The Unconscious
Chemists discover structure of glucagon fibrils  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Patients with type 1 diabetes have to regularly inject themselves with insulin, a hormone that helps their cells absorb glucose from the bloodstream. Another hormone called glucagon, which has the opposite effect, is given to diabetic... more
Study: Melanin-concentrating hormone neurons in hypothalamus increase REM sleep  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
Every night while sleeping, we cycle between two very different states of sleep. Upon falling asleep, we enter non-rapid eye movement sleep where our breathing is slow and regular and... more
'Goldilocks' neurons promote REM sleep  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
It has been a mystery why REM sleep, or dream sleep, increases when the room temperature is 'just right'. Neuroscientists show that melanin-concentrating hormone neurons within the hypothalamus increase REM sleep when the need for body temperature defense... more
A final comfort: ‘Palliative transport’ brings dying children home  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Anne Brescia sat beside her only child, Anthony, as he lay unconscious in a hospital bed at age 16. Just a few months before, he was competing in a swim... more
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Detecting deepfakes by looking closely reveals a way to protect against them
PHYS.ORG
Interior wall brings breath of fresh air to home of the future
PHYS.ORG
By turning molecular structures into sounds, researchers gain insight into protein structures and create new variations
PHYS.ORG
Lessons from Columbine: New technology provides insight during active shooter situations
PHYS.ORG
Researchers model how octopus arms make decisions
PHYS.ORG
Creating community, battling loneliness among LGBTQ seniors
PHYS.ORG
Research resets timeline for life on Mars
PHYS.ORG
Autonomous diaper sensor better detects urinary tract infection
PHYS.ORG
For less than $200, engineering students built a realistic robotic fish
PHYS.ORG
We probed Santorini's volcano with sound to learn what's going on beneath the surface
PHYS.ORG
Brunt on the brink
ESA
Fresh-Baked Cookies Will Add an Aroma of Home to the International Space Station
SPACE.COM
Woodstock really was a free-wheeling festival, new archeological research shows
PHYS.ORG
Dutch and US students win 2019 CERN Beamline for Schools competition
CERN
Why plants don't die from cancer
PHYS.ORG
Study investigates lack of disclaimers on Facebook and Google's political advertising
PHYS.ORG
We spoke to survivalists prepping for disaster: here's what we learned about the end of the world
PHYS.ORG
Would you eat meat grown from cells in a laboratory? Here's how it works
PHYS.ORG
People who spread deepfakes think their lies reveal a deeper truth
PHYS.ORG
Watch Live Monday: Space Station Crew Landing and a SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch
SPACE.COM
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