SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
HYPOTHALAMIC STEM CELLS COULD PROVIDE NEW INSIGHTS INTO AGING
Focusing on the stem cells in the hypothalamus has revealed new hope in the fight against aging
SUPER SCHNOZZLE: TINY, GLOW-IN-THE-DARK SHARK HAS A HUGE NOSE
A glow-in-the-dark shark that has a mouthful of pointy teeth and an impressively large, bulbous nose is also quite a lightweight — about the weight of a pineapple, according to a new study.
THIS IS HOW A WOMAN DIED FROM A TICK-BORNE DISEASE WITHOUT A TICK BITE
A woman in Japan died last year from a tick-borne disease — but she was never bitten by a tick.
REDDIT USERS ASK SETI FOUNDER AND SPACE LEGEND ANYTHING
In a recent AMA on Reddit, Frank Drake, known for his prolific achievements in extraterrestrial research, has answered the community's questions. His answers give an incisive look into an expert's mind.
WHAT IS A SCIENTIFIC THEORY?
A scientific theory is a specific type of theory used in the scientific method. The term "theory" can mean something different, depending on whom you ask.
GOOGLE HAS STARTED ADDING IMAGINATION TO ITS DEEPMIND AI
Robots that can make plans? Google is working on it.
STEP INTO THE FUTURE AT THE WORLDS FAIR NANO
Get ready. We are bringing the Worlds Fair back to New York.
NEW EVIDENCE SUGGESTS ALZHEIMER’S DOESN’T DESTROY MEMORIES, IT ONLY BLOCKS THEM
The key to recalling memories from the void of Alzheimer's disease may be to use lasers to activate certain neurons in the brain. If this research undertaken on mice could be applied to humans, it could help the millions suffering from the disease.
THE FALCON HEAVY MAIDEN LAUNCH WILL BE IN NOVEMBER, ELON MUSK ANNOUNCED
Elon Musk has announced in a typically tantalizing tweet that we will see the Falcon Heavy rocket launch in September. If the launch goes well, a key goal in his mission to Mars will have been completed.
JELLYFISH CRISPS: THE READY-SALTED TREAT MAKING WAVES IN THE SNACKING WORLD
It is the ultimate ready-salted crisp, even if it does come with a slight sting in the tail.