August full moon: how to take a good photograph of the Sturgeon supermoon on your phone or camera
Guardian Australia picture editor Carly Earl explains the dos and don ’ts of photographing the celestial spectacle, the last super moon of of 2022Get ourfree news app,morning email briefing ordaily news podcastWith a ‘sturgeon’ supermoon rising, many people will pull out their mobile phones to try and get an Instagram-worthy photograph, but unfortunately the full moon is really challenging to get a great photo of.Two reasons: it is very far away and unless you have a telephoto lens (which makes the moon appear closer than it is) it will always appear as a very small glowing dot in the frame.Continue reading... (Sourc...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 12, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Carly Earl Tags: Photography The moon Space Science Astronomy Source Type: news

uAssist ™ aligner planning assistance service available for orthodontists
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- uLab Systems ™, the creator of the uSmile™ clear aligner system and the uDesign® treatment planning software, announces the availability of the uAssist ™ concierge treatment planning assistance service1 for orthodontists. Licensed orthodontists and dentists assist with aligner case treatment plans, in less than 3-business days.uLab developed the uAssist treatment plan assistance service because each orthodontist has their own unique workflow and uLab is dedicated to providing options that enable orthodontists to practice the way they choose, ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 11, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Characteristics of fatal insulin overdoses - Stephenson L, van den Heuvel C, Humphries M, Byard RW.
This study was undertaken to review fatal cases of insulin overdose in South Australia (SA) over a 20-year period to assess rates and characteristics of insulin-related deaths among insulin-dependent diabetics and non-diabetics for all manners of death. Re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Psychological, physical, and sexual violence against children in Australian community sport: frequency, perpetrator, and victim characteristics - Pankowiak A, Woessner MN, Parent S, Vertommen T, Eime R, Spaaij R, Harvey J, Parker AG.
Childhood sport participation is associated with physical, social, and mental health benefits, which are more likely to be realized if the sport environment is safe. However, our understanding of children's experience of psychological, physical, and sexual... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

August full moon: how to take a good photograph of the Sturgeon supermoon on your phone or camera tonight
Guardian Australia picture editor Carly Earl explains the dos and don ’ts of photographing the celestial spectacle, the last super moon of of 2022Get ourfree news app,morning email briefing ordaily news podcastWith a ‘sturgeon’ supermoon rising tonight, many people will pull out their mobile phones to try and get an Instagram-worthy photograph, but unfortunately the full moon is really challenging to get a great photo of.Two reasons: it is very far away and unless you have a telephoto lens (which makes the moon appear closer than it is) it will always appear as a very small glowing dot in the frame.Continue reading.....
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 11, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Carly Earl Tags: Photography The moon Space Science Astronomy Source Type: news

Australian supercomputer produces stunning image of remains of dying star ’s explosion | Wasim Raja and Pascal Jahan Elahi for the Conversation
Data from Australia ’s square kilometre array radio telescope was processed by a new supercomputer called Setonix – named after WA’s quokkaWithin 24 hours of accessing the first stage of Australia ’s newest supercomputing system, researchers have processed a series of radio telescope observations, including a highly detailed image of a supernova remnant.The very high data rates and the enormous data volumes from new-generation radio telescopes such asAskap (Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder) need highly capable software running on supercomputers. This is where the Pawsey Supercomputing Research Centre co...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 11, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Wasim Raja and Pascal Jahan Elahi for the Conversation Tags: Space Science CSIRO Australia news Source Type: news

NPPA ropes in Delhi-based think tank to study global drug pricing policies
Bridge Policy Think Tank, a legal research foundation which undertakes legislative and policy research, has been asked to do a comparative study of drug pricing policies of the UK, US, Australia, Brazil, Sri Lanka Bangladesh, European Union, Thailand, China and South Africa, among other countries and regions. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - August 10, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Supermoon August 2022: how to take a good photograph of the full Sturgeon moon on your phone or camera tonight
Guardian Australia picture editor Carly Earl explains the dos and don ’ts of photographing the celestial spectacle, the last super moon of of 2022Get ourfree news app,morning email briefing ordaily news podcastWith a ‘sturgeon’ supermoon rising tonight, many people will pull out their mobile phones to try and get an Instagram-worthy photograph, but unfortunately the full moon is really challenging to get a great photo of.Two reasons: it is very far away and unless you have a telephoto lens (which makes the moon appear closer than it is) it will always appear as a very small glowing dot in the frame.Continue reading.....
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 10, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Carly Earl Tags: Photography The moon Space Science Astronomy Source Type: news

