NeMO-Net Citizen Science Project Gets a 4.9 Star Rating
245 articles from WEDNESDAY 8.7.2020
Experimental drug shows early promise against inherited form of ALS, trial indicates
Users have submitted over 56K classifications of coral at the new, highly rated, NeMO-Net app.
NASA's new citizen science project, NeMO-Net is making waves! NeMO-Net is a game where players help NASA classify coral reefs by painting 3D and 2D images of coral. Players embark on a virtual research vessel and travel the oceans by analyzing actual images of corals on the sea floor. As you...
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New bird checklists from Coiba National Park, Panama
A clinical trial has found evidence that the experimental drug tofersen lowers levels of a disease-causing protein in people with an inherited form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, caused by mutations in the gene SOD1.
- 20/7/8 23:43
Indigenous Americans had contact with Polynesians 800 years ago, DNA reveals
A trip to Jicarón Island during the Coiba Bioblitz led to a published bird checklist.
How good gut bacteria help reduce the risk for heart disease
Study shows groups crossed vast ocean in about the year 1200 Proof of encounter found in DNA of present-day populations Indigenous Americans and Polynesians bridged vast expanses of open ocean around the year 1200 and mingled, leaving incontrovertible proof of their encounter in the DNA of present-day populations, new studies have revealed.Whether peoples from what is today Colombia or Ecuador...
Scientists have discovered that one of the good bacteria found in the human gut has a benefit that has remained unrecognized until now: The potential to reduce the risk for heart disease.