Sport

NFL to “probably” seek a one-year suspension for Deshaun Watson

When Major League Baseball suspended Trevor Bauer for two years due to allegations that, at their core, involve sexual consent and the violation of it, we asked whether this meant the NFL will suspend Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson for a full year. Reportedly, the league will try to impose something along those lines. Mark Maske […]

Lifestyle

Targeted radionuclide treatment achieves high response rate, minimal toxicities for advanced-stage neuroendocrine tumors

A targeted radionuclide alpha therapy, 225Ac-DOTATATE, has been shown to have long-term anti-tumor effects in patients with advanced-stage gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs). Results from the Phase II study showed promising survival rates, high response rates and an acceptable toxicity profile, making 225Ac-DOTATATE a potential treatment option for patients who have exhausted other forms of therapy. […]

Business

‘Never say never’: Boeing open to GE-Safran’s new engine concept

Boeing Co could embrace new engine technology for its next new airplane program, vital to fending off arch-rival Airbus SE (AIR.PA) in a lucrative slice of the air travel market. The U.S. planemaker has not publicly endorsed the so-called open-rotor or open-fan design – in which the engines blades are exposed – announced last year […]

Technology

Bankrupt PC builder Artesian Builds is auctioning off almost $1 million worth of stock

Artesian Builds, a PC-building company that recently declared bankruptcy following a controversial livestreamed raffle in which its CEO made some very questionable decisions, is auctioning off swathes of hardware tomorrow on Zoom. PC Gamer reports that the parts from the company’s California and North Carolina sites include many graphics cards, CPUs, PSUs, storage devices, motherboards, […]

News

Equine therapy horse Jess still working at 42 in in Western Victoria

The year 1980 marked the beginning of a decade filled with iconic moments that shaped the world as we know it today (not to mention plenty of blockbuster movies, tunes and big hair). Jess, 42, lives near Ballan in Victoria The mare works as an equine therapy horse The average life span of a horse […]

Sport

Nick Caserio: Davis Mills has come a long way from a year ago

It took a hamstring injury to Tyrod Taylor in Week 2 for Davis Mills to get playing time. The third-round draft choice’s performance in 11 starts won him the job for 2022. In the final five games, Mills threw nine touchdowns and two interceptions and posted a 102.4 passer rating as the Texans went 2-3. […]

Lifestyle

Researchers describe characteristic behaviors of erythropoietin-producing kidney cells

A research team at Kyoto University has revealed characteristic behaviors of erythropoietin (Epo)-producing cells. Epo is a hormone produced by the kidney that stimulates red blood cell production. The discovery provides further insight into the mechanism of renal anemia, a common complication of chronic kidney disease—low red blood cell count—which is caused by renal insufficient […]

Business

Europe’s central banks jack up interest rates to fight inflation surge

Central banks across Europe raised interest rates on Thursday, some by amounts that shocked markets, and hinted at even higher borrowing costs to come to tame soaring inflation that is eroding savings and squeezing corporate profits. Fuelled initially by soaring oil prices in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, inflation has broadened out to […]

Technology

Custom watercooled PlayStation 5 is less than an inch thick

Sony’s PlayStation 5 is one of the largest consoles the company has ever produced. The Japanese gaming giant historically launches a slimmer revision a few years into a system’s lifecycle but one modder didn’t want to wait that long and took matters into his own hands. Matt from DIY Perks recently dismantled the still-in-short-supply PS5 […]

News

Edenhope childcare service expansion helps parents return to workforce

A decades-long campaign to improve childcare in a remote western Victorian town is paying off for a hairdresser who is looking forward to going back to work. Childcare centre in town of 900 people doubles enrolment capacityAbout 1.1 million Australians don’t have access to childcareThe government has committed to review the affordability and accessibility of […]