Virginia professor resigns after Facebook post calling Biden supporters ‘anti-Christian’

A Virginia college professor resigned, officials said Monday, after he wrote on social media that supporters of President-elect Joe Biden are “ignorant, anti-American and anti-Christian.” Virginia Wesleyan University, a private liberal arts school in Virginia Beach, announced that Paul Ewell, a professor of management, business and economics, had stepped down. He had earlier resigned as […]

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Astrocytes identified as master ‘conductors’ of the brain

In the orchestra of the brain, the firing of each neuron is controlled by two notes—excitatory and inhibitory—that come from two distinct forms of a cellular structure called synapses. Synapses are essentially the connections between neurons, transmitting information from one cell to the other. The synaptic harmonies come together to create the most exquisite music—at […]

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Apple will require apps to add privacy ‘nutrition labels’ starting December 8th

Apple debuted a collection of privacy features when it announced iOS 14, but the company’s privacy “nutrition label” concept did not arrive with the launch of the new operating system in September. Today, Apple announced that developers will be required to provide the information for those “labels” starting December 8th. Like a normal nutrition label […]

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