Why Do Some People Suffer From Severe Acne? Large Genetic Study Reveals Hair Follicle Formation May Be Key

Acne is one of those conditions that seemingly has no perfect treatment, with expensive creams, ointments, and pills providing some benefit but not often complete resolution. Now, a large genetic study raises the possibility that we’ve overlooked a major factor in the development of acne. “Applying these genetic approaches to…

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Water found on asteroid by OSIRIS-REx explorer

(CNN)NASA’s first asteroid sample return mission, OSIRIS-REx, reached the asteroid Bennu only a week ago, but it’s already learning more about this time capsule from the early solar system. Two spectrometers on the spacecraft, OVIRS and OTES, discovered hydroxls, or molecules of oxygen and hydrogen atoms bonded together. The mission…

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New littoral combat ship weapons take aim at attacking small boat swarms

The Missile Module is comprised of 24 ship-fired Longbow Hellfire Missiles, 30-and-57mm guns, 11-meter rigid hull inflatable boats, helicopters and vertical-take-off-and-landing ship-launched drones. Ship launched Hellfires, for instance, can utilize all-weather millimeter wave radar, inertial guidance or semi-active laser targeting to fire upon enemy ships, helicopters, fixed-wing assets or drones…

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Branson’s Virgin reaches edge of space

Champagne for space tourists takes flight The billionaires fuelling a space race In 2008, Virgin Galactic first promised sub-orbital spaceflight trips for tourists would be taking place “within 18 months”. It has since regularly made similar promises to have space flights airborne in the near future. Report End of Twitter…

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Jailed Huawei CFO’s bail decision pushed to Tuesday as tensions persist

Vancouver, Canada (CNN Business)The chief financial officer of Chinese tech company Huawei will have to wait another day to learn if she’ll be let go on bail. David Martin, Meng’s attorney, has proposed that she be allowed to reside in one of her properties in Vancouver in the interim. He…

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