Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

In License Deal With CSL Behring to Commercialize Hemophilia Therapy In License Deal With CSL Behring to Commercialize Hemophilia Therapy

Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. UniQure will complete the phase three trial and boost manufacturing in order to supply CSL . CSL Behring has a large foothold in the bleeding disorder spac...

Coronavirus Traces Found in March 2019 Sewage Sample: Spanish Study Coronavirus Traces Found in March 2019 Sewage Sample: Spanish Study

They made a decision to check earlier samples, taken between January 2018 and December 2019, and all proved negative "except for the one from March 12, 2019, in which the SARS-CoV-2 levels were very low but were clearly positive", the team said in a ...

Mega-wombat the size of a bear discovered! Mega-wombat the size of a bear discovered!

The creature - whose remains are one of the oldest fossils found in Australia - has been classed as new species and a member of the group of animals called Vombatiformes, which also includes wombats, koalas and their ancient relatives. Mukupirna w...

Quebec records 17 more COVID-19 deaths Quebec records 17 more COVID-19 deaths

There hasn't been a death due to the novel coronavirus since the last assessment. Starting July 2, the Health Ministry will only publish the data on its website and send out a news release every Thursday. Alexandre Lahaie, a spokesman for Dube, s...

Climate change action should drive coronavirus recovery Climate change action should drive coronavirus recovery

The report builds on the principles of resilience that the Committee laid down in its letter to the government last month and is framed as advice on accelerating the transition to "Net Zero" through a green recovery. "Now is the moment for governm...

NASA releases epic 10-year timelapse of Sun NASA releases epic 10-year timelapse of Sun

NASA says the Solar Dynamics Observatory's mission is to develop an understanding of the sun's violently fluctuating magnetic field and its generation of ultraviolet radiation, and how it impacts life on Earth. The movie, titled " A Decade of Sun ", ...

Trump Overhauling Enforcement Of Endangered Species Act

Under current law, wildlife management decisions are only allowed to be based on science and "without reference to possible economic or other impacts of determination". What's in the new regulation? Threatened species have received protections from ...

Powerful quake in southern Mexico kills six Powerful quake in southern Mexico kills six

This is along the Pacific coast, around 315 miles south of the country's capital, Mexico City. The state oil company, Petróleos Mexicanos, was forced to briefly shut down its refinery. Similarly, the official assured that there is no major damage t...

Ocean in Jupiter's moon Europa could host life, scientists believe Ocean in Jupiter's moon Europa could host life, scientists believe

We found that different minerals lose water and volatiles at different depths and temperatures, " said lead researcher Daswani. The findings presented at the 2020 Goldschmidt Conference which are yet to be peer-reviewed, indicate that Jupiter's ...

The launch of the Rover Perseverance postponed until July 22 The launch of the Rover Perseverance postponed until July 22

NASA has delayed the launch of its Mars 2020 mission which includes the Perseverance rover until July 22nd . The mission was originally slated to launch on 17 July, but got put off by three days because of a ground system equipment issue that involv...

Discovering an exoplanet size of Neptune Discovering an exoplanet size of Neptune

Dr Jonathan Gagne, a Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium scientific adviser and a co-author on the study , revealed AU Mic is a small star boasting half the mass of the Sun. NASA claims that detecting planets around stars like AU Microscopii (or AU Mic) ...

A Black hole faced with inexplicable object A Black hole faced with inexplicable object

The discovery opened a new field of astronomy and earned a Nobel prize in physics for researchers who helped conceive of the project, called the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory ( LIGO ). The researchers did, however, rule out th...

Virgin Galactic, NASA to develop program for private missions to space station Virgin Galactic, NASA to develop program for private missions to space station

The agency is shaping an arrangement to fly space travelers, agents and other staff on board suborbital rocket. Once the safety assessment is completed, NASA aims to buy seats on commercial suborbital space transportation systems for NASA crewed ...

Amazon buys naming rights for Seattle's new National Hockey League arena | Offside Amazon buys naming rights for Seattle's new National Hockey League arena | Offside

In fact, given the environmental efforts within the new arena, it'll be called " Climate Pledge Arena ". The name is modeled on The Climate Pledge, which was created by Amazon and Global Optimism in 2019 and calls on signatories to be net zero carb...

Facebook seeks to offer more 'context' on virus posts Facebook seeks to offer more 'context' on virus posts

Facebook's latest notification builds on news verification tools it introduced in 2018 , such as bringing more context to articles people share, including related news and information about the publisher from their Wikipedia page, if one's available...

NASA’s Mars helicopter will be the aircraft on another planet NASA’s Mars helicopter will be the aircraft on another planet

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has postponed the launch of its Perseverance rover mission due to a processing delay encountered during the encapsulation activities of the spacecraft. Since the orbits align, the mission will ...

Dust from Sahara Desert about to blanket parts of US Dust from Sahara Desert about to blanket parts of US

By Monday, it had changed the tropical blue skies into a hazy brown-gray color. In addition to creating a hazy effect in the sky, the dust particles scatter the sun's rays at dawn and dusk, creating what have been described as handsome effects on s...

Pluto May Have Started Out Its Life as a Hothead Pluto May Have Started Out Its Life as a Hothead

Pluto is situated in the region called the " Kuiper Belt ", and orbits the sun 40 times farther away than the Earth. "So the observations are more consistent with Pluto starting with a liquid ocean". Jupiter's moon Europa - which is larger than P...

'Mystery object' in space may be smallest black hole

An global research collaboration has detected a mystery object inside the puzzling area known as the "mass gap" - the range that lies between the heaviest known neutron star and the lightest known black hole, according to a new study published on T...

Mystery Object Observed by LIGO -"The Strangest Black Hole Ever Detected?"

And like black holes, they're left behind after older stars' supernova explosions. The ripples in space and time were first detected by scientists in U.S. or the lightest-known black hole. Black hole or neutron star? Detectors like LIGO and...

Saharan dust heading to Virginia later this week Saharan dust heading to Virginia later this week

Dust from the Sahara Desert gets lofted into the sky and travels with the trade winds, close to the equator, east to west across the Atlantic Ocean. This is also the same location and path that tropical systems take. In addition to creating a hazy ef...

Pluto’s crust may be hiding ocean Pluto’s crust may be hiding ocean

It is generally assumed that Pluto, the far-flung dwarf planet with a giant heart emblazoned on one side, came together as lots of cold material accreted into a huge icy ball. The new findings imply that other large Kuiper belt objects probably als...

Why the far side of the Moon so different from near side Why the far side of the Moon so different from near side

In fact, thermal modelling of the lunar interior suggests that the radioactive decay of potassium, thorium and uranium could have provided a near-side heat source for billions of years. We only see the near side of the moon, while there is much to be...

Massive Dust Plume From The Sahara Desert Heads Toward US Massive Dust Plume From The Sahara Desert Heads Toward US

The Trade Winds, which run east to west, pick up this dust from the SAL and carry it over the Atlantic Ocean into the Gulf of Mexico. This is also the same location and path that tropical systems take. In addition to creating a hazy effect in the sky...

Astronomers find mystery astronomical object in 'mass gap' Astronomers find mystery astronomical object in 'mass gap'

When the most massive stars die, they collapse under their own gravity and leave behind black holes . Or was it the lightest-ever black hole? The scientists have said the object exists inside a "mass gap " which is the range between the heaviest k...

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