The current heatwave in the British Isles has revealed a host of long-hidden historical sites that have suddenly become visible through the
Archaeologists in Ireland have uncovered a megalithic tomb containing two burial chambers, complete with elaborate carvings.
In 2017, an estimated 19.9 million infants worldwide were not reached with routine services such as three doses of diphthe
Doctor Richard Harris was thought to be the one who decided which boy was saved first, but new details have emerged.
Astronomers in Australia are eager for a special celestial alignment this week that could tell them more about one of the most intriguing c
Attention, anglers in Pennsylvania: A northern snakehead, also known as “frankenfish,” was found recently in Octoraro Creek in Little B
Genome editing techniques such as such as CRISPR/Cas9 enable the deliberate alteration of a targeted DNA sequence in a living cell.
As hurricanes continue to cause greater impact from factors such as climate change, NASA's new hurricane-tracking satellites could be up an
Scientists have discovered 12 previously unknown moons orbiting Jupiter, and one of them is a real oddball.
Once again, scientists have shown that Albert Einstein's theory of special relativity is right — this time, thanks to a particle detector
Researchers have identified that a small group of brain cells in the hypothalamus could be a promising target for medicati
Scientists searching for sea snakes never expected to stumble across this find.
This discovery was made while on the lookout for massive, distant solar system objects far beyond Pluto.
Gene-editing tool CRISPR-Cas9 has garnered significant amounts of positive press in recent months, as the promise of gene editing could hel
A so-far unseen celestial collision could be astronomers' best bet for figuring out just how quickly the universe is expanding.
Hyper-sexualization in the industry led to the loss of comfort, says Abishek Elango of Tailor and Circus, who make skin-fr
We are sitting on top of a 1,000 trillion tonnes of diamond buried 120-km below the Earth, but it is out of reach to humans.
The internet search engine and technology giant Google celebrates Belgian astronomer Georges Lemaitre's 124th Birthday, who had propounded
Alyssa Carson, 17, has already visited the space camp at Turkey in Canada and Huntsville in Missouri, 18 times over the last 10 years and
The United Nations Environmental Programme announced a new partnership with Google to use cloud computing and mapping to track the impact
Making your own toothpaste is easier than you think. Kirti Negi Bajoria, a professional who is on a sabbatical makes different household an
Coupling free diagnostic tests for malaria with discounts on artemisinin combination therapy (ACT) when malaria is diagnosed can improve th
People who have their evening meal before 9 p.m. or wait at least two hours before going to sleep have lower risk of breast and prostate ca
A deep analysis of a series of surveys across 16 countries that spanned several years shows that people who are on the conservative end of
Engineers at the University of California San Diego have shed new light on a scientific mystery regarding the atomic-level mechanism of the
A study of more than 60,000 women has found that sexual and physical abuse in childhood and adolescence is associated with a greater risk o
Nitric oxide gas produced by a type of harmful bacteria lets roundworms know to stay away from it, says a new study published in eLife.
Scientists have found that deleting a single gene in a particular strain of gut bacteria causes changes in metabolism and reduced weight ga
New research published in PLOS ONE this week demonstrates dramatic positive benefits for native trees following rat removal at Palmyra Atol
After extensively analyzing fair housing in North Texas, UTA researchers have discovered that in many cases, segregation and associated pro
JULY 17, 2018 (Brussels, Belgium) -- A team of 27 scientists working with a major stevia supplier has created a systematic way to spot blen
Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Germany, have shown for the first time that free-living, sap-sucking bugs can
Among Medicare beneficiaries, the frequency of billed secondary interpretation services for diagnostic imaging services increased from 2003
A new study led by Boston University School of Public Health (BUSPH) researchers has found that about 40 percent of adults in the United St
Results of a new study bring us closer to identifying individuals likely to benefit from antidepressants.
Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have identified a new potential target protein (c-Cbl) they believe can help fur
Article describes simulation of mechanism that eliminates sawtooth instabilities in fusion plasmas.
A new, highly accurate MRI technique can monitor iron levels in the brains of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients and help identify those at a
Twelve new moons orbiting Jupiter have been found -- 11 'normal' outer moons, and one that they're calling an 'oddball.' A team led by Carn
A new discovery in how heart muscles maintain their shape in fruit flies sheds light on the crucial relationship between cardiac function,
Florida State University researchers, Drs. Gang Wang and Michael Holmes, uncover startling findings about the role of gender on CEOs' caree
For some animals -- such as beetles, ants, toads, and primates -- short-term social isolation can be just as vital as social interaction to
Frequent use of digital media may be associated with the development of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in adolesc
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) created the Breakthrough Therapy designation in 2012 to expedite the development and review of dr