Despite the bad weather on Sunday, residents of Davao City were still able to witness the 'super moon' as thick clouds slowly receded later in the evening.
|Depth||44.3 km (27.5 miles)|
|Distances||25 km (15 miles) NNE of Surigao, Mindanao, Philippines
115 km (71 miles) N of Butuan, Mindanao, Philippines
116 km (72 miles) S of Guiuan, Samar, Philippines
716 km (444 miles) SE of MANILA, Philippines
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 15.7 km (9.8 miles); depth +/- 8.3 km (5.2 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=203, Nph=206, Dmin=323.9 km, Rmss=0.86 sec, Gp= 47°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=8
Source: US Geological Survey
For the first time, scientists and researchers at the University of California have created highly purified and functional stem cell-derived human Alzheimer’s neurons. This leap in the field of medicine and psychology is very important in pursuing further the efforts to understand comprehensively Alzheimer’s.
Read the article @ Science Daily: Alzheimer’s neurons from pluripotent stem cells: First-ever feat provides new method to understand cause of disease, develop drugs.