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  • The explanation of the anomalous infertility women

    Researchers from the Medical College of Baylor found a possible cause of previously unexplained infertility women. In their opinion, the pathology occurs because of a genetic mutation in NLRP2 and NLRP7. This is confirmed by experiments on mice with inactivation of the corresponding DNA could not normally be played.

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  • Google introduced the first version of Android O

    Google has released a test version of the new operating system Android O. the Firmware is intended for developers and is available in a limited number of devices. The system acquired new restrictions for apps running in the background, which helps to optimize the performance of the device.

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  • Russian scientists found a replacement cannabis for epileptics

    Researchers from MIPT and the Institute of theoretical and experimental Biophysics have discovered that analogues of psychoactive substances contained in hemp can help against epilepsy. However, unlike the plant cannabinoids, these compounds are produced by the body, and they do not cause a psychoactive effect.

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  • The skull of the deceased, 700 years ago, the poor "turned" in the face

    Archaeologists from Cambridge University with high accuracy reconstructed the face of a man who lived 700 years ago. His remains were found in the tomb under the building of the British College Old Divinity School. The skeleton belonged to a 40-year-old man who most of his life engaged in heavy physical labor.

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  • Solve the mystery of "heavy bones"

    Canadian doctors called one of the main reasons that some people have a density (and weight) of bone tissue is higher than the level of physical activity during active growth of the organism. A study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.

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  • Earth has predicted a collision with Mars

    Geophysicist Steven Meyers of the University of Wisconsin in Madison (USA) made a collision of Earth and Mars over billions of years. The reason for this, as suggested by the scientist, lies in the chaotic nature of the Solar system. To such conclusions the physicist came after the analysis of geological rocks.

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  • In "Rosnano" disown the failed "Russian iPad" Chubais

    In the state Corporation "Rosnano" declared that have no relation to the bankrupt company Popslate. The company is not directly linked to the "RUSNANO" and received from it investments. Indeed, Popslate ordered screens for their covers portfolio company RUSNANO Plastic Logic, located in the city of Dresden.

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  • Samsung has introduced a "killer" Siri

    Samsung has announced a new voice assistant Bixby, which will appear in a new flagship, the Galaxy S8. The manufacturer identified three key differences Bixby from other systems. The assistant can perform virtually all functions that a user performs using the normal interface.

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  • Apple releases red iPhone

    Apple has released a special version of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus in a bright red color scheme. The new version of the iPhone 7 in the framework of charitable campaign (RED), so part of the proceeds from sales of a special version of the device will be sent to the Global Fund to fight AIDS.

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  • Belevsky prize will be awarded for a mathematical theory of wavelets

    The winner of Belevskoe award, one of the most prestigious for mathematicians, Frenchman Yves Meyer for "his key role in the development of the mathematical theory of wavelets". About the decision of the International mathematical Union and the European mathematical society announced the President of the Norwegian Academy of science and literature OLE Sejersted.

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  • To find a cure against the deadly proteins

    Scientists from the University of Michigan have found a remedy that may inhibit the development of fatal prion diseases that occur due to the buildup of abnormally folded proteins — prions. They found the drug astemizole used in the fight against allergies.

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  • Disclosed is the design of the new iPhone

    iPhone 8, which will be presented by Apple in the fall of 2017, will be similar in appearance to the original iPhone. According to the insider, the smartphone will have a "teardrop design", that is, the rear panel and the side faces are more rounded than the current iPhone.

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  • The US warned about the spread of the deadly fungal infection

    In the United States began to spread of nosocomial infection, caused by the fungus Candida auris. Mortality from it reaches 60 percent, to combat disease, there are no drugs. The fungus was struck by 53 people, most of them live in the state of new York. Also recorded 27 healthy carriers of Candida auris.

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  • Best Martian species collected in the video

    Finnish photographer Jan Freidman transformed Martian images in the video about the red planet. For this he used more than 50 thousand photographs taken by the scientific instrument HiRISE (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) station MRO (Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter). The video is available on the website Gizmodo.

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  • Mars found the disappearing satellites

    American geophysicists have shown that the Martian moons are most likely formed from ring systems, which some time later destroyed and turned into the moon. Scientists have counted several of these transformations in the history of Mars. A study published in the journal Nature Geoscience.

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