SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
NEW RESEARCH SHOWS ASYMMETRY IN BACTERIA MIGHT HELP US FIGHT ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE
Understanding this mechanism could help better target antibiotics, and even weaken the virulence of certain bacteria.
SLIMMING CAN CUT BREAST CANCER RISK BY UP TO ONE THIRD, RESEARCH FINDS
Losing weight can help women cut their breast cancer risk by up to a third, a study has found.
WHAT IS A DROUGHT?
Droughts are one of the most damaging types of weather-related phenomena, but classifying them is difficult.
TRUMP ORDERS RELEASE OF 2,800 JFK ASSASSINATION FILES, HOLDS BACK OTHERS
Updated at 6:51 p.m. ET.
In a long-awaited declassification of files related to the 1963 assassination of John F.
ONE COMPANY IS ON A MISSION TO UNDERSTAND HOW AI "THINKS"
A recent study conducted by researchers in Nvidia gave a glimpse into how an autonomous driving software actually process information to learn how to drive. Nvidia's AI driver actually drives like human beings do — only, it does it better.
THERE’S A HUGE SUBTERRANEAN LAKE OF LIQUID WATER ON MARS
The discovery puts a decades-long debate to rest.
WE CAN GROW VEGETABLES IN ANTARCTICA. NEXT STOP: MARS
One Mars grown salad, please.
SMART ROADS COULD SOON CALL AN AMBULANCE, CONNECT YOU TO THE INTERNET
Exciting sci-fi vision of the future, or highway to hell?
CHEMOTHERAPY HARMS FERTILITY OF FEMALE CANCER PATIENTS’ GRANDCHILDREN, RESEARCH SHOWS
Chemotherapy significantly harms the fertility of female cancer patients’ children, new research has shown. Scientists found that the offspring of women who underwent the treatment prior to becoming pregnant had a 70 per cent worse likelihood of having a child themselves.
PARASITIC WORM IN WALRUS MEAT INFECTS 10 PEOPLE IN ALASKA
Ten people in Alaska were recently infected with what is now a relatively rare parasitic worm that they got from eating walrus meat, according to a new report.
The cases occurred between July 2016 and May 2017, the report said.