SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
REMOVING SHOES WHEN ENTERING THE HOUSE COULD HELP PEOPLE STAY SLIM, SCIENTISTS CLAIM
Removing shoes when entering the house and swapping carpet for wooden floors could help people stay slim because it prevents environmental chemicals accumulating in the house, scientists have claimed.
GASTRO-TRICKERY: HOW OPTICAL ILLUSIONS COULD FOOL OUR MINDS AND OUR TASTE BUDS
When psychologist Joseph Jastrow created his whimsical duck/rabbit illusion in 1899 it was to prove that an individual’s perception of the world is based on their emotional state, background and surroundings.
ROBOTS CAN GROW HUMANOID MINI-ORGANS FROM STEM CELLS FASTER AND BETTER THAN PEOPLE
This could greatly speed up pharmaceutical research.
WHAT CAN THE DEATH OF A NEUTRON TELL US ABOUT DARK MATTER?
(Inside Science) — Exactly how long a neutron lives is currently under debate. Now researchers suggest this mystery could be solved if neutrons sometimes decay into particles of dark matter, the invisible substance thought to make up more than four-fifths of all matter in the universe.
COPD: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS & TREATMENT
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic lung disease that makes breathing progressively more difficult.
OUR BODIES AREN’T BUILT TO HAVE BABIES ON MARS – SO LET’S ALTER OUR DNA
We need to become a little less human.
CONGRESSMAN BLAMES SEA LEVEL RISE ON FALLING ROCKS, IS VERY WRONG
Global sea levels are rising at an alarming rate, posing a serious threat to human and animal populations around the world.
GLOWING WORMS PROVE ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES CAN AFFECT GENES FOR 14 GENERATIONS
Researchers have found that a gene allowing a certain species of genetically modified roundworms to glow was passed down through 14 generations.
TESLA CRASH SHOWS DRIVERS ARE CONFUSED BY “AUTONOMOUS” VS. “AUTOPILOT”
The terms car companies use to distinguish between different driver technologies are confusing, at best.
TRUMP ASKED ABOUT 'DIFFERENCE BETWEEN HIV AND HPV,' BILL GATES SAYS
Bill Gates recently divulged to his staff an interesting detail from his meetings with President Donald Trump: Gates says Trump repeatedly asked him about the difference between two notorious viruses, HIV and HPV.