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Genetics causing arthritis possibly helped humans survive Ice Age

Genetics causing arthritis possibly helped humans survive Ice Age

A genetic change associated with shorter stature and increased risk of arthritis might have helped our ancestors survive the Ice Age, a study has showed. The findings showed that mutations in the gene called GDF5 resulted in shorter bones that led to a compact body structure while reducing the risk of bone fracture from falling. [...]

August 4, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Genetics causing arthritis possibly helped humans survive Ice Age

Why 4chan is ‘struggling to survive’

Why 4chan is ‘struggling to survive’

One of the most notorious corners of the web could be about to become a victim of its own success. The owner of 4chan posted a warning last weekend that the anarchic bulletin board service was in financial straits. “What I wrote on 4chan was true,” Hiroyuki Nishimura told the BBC. “Ad [revenue] is getting [...]

October 5, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Why 4chan is ‘struggling to survive’

Why The ‘God Particle’ Would Survive Brexit

Why The ‘God Particle’ Would Survive Brexit

What would happen to the UK’s science and technology industries if the country votes to leave the EU? :: Scientific Funding Scientists in the UK received €8.8bn (£6.8bn) in research funding from the EU from 2007-2013, according to the Royal Society – more than the €5.4bn (£4.1bn) we contributed over the same period. If the [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Why The ‘God Particle’ Would Survive Brexit