In this episode:
00:56 How movie phone calls can reduce creativeness
As a outcome of the pandemic, employees all around the world have develop into accustomed to conference colleagues on line. To obtain out if this swap from experience-to-encounter conferences arrived at a expense to creative imagination, a team compared the amount of tips created by personnel collaborating either on-line, or in-man or woman. They confirmed that men and women assembly virtually developed much less artistic suggestions than these operating confront-to-encounter, and advise that when it will come to notion technology perhaps it is time to transform the digital camera off.
Exploration short article: Brucks & Levav
News and Sights: Digital collaboration hinders concept technology
08:08 Research Highlights
Fragments from an historical pyramid propose earliest recognized use of a Maya calendar, and how sweet treats could damage exceptional iguanas’ metabolic rate.
Investigation Emphasize: Deer symbol hints at early adoption of Maya calendar
Investigation Emphasize: Tourists’ sweet treats threaten scarce iguanas’ wellbeing
10:34 Fish pores and skin reveals a new style of mobile division
Researchers hunting at the skin cells of zebrafish have identified a new sort of cell division, which does not need DNA replication. DNA is generally vital for nutritious cells, but the scientists consider this puzzling finding may be a temporary measure to aid the fish produce pores and skin a lot more speedily during progress spurts.
Research article: Chan et al.
Information and Sights: Stretched skin cells divide devoid of DNA replication
Online video: A new kind of cell division
16:59 Briefing Chat
We go over some highlights from the Character Briefing. This time, how laser-geared up submarines could assistance analyse gelatinous animals’ anatomy, and a force for a flagship mission to Uranus.
The New Yorker: Shedding Mild on Untouchable Sea Creatures
Nature: Next stop, Uranus? Icy planet tops precedence record for next significant NASA mission