-brain/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=reducing-stress-how-does-nature-nurture-the-brain/#respond Sun, 25 Sep 2022 18:55:26 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=208773

A one-hour stroll in nature decreases stress-related brain activity, according to new research. Living in a city is a well-known risk factor for developing mental...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=reducing-stress-how-does-nature-nurture-the-brain/feed/ 0 Chrysalis: Saturn’s Ancient, Missing Moon https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=chrysalis-saturns-ancient-missing-moon/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=chrysalis-saturns-ancient-missing-moon/#comments Sun, 25 Sep 2022 17:44:52 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=206934

Saturn’s Rings and Tilt Could Be the Product of an Ancient, Missing Moon According to a new study, a “grazing encounter” may have smashed the...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=chrysalis-saturns-ancient-missing-moon/feed/ 4 7 Tips to Improve Your Sleep Quality https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=7-tips-to-improve-your-sleep-quality/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=7-tips-to-improve-your-sleep-quality/#comments Sun, 25 Sep 2022 13:11:45 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=208443

Life can move fast. It can be overwhelming, with stressors, distractions, and deadlines. There is one thing everyone can agree on: managing your sleep schedule...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=7-tips-to-improve-your-sleep-quality/feed/ 1 Plant-Based Meat Is “Healthier and More Sustainable” https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=plant-based-meat-is-healthier-and-more-sustainable/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=plant-based-meat-is-healthier-and-more-sustainable/#comments Sun, 25 Sep 2022 12:01:43 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=208777

New benefits of plant-based meats discovered. According to the authors of a new study, plant-based dietary substitutes for animal products are healthier for both the...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=plant-based-meat-is-healthier-and-more-sustainable/feed/ 5 Where Does Consciousness Reside in the Brain? New Discovery Helps Pinpoint Its Location https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=where-does-consciousness-reside-in-the-brain-new-discovery-helps-pinpoint-its-location/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=where-does-consciousness-reside-in-the-brain-new-discovery-helps-pinpoint-its-location/#comments Sun, 25 Sep 2022 10:50:55 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=208781

A recent study has identified brain network cores with strong bidirectional connections. Science may be getting closer to figuring out where consciousness resides in the...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=where-does-consciousness-reside-in-the-brain-new-discovery-helps-pinpoint-its-location/feed/ 6 COVID-19 Linked With Substantial Increase in Type 1 Diabetes in Children – As Much as 72% https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=covid-19-linked-with-substantial-increase-in-type-1-diabetes-in-children-as-much-as-72/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=covid-19-linked-with-substantial-increase-in-type-1-diabetes-in-children-as-much-as-72/#comments Sun, 25 Sep 2022 09:44:46 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=209001

According to a new research study that analyzed electronic health records of more than 1 million patients ages 18 and younger, children who were infected...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=covid-19-linked-with-substantial-increase-in-type-1-diabetes-in-children-as-much-as-72/feed/ 4 NASA’s SpaceX Crew-5 Astronauts Meet Their Dragon https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasas-spacex-crew-5-astronauts-meet-their-dragon/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasas-spacex-crew-5-astronauts-meet-their-dragon/#respond Sun, 25 Sep 2022 08:27:48 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=208977

The astronauts who will travel to orbit on NASA’s SpaceX Crew-5 mission next month are now very familar with their ride to space. In fact,...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=nasas-spacex-crew-5-astronauts-meet-their-dragon/feed/ 0 MIT AI Image Generator System Makes Models Like DALL-E 2 More Creative https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=mit-ai-image-generator-system-makes-models-like-dall-e-2-more-creative/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=mit-ai-image-generator-system-makes-models-like-dall-e-2-more-creative/#respond Sun, 25 Sep 2022 05:47:08 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=206948

A new method developed by researchers uses multiple models to create more complex images with better understanding. With the introduction of DALL-E, the internet had...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=mit-ai-image-generator-system-makes-models-like-dall-e-2-more-creative/feed/ 0 Webb Space Telescope Reveals Richest and Closest Star Nursery in the Solar System https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=webb-space-telescope-reveals-richest-and-closest-star-nursery-in-the-solar-system/ https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=webb-space-telescope-reveals-richest-and-closest-star-nursery-in-the-solar-system/#comments Sun, 25 Sep 2022 05:06:34 +0000 https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=?p=206182

James Webb Space Telescope’s first images of the Orion Nebula, the richest and closest star nursery in the solar system, have just been revealed by...]]> https://choosetheriver.com/?lower=webb-space-telescope-reveals-richest-and-closest-star-nursery-in-the-solar-system/feed/ 10