• Art
  • July 17, 2024
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Immune system in the spotlight

Our immune system is always on alert, detecting and eliminating pathogens and cancer cells. Cellular control mechanisms ensure that diseased cells present antigens on their surface as signals to the…

  • World
  • July 11, 2024
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Apple reaches deal with EU to open mobile payments system to rivals

The flag of the European Union on a mobile phone screen in front of the Apple logo on July 2, 2024. Anadolu | Anadolu | Getty Images EU antitrust regulators…

  • Food
  • July 11, 2024
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Why the US Food System Needs Agroecology

Agroecology, a science, practice, and movement that seeks social, political, economic, and ecological sustainability in the global food system, is gaining popularity in the U.S., according to a new commentary…

  • Business
  • July 11, 2024
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Project 2025 would overhaul the U.S. tax system. Here’s what it could mean for you.

What are the objectives of “Project 2025”? What are the objectives of “Project 2025”? 02:03 Project 2025, a 900-page blueprint for the next Republican president, is gaining attention for its…

  • Technology
  • June 30, 2024
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MIT's soft robotic system is designed to pack groceries

The first self-checkout system was installed in 1986 at a Kroger supermarket just outside Atlanta. It took decades, but the technology eventually spread across the U.S. Given the automated direction…

  • Art
  • June 27, 2024
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Solar technology: Innovative light harvesting system works very efficiently

To convert sunlight into electricity or other forms of energy as efficiently as possible, the very first step is an efficient light-harvesting system. Ideally this should be panchromatic, i.e. absorbing…

  • Technology
  • June 23, 2024
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The EU Digital Identity Wallet: everything you need to know about the EU's plans for a universal digital identity system

The EU Digital Identity Wallet is an ambitious project of the European Union that is still a bit under the radar, but worth paying attention to as it could do…

  • Art
  • June 21, 2024
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Iron meteorites indicate that our young solar system was more of a donut than a dartboard

Iron meteorites indicate that our young solar system was more of a donut than a dartboard, Four and a half billion years ago, our solar system was a cloud of…

  • Business
  • June 6, 2024
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Yellen warns of 'significant' AI risks to the financial system

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned Thursday that artificial intelligence (AI) could pose “significant risks” to the financial system. The “complexity and opaqueness” of AI models, “inadequate” risk management frameworks and…

  • Business
  • June 6, 2024
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Atlanta's mayor promises to help businesses affected by water outages as he looks to upgrade the system

ATLANTA– Atlanta's mayor on Wednesday pledged his support for a plan to spend $5 million to reimburse businesses for losses during the city's water outages since Friday. He promised an…