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MIT researchers translated the coronavirus into music offering a new perspective for studying the virus

Coronavirus proteins.
Coronavirus proteins.

Markus Buehler

  • Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology aren’t only looking at the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, through a microscope, they are hearing it in musical form.

  • Markus Buehler, material scientist and professor of engineering at MIT, described to Business Insider how he and his lab translated the structure of the coronavirus protein into a musical composition.

  • Not only is it a new perspective into observing the virus, but Buehler said future applications of this data could help design antibodies that could counteract human infection with the coronavirus, which causes the respiratory illness COVID-19.

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Brunello Cucinelli Hands Over CEO Role + More

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May 22, 2020: Stepping down from the helm, Brunello Cucinelli has appointed co-CEOs: Luca Lisandroni, who will be in charge of markets, and Riccardo Stefanelli, tasked with product and operations. Cucinelli will remain as executive chairman and creative director of his namesake luxury company. While Lisandroni joined four years ago from Luxottica, Stefanelli — who is married to Cucinelli’s eldest daughter, Camilla — has 14 years of experience at the brand. Moreno Ciarapica has also been named as CFO.

May 21, 2020: Keds has found a new leader. Today, parent company

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McLaren Considering Selling Its Historic Car Collection

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The toll from the COVID-19 shutdowns continues to climb.

As shutdowns intended to “flatten the curve” of new COVID-19 cases globally continue, the financial toll has been creating many other problems. While not as tragic as family breadwinners losing their only source of income, McLaren Group is eyeing selling off its iconic collection of historic race cars. Naturally, that makes some people sad, those who hate McLaren with a passion joyous, and well-heeled collectors eager.

McLaren Considering Selling Its Historic Car Collection

Losing any of the numerous Formula One cars in the

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Inside the Renaissance and Future of Stained Glass

When Judson Studios created the world’s first—and still only—fusion glass studio, it was kind of a lark. This detail becomes somewhat overshadowed by the striking images and rich history in the new book JUDSON: Innovation in Stained Glass, but it’s there. The studios, which have been located in Los Angeles since 1897, made a proposal in 2016 for the basketball court–size window of the Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kansas. It was an impressive bid replete with vibrant colors, stunning narrative imagery, and sparse lead “came” (the black lines that hold and separate different sections in traditional stained glass).

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100 Ways To Work Better From Home

As of March 19, 58% of American knowledge workers were working from home, according to Forbes — and that percentage has likely increased since then. Although many have now spent weeks and months working remotely, you might still be struggling to adjust to the new normal. And with many working from home for the foreseeable future, it’s not too late to take steps to optimize that experience.

From setting up an ideal home office to making the most of available technology and learning to balance parental and office duties — all while staying sane — here are 100 ways to … Read more