Local areas provide stage for movies, TV shows

Local areas provide stage for movies TV shows

“Lights, camera, action,” a phrase associated with film and television, has been said plenty of times in this area. The charm and history of Washington, Fayette and Greene counties have attracted a number of productions to the area. Plus, the Pittsburgh Film Office, which represents 10 counties to the film industry, offers a state film … Read more

Research helps provide scientific framework for psilocybin use in therapeutic settings

Journal Reference: R.C. Van Court, M.S. Wiseman, K.W. Meyer, D.J. Ballhorn, K.R. Amses, J.C. Slot, B.T.M. Dentinger, R. Garibay-Orijel, J.K. Uehling. Diversity, biology, and history of psilocybin-containing fungi: Suggestions for research and technological development. Fungal Biology, 2022; 126 (4): 308 DOI: 10.1016/j.funbio.2022.01.003 Oregon voters approved a ballot measure in 2020 to allow use of psilocybin, … Read more

Invisible helium atoms provide exquisitely sensitive test of fundamental theory

Journal Reference: B. M. Henson, J. A. Ross, K. F. Thomas, C. N. Kuhn, D. K. Shin, S. S. Hodgman, Yong-Hui Zhang, Li-Yan Tang, G. W. F. Drake, A. T. Bondy, A. G. Truscott, K. G. H. Baldwin. Measurement of a helium tune-out frequency: an independent test of quantum electrodynamics. Science, 2022; 376 (6589): 199 … Read more

Genetic ‘hotspots’ that speed up and slow down brain aging could provide new targets for Alzheimer’s drugs

Genetic ‘hotspots’ that speed up and slow down brain aging could provide new targets for Alzheimer’s drugs – NovLink Home Mash E Genetic ‘hotspots’ that speed up and slow down brain aging could provide new targets for Alzheimer’s drugs We want to say thanks to the writer of this short article for this incredible material … Read more

Active video games provide alternative workout

Journal Reference: Yongju Hwang, Yangyang Deng, Mika Manninen, Sophie Waller, Ellen M. Evans, Michael D. Schmidt, Senlin Chen, Sami Yli-Piipari. Short- and longer-term psychological and behavioral effects of exergaming and traditional aerobic training: A randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 2022; 1 DOI: 10.1080/1612197X.2021.2025135 Exergaming, or active video gaming, may be … Read more

Self-administered screening can provide benefits for patients and providers

Journal Reference: David P. Miller, Kristie L. Foley, Richa Bundy, Ajay Dharod, Elena Wright, Mark Dignan, Anna C. Snavely. Universal Screening in Primary Care Practices by Self-administered Tablet vs Nursing Staff. JAMA Network Open, 2022; 5 (3): e221480 DOI: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.1480 You’re not alone. Doctors at Wake Forest School of Medicine wondered if patients might be … Read more

Magnetic excitations could provide information transfer without heat loss

Journal Reference: T. Weber, D. M. Fobes, J. Waizner, P. Steffens, G. S. Tucker, M. Böhm, L. Beddrich, C. Franz, H. Gabold, R. Bewley, D. Voneshen, M. Skoulatos, R. Georgii, G. Ehlers, A. Bauer, C. Pfleiderer, P. Böni, M. Janoschek, M. Garst. Topological magnon band structure of emergent Landau levels in a skyrmion lattice. Science, … Read more

Superfluids provide new insight into turbulence

Journal Reference: Matthew T. Reeves, Kwan Goddard-Lee, Guillaume Gauthier, Oliver R. Stockdale, Hayder Salman, Timothy Edmonds, Xiaoquan Yu, Ashton S. Bradley, Mark Baker, Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Matthew J. Davis, Tyler W. Neely. Turbulent Relaxation to Equilibrium in a Two-Dimensional Quantum Vortex Gas. Physical Review X, 2022; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.12.011031 The new research, by a team … Read more

New economic model finds wetlands provide billions in filtration value

Journal Reference: Tariq Aziz, Philippe Van Cappellen. Economic valuation of suspended sediment and phosphorus filtration services by four different wetland types: A preliminary assessment for southern Ontario, Canada. Hydrological Processes, 2021; 35 (12) DOI: 10.1002/hyp.14442 A new study from the University of Waterloo uses economic valuation to help us understand the importance of Southern Ontario’s … Read more

Study finds electric vehicles provide lower carbon emissions through additional channels

Journal Reference: Paul Wolfram, Stephanie Weber, Kenneth Gillingham, Edgar G. Hertwich. Pricing indirect emissions accelerates lowcarbon transition of US light vehicle sector. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-27247-y But a recent study from the Yale School of the Environment published in Nature Communications found that the total indirect emissions from electric vehicles pale in … Read more