New understanding of aging in the brain offers hope for treating neurological disorders

Resume: As the brain ages, microglia assume dysfunctional states that increase the risk of developing neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease. Source: TCD Scientists at the Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute (TBSI) have shed new light on aging processes in the brain. By linking the increased presence of specialized immune cells to conditions such as Alzheimer’s … Read more

US investigates Tesla Autopilot, steering wheels that can be removed

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. safety regulators are firing on Tesla, announcing investigations into steering wheels coming off some SUVs and a deadly crash involving a Tesla suspected of using an automated propulsion system when it collided with a parked fire truck in California collided. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Wednesday it is launching … Read more

Tips from eFishery founder Gibran Huzaifah on running a profitable start-up

Gibran Huzaifah Amsi El Farizy is the founder and CEO of eFishery, which builds solutions such as an automatic feeder to help local fish farmers improve yields and productivity. efishing Indonesian Gibran Huzaifah Amsi El Farizy is no stranger to the start-up world. While still a student, Farizy started his own fish farming business – … Read more

Lucas: Fast Responses from Boston College

Story Links By Adam Lucas 1. Carolina did what it had to do by taking an 85-61 victory over Boston College in the second round of the ACC tournament. Carolina has now won 16 of the last 17 against the Eagles. 2. As before, the big story between now and tomorrow’s 7 p.m. game becomes … Read more