‘Rising finish’ of inflammation discovered

Journal Reference: Inga V. Hochheiser, Heide Behrmann, Gregor Hagelueken, Juan F. Rodríguez-Alcázar, Anja Kopp, Eicke Latz, Elmar Behrmann, Matthias Geyer. Directionality of PYD filament growth determined by the transition of NLRP3 nucleation seeds to ASC elongation. Science Advances, 2022; 8 (19) DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abn7583 If bacteria or viruses attack living cells or other foreign substances appear … Read more

Rising parental expectations linked to perfectionism in college students

Journal Reference: Thomas Curran, Andrew P. Hill. Young people’s perceptions of their parents’ expectations and criticism are increasing over time: Implications for perfectionism.. Psychological Bulletin, 2022; DOI: 10.1037/bul0000347 Researchers analyzed data from more than 20,000 American, Canadian and British college students. They found that young people’s perceptions of their parents’ expectations and criticism have increased … Read more

Fast-melting alpine permafrost may contribute to rising global temperatures

Journal Reference: Feng Cheng, Carmala Garzione, Xiangzhong Li, Ulrich Salzmann, Florian Schwarz, Alan M. Haywood, Julia Tindall, Junsheng Nie, Lin Li, Lin Wang, Benjamin W. Abbott, Ben Elliott, Weiguo Liu, Deepshikha Upadhyay, Alexandrea Arnold, Aradhna Tripati. Alpine permafrost could account for a quarter of thawed carbon based on Plio-Pleistocene paleoclimate analogue. Nature Communications, 2022; 13 … Read more

Seismic study reveals key reason why Patagonia is rising as glaciers melt

Journal Reference: Hannah F. Mark, Douglas A. Wiens, Erik R. Ivins, Andreas Richter, Walid Ben Mansour, M. Beatrice Magnani, Eric Marderwald, Rodrigo Adaros, Sergio Barrientos. Lithospheric Erosion in the Patagonian Slab Window, and Implications for Glacial Isostasy. Geophysical Research Letters, 2022; 49 (2) DOI: 10.1029/2021GL096863 Scientists at Washington University in St. Louis, led by seismologist … Read more

Historic buildings could be protected from rising energy bills by solar panels

Journal Reference: Matthew J. Smiles, Adam M. Law, Adam N. Urwick, Luke Thomas, Lewis A. D. Irvine, Matthew T. Pilot, Alan R. Bowman, Alison B. Walker. Next steps in the footprint project: A feasibility study of installing solar panels on Bath Abbey. Energy Science & Engineering, 2022; DOI: 10.1002/ese3.1069 They found that the set up … Read more

In Tunisia, Abir Moussi, the rising opponent

In Tunisia Abir Moussi the rising opponent

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Abir Moussi, president of the Destourien Libre Party (PDL), makes the sign of victory in front of … Read more

Rethink: let the land level rise – ‘Embrace the rising water, don’t arm yourself against it’ – Foodlog

Rethink let the land level rise Embrace the rising

Dyke builders generally take into account a time horizon of several decades to a century. If the sea level rise is not too bad, the dikes will keep the Netherlands dry for the next century. But if the sea level rise – a consequence of global warming and melting polar ice – strong progress, then … Read more