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Scientists program microalgae's 'oil factory' to produce various oils

Phys Dot Org 14 Apr 2021
By combining the 'chassis' of an oil-producing microalgae with genes from a Cuphea plant, scientists from the Single-Cell Center, Qingdao Institute of BioEnergy and Bioprocess Technology (QIBEBT) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), can turn the algae into a microbial cell factory that can produce various oils with different properties.

Paulownia trees growing branches, incomes for Henan county

China Daily 14 Apr 2021
When made into lumber for instruments, the wood has good acoustic quality and resonance," Dai Shengmin, general manager of Henan Kaifeng Zhongyuan (Central Plain) Instruments Co Ltd, told Science and Technology Daily ... from the Shanghai No.1 National Musical Instruments Factory.

Army STEM Experience visits GPTC

The Lawton Constitution 13 Apr 2021
(Science, technology, engineering and math) vehicles ... “The other 80 percent is made up of STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — positions.” ... In room three, participants are placed in front of a simulator where they will work as a team — putting SARAH to work navigating the factory and finding survivors.

Meet the Xenobots: Living, biological machines that could revolutionize robotics

Digital Trends 12 Apr 2021
As alien species go, these were no little green men or any other science-fiction cliché ... A second paper, published recently in Science Robotics, shows that steps have been taken to make these into useful tools ... They are created in a factory using synthetic organic material, making them more similar to the modern idea of androids than machines.

British scientists behind biotech firm Vaccitech that helped create Oxford AstraZeneca jab could both get ...

The Daily Mail 08 Apr 2021
Professor Sarah Gilbert's stakes could become worth more than £26m when Vaccitech floats ... owns 4,166,667 shares in venture capital firm Oxford Sciences Innovation Plc ... Her father worked at a shoe factory and her mother was a teacher. She studied biological sciences and did a PhD at Hull University before getting a job at Oxford in 1994 ... .

'Shifting to adoption of EVs big focus of Karnataka govt'

Yahoo Daily News 08 Apr 2021
Read full article. 6 April 2021, 3.55 pm·1-min read ... He was speaking as a panelist at a virtual meet on 'Governing Goods on the Move', organised by the World Economic Forum as part of the Global Technology Governance Summit- 2021 ... He said the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has developed a 'Smart Factory' called 4.0 India@IISc.

Scientist behind Oxford jab used by Astrazeneca in line for £17m windfall as her company ...

The Daily Mail 07 Apr 2021
The woman behind Oxford's coronavirus jab is in line for a multi-million pound windfall as her company plans to float on the stock market ... Windfall ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next ... Her father worked at a shoe factory and her mother was a teacher. She studied biological sciences and did a PhD at Hull University before getting a job at Oxford in 1994 ... .

Federal OSHA regulators begin inspection of Tampa lead factory

Tampa Bay Times 06 Apr 2021
Regulators with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration on Monday began inspecting Gopher Resource, a Tampa lead smelter where dangerous conditions have plagued the factory for years ... Monday’s site visit was the first time OSHA inspected the factory in the last five years ... justice department to investigate Florida lead factory.

Logistics, EV adoption are priority sectors: K'taka DyCM

Beijing News 06 Apr 2021
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , April 6 (ANI). Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr CN Ashwatha Narayana on Tuesday said the shift to electric mobility has become necessary due to the fast depletion of fossil fuels, increase in energy costs ... Institutions like the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) have developed a 'Smart Factory' called 4.0 India@IISc.

Northwest Georgia: High hopes for the future

The Polk County Standard Journal 01 Apr 2021
The Town of Trion, Chattooga County and Northwest Georgia are fortunate to be involved in the application process, having partnered with Remedium Life Science of Georgia ... It is not often that a company invests in a local community before its factory doors are opened or they have obtained a business license.

Imogen Cotter enjoying a Zwift rise in world of e-cycling

The Irish Times 01 Apr 2021
It was a real eye-opener for me.” ... Cotter earns a living from coaching (she has a sport and exercise science degree from the University of Limerick) and some social media but worked initially in a local factory, putting cakes on a conveyor belt and not speaking a word all day because no one spoke English and she hadn’t a word of Flemish ... .

Northeast governors need Biden to deliver on offshore wind

Politico 01 Apr 2021
"We will work through those tensions together based on data and science, and collaborations at this time are core to that." 'I call it a wind factory' ... I call it a wind factory," said Joe Balkovec, a Pennsylvania resident who spends summers in his home in Ocean City, N.J.

CX Daily: China Allows More Investment Outflows to Ease Pressure on Yuan

Caixin Online 01 Apr 2021
Outflows /. China allows more investment outflows to ease pressure on yuan ... Covid-19 /. Chinese border city reports new Covid-19 outbreak ... The article, “The fight against fake-paper factories that churn out sham science,” published Tuesday in Nature, reported that the journal tallied 370 articles that scientific journals retracted since January 2020 ... .