She lost family members to the pandemic, but got up and won a gold medal: meet Sunisa Lee

She lost family members to the pandemic but got up

Jamie Squire/Getty Images American gymnast Sunisa Lee was about to leave the sport due to a complicated family history, but she won a gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics: Know her history. Jamie Squire/Getty Images There are athletes in the Olympic Games who monopolize attention for their feats, their statements or even their failures, so … Read more

Scientist reveals cause of lost magnetism at meteorite site

Journal Reference: Gunther Kletetschka, Radana Kavkova, Hakan Ucar. Plasma shielding removes prior magnetization record from impacted rocks near Santa Fe, New Mexico. Scientific Reports, 2021; 11 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-01451-8 The key, according to work by associate research professor Gunther Kletetschka at the UAF Geophysical Institute, is in the greatly reduced level of natural remanent magnetization … Read more

Ever been lost in the grocery retailer? Researchers are closer to knowing why it happens

Journal Reference: Li Zheng, Zhiyao Gao, Andrew S. McAvan, Eve A. Isham, Arne D. Ekstrom. Partially overlapping spatial environments trigger reinstatement in hippocampus and schema representations in prefrontal cortex. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-26560-w You’ve done it a million times: Take a right at the entrance, away from the produce, and walk past … Read more