Not long ago, scientists placed wagers on the number of genes in the human genome. Some bets ranged upward of 100,000 genes being present. Once the human genome sequence was completed, a project led in part by the McDonnell Genome Institute at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, even the lowest guess of 25,947 proved to be above the true number.
How many different types of plants are in the Amazon rain forest? This is an astonishingly hard question to answer. The number is clearly in the range of “really quite a lot,” but scientists have long debated what “a lot” really means. Show More Summary
A very interesting discussion relating to the eventual resale value differences between different Tesla Model 3 battery pack configurations was recently begun on the Model 3 Owners Club forum. I hadn't personally thought about the subject much at all before reading the discussion, but it makes for a worthwhile line of enquiry. Show More Summary
Wonder goal Manchester United took a very early lead against Everton courtesy of what will take some beating for the goal of the month award from Antonio Valencia. The full back struck a beautiful shot from long range and put the Red Devils ahead, and people couldn’t believe how good it was. It was his […]
North Korea fired another intermediate range missile over Japan, a significant development that shows Kim Jong Un can fire a long range weapon with little to no warning. David Martin reports.
Harry Dean Stanton, whose long career ranged from 1950s Westerns to this year’s Twin Peaks and Lucky, died today of natural causes at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. in Los Angeles. He was 91. He is perhaps best known toShow More Summary
Relive arguably Kidderminster's most memorable FA Cup moment when Jon Purdie scored from long range to give the Harriers a shock 2-1 win over Birmingham in 1994.
This week, Apple officially unveiled its new iPhone range which go on sale on September 22. If you can't wait that long, you can pre-order the phone in Australia from 5.01pm AEST. Here are all the places to buy. More »
More power, range and fuel economy are here following a long wait.
Evolutionary biologists long have supposed that when species colonize new geographic regions they often develop new traits and adaptations to deal with their fresh surroundings. They branch from their ancestors and multiply in numbers of species.
The road to driverless cars is very long and paved with data, even from your own car. A range of companies and cities are already profiting from it. Let’s get this out of the way from the very beginning: Driverless cars are not coming off the assembly lines in Detroit and Tokyo anytime soon. Show More Summary
Dave Majumdar Security, Anti-ship missiles. The U.S Navy is moving forward with adding an anti-ship capability back into its Tomahawk Block IV cruise missiles to defeat a new generation of enemy surface combatants at range. In the past,...Show More Summary
The SX-1 MTR is targeted at the military and long range civilian markets with a truly modular rifle in.308 Win,.300 Win Mag and.338 Lapua Mag. This post Ritter and Stark Seeking Additional U.S. Dealers for the SX-1 MTR appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Will you try the Justice League VR experience? What’s the long range box office forecast for the opening weekend of Thor: Ragnarok? Does a casting call indicate Nick Fury will be appearing in The Avengers 4 after all? Why was Inhumans...Show More Summary
We've long talked about the problems that come along with government mandating ISPs to act as copyright police by blocking so-called "pirate" websites. The issues with these attempts are many, ranging from their muted impact on piracy...Show More Summary
As part of its sponsorship, Ritter & Stark has donated a gift certificate valued at $3,277 to the prize table. Feistritz, Austria (September 2017) – Ritter & Stark GmbH, an Austrian-based firearms design and manufacturing company, is proud to announce that it’s signed on as a sponsor of the Guardian Long Range Competition. Show More Summary
When it comes to all-electric vehicles, Tesla dominates the headlines, with Chevrolet gradually gaining on them with their Bolt hatchback. But, there’s long been a third player that’s been hanging around, and they’re looking to start making bigger headlines of their own. Show More Summary
Ritter & Stark, manufacturers of the SX-1 Modular Tactical Rifle are sponsoring the Guardian Long Range Competition. This post Ritter & Stark GmbH New Sponsor of Guardian Long Range Competition appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Artillery is a staple on the modern battlefield. With its awesome destructive power and long range, it is a fantastic support tool for the grunt on the ground. Adding in laser guidance on projectiles, the sheer variety of ordnance types,...Show More Summary