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- How cells use mechanical tension sensors to interact with their environment
In a painstaking experiment, scientists suspended a single protein filament between two microscopic beads. Their results have shed light on an elusive process in which cells receive and respond to mechanical
Science Daily. Monday, 26 Oct 2020.
- Baxter Supports Findings of Ongoing COVID-19 Nutrition Study
The study, supported by Baxter (BAX) through an investigator-initiated grant, is the first analysis of longitudinal REE in critically ill, mechanically-ventilated COVID-19 patients.
Zacks. Tuesday, 20 Oct 2020.
- Slowing light in an optical cavity with mechanical resonators and mirrors
Scientists have demonstrated the theory behind how a cavity optomechanical system induces OMIT and reduces the speed of light.
Science Daily. Friday, 16 Oct 2020.
- Speed limit: Scientists calculate fastest possible velocity of sound is 22 miles per second
By using standard models of physics along with state of the art mechanical
calculations, British researchers showed that sound waves can move the fastest in solid atomic hydrogen.
Daily Mail. Friday, 9 Oct 2020.
- Asian Markets Higher Amid Trading Chaos in Japan
Benchmark Nikkei index shut down Thursday due to mechanical
failure; indices in South Korea and China closed for national holidays.
Voice of America. Thursday, 1 Oct 2020.
- New York woman flung into the air by mechanical arm of garbage truck
The Rochester, New York, local - who has not been identified - was waiting on the seat in the city's downtown area on July 29 while the truck tried to retrieve items from a nearby trash can.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 17 Sep 2020.
- 'Mechanical fault' leaves Tower Bridge stuck open
Tower Bridge became stuck in the open position for more than an hour due to a "mechanical fault", causing traffic gridlock in central London.
Sky News. Saturday, 22 Aug 2020.
- Hugh McWilliams: Prominent NI businessman dies in road crash
Hugh McWilliams' company - H&A Mechanical
Services - is Derry GAA's main sponsor.
BBC News. Friday, 14 Aug 2020.
- New York Yankees Gio Urshela Has Taken Advantage Of His Opportunity
changes to his offensive approach, New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela has found a home in New York.
Forbes. Friday, 7 Aug 2020.
- Puma Debuts Mechanical Foam Cushioning System XETIC
Puma partnered with the MIT Design Lab to take the mechanical
power of structure to a foam application for the debut of the XETIC cushioning technology, showing first in the Calibrate Runner.
Forbes. Tuesday, 4 Aug 2020.
- Do Some Retro-Inspired Typing With This Wireless Mechanical Keyboard
The Durgod Fusion offers a return to the hefty clickity-click keystrokes of the 1980s. It's also wireless.
Mental Floss. Wednesday, 29 Jul 2020.
- 2 closed ferries expect to resume services this week
PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) - One of two ferries that had closed due to mechanical
issues has reopened. The Cave-in-Rock Ferry, which carries about 500 vehicles daily across the Ohio River between Kentucky and Illinois, reopened at 6 a.m. ...
Washington Times. Tuesday, 21 Jul 2020.
- Navy chief: US warship's fate uncertain; damage extensive
The USS Bonhomme Richard has extensive structural, electrical and mechanical
damage, a top naval chief said Friday after walking into the bowels of the charred warship that burned for more than four days off San Diego.
Fox News. Sunday, 19 Jul 2020.
- Western Kentucky ferry to remain shutdown another day
HICKMAN, Ky. (AP) - A ferry in western Kentucky will remain out of service a little longer, causing motorists to take long detours. The Dorena-Hickman Ferry extended a temporary closure for mechanical
repairs through Tuesday. ...
Washington Times. Tuesday, 23 Jun 2020.
- CCW Weekend: Mechanical Advantage Vs Training Problems
There are, of course, examples of actual mechanical
advantage when it comes to gun stuff, meaning when you really are better enabled to perform a particular task.
Daily Caller. Saturday, 13 Jun 2020.
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