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UNESCO expert: traditional education is becoming different
2020-08-17 21:29 Over the past six months, a unique experiment has taken place – millions of children around the world have switched to digital education overnight. What problems did the pandemic reveal in this area, how to solve them, will countries return to traditional education, and what are the advantages and disadvantages of online education? About Nargis Sheki told Alexander Molchanov – expert of UNESCO I...
New method to fight cancer with molecular fibers
2020-08-14 20:12 According to the Federal Statistical Office of Germany, cancer is one of the most frequent causes of death, accounting for almost 25% of all deaths cases. Chemotherapy is often used as a treatment, but also brings side effects for healthy organs. Scientists around David Ng, group leader at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, are now trying to take a completely different approach: By means of targ...
Why naming neurons can help cure brain disease
2020-08-11 18:54 The human brain has about 100 billion neurons, linked in intricate ways, that the Spanish neuroanatomist Ramón y Cajal compared to "the impenetrable jungles where many investigators have lost themselves." But to decipher how the brain works and understand how it can go awry in many diseases, it is essential to figure out how many classes of neurons it actually has and how they are connecte...
Paleontologists have tracked the migration and extinction of mastodons
2020-08-09 14:50 DNA analysis from the remains of mastodons from all over North America showed that these majestic animals could make long journeys, mastering the Northern territories, but as a result, they only died out faster. As the climate warms, some species may expand their range, moving further North: this was the case with American mastodons, relatives of our mammoths, during the interglacial periods. However, this...
World’s richest nations must protect child well-being in COVID-19 fallout: UNICEF
2020-08-06 15:40 Children in the world’s richest countries are grappling with mental health concerns, obesity and poor social and academic skills, according to a new study published on Thursday by the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF). The report by UNICEF’s Office of Research  Innocenti, urges governments to improve and protect child well-being in the face of the economic, social and educational fallout from the&n...
Scientists have created a smart textile that remembers its shape
2020-08-04 13:25 Materials that can be deformed and then returned to their original state at will, such as shape memory alloys, can be of great value for aerospace, robotics, and other applications. Now researchers at Harvard University have created a new smart textile. Made from the remnants of wool products, the programmable material can be bent in response to stimuli and returned to its original shape, with a team of sc...
New species of woodworm butterflies discovered in Azerbaijan
2020-07-30 20:10 Professor Roman Yakovlev From the Institute of biology and biotechnology of the Altai state University and Natalia Snegovaya From the Institute of Zoology of the Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan described a new species of butterfly from the family of woodworms (Cossidae) that lives in the Shirvan steppe in Central Azerbaijan. The family of woodworms is widely distributed around the world. It has more than...

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