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Higher iron levels associated with a lower risk of heart disease

Higher iron levels associated with a lower risk of heart disease

The study suggests that higher iron levels associated with a lower risk of high cholesterol levels. It also reduces the risk of arteries becoming furred with a build-up of fatty substances.
Tokyo, where the centre was launched this week // credit: Derrick Brutel

International cyber security Center to tackle growing and emerging challenges in cyber Security

Imperial, one of UK’s leading universities in cybersecurity Research along with partners in the US, Japan and UK has founded an international Cybersecurity center in Tokyo which is dedicated to next generation of cybersecurity professionals to understand global challenges they will face.
Common scents don’t always make the best perfumes, study

Common scents don’t always make the best perfumes, study

The smell is a social and social phenomenon — people bond over smell and associate odors perceived with specific memories. In certain cultures, the...

Mini magic MRI scanner could potentially help diagnose knee injuries

Scientists at the Imperial College London have recently come up with a new prototype device- Mini magic MRI scanner to detect injury such as...
PEGS, incorporated into packaging, could soon detect spoilage gases in meat and fish

Food freshness sensors could replace ‘use-by’ dates to cut food waste

Food waste is a major global problem with substantial economic and environmental consequences. 30% of all food produced for human consumption (∼1.3 billion tons)...
Twitter buys AI startup to tackle spam, fake news and other abuse

Twitter buys AI startup to tackle spam, fake news and other abuse

Twitter Is Used for Connecting People. First, Twitter is used to connect people with the same interests. With over 270 million active global users, Twitter...
Like non-polydactyl fingers, the extra digits had their own dedicated tendons, muscles, and nerves, as well as extra corresponding brain regions in the motor cortex.

People born with extra fingers or toes requires extra brain’s resources

Globally almost one in every 500 babies are born with extra fingers or toes. This condition is also known as Polydactyly. The extra fingers are...
Artist impression of Arborea panels on London roofs (credit: Imperial College London // Thomas Glover)

World’s first ‘BioSolar Leaf’ to purify the air in London

Technology is everywhere nowadays. Some might say technology, in general, hurts the environment, but some forms of tech like EVs, smart home technologies, Saving...
A bee attached to a 'flight mill'

Pesticide exposure causes bumblebee flight to fall short

Flight behavior is crucial for determining how bees forage, so reduced flight performance from pesticide exposure could lead to colonies going hungry and pollination...

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