Stony Brook Gala Celebrates 25th Anniversary, Raises $2.15M for Student Scholarships

On April 29, over 600 guests gathered at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City to honor Neil deGrasse Tyson at the 25th Stars of Stony Brook Gala. Short Summary: Event honored Neil deGrasse Tyson for his contributions to science and education. The gala raised $2.15 million for Stony Brook University student scholarships. Tyson shared…

Gel prevents excessive drunkenness in mice

Innovative research has developed a gel that helps mice rapidly break down alcohol, potentially paving the way for human hangover prevention and liver protection treatments. Short Summary: Researchers developed an iron-milk protein gel to break down alcohol in mice. The gel reduces toxic by-products and protects the liver. Potential future human trials could lead to…

Tiger beetles might employ ultrasound as a defense against bats

Tiger beetles may have evolved to mimic the ultrasonic clicks of toxic moths to fend off predatory bats, a new study suggests. Short Summary: New research indicates tiger beetles produce high-pitched clicks similar to those of toxic moths. This sound-based mimicry could serve as a deterrent against bats. Further studies are needed to confirm the…

Top Trends for Senior-Focused Startups: From Longevity to Aging in Place

As the aging population in the U.S. and other advanced economies grows, longevity-focused startups are receiving significant funding, and new business models aim to redefine how we age, stay fit, and manage care. Short Summary: Investors are heavily funding longevity-focused startups. Technological advancements are emphasizing biological age over chronological age. New business models aim to…

Harvard genetics professor ignites debate with assertion on reversing aging in canines

In a groundbreaking yet controversial announcement, renowned Harvard geneticist and longevity researcher David Sinclair claimed the creation of the first pill designed to reverse aging in dogs, stirring widespread skepticism within the scientific community. Short Summary: David Sinclair’s bold claim about reversing aging in dogs. Outrage and skepticism from the scientific community. Lack of published…

Uncovering the Truth: Analyzing Andrew Huberman’s Controversial Cannabis Claims

The Rise and Fall of Dr. Andrew Huberman: A Story of Deception and Controversy ‘Word Salad’: Andrew Huberman’s Cannabis Claims Slammed by Experts Andrew Huberman, celebrated podcaster and associate professor of neurobiology at Stanford University, recently found himself in hot water over his controversial claims about cannabis on his popular podcast, Huberman Lab. Despite his…

Unraveling the Mysteries of Stephen Hawking’s Legacy

Amidst Controversy and Achievements The New Mexico Consortium features Cosmic Frontiers: Stephen Hawking & The Universe On April 27-28, the SALA Los Alamos Event Center in Los Alamos, N.M. will be hosting the highly anticipated event, Cosmic Frontiers: Stephen Hawking & The Universe, presented by the New Mexico Consortium. This two-day event will delve deep…