Ocean physics explain cyclones on Jupiter

Journal Reference: Siegelman, L., Klein, P., Ingersoll, A.P. et al. Moist convection drives an upscale energy transfer at Jovian high latitudes. Nat. Phys., 2022 DOI: 10.1038/s41567-021-01458-y Lead author Lia Siegelman, a physical oceanographer and postdoctoral scholar at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego, decided to pursue the research after noticing … Read more

New study helps explain ‘silent earthquakes’ along New Zealand’s North Island

Journal Reference: Christine Chesley, Samer Naif, Kerry Key, Dan Bassett. Fluid-rich subducting topography generates anomalous forearc porosity. Nature, 2021; 595 (7866): 255 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-03619-8 Geophysicists, geologists, and geochemists from throughout the world have been working together to understand why this plate boundary behaves as it does, producing both imperceptible silent earthquakes, but also potentially major … Read more

Study combines climatic, tectonic models to explain Andean conundrum

Journal Reference: Jiashun Hu, Lijun Liu, Michael Gurnis. Southward expanding plate coupling due to variation in sediment subduction as a cause of Andean growth. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-27518-8 The study, led by former University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graduate student Jiashun Hu, Illinois geology professor Lijun Liu and California Institute of Technology professor Michael … Read more

Brain drain: Scientists explain why neurons consume so much fuel even when at rest

Journal Reference: Camila Pulido, Timothy A. Ryan. Synaptic vesicle pools are a major hidden resting metabolic burden of nerve terminals. Science Advances, 2021; 7 (49) DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abi9027 In their study, reported Dec. 3 in Science Advances, they identified tiny capsules called synaptic vesicles as a major source of energy consumption in inactive neurons. Neurons use … Read more

Xbox Game Pass, the boss of Slitherine: “I’ll explain how it works …”

Xbox Game Pass the boss of Slitherine Ill explain how

The English publisher reveals to Gazzetta.it the background of the most popular subscription service of the moment, on which it will enter in December with Warhammer 40,000: Battlesector. Warhammer 40,000: Battlesector it will also be available on PlayStation and Xbox consoles starting next December 2nd, and from the same day it will be provided at … Read more

Post-Brexit fishing: Macron and Johnson explain themselves and differ on a possible “de-escalation”

Post Brexit fishing Macron and Johnson explain themselves and differ on

The President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, and the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, in Rome, during the G20 summit, Sunday, October 31. ANDREAS SOLARO / AFP Neither image nor joint declaration, the tête-à-tête between Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson was eagerly awaited Sunday, October 31, on the sidelines of the … Read more

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