Archive "Science"

Pollution Linked to Significant Decline in Human Cognition: Study

Pollution Linked to Significant Decline in Human Cognition: Study

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Researchers investigating the effects of air pollution conducted tests on more than 25,000 people in 162 Chinese counties and found that pollution is linked to a significant decline in cognition, and that the impact increases with age. A trio of researchers from Beijing Normal University, Yale University and Peking University has found a link between air pollution and human...

Mysterious New Type of Human Brain Cell Discovered

Mysterious New Type of Human Brain Cell Discovered

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - A new type of human brain cell was discovered by Scientists that has never been seen in mice and other well-studied laboratory animals before. "We really don't understand what makes the human brain special," said Ed Lein, Ph.D., Investigator at the Allen Institute for Brain Science. "Studying the differences at the level of cells and circuits is a...

New Windows 10 Update Causes Boot Issues

New Windows 10 Update Causes Boot Issues

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Windows users are reporting that they are unable to properly boot Windows 10 or are having performance issues after installing latest Microsoft version the May KB4100347 security update. Microsoft released an update to the May KB4100347 security update for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 on August 21st, which contain Intel CPU microcode updates to mitigate Spectre...

Researchers Show Timely Reminder Mobile Apps for Patients with Heart Conditions

Researchers Show Timely Reminder Mobile Apps for Patients with Heart Conditions

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Researchers from the University of Sydney shows mobile apps that is able to save lives by helping people with coronary heart conditions. A study shows the use of high-quality medication reminder apps increases people's adherence to cardiovascular medication.While medication apps have long been available online, this is some of the first research to explore the evidence...

AMD Introduce Dual-Vega Radeon Pro V340 for High-Density Computing

AMD Introduce Dual-Vega Radeon Pro V340 for High-Density Computing

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - AMD announced a new high-end graphics solution destined for high-density data center applications. The Radeon Pro V340 is based on AMD's current-generation Vega architecture and actually features dual GPUs on a dual-slot card with 32GB of ECC HBM2. However, don’t get too excited gamers – this is strictly an enterprise-class solution.AMD says that the...

Medics Warn about Deadly Kissing Bug Disease as It Continues to Spread

Medics Warn about Deadly Kissing Bug Disease as It Continues to Spread

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Health experts are warning about an infection known as triatomines, as well as "kissing bugs," that are starting to become more common in the US and more parts of the world. The Chagas disease, which used to be contained in Central and South America (infecting at least eight million people) has reached the US, infecting hundreds of thousands across 27...

Predicting Alzheimer’s Disease May Be Possible Using Eye Exam

Predicting Alzheimer’s Disease May Be Possible Using Eye Exam

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Researchers have detected evidence suggesting Alzheimer's in older patients who had no symptoms of the disease by using technology similar to what is found in many eye doctors' offices "This technique has great potential to become a screening tool that helps decide who should undergo more expensive and invasive testing for Alzheimer's disease prior...

Russia’s Kalashnikov Unveils Retro-Looking Electric Car Considered as Tesla Rival (+Video)

Russia’s Kalashnikov Unveils Retro-Looking Electric Car Considered as Tesla Rival (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Russia’s Kalashnikov Group has unveiled a retro-looking electric car dubbed as CV-1 that is considered a rival to the Tesla electric vehicles. The Kalashnikov Group showed off the CV-1, its answer to Tesla’s sleek electric vehicles, at an event outside Moscow on Thursday featuring not only civilian, but defense-related products. The CV-1 may just end up being the...

New Insight Revealed into Tackling Obesity

New Insight Revealed into Tackling Obesity

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Scientists have discovered a tiny group of brain cells that could be harnessed to tackle obesity according to a new study. Obesity has become one of the most significant challenges to human health. But now scientists at the University of Aberdeen Rowett Institute has seen them unlock the role of these brain cells in current and emerging obesity medications that mimic our...

New Material Can Transform Using Heat, Light

New Material Can Transform Using Heat, Light

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - University of Colorado Boulder engineers have developed a new material that can transform into complex, pre-programmed shapes via light and temperature stimuli, allowing a literal square peg to morph and fit into a round hole before fully reverting to its original form. The controllable shape-shifting material, described today in the journal Science Advances, could have...