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The sensors regulate the fans to run at optimum speed, throttling down and speeding up depending on the room temperature, reducing data center IT operation costs through a more efficient use of energy.
The team found that insulin decreases the activity of SKN-1, throttling down these detoxification enzymes and leaving cells less protected.
And that could bode well for a housing market that's throttling down from the frenzied pace of a year ago.
Seems everybody has to use one going through busy intersections, turning corners and steering their cars with one hand while throttling down the highway calling Cleo on the psychic hotline with the other.