New discovery helps explain ketamine’s antidepressant qualities

Scientists have discovered a new mechanism to help illustrate the rapid antidepressant qualities of ketamine. Imaging patients with depression revealed ketamine’s effects are a result of its interaction with a particular kind of serotonin receptor.

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Yale study suggests tectonic plates formed very early in Earth’s history

When did Earth's plate tectonics begin? A new study from Yale University claims to have found evidence that plate tectonics started about a billion years earlier than is currently thought, which places it very soon after the planet’s formation.

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Sweden welcomes its first wooden wind turbine tower

The wheels have begun to turn on an interesting new form of wind turbine in Sweden, with the country’s first wooden power-generation tower now complete. It's hoped the tower will be a harbinger of cheaper and greener solutions for renewable energy.

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Watch | 5G in Nigeria: Any link with COVID-19?

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Nigeria is answering the telecoms market most controversial question sparked by claims that 5G mobile technology caused the deadly Coronavirus outbreak. Home to a booming telecoms market, Nigeria’s active phone connections was 187,435,821 (98.19%) and Internet users were 132,013,241 by February, according to official figures. Meanwhile, claims that Coronavirus otherwise known as COVID-19 and 5G mobile […]

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