American football erases the Iranian flag as a sign of protest

DOHA, Qatar – With the United States and Iran gearing up for a dangerous World Cup match here on Tuesday, the U.S. Soccer Federation has taken to social media to issue what it says is a statement of support for the protesters inside Iran: A modified version of the Iranian flag. The federation’s action led … Read more

Quantum Breakthrough: Scientists Extend Qubit’s Life

Scientists have shown that they can extend the life of a molecular qubit by changing the surrounding crystal structure to be less symmetric. The asymmetry protects the qubit from noise, enabling it to hold information five times longer than if it existed in a symmetric structure. Credit: MIT/Dan Lorenza stability in asymmetry By breaking the … Read more

Muscular dystrophy: symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

The disease can occur in adulthood or in the perinatal period; In the latter case, it is called congenital and has a more severe course. The organs involved in one way or another are the central nervous system, the cardiovascular system, the endocrine system, vision, muscles and, of course, the respiratory system. Muscular dystrophy is … Read more

The Minnesota Wildlife Hospital, one of the busiest in the world, plans to expand

Housed in a cramped building in Roseville Park, one of the world’s busiest wildlife hospitals sees nearly 20,000 patients a year, from sleeping cottontails to majestic trumpeting pelicans. After, after 20 years old, I’m out of space. The nonprofit Wildlife Rehabilitation Center has purchased 22 acres in Grant City, Washington County, with ambitious plans to … Read more