Watching Violent, Churning Movie Scenes Affect Problem-Solving Ability
Watching graphically violent or emotional scenes in a movie may induce enough stress to interfere with your problem solving ability, says a study.
Next time you sit down to watch a violent or // emotional movie, beware. It could harm your problem-solving ability.
David Beversdorf, a neurolog...
Need For Social Churning Emphasized In CMC Meet On ‘Leadership In Healthcare
The Secretary of the National Commission on Macroeconomics and Health, K Sujatha Rao, emphasized the need for the Union Government to make mandatory a comprehensive Universal Health Insurance System for the people//.
She advocates the utilization of 9 % of the GDP on health and adopt a cross-se...
Technique may help stem cells generate solid organs, Stanford study shows
...future, the researchers believe that the stem cells in the tissue could be induced to become an internal, living factory of healthy, specialized cells churning
out proteins missing in people with conditions such as hemophilia or diabetes. In the long run, they hope to encourage the cells to become entire tran...
Grand Opening of Genghis Grill-The Mongolian Stir Fry in Albuquerque, NM
...ts), and then march over to a massive hot
circular grill -- Genghis' Grill! There, the GRILL MASTERS (cooks) stir up
the food with long wooden sticks, churning
and turning the ingredients until
they're cooked to perfection. Guests enjoy the scene as their food is being
prepared and if they are lucky, the gril...
Researchers identify toehold for HIV's assault on brain
...d infect cells, is at the forefront of HIV's attack on the brain, bringing about severe inflammation. Immune cells within the brain go into overdrive, churning
out substances that attract more immune cells, and white blood cells from the body flood in and join the fray, all clumping together to form destructi...
American Red Cross on the Gulf Coast: Storms Coming and Going
...er as Tropical Storm Edouard Approaches
WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hurricane season is in
full swing, with Tropical Storm Edouard churning
in the Gulf of Mexico and
Hurricane Dolly having just left. As some Red Cross workers continue to
provide for the needs of people whose homes were flo...
Author & Radio Host Tim Kellis Charges Psychologists Who Write Relationship Books are Helping to Spawn a Divorce Industry
BOCA RATON, Fla., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're one of the many
out relationships books today, you'll want to steer
clear of marriage maestro Tim Kellis.
Kellis, an author himself and a radio talk show host, migh...
Saving cancer patients' skin
...curs in the skin, but also helps cancer cells thrive. In the top four deadliest cancers lung, breast, colorectal and pancreatic -- cancer cells start churning
out huge amounts of EGFR to feed themselves and self propagate. The drugs that attack EGFR are prescribed for patients about 100,00 so far -- whose c...
Protein power: Researchers trigger insulin production in diabetic mice
...ling or dampening certain molecular signals.
Now University of Florida researchers have coaxed liver and pancreatic cells within diabetic mice into churning
out insulin by injecting the animals with a naturally occurring protein called Pdx1, opening up a new research avenue that someday could lead to safer...
NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/November 19, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, November 12)
...rs: green is Topic A. This year's campaign
buzzword is "energy independence." Along with health-care plans and
strategies for Iraq, the candidates are churning
out detailed proposals to
slow climate change and wean the country from imported oil. http://www.newsweek.com/id/69535 "Toyota's Green Problem" (p...
churning in Biological News
The battle for CRTC2: How obesity increases the risk for diabetes
...necessary to increase glucose output. In insulin-resistant mice, however, the CRTC2 switch seems to get stuck in the "on" position and the cells start churning
out glucose like sugar factories in overdrive.
Surprisingly, when postdoctoral researcher and first author Yiguo Wang, Ph.D., mimicked the conditio...
Study links seabird deaths to soap-like foam produced by red-tide algae
...tion contributed to the problem by breaking up the cells of dying algae and churning
the dissolved protein into the thick foam that was seen along the shoreline... up it produced the same foam," Kudela said. "The waves act like a blender, churning
up the cells and the protein."
These kinds of events may occur more ofte...
