Ancient ancestors evolved to be strong and snappy

Journal Reference: William J. Deakin, Philip S. L. Anderson, Wendy den Boer, Thomas J. Smith, Jennifer J. Hill, Martin Rücklin, Philip C. J. Donoghue and Emily J. Rayfield. Increasing morphological disparity and decreasing optimality for jaw speed and strength during the radiation of jawed vertebrates. Science Advances, 2022 DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abl3644 Almost all vertebrates are jawed … Read more

Strong magnets put new twist on phonons

Journal Reference: Andrey Baydin, Felix G. G. Hernandez, Martin Rodriguez-Vega, Anderson K. Okazaki, Fuyang Tay, G. Timothy Noe, Ikufumi Katayama, Jun Takeda, Hiroyuki Nojiri, Paulo H. O. Rappl, Eduardo Abramof, Gregory A. Fiete, Junichiro Kono. Magnetic Control of Soft Chiral Phonons in PbTe. Physical Review Letters, 2022; 128 (7) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.128.075901 That may be because it takes … Read more

Strong and elastic, yet degradable: protein-based bioplastics

Journal Reference: Juanjuan Su, Kelu Zhao, Yubin Ren, Lai Zhao, Bo Wei, Bin Liu, Yi Zhang, Fan Wang, Jingjing Li, Yawei Liu, Kai Liu, Hongjie Zhang. Biosynthetic Structural Proteins with Super Plasticity, Extraordinary Mechanical Performance, Biodegradability, Biocompatibility and Information Storage Ability. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2022; DOI: 10.1002/anie.202117538 Whether as packaging or toys, mulch films … Read more

Women’s tennis is going strong in Tucumán

Womens tennis is going strong in Tucuman

The heat was not an impediment. During the morning, the temperature in the province reached 30° and at times it was difficult to bear, but even so, in Parque 9 de Julio the second round of the Qualy began without delay, for the “SMT Cup”, Women’s international tournament corresponding to the ITF W25 circuit. The … Read more

Tennis, Australian Open in Melbourne: Australian Open – Zverev wins confidently, Nadal too strong for Hanfmann

Tennis Australian Open in Melbourne Australian Open Zverev wins

Zverev was not irritated by cheers for the Australian outsider and confidently won the third round of the Australian Open achieved. With the 6: 4, 6: 4, 6: 0 against John Millman Germany’s Sportsman of the Year abruptly ended hopes of a tennis coup for the local tournament participant on Wednesday (19.01.22) in Melbourne. “I … Read more

Giani: “A strong and talented group, this Modena can fly high”

Giani A strong and talented group this Modena can fly

The coach talks about 13 victories in a row: “We are a complete team. The Cev Cup? We want to go all the way” Thirteen consecutive victories. A ladder that gave a vertical impetus to Modena, after a traumatic start: second place in the standings, second place in the Cev Cup and quarter-finals of the … Read more

Massa bewitched by Hamilton: “I see him very strong in the last three races”

Massa bewitched by Hamilton I see him very strong in

The Brazilian comments on the Interlagos race and praises the race of the Englishman from Mercedes: “The turning point with the comeback in the sprint race. Sunday was different from Mexico “ Andrea Cremonesi November 16 – San Paolo (Brazil) Felipe Massa also enjoyed watching the show staged on Sunday on his Interlagos by Lewis … Read more

Strong winds power electric fields in the upper atmosphere

Journal Reference: Thomas J. Immel, Brian J. Harding, Roderick A. Heelis, Astrid Maute, Jeffrey M. Forbes, Scott L. England, Stephen B. Mende, Christoph R. Englert, Russell A. Stoneback, Kenneth Marr, John M. Harlander, Jonathan J. Makela. Regulation of ionospheric plasma velocities by thermospheric winds. Nature Geoscience, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41561-021-00848-4 Using observations from NASA’s ICON mission, … Read more