General, Research, Technology

How many days does a coronavirus live on money, masks and clothes?

At the time of this writing, April 7, 2020years, COVID-19 coronavirus infected more than 1,340,000 inhabitants of our planet. To slow down its spread, authorities in many countries asked people not to contact each other and stay at home. It is also recommended that all people wash their hands as often as possible and do not touch their face, because particles of the virus are capable ofContinue Reading


General, Research, Technology

Neural connections responsible for the emergence of consciousness

Consciousness is one of the greatest mysteriesbefore humanity. But where and how does it arise? Does consciousness really exist or is it just an illusion skillfully created by the brain? Finding answers to these questions is an incredibly difficult task, but, fortunately, this does not stop scientists. To try to understand exactly where consciousness arises in the human brain, the authors of a new studyContinue Reading


General, Research, Technology

Inside the coffin with a mummy, a painting by an ancient artist was found

One of the most interesting places in ScotlandPerth Museum and Art Gallery is considered. This place is considered interesting because visitors can admire the ancient paintings, sculptures and other works of art, as well as the skeletons of dinosaurs and Egyptian mummies. For example, starting in 1936, tourists had the opportunity to look at the huge coffin of an ancient Egyptian named Takerheb.Continue Reading


Gadgets

In autumn, Apple will introduce 4 iPhone 12 models (2 photos)

Apple's traditional presentation howusually scheduled for fall, may surprise the fans of the brand. The developers of the corporation plan to bring four iPhone 12 models to the market at once. Moreover, in 2020, already at the end of this month, Apple plans to bring the budget smartphone iPhone SE to the market. It is hoped that the events surrounding the coronavirus pandemic will not be able to bring downContinue Reading


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Russia will intensify prosecution of distributors of pirated content

Self-isolation mode caused by expandinga coronavirus pandemic, has returned popularity to numerous platforms offering free, but unlicensed, pirated content. Numerous online cinemas, game services and other platforms that use the pirated product will fall under the watchful eye of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, which has decided to tighten control over the distribution of unlicensed products. As the main tools in the fight against virtual pirates, the regulator chose traditionalContinue Reading


Gadgets

Huawei's innovative product - a smart TV with a periscope camera

Huawei, despite ongoingconfrontation with the American government, and possibly precisely because of the tough market situation, is constantly expanding its range, offering more and more innovative products that use innovative solutions. In the near future, the company will present its first smart TV, which, according to one of the leaders of Huawei, will become the next breakthrough device of the company. It’s already known that the TVContinue Reading


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Very powerful Origin EON15-X laptop with 12-core processor, 64 GB of RAM and 6 TB of internal memory (8 photos)

Origin introduced a new laptopincreased productivity, designed for computer game lovers, application developers requiring high computing power and productivity. The Origin EON15-X gaming laptop is available in several configurations, the maximum of which works on a 12-core AMD Ryzen 9 3900 desktop processor. The Ryzen 9 3900 processor model is the younger version of the Ryzen 9 3900X CPUContinue Reading


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Microsoft is developing alternative input devices (3 photos)

Developers of leading high-techthe company is constantly looking for the design of new data input systems and computer control systems that can increase the efficiency of human-machine communication. Microsoft engineers have registered a patent for smart gloves, which in the future can replace modern control and input devices, such as a mouse, gamepad, touch screen or keyboard. The technical description of the Microsoft patent states thatContinue Reading


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Scientists have found that flies lose their memory in the dark

Scientists from the Tokyo Metropolitan Institute were able toto reveal the unique property of the brain of Drosophila flies, leading to the loss of long-term memory of a traumatic event after being in absolute darkness. The complete loss of memories of a traumatic event can be used to create new methods for treating diseases of the human brain that use the “erasure” of memories that cause discomfort. An experiment with Drosophila revealed an effectContinue Reading