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Manipulating cell networks with light: New frontiers in optical microscopy

A new optical microscope system called SIFOM (Stimulation and Imaging-based Functional Optical Microscopy) can stimulate multiple cells simultaneously by a holographic method and monitor cell activity after the stimulation using 3D (three-dimensional) measurements based on fluorescence holography. This system has potential applications as a tool for the reconstruction of lost nerve pathways, constructing artificial neural networks, and food resources development.

Letter: Action, not awareness, needed in global warming – The Mercury News

Action, not awareness,needed in global warming Re: “Global warming concerns rise among Americans” (Page A4, Jan. 23, Mercurynews.com) An article by John Schwartz of the New York Times in the Jan. 23 edition of the Mercury News summarized recent polls…

Alaska Schools Get Faster Internet—Partly Thanks to Global Warming – WIRED

Before they got down to business for the day, students in Devin Tatro’s social studies class were offered a quiet moment of self-reflection: On this golden fall afternoon at Nome-Beltz Junior/Senior High School, were they feeling chipper, distressed, or somewhere…

How Much Warmer Was Your City in 2018?

Note: Temperature and precipitation data are from AccuWeather. The normal temperature range is determined using the averages of the highs and lows for each day from 1981 to 2010. Data for some cities is incomplete. For cases in which the…

Looking good for Les Wallace – petition nears 10,000 signatures

Mark ♦ January 28, 2019 ♦ 1 Comment It’s looking good for Les Wallace’s epetition calling for a proper economic study of the costs and benefits of driven grouse shooting – but there’s still some way to go. Another 700…

Cold snaps will persist even with global warming, experts sa… – West Central Tribune

GRAND FORKS — Several Midwestern states logged record-breaking low temperatures this week, but climate experts say the overall global temperature still is on the rise. Parts of Minnesota and North Dakota saw temperatures well below minus 30 this week, and…

Cold snaps will persist even with global warming, experts sa… – Duluth News Tribune

GRAND FORKS — Several Midwestern states logged record-breaking low temperatures this week, but climate experts say the overall global temperature still is on the rise. Parts of Minnesota and North Dakota saw temperatures well below minus 30 this week, and…

Teenage Activist Takes School Strikes 4 Climate Action to Davos

Protest by 16-year-old Greta Thunberg snowballs to last day of World Economic Forum The 16-year-old activist behind the fast-growing School Strikes 4 Climate Action has taken her campaign to the streets of Davos, to confront world leaders and business chiefs…