Archive "Science"

Scientists Help Frogs to Regenerate Their Limbs with Bioreactor Device

Scientists Help Frogs to Regenerate Their Limbs with Bioreactor Device

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Scientists have designed a device for testing 'electroceuticals,' or cell-stimulating therapies with induce partial hindlimb regeneration in adult aquatic African clawed frogs (Xenopus laevis) by 'kick-starting' tissue repair at the amputation site.  "At best, adult frogs normally grow back only a featureless, thin, cartilaginous...

Study: Laser Technology on Earth May Be Used to Attract Alien Astronomers

Study: Laser Technology on Earth May Be Used to Attract Alien Astronomers

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - MIT study proposes that laser technology on Earth could be used to attract attention from as far as 20,000 light years away. If extraterrestrial intelligence exists somewhere in our galaxy, a new MIT study proposes that laser technology on Earth could, in principle, be fashioned into something of a planetary porch light—a beacon strong enough to attract...

Fish-Rich Diet Beneficial for Children with Asthma

Fish-Rich Diet Beneficial for Children with Asthma

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - A new study found that eating fish such as salmon, trout and sardines can reduce asthma symptoms in children. The international study found children with asthma who followed a healthy Mediterranean diet enriched with fatty fish had improved lung function after six months.Lead researcher Maria Papamichael from La Trobe said the findings added to a growing body of...

Apple Intends to Launch First 5G iPhone in 2020

Apple Intends to Launch First 5G iPhone in 2020

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Apple has reportedly decided not to rush to join the first group of 5G smartphones in 2019, as it intends to use an Intel 5G modem, the 8161, in its 2020 batch of iPhones.  A Fast Company source claims Apple intends to use an Intel 5G modem, the 8161, in its 2020 batch of iPhones. Apple is reportedly using a precursor 8060 chip for prototyping, but has "heat...

Study: Most Third-Party Trackers Exist in Kids Apps, Android News

Study: Most Third-Party Trackers Exist in Kids Apps, Android News

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - An academic study revealed that nearly one million Android applications contain third-party tracking code, moreover "news apps and apps targeted at children appear to be amongst the worst in terms of the number of third-party trackers associated with them." The University of Oxford research consisted of a team of academics downloading 959,426 Android apps...

High Exposure to Cell Phone Radiation Associated with Cancerous Heart Tumors

High Exposure to Cell Phone Radiation Associated with Cancerous Heart Tumors

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - There is clear evidence that male rats exposed to high levels of radio frequency radiation (RFR) like that used in 2G and 3G cell phones developed cancerous heart tumors, according to NTP reports. The National Toxicology Program (NTP) concluded there is clear evidence that male rats exposed to high levels of radio frequency radiation (RFR) like that used in 2G and 3G cell...

Scientists Reveal New Method that Could Lead to More Efficient Quantum Sensors

Scientists Reveal New Method that Could Lead to More Efficient Quantum Sensors

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Scientists revealed that they uncovered a new strategy for building extremely powerful quantum sensors. As quantum technology continues to come into its own, investment is happening on a global scale. Soon, we could see improvements in machine learning models, financial risk assessment, efficiency of chemical catalysts and the discovery of new medications, Phys...

Older Fathers Associated with Increased Birth Risks, Study Reports

Older Fathers Associated with Increased Birth Risks, Study Reports

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - A decade of data documenting live births in the United States links babies of older fathers with a variety of increased risks at birth, including low birth weight and seizures, according to a new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The data even suggest that the age of the father can sway the health of the mother during pregnancy,...

Scientists Show How Press Shia Agency Modification Aids Process of Learning, Memory

Scientists Show How Press Shia Agency Modification Aids Process of Learning, Memory

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Scientists show how a common Chemical modifications to DNA or Press Shia Agency can play an important role in the process of learning and memory formation. Press Shia Agency carries pieces of instructions encoded in DNA to coordinate the production of proteins that will carry out the work to be done in a cell. But the process isn't always straightforward. Chemical...

Breakthrough Treatment Helps Paralyzed Patients Walk with Assistance

Breakthrough Treatment Helps Paralyzed Patients Walk with Assistance

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - A breakthrough treatment involving electrical stimulation of the spine has enabled paralyzed patients to walk again with assistance, apparently reactivating nerve connections and providing hope for people even years after accidents. “It’s an amazing feeling,” says David Mzee, whose left leg was paralyzed in 2010. Mzee has now regained some ability to walk...