Dozens in China Infected With New ‘Langya’ Virus Carried by Shrews
Nearly three dozen people in China have been sickened by a newly identified virus from the same family as the deadly Nipah and Hendra viruses, though there’s no evidence the pathogen can be transmitted from person-to-person. The virus, named Langya henipavirus or LayV, was found thanks to an early detection system for feverish people with a recent history of exposure to animals in eastern China. The patients—mainly farmers—also reported fatigue, cough, loss of appetite and aches, with several developing blood-cell abnormalities and signs of liver and kidney damage. All survived. Among the 35 patients, 26 ...
Source: TIME: Health - August 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michelle Fay Cortez/Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized Disease healthscienceclimate wire Source Type: news

Australian landmarks glow pink to honor Olivia Newton-John
The Sydney Opera House will turn pink on Wednesday to honor Olivia Newton-John, the singer and "Grease" star who died on Monday in the United States. #grease #landmarks #olivianewtonjohn #sydneyoperahouse (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Estimating the effects of physical violence and serious injury on health-related quality of life: evidence from 19 waves of the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey - Keramat SA, Nguyen KH, Perales F, Seidu AA, Mohammed A, Ahinkorah BO, Comans T.
This study aims to investigate the effect of physical violence and serious injury on health-related quality of life in the Australian adult population. METHODS: This study utilised panel data from the Household, Income and Labour Dynamic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

As more space junk falls to Earth, should we be worried?
Last week, debris from a suspected Chinese booster rocket made an uncontrolled return to Earth, reportedly falling just metres from villages in Malaysia and Indonesia, and triggering a rebuke from Nasa. This follows the recent discovery of SpaceX debris on a sheep farm in regional NSW.Jane Leespeaks to ANU astrophysicistDr Brad Tuckerand reporterNatasha May about why more space junk is falling to Earth, what risks it poses to our safetyRead more:Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 9, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Presented by Jane Lee, Produced by Karishma Luthria, Joey Watson and Jane Lee. Sound design and mixing by Daniel Semo Executive Producers Miles Martignoni, Gabrielle Jackson, Molly Glassey, Laura Murphy-Oates Tags: Australia news Space China Malaysia Farming Rural Australia SpaceX Science Source Type: news

Olivia Newton-John, Singer and Actress, Dies at 73
TUESDAY, Aug. 9, 2022 -- Australian singer Olivia Newton-John, a major pop star and actress of the ' 70s and ' 80s known for her role in the blockbuster movie " Grease, " died on Monday. She was 73. " Dame Olivia Newton-John passed away peacefully at her... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 9, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Noses Might Be Kids' Secret Weapon Against COVID
TUESDAY, Aug. 9, 2022 -- This discovery is nothing to sniff at. The linings of kids ' noses are better able than those of adults to guard against SARS-CoV-2 infection, Australian researchers report. “Children have a lower COVID-19 infection rate... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 9, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

‘This was her dream’: Olivia Newton-John’s legacy lives on at cancer research centre
The singer ’s advocacy enabled scientific advancements and offered hope and support to people affected by cancerIt ’s not often a medical institute has to say it is unable to take calls because of overwhelming demand, but that was the case on Tuesday at Melbourne’s Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness& Research Centre, afterthe death of the 73-year-old singer and actor.Newton-John has been one of Australia ’s most high-profile campaigners for the advancement of cancer research and treatment since her initial diagnosis of breast cancer in 1992 at the age of 44.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 9, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Kelly Burke Tags: Olivia Newton-John Cancer research Health Victoria Australia news Grease Medical research Science Cannabis Source Type: news