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That‘s Cool News | A weekly breakdown of positive Science & Tech news.

Summary: Bringing you the positive STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) news every Monday and explains why these new futuristic innovations are meaningful. The goal is to leave you feeling optimistic and say ”That‘s Cool!”

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 76. China’s Moon Base Plans, Smallest Winged Microchip, Bacteria Used To Decontaminate Water | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 32:51

News Timestamps: China Aims for a Permanent Moon Base in the 2030s | IEEE Spectrum (01:33) ‘Jumping gene’ may have erased tails in humans and other apes—and boosted our risk of birth defects | Science.Org (08:32) Winged microchip is smallest-ever human-made flying structure  | TechXplore (12:47) In a First, Scientists Track 1 Million Neurons Near-Simultaneously in a Mouse Brain | Science Alert (19:25) Indian Scientists Discover Bacteria That Eats Toxic Metals From Water, Making It Safe | India Times (23:55) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 75. SpaceX’s Inspiration4 Mission, Lucid EV Over 500 Miles Range, Need an Extra Robotic Limb | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:54

News Timestamps: SpaceX Launched Its First Crew of Private Citizens to Space | Interesting Engineering (01:25) Lucid shares EPA range for Air models including 520 miles on the Dream Edition Range | Electrek (6:28) A 'Gene Silencing' Injection Was Approved for Use in Humans  | Interesting Engineering (12:29) AugLimb: A compact robotic limb to support humans during everyday activities TechXPlore (18:18) Research reveals drug targets for memory enhancement MedicalXPress (23:56) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group  

 74. Energy Generating Flooring, Largest Carbon Capture Plant Online, Transforming Sewer Gas Into Fuel | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 36:59

News Timestamps: Electric Footsteps? Novel Wooden Floors Generate Power From Walking | Interesting Engineering (01:16) New Way to Pull Lithium from Water Could Increase Supply, Efficiency |  UT News (07:52) The World's Largest Carbon-Sucking Plant Just Became Operational | Science Alert (13:39) Baby Birds Start Learning Songs From Inside Their Snug Eggs, Study Reveals | Science Alert (20:03) Antioxidant drug reverses process responsible for heart attacks and strokes  | MedicalXPress (24:17) Scientists Find a Way To Transform Toxic Sewer Gas Into Clean Hydrogen Fuel  | SciTechDaily (29:21) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 73. Cap Preventing Hair Loss in Chemo, Method Makes Carbon Capture Grows More Affordable, Tesla Supercharger Open to Other EVs | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 43:07

News Timestamps: Luminate aims to make hair loss from chemotherapy a thing of the past | TechCrunch (01:16) Perseverance Just Drilled a 'Perfect' Rock Sample After The First One Crumbled | Science Alert (09:26) Motional reveals its Hyundai Ioniq 5 electric robotaxi | TechCrunch (14:04) Making methane from carbon dioxide: Carbon capture grows more affordable | TechXPlore (20:35) Serendipity opens new path toward osteoporosis treatment | MedicalXPress (28:36) Tesla Could Open Up Its Superchargers to Other EVs Next Month | Teslarati (35:20) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 72. Portable MRI Machine Detects Strokes, Success in De-Orbiting Satellites Test, 3D-Printed Wagyu Beef | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 37:53

Timestamps: World's first mobile MRI machine detects strokes that require surgery | New Atlas (01:18) Neuroscientists Detect Remarkable 'Brain Waves' in Lab-Grown Mini Brains | Science Alert (08:20) Reducing sugar in packaged foods can prevent disease in millions | MedicalXPress (13:02) Millennium Space in an experiment de-orbited a satellite in eight months | SpaceNews (19:07) Scientists Reveal World's First 3D-Printed, Marbled Wagyu Beef | Interesting Engineering (23:08) Thailand to explore injecting coronavirus vaccines under skin | Reuters (27:52) Little Rant (29:45) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 71. Nuclear Fusion Ignition Triggered, 3D Printing a Deadly Brain Tumor, Facebook Launches a VR Remote Work App | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 41:00

