Daily Archives: March 1, 2019

‘Equine strep throat’ kills 4,000 donkeys in Niger

A contagious bacterial infection known as “equine strep throat” has killed more than 4,000 donkeys in northern Niger since early December, local officials said Friday. “Of the 8,392 donkeys affected by equine distemper or equine strep throat, more than half succumbed since the infection appeared in the first 10 days …

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Researchers combining animate and inanimate substances

Oleg Bolshakov. Credit: SUSU Modern cosmetics and medical implants contain many inorganic substances. Studies by South Ural State University researchers are aimed at understanding how biological molecules of the human body will interact with new, foreign, inorganic molecules and implants. A study by the SUSU team of nanotechnologists published in …

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You don’t have long to save your photos

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Remember Moments? Yeah, most people forgot or never knew it existed, and now it’s on its way to the bin of Facebook apps past. With 1.1 million downloads on the Google Play Store, the face-scanning, photo-sharing app Moments will be discontinued by Facebook on Feb. …

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Pentagon submits Space Force proposal to Congress

US President Donald Trump shows his signature on the Space Policy Directive-4 (SPD-4) on February 19, 2019 at the White House—he directed the US Defense Department to establish a Space Force as the sixth branch of the Armed Forces The Pentagon has submitted a proposal to Congress that, if approved, …

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Rare sea creature washes ashore in Southern California

A big sea creature that washed ashore in Southern California has been identified as a hoodwinker sunfish, a recently identified rare species thought to live in the Southern Hemisphere. The University of California, Santa Barbara, says the fish was spotted last week at Sands Beach in the university’s Coal Oil …

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Video: How hair dye works

Whether you need a disguise to run from the law or are just trying to emulate *NSYNC-era frosted tips, you may need some chemical assistance to put the hue in your do. Source link

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