Engineers create intelligent molecules that seek-and-destroy diseased cells
...d will be hosting its first iGEM team this year. Endy will also discuss his efforts, along with colleagues, to start fabrication facilities focused on churning
out libraries of open-access biological parts and the resulting implications for biological engineering.
Plant biologists discover unexpected proteins affecting small RNAs
...eand found that ein5/abh1 double mutant plants ramped up small RNA levels just enough to reveal something not seen before: the mutant plant cells were churning
out small RNAs made from some of their own protein-coding mRNAs.
Investigators already knew that plants defend themselves against invading pathoge...
Solar flares set the Sun quaking
...ht into a long-running solar mystery and may even provide a way of studying other stars.
The outermost quarter of the Suns interior is a constantly churning
maelstrom of hot gas. Turbulence in this region causes ripples that criss-cross the solar surface, making it heave up and down in a patchwork pattern ...
Journey to the center of the earth: Discovery sheds light on mantle formation
...e results, because using them for this type of analysis is still a new, innovative and difficult technique.
Since the mantle is slowly moving and churning
within the Earth, geologists believe the mantle is a layer of well-mixed rock. Fresh mantle rock wells up at mid-ocean ridges to create new crust. A...
Cat fleas' journey into the vacuum is a 'one-way trip'
...he most common type of flea plaguing companion animals and humans.
The lead researcher also examined vacuum bags for toxicity and exposed fleas to churning
air in separate tests to further explore potential causes of flea death. He and a colleague believed that the damaging effects of the brushes, fans an...
Protein structure initiative launches new resources for the scientific community
...novel, sharing little structural resemblance to others in the PDB.
As the four large-scale PSI centers concentrate on churning
out structures, the six specialized centers will continue to develop methods and tools that lead to more efficient and successful determination of cha...
Pathway toward gene silencing described in plants
...wnstream is lost, inferring that it came into the act second. The picture that emerged from this logical approach is that Pol IVa gets things started, churning
out RNA that then goes to the nucleolus where it is acted on by RDR2, which turns the single-stranded RNA into double-stranded RNA. The Dicer-like 3 ...
Scientists aim to thwart use of flu as bioweapon
...s diseases. When the flu virus infects the body, for instance, a cascade of complex events occur to fight the virus as it commandeers cells and begins churning
out viral particles that attack the body. The immune system falls back on an array of cells, especially antibody-producing B-cells and flu-killing T c...
churning in Biological Technology
Milky Way churning out new stars at a furious pace
MADISON - Some of the first data from a new orbiting infrared telescope are revealing that the Milky Way - and by analogy galaxies in general - is making new stars at a much more prolific pace than astronomers imagined.
The findings from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope were announced today (May 2...
A cry for unity for the economy of southeast Wisconsin
... comes to mind is southeastern Wisconsin. With institutions such as the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the Milwaukee Area Technical College churning
out talented graduates every year and a long history as a manufacturing center, the area seems to be a relatively stable environment that would attrac...
Drug innovation beats marketing, patents and mergers
...as another drug in Phase I) provide the company with one of the best cancer product portfolios.
The message here is that focused and productive R&D churning
out innovative new drugs is currently winning the day over M&A, marketing and even savvy intellectual property strategies to manage product life cycle...
Got bugs? New project lets real computer users gang up on software bugs
... Ben Liblit offers a bold prediction regarding all of the complicated software programs churning
away in your computer:
They have bugs. All of them. Guaranteed.
"Software bugs are part of the mathematical fabric of the universe," says Liblit...
Wisconsin ranks 30th in New Economy index
...rd), which are jobs in fast-growing companies with annual sales revenue growing at 20 percent or more.
However, low rankings in categories like job churning
(47th), export focus of manufacturing and services (42nd), and IPOs (41st) brought down Wisconsin's overall score.
Wisconsin has ranked as low as 3...
churning in Biological Definition
...ll bladder . This hormone is secreted in resonse to fat in chyme.
Gastric inhibitory peptide (GIP) - is in the duodenum and decreases the stomach churning
in turn slowing the emptying in the stomach.
Digestion in plants and fungi
Not only animals digest food. Some carnivorous plants capture ...