Ketamine treatment for major depression: Study finds serotonin is key

There’s a growing interest in using the anesthetic drug ketamine as a treatment for major depression that doesn’t respond to therapy and other pharmaceutical drugs. In past studies, ketamine has been found to improve depression symptoms in a large percentage of participants, sometimes after a single treatment. Questions have remained over how the drug helps this condition and a new … Continue reading

Android 11 beta accidentally rolled out, here’s what changed

Android 11’s beta form was scheduled to be launched with some virtual fanfare but, in solidarity with those marching on the streets, Google decided to hold back on that event for a while. Someone at Mountain View, however, may have not gotten the memo in time to stop such a beta update from rolling out to a few developers. Fortunately … Continue reading

Researchers say Oura rings can predict COVID-19 symptoms three days early

One of the challenges to curbing the spread of COVID-19 is that asymptomatic individuals, or carriers, can spread the virus before they realize they are infected. In April, researchers from West Virginia University’s (WVU) Rockefeller Neuroscience In…

Music Industry Declares June 2 As ‘Black Out Tuesday’ Amid Unrest

Several record labels will turn off the music in order to reflect and implement change in response to police violence.

The Extinction Crisis Is Accelerating, New Study Finds

Look no further than the COVID-19 pandemic for proof.

Prosecutor Says No Charges In Deadly Shooting Of Omaha Protester James Scurlock

The county attorney said the bar owner killed the young Black man in self-defense, but his family wants a grand jury.

Trump Urges Governors To Harshly Punish Flag-Burners Amid Police Violence Protests

In his call with the state leaders, he said he backs “strong punishment” for the constitutionally allowed dissent.

Trump Justice Department Gears Up For War On Antifa ‘Terrorists’

DOJ cases against white supremacists could layout how the Trump administration cracks down on alleged rioters.

Republicans Have Some Concerns With Donald Trump’s Tone Right Now

“The country is looking for healing and calm,” GOP Sen. John Thune said.

Consolidate Your Everyday Carry with These Wallet Phone Cases

You only have so many pockets to spare, so why waste one on a wallet when you could easily fit those credit cards into your phone case? Between Apple/Android Pay and a decreasing reliance on cash, you can probably end up slimming down your total everyday carry, while keeping your phone well-protected. I spent the last…

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