Cool News Timestamps: Major nuclear fusion milestone reached as 'ignition' triggered in a lab | Phys.org (01:11) 3 grizzly bears groups are linked to 3 human languages | Big Think (08:36) A Deadly Brain Tumor Has Been 3D-Printed in The Lab For The First Time | Science Alert (13:52) New Island Appears off the Coast of Japan After Underwater Volcano Erupts | Interesting Engineering (23:01) NANOPARTICLES COULD ACT AS HEART ATTACK ‘WARNING SIGNAL’ | Futurity (26:38) Facebook launches VR remote work app, calling it a step to the 'metaverse' | CNBC (31:57) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 70. NASA Studying a Goldmine Asteroid, Smart Insulin for Type 1 Diabetes, Breakthrough Leading to Possible Spintronics | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 36:39

Cool News Timestamps: NASA to Study a $700 Quintillion 'Goldmine' Asteroid | Yahoo (01:36) Soft robot chameleon changes color in real-time to match background | TechXplore (08:07) Newly Designed 'Smart' Insulin Could Majorly Improve Type 1 Diabetes Treatment | Science Alert (12:59) Singapore’s High-Tech Plants Can Treat Up to 237M Gallons of Wastewater a Day | Interesting Engineering (18:48) New blood test improves prostate cancer screening | MedicalXPress  (26:00) Scientists' 'holy grail' battery discovery could make future computers faster and longer-lasting | Independent (30:06) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 69. Cheap Foldable Homes, Simple RNA Tweak Increases Food Production, Launch of MiamiCoin | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 44:34

Cool News Timestamps: These Foldable Houses Cost $50k and Go Up in a Day | Singularity Hub (01:19) 3D Concrete Printing Robots Cut Rail Construction Carbon Emissions by 50% | Interesting Engineering (10:55) Simple RNA tweak boosts potato and rice yields by 50 percent | New Atlas (16:53) Gene therapy could treat eye disease without surgery | Futurity (24:03) Now open: this Tokyo café has robot waiters controlled remotely by disabled workers | Timeout (31:13) Miami Launches 'MiamiCoin' to Make Millions and Fund the Police  | Vice (36:08) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 68. Anti Doping Finger Prick Test, GPS But For The Moon, Reducing Brain Tumors With Magnetism | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 39:13

Cool News Timestamps: Single drop of dried blood can reveal athlete doping | Futurity (01:39)  Acoustic Tweezers Can Pick Objects Up With Sound Waves – Without Any Physical Contact | SciTechDaily (07:50) Masten Space Systems to develop a GPS-like network for the moon | TechCrunch (12:32) Hubble Finds First Evidence of Water Vapor on Jupiter's Largest Moon | Interesting Engineering (18:51) Scientists Bred Healthy Mice Using Artificial Eggs and Ovaries Made From Stem Cells | Singularity Hub (25:03) A magnetic helmet shrunk a deadly tumor in world-first test | Engadget (31:04) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group  

 67. AlphaFold’s Breakthrough Protein Database, Jeff Bezos Launched into Space, Total Artificial Heart Successfully Transplanted | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 45:57

Cool News Timestamps: Scientists Created the World’s Toughest Self-Healing Material | Interesting Engineering (01:38) Tesla's “Self-Driving” Tech Available for $99/Month | MotorTrend (07:30) Microsoft-powered autonomous beach-cleaning robot | CNET (14:46)  Jeff Bezos launches into space on Blue Origin's 1st astronaut flight | Space.com (19:26) First Total Artificial Heart Successfully Transplanted In the US | Interesting Engineering (22:41) China unveils 600 kph superfast maglev train | Nikki Asia (28:54) Dubai creates fake rain using drones to beat 50-degree heat  | LiveMint (33:29) DeepMind puts the entire human proteome online, changing research forever | ScienceAlert & TechCrunch (37:00) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 66. Building Habitats in Lunar Orbit, Special Operations Testing a Anti-Aging Pill, First 3D Printed Steel Bridge | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 44:15

