Category: Science

Google Pixel 3 vs Google Pixel 2

The Google Pixel 3 was one of the most leaked phones of the year and it turns out most of the leaks were right – this is a handset that looks a lot like the Google Pixel 2but under the surface many of the specs and features have changed. So to help you get to grips …

In the brain found a zone responsible for the “sleep mode”

Two decades ago, a group of researchers from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, located in Boston, which is a teaching hospital at Harvard Medical School, discovered a cluster of nerve cells in the brain that, according to scientists, could be a kind of “switches” taking the brain to sleep. It was only recently that this …

Blue Origin began to develop the lunar landing module

Founder of Amazon, head of Blue Origin and part-time richest man on the planet, Jeff Bezos passionately burst out with ideas of sending a spacecraft to the Moon and colonizing space. Business Insider, which received a letter from the internal mailing for company employees, reports that Blue Origin has introduced a “conceptual design for a large …

7 rules of business correspondence

In mid-September, Maxim Ilyakhov and Lyudmila Sarycheva — authors of the writing book “Write, Cut” for marketers, journalists, writers, and indeed everyone who has anything to do with writing texts — gave a lecture “You are pleased with to deal with: how to write letters for which you will love. ” Ideonomy publishes a fragment of …

Classification of information technologies

The classification of information technology depends on the classification criterion. As a criterion, an indicator or a set of characteristics influencing the choice of one or another information technology may be used. According to the way IT is implemented in IT, traditionally established and new information technologies are singled out. If traditional IT primarily existed in the conditions …

Brazil has developed a new efficient farm for growing fish

Tilapia is one of the most common commercial fish, which is grown in special square cages and fed manually several times a day. Experts of the Brazilian company Fisher piscicultura aquaculture have developed a new technology, which differs from the previous one by much lower costs and mortality of fish. The new fish farm consists of several …

Thousands of crypto-currency projects are already dead

Two sites that actively catalog failed crypto projects, Coinopsy and DeadCoins, found that more than 1,000 projects were defeated in 2018. Projects are ranging from simply abandoned to frank skam. It is not surprising that the institutes are actively developing rules for the regulation of crypto-currencies, the SEC is followed with a sinking heart at the …

NASA plans to send an aircraft to Venus

NASA aerospace agency has long been interested in the sky of Venus. The space agency instructed the Colorado company Black Swift Technologies to develop an aircraft for atmospheric observations of Venus. “Black Swift Technologies provided air solutions for wild land fires, volcanoes, tornadoes and hurricanes – the most extreme phenomena on Earth,” says BST CEO Jack …

Best friends have exceptionally similar brain activity, suggesting relationships rely on how we ‘process the world’

Dating sites would be well-advised to add “brain activity” as a compatibility criterion, according to a study released on Tuesday showing that close friends have eerily comparable neural responses to life experiences. “Our results suggest that friends process the world around them in exceptionally similar ways,” said lead author Carolyn Parkinson, director of the Computational Social …