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How to Get Rid of Dark Areas: DIY & Expert Treatments

Whether you’ve got acne or sun damage, some skin concerns don’t go away quietly—many leave dark spots behind. And figuring out how to get rid of dark spots can be just as challenging as solving what caused them in the first place. They’re hard to hide and slow to fade, and like in the case…

Geographical Hot Spots for Early-Onset Colon Cancer

The incidence of colorectal cancer (CRC) in adults younger than 55 years has been increasing in recent years ― a "dramatic increase" was noted in the United States in 2017, and an increase in incidence has subsequently been seen in many other countries across Europe, as well as Australia, New Zealand, and Canada. A new…

Hubble Spots Flocculent Spiral Galaxy

Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have captured a spectacular image of the spiral galaxy NGC 2775. This Hubble image shows a flocculent spiral galaxy called NGC 2775. The image was made from separate exposures taken in the visible, ultraviolet and near-infrared regions of the spectrum with Hubble’s Wide Field Camera 3 (WFC3). It…

ExoMars spots special green glow at the Red Planet

Artist’s impression of ESA’s ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter detecting the green glow of oxygen in the martian atmosphere. This emission, spotted on the dayside of Mars, is similar to the night glow seen around Earth’s atmosphere from space. Credit: European Space Agency ESA's ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter has detected glowing green oxygen in Mars' atmosphere—the…

ALMA areas the twinkling heart of our Milky Way

Astronomers used the ALMA telescope in Chile to observe irregular flickers in millimeter-waves from the center of our Milky Way galaxy: the twinkling heart of the galaxy. This image shows the flickering or twinkling heart of our Milky Way galaxy. These dots represent measurements of changes in the intensity of emission, at millimeter wavelengths, from…

Coronavirus hot spots see rare excellent news as the country arguments over resuming

(CNN)There are glimmers of hope in some coronavirus hot spots in the United States amid frustration as states continue reopening."The good news is we're finally ahead of this virus," New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said at a coronavirus briefing Friday. "We haven't killed the beast, but we are ahead of it." The state has been…

Odd Bare Spots on Moon Reveal Perhaps Active Lunar Tectonic System

Infrared (upper left) and other images from NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter revealed strange bare spots where the Moon’s ubiquitous dust is missing. The spots suggest an active tectonic process. Credit: NASAStrange spots scattered across the Moon’s nearside where bedrock is conspicuously exposed are evidence of seismic activity set in motion 4.3 billion years ago that…

Coronavirus locations flare as Texas prepares to reopen -Statesman

Nicole Cobler @nicolecoblerJonathan Tilove @JTiloveTXPhilip Jankowski @PhilJankowski As retail stores and restaurants prepare to reopen across the state on Friday, roughly two dozen counties have seen a spike in coronavirus cases in the last week, an American-Statesman analysis of state data shows.Even as the numbers of daily new cases statewide have fallen from a peak…

Areas On Toes And Rashes Join Unusual New Manifestations Of Coronavirus

Covid toes, aka pernio or chilblains Ilan Schwartz, MD, PhD A few weeks ago, the peculiar symptom of loss of smell and taste was reported as an early symptom of COVID-19 infection. This generally preceded the lung symptoms, the most prominent finding in the infection. Now more unexpected symptoms are being reported, including diarrhea, heart…

New york city and other hot spots are getting longer coronavirus peaks than anticipated, professional states

(CNN)New York and other hot spots are experiencing prolonged peaks of the coronavirus pandemic while southern states may not get hit as hard as earlier projected, experts say.Researchers from the prominent projection model cited by the White House plan to release new data on the pandemic Friday. Updated projections will show decreasing cases on a…

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Yep, sequential read/write at 500 MB/s would be 2 and a half days for…

The new 50 TB and 100 TB SSDs from Nimbus Data come in 3.5-inch form-factors. (Image Source: Nimbus Data)Samsung promised to deliver 128 TB SSDs by 2018, but it looks like the demand for such large drives is not there yet. Nevertheless, Nimbus Data thinks that we are ready for 100 TB SSDs, unleashing this…

Good! Sick of the Qualcomm monopoly with processors, meanwhile the rest of the market…

The Samsung Galaxy S21 could be Exynos-only. (Source: The Verge)Samsung is expected to launch its next generation of Galaxy S flagships, the S21 series, sometime in Q1 2021. New information, however, claims that all the Galaxy S21 phones will feature Samsung's in-house Exynos 1000 chipset instead of having some Snapdragon 875-powered models as is typical.…

AI at the edge is enabling the push toward defect-free factories

Presented by Intel If there’s one goal every manufacturer in the multi-trillion-dollar industrial segment shares, it’s operating a factory free from production defects. According to several studies by Intel spanning 2018, 2019, and 2020, AI and edge computing make it possible to positively identify up to >99% of visible manufacturing defects before a product ever…

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KRASG12C-Mutant NSCLC Likely Smoking-Related, Targetable by Brain Metastasis Therapies

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - KRASG12C-mutant non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) appears to be smoking-related and is likely targetable by inhibitors that can delay or prevent brain metastasis, according to an analysis of real-world outcomes. "Currently, the majority of druggable oncogene-driven NSCLCs occur in non-smokers/light ex-smokers," Dr. Wanyuan Cui of the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in…

Proton Pump Inhibitors Tied to COVID-19 Risk

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. People who use proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) may be more likely to get COVID-19, researchers say. In light of this finding, physicians should consider which patients truly need these powerful acid-lowering drugs, said Brennan Spiegel, MD, MSHS, professor of medicine and…

Breathed In Dye Enables Intraoperative Visualization of Lung-Tumor Margin

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Inhalational indocyanine green (ICG) can be useful for the intraoperative visualization of lung-tumor margin, researchers from South Korea report. Surgical resection with adequate tumor-free margin provides optimal long-term survival in patients with early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), but defining the tumor margin during surgery can be challenging. Dr. Hyun Koo…