BUSINESS: XPRIZE E Musk Foundation Nomeiam 23 Ganhadores Na Competicao Estudantil De Cinco Milhoes De Dolares Para Remocao De Carbono
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BUSINESS: XPRIZE E Musk Foundation Nomeiam 23 Ganhadores Na Competicao Estudantil De Cinco Milhoes De Dolares Para Remocao De Carbono

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A XPRIZE, líder global em projeto e implementação de modelos de competições inovadoras para resolver os grandes desafios mundiais, anunciou hoje que 23 equipes lideradas por estudantes ganharam a Competição estudantil de US$ 5 milhões para remoção de carbono. O programa de premiação, que é parte do XPRIZE for Carbon Removal de US$…

BUSINESS: XPRIZE Und Die Musk Foundation Kuren 23 Gewinner Des Mit Funf Millionen USD Dotierten Studentenwettbewerbs Zur CO2-Beseitigung
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BUSINESS: XPRIZE Und Die Musk Foundation Kuren 23 Gewinner Des Mit Funf Millionen USD Dotierten Studentenwettbewerbs Zur CO2-Beseitigung

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XPRIZE, das weltweit führende Unternehmen für die Entwicklung und Umsetzung innovativer Wettbewerbsmodelle zur Lösung der weltweit größten Herausforderungen, gab heute bekannt, dass 23 von Studenten geführte Teams die $5M Carbon Removal Student Competition gewonnen haben. Das Preisvergabeprogramm, das Teil des $100 Million XPRIZE for Carbon Removal ist, der von der Musk Foundation gefördert…

Paris Thin To The Kardashian Butt, It’s Boom Time For Cosmetic ‘cowboys’ – Sydney Morning Herald
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Paris Thin To The Kardashian Butt, It’s Boom Time For Cosmetic ‘cowboys’ – Sydney Morning Herald

When a young woman consulted plastic surgeon Dr Dan Kennedy some years back he witnessed a potentially ugly side effect on self-esteem that a brush with parts of Australia’s booming cosmetic surgery industry can have.Asked by her what she needed to do to improve her appearance, Kennedy examined her and concluded: nothing. “I thought she…

FRONT PAGES: Education Is Essential To Eat Well On The Nightshift
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FRONT PAGES: Education Is Essential To Eat Well On The Nightshift

Newswise — In Australia, one in every five employees are shift workers. But when you work irregular hours, you eat at irregular hours and this can put you at increased risk of weight gain, type 2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.Now, a world-first study conducted by the University of South Australia and Monash University is investigating…

FRONT PAGE: Lactoferrin Supplements Could Aid In The Recovery Of COVID19 & Other Respiratory Tract Infections
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FRONT PAGE: Lactoferrin Supplements Could Aid In The Recovery Of COVID19 & Other Respiratory Tract Infections

Newswise — THE antiviral properties of lactoferrin makes it a great natural supplement that could also be used as an adjunct for COVID-19 and for various other Respiratory Tract Infections (RTIs) according to a team of researchers led by the University of Huddersfield. Lactoferrin is a protein naturally found in breastmilk, for example in cow milk and…

FRONT PAGE NEWS: Coronavirus weekly: treatments on the horizon and lessons for the next pandemic
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FRONT PAGE NEWS: Coronavirus weekly: treatments on the horizon and lessons for the next pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is the largest and worst relay race in history. Without vaccines or reliable treatment on the horizon, when the curve goes down in one region it goes up in another. Prevention and isolation measures remain the most effective ways to control the curve. But the disease continues to affect not only human…

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HPV vaccine shows success in gay, bisexual men

News Release 25-May-2021 HPV vaccine shows success in gay, bisexual men Monash University Research News A study by Monash University and Alfred Health found a 70 per cent reduction in one type of human papillomavirus (HPV) in gay and bisexual men after the implementation of the school-based HPV vaccination program. The HYPER2 study, published in…

A metropolis arose in medieval Cambodia – new research shows how many people lived in the Angkor Empire over time
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A metropolis arose in medieval Cambodia – new research shows how many people lived in the Angkor Empire over time

A visualization of daily life around Angkor Wat in the late 12th century. Tom Chandler, Mike Yeates, Chandara Ung and Brent McKee, Monash University, 2021, CC BY-NC-ND How big were the world’s ancient cities? At its height, the world’s first city of Uruk may have had about 40,000 people about 5,000 years ago. In the…

How technology helped archaeologists dig deeper
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How technology helped archaeologists dig deeper

Construction workers in New York’s Lower Manhattan neighborhood were breaking ground for a new federal building back in 1991 when they unearthed hundreds of coffins. The more they dug, the more they found—eventually uncovering nearly 500 individuals, many buried with personal items such as buttons, shells, and jewelry. Further investigation revealed that the remains were…

Study finds shifting mindset increases managers' willingness to invest in new technology
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Study finds shifting mindset increases managers' willingness to invest in new technology

Newswise — Forget the 30,000-foot, big-picture view. When faced with a cutting-edge technological idea, business leaders who approach the idea in more concrete “how” terms — rather than in abstract “why” terms — are less likely to be deterred by its novelty and more likely to recognize its utility, which increases their propensity to invest,…

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