SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
'KLEPTOPREDATOR' FOUND: SEA SLUG ATTACKS AFTER PREY HAS EATEN
A type of brightly colored sea slug has a taste for microscopic marine creatures called zooplankton, and it feeds on them using a method that's never been seen before: It captures quantities in a gulp by using a middleman.
UNLOCKING THE SECRETS OF AN ANCIENT ORGANISM MAY SHOW US HOW TO LIVE FOR CENTURIES
The way to extend the human lifespan might live in the sea.
TECH SHOWS 2,000-YEAR-OLD MUMMY OF A LITTLE GIRL IN AMAZING DETAIL
Some 2,000 years ago, the body of a girl who was around 5 years old was mummified and laid to rest somewhere in Egypt.
NEW RESEARCH SUGGESTS ALZHEIMER’S STARTS OUTSIDE THE BRAIN
Researchers from Canada and China have found evidence that the proteins that induce Alzheimer's may originate from outside the brain. This breakthrough study could lead to the development of better treatment and prevention options.
HYPEREMESIS GRAVIDARUM: EXTREME MORNING SICKNESS
Hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) is an extreme form of morning sickness. Women who are affected by this condition experience severe nausea and persistent vomiting during some, most or all of their pregnancy.
WOMAN SUES SEPHORA — CAN YOU GET HERPES FROM LIPSTICK?
A California woman is suing the makeup store Sephora, because she claims that she contracted oral herpes from a "tester" tube of lipstick at the store, TMZ reported yesterday (Oct.
THE WORLD’S FIRST AI EXCHANGE-TRADED FUND IS SET TO RUN IN CANADA
AI investment managers are free from human emotions and investor bias.
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.
'HALLOWEEN CRACK' FORCES BRITISH ANTARCTIC SURVEY TO ABANDON RESEARCH STATION FOR SECOND TIME
The future of the British Antarctic Survey at the south pole is in doubt after scientists were forced to abandon their research station for the second time after cracks lengthened in the ice sheet.
WHY EASTBOURNE IS AMONG THE MOST POLLUTED TOWNS IN BRITAIN
The seaside town of Eastbourne once tempted the likes of Charles Dickens to leave the urban smog of London in search of cleaner air.