Month: April 2020

There’s a twisted appeal to the idea. Over the course of its five seasons to date Better Call Saul has gradually made Jimmy and Kim’s relationship the most important aspect of its story, creating deeper viewer investment by the year until arriving at a place where we almost want them to stay together despite knowing
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You can watch the full interviews with Justin and Christian Long and Christopher Jackson below! [embedded content] [embedded content] We’d also like to thank to our partners at Soundstripe for helping make this series possible! All music in MLB The Show (The Show) is licensed from Soundstripe.com, which provides stock music for creators, with plans starting at $11.25 / month.
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WWE has confirmed that the presumed next installment in the annual WWE video game series (WWE 2K21) will not be released this year. “There’s not going to be a launch of the game this year,” said WWE interim chief financial officer, Frank Riddick, during a recent financial call. Riddick offered no further information regarding the
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Agência FAPESP – Highly concentrated aqueous electrolytes, known as water-in-salt electrolytes, could be an alternative to the organic solvents used in car batteries and other electrochemical devices. Abundance and, hence, low cost are key factors in this application, alongside nontoxicity, according to the review article “Water-in-salt electrolytes for high voltage aqueous electrochemical energy storage devices”
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IMAGE: The researchers used a microwave resonator (brown) that generated fields with frequencies in the microwave range, which excited the magnons in an yttrium iron garnet film (red) and formed a… view more  Credit: I. V. Borisenko et al./ Nature Communications Data transmission that works by means of magnetic waves instead of electric currents – for
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Ben continues to experiment on himself with aquatic stem cells. He’s noticing dramatic changes in his physiology, including sharpened senses, accelerated healing, increased endurance, and the ability to hold his breath underwater for extended periods of time. He began the experiment to help his mom, who was making progress on the same treatment before her
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ESPN, ESPN2, FS1 and MLB Network will begin airing select games from the MLB The Show 20-powered competition featuring player reps from all 30 big-league ballclubs Thursday night, Major League Baseball announced Thursday afternoon. The Players League, a joint venture between MLB, the MLB Players Association and Sony Interactive Entertainment, will make its television debut
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This BROOKLYN NINE-NINE review contains spoilers. Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 7 Episode 13 Brooklyn Nine-Nine has a tendency to fall into routines. Granted, a lot of the returning plots and episode structures work spectacularly well. Sitcoms are supposed to be comfortable; if you wanted to watch something strenuous, that’s what prestige dramas are for. Even though
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IMAGE: Yizhi Jane Tao view more  Credit: Jeff Fitlow/Rice University HOUSTON – (April 23, 2020) – Rice University researchers plan to reconfigure their “trap and zap” wastewater-treatment technology to capture and deactivate the virus that causes COVID-19. Rice civil and environmental engineer Pedro Alvarez and bioscientist Yizhi Jane Tao have won a National Science Foundation (NSF)
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IMAGE: EDITORIAL VIEWS: Hans Zappe, left, and Harry Levinson. view more  Credit: SPIE BELLINGHAM, Washington, USA – SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, has announced the launch of a new Gold Open Access journal, the Journal of Optical Microsystems (JOM), which will publish cutting-edge research of optical and photonic microsystems. Hans Zappe, co-editor-in-chief of
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IMAGE: It can be used to distinguish MS from neuromyelitis optica, another demyelinating disorder view more  Credit: UFSCar Researchers at the Federal University of São Carlos (UFSCar) in Sorocaba (state of São Paulo, Brazil) have developed a technique to diagnose early-stage multiple sclerosis, a disease of the central nervous system, and distinguish it from neuromyelitis optica,
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At the moment, GameStop also intends to begin re-opening stores in Italy, Germany, and Austria as well as South Carolina and Georgia. The company also says that they are keeping their eyes open for opportunities to re-open in other states and countries in the coming weeks as the coronavirus situation develops. There’s quite a lot
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Electron spin–a fundamentally quantum property–is central to spintronics, a technology that revolutionized data storage,[1] and that could play a major role in creating new computer processors. In order to generate and detect spin currents, spintronics traditionally uses ferromagnetic materials whose magnetization switching consume high amounts of energy. In the April 22, 2020 issue of Nature,
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IMAGE: Drawing inspiration from spider’s back legs, researchers have developed a new nonstick surface for nanomaterials.   view more  Credit: American Chemical Society Cribellate spiders spin thousands of tiny nanofibers into sticky threads. To keep from getting caught in their own webs, these spiders use a nonstick comb on their back legs. Now, researchers reporting in
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IMAGE: A semi-transparent perovskite solar cell with contrasting levels of light transparency. view more  Credit: Dr Jae Choul Yu Semi-transparent solar cells that can be incorporated into window glass are a “game-changer” that could transform architecture, urban planning and electricity generation, Australian scientists say in a paper in Nano Energy. The researchers – led by Professor
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[embedded content] Now that we’re just over a month away from HBO Max soothing away some of our quarantine pains, a new trailer for Looney Tunes Cartoons has been released. It’s very, very promising. [embedded content] So we have Bugs screwing with Yosemite Sam, Daffy pissing off Porky Pig, Tweety Bird getting the better of
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A new trademark filing by Microsoft seems to reveal the logo for the Xbox Series X, the tech giant’s upcoming next-gen console, which is due to release later this year. The trademark was filed on April 16 and it includes the rights to print this logo on consoles as well as keychains, jewelry, posters, calendars,
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IMAGE: A hydrogel can cool off electronics and generate electricity from their waste heat. Scale bar, 2 cm. view more  Credit: Adapted from Nano Letters 2020, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c00800 Using electronic devices for too long can cause them to overheat, which might slow them down, damage their components or even make them explode or catch fire. Now,
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