Using opioids for pain may make you hard to find a doctor

In a new study, researchers found that for people who take prescription opioid pills for their chronic pain, it might be far harder to...

Scientists find better ways to treat diabetic foot disease

Diabetic foot ulcers are caused by restricted blood flow and damaging nerves. The wounds would often resist traditional antibiotics and refuse to heal. In many...

More people with this artery disease need to get statins

In a new study, researchers found that more people with and at risk for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) need to get statins to lower...

This exercise may help prevent cognitive decline

In a new study, researchers found that high-intensity interval training (HIIT) may help prevent age-related cognitive illnesses, such as dementia. They found that high-intensity interval...

This diet linked to high colon cancer risk

In a new study, researchers found that an inflammatory diet is linked to an increased risk of colon cancer. An inflammatory diet is high in...

Eating earlier can help you lose weight

Recently, researchers have found that eating meals earlier in the day can help people lose weight. They found that eating 70% of each day's calories...
Scientists discover a material way to make Mars habitable

Scientists discover a material way to make Mars habitable

Silica aerogel could warm the Martian surface similar to the way greenhouse gasses keep Earth warm. People have long dreamed of re-shaping the Martian climate...
New AI could solve Rubik's Cube faster than any human

New AI could solve Rubik’s Cube faster than any human

The fastest people need about 50 moves to solve a Rubik’s Cube. New AI takes about 20 moves, most of the time solving it...

8 tips to avoid food poisoning this summer

In summer, people have a higher risk of food poisoning because warmer temperatures allow food-borne germs to multiply quickly. Research has shown that the risk...
Obesity mainly driven by unhealthy lifestyle

Obesity mainly driven by unhealthy lifestyle, study shows

In a new study, researchers found that the obesity epidemic is mainly driven by unhealthy diets and lack of exercise, but genes do play...

Scientists prove insects also feel chronic pain for the first time

Scientists have known insects experience something like pain since 2003, but new study proves for the first time that insects also experience chronic pain...

How moon landing conspiracy theories began and why they persist today

Bill Kaysing was a former US Navy officer who worked as a technical writer for one of the rocket manufacturers for NASA’s Apollo moon...

Commercial supersonic aircraft could return to the skies

Flying faster than the speed of sound still sounds futuristic for regular people, more than 15 years after the last commercial supersonic flights ended....

NASA has figured out how to extend the lives of the Voyagers even longer

Voyagers 1 and 2 have the distinction of being in space for 42 years and still operating. And even though they’re 18 billion km...

5 threats to heart health you may not be aware of

Many people can recite the major risk factors for heart disease, the stuff of posters, public service ads and dire warnings: smoking, high blood...

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Scientists discover something big is warping the outer solar system

In a recent study, researchers found compelling evidence of a yet-to-be-discovered planetary body with a mass somewhere between that of Mars and Earth. The mysterious...
Potential human habitat located on the moon

Scientists discover potential human habitat on the moon

In a recent study, researchers found potential human habitat on the moon. They found a large open lava tube in the Marius Hills region of...
Scientists find a herd of dinosaurs underground at Lightning Ridge

Scientists find a herd of dinosaurs underground at Lightning Ridge

A herd of dinosaurs has been discovered in an underground opal mine near Lightning Ridge, NSW. Scientists have revealed that fossils from an underground opal...
Why you may want to stop using plastic water bottles

Why you may want to stop using plastic water bottles

A recent study has found that exposure to bisphenol-A or BPA can worsen symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease or IBD. BPA exists in polycarbonate plastics...
This metal may harm the brain, lead to Parkinson’s disease

This metal may harm the brain, lead to Parkinson’s disease

Excessive exposure to the metal manganese is linked to Parkinson’s disease, according to a recent study from Iowa State University. Researchers found that too much...