Cool News Timestamps Northrop to build homes on moon orbit under $935 mln NASA contract | Reuters (01:07) Tesla launches initiative to build first solar neighborhood in Austin  | Fox7Austin (06:38) US Special Operations Command to Test Anti-Aging Pill | GenEngNews & Popular Mechanics (12:10) New Spring-Loaded 'Sound Screw' Makes Drywall Noise-Dampening | Gizmodo (18:57) Netflix will start publishing video games, has hired former EA exec | Arcs Technica (23:30) Brain Implant Transforms Thoughts Into Words On Computer Screen | NPR (28:24) World's First 3D-Printed Steel Bridge Unveiled in Amsterdam | Interesting Engineering (37:17) ----more----   Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 65. Stumble-proof Robots by Facebook, Developments in Passively Cooling Materials, VR Shown to Produce Unique Brain Waves | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 43:08

News Timestamps: Stumble-proof robot adapts to challenging terrain in real time | TechCrunch (01:33) Rare 'hypernova' explosion detected on fringes of the Milky Way for the first time | Space.com (07:35) New fabric passively cools whatever it’s covering—including you | Ars Technica (11:37) A Sunscreen for Pavement Could Help Keep Cities Cool | Gizmodo (16:17) MRI can cut overdiagnosis in prostate-cancer screening by half | MedicalXPress (22:30) Square is going to make a hardware wallet for bitcoin | The Verge (26:13) Musk's Boring Company bids to build transit tunnel in Florida | Reuters & Interesting Engineering (30:47) How Virtual Reality Unveiled a Unique Brain Wave That Could Boost Learning | SingularityHub (34:52) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Support the Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/support Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 64. Beetle Discovered In Fossilized Poop, Alaskan Airlines Using AI, First Flying Car Flight in Slovakia | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 49:19

Cool News Timestamps: This ancient beetle is the first new species discovered in fossilized poop | Science Mag (01:53) A Laser Breakthrough: First Commercially Scalable Integrated Laser and Microcomb on a Single Chip | SciTechDaily (05:15) Tougher Than Kevlar and Steel: Ultralight Material Withstands Supersonic Microparticle Impacts | SciTechDaily (12:11) CRISPR Breakthrough Could Help Protect Astronauts From Radiation in Space | Interesting Engineering & Science Daily (17:43) Scientists create mouse embryo with a beating heart from stem cells | New Atlas (22:56) Astronauts successfully roll out and power up new solar arrays on ISS | New Atlas (29:39) Alaska Airlines Optimizes Traffic Flow Using Artificial Intelligence | Flying Mag (32:28) Eviation's 'Tesla of aircraft' production version unveiled with over 400 miles of range | Electrek (37:40) Flying Car Completes Its First-Ever Inter-City Flight | Interesting Engineering (42:03) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Support the Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/support Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: https://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 63. Microbe Taming Dengue Mosquitoes, Virgin Galactic Cleared for a Spaceline, Miniature Organs Help Liver Healing | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 43:35

Cool News Timestamps: Dengue Mosquitoes Can Be Tamed by a Common Microbe | The Atlantic (01:24) Intelligent carpet gives insight into human poses | CSAIL News (13:03) Virgin Galactic Was Just Cleared by the FAA to Launch Commercial Flights to Space | Interesting Engineering (22:11) Adaptable AdhFix patches could replace metal plates on broken bones | New Atlas (27:30) Miniature organs to heal damaged livers | Nature (34:16) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Support the Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/support Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: http://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group

 62. Powerful Magnet Built for Nuclear Fusion, Non-invasive Biodegradable Implants, Floating Molten Salt Nuclear Reactors | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 47:47

Cool News Timestamps: World's most powerful magnet being shipped to ITER fusion reactor | New Scientist (01:45) Next-generation implants will be biodegradable and non-invasive | MedicalXpress (11:26) Bio-Inspired Hydrogel Protects the Heart From Adhering to Surrounding Tissue After Surgery | SciTechDaily  (19:31) Mass-produced floating nuclear reactors use super-safe molten salt fuel | New Atlas  (28:04) This Weird Straw Claims to Cure Hiccups Better Than Any Remedy You Know | Science Alert (41:46) ----more---- Podcast Links: Website: https://thatscoolnews.com/ Support the Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/support Review The Podcast: https://thatscoolnews.com/review Email List: https://thatscoolnews.com/email Follow On Social Media: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatscoolnews/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Thats_Cool_News  Join the Community: Discord: http://thatscoolnews.com/discord Facebook Group: https://thatscoolnews.com/group  

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