In his laboratory in Engineering Terrace, Morrison takes a silicone substrate, a flexible disk the thickness of a fingernail, cultures living brain tissue on it and stretches it over a metal tube to simulate the deformation of the brain during an injury. He tests how far tissue can stretch before neurons die and whether drug therapies can prevent cell death, with the ultimate goal of slowing or stopping the damage. He’s also studying the hippocampus, the region most vulnerable to brain injury and responsible for memory and learning, as well as the cortex, the largest part of the brain..

These fires may sound minor, but these days, people have come to realize just how intense the risks are that firefighters take with regularity. Fire department T shirts and baseball caps have become a simple way of honoring firefighters’ efforts, showing gratitude and support. People are wearing them nationwide.

A. I put my money on Justice Kennedy to vote with Justices Breyer, Ginsburg, Kagan and Sotomayor and strike down HB2. I think there had to be a reason the Court took the case, and that was to clarify what “undue burden” means, and set some limits on how much states can regulate abortion.

In the aftermath of Tuesday’s news that Trudeau approved two major oil pipeline projects, Trans Mountain and Enbridge Line 3, and killed a third, Northern Gateway, the ululating has been severe. Various New Democrats are outraged. May has vowed she’ll go to jail, presumably following some prosecutable act of civil disobedience, such as chaining herself to an oil barge..

(WRN) Governor Scott Walker will sign two pieces of legislation into law today at stops around the state. Walker is scheduled to sign a bill that prevents local governments from requiring companies bidding on public works contracts to have project labor agreements with their employees. He’s also expected to sign legislation that makes it legal to possess CBD oil a marijuana extract that can be used to treat seizure disorders in children.

Bring it home: Many of our nation’s biggest brands, like Apple and General Electric, have an estimated $1 trillion to $2 trillion that they have parked overseas because of America’s crippling tax rate. This plan changes that by providing a lower rate that is more competitive and fair. The result will be trillions of dollars flowing back into the American economy.

Appealed to my wife and I to become a part of what happened here was to try to rebuild what we felt was an important recreational boating asset for the island, he said. Just a minimal amount of water access when you look at the opportunities and you compare it to the growing population on the island, and so we were concerned if this wasn rebuilt that it would most likely go away. Harbor Marina is located at 5834 Ward Ave.