New findings could help better understand inner Earth and other planets

New findings could help better understand inner Earth and other planets

High pressure deep inside the young Earth may have driven vast stores of carbon into the planet’s core while also setting the stage for...
Scientists land drones smoothly with deep neural network

Scientists land drones smoothly with deep neural network

Landing multi-rotor drones smoothly is difficult. Complex turbulence is created by the airflow from each rotor bouncing off the ground as the ground grows ever...
Matcha green tea could kill cancer stem cells

Matcha green tea could kill cancer stem cells

A new study from Stanford University has shown that matcha green tea could help kill cancer stem cells. Matcha green tea is a traditional drink...
How to prevent alcohol poisoning

How to prevent alcohol poisoning

Alcohol poisoning is more common and life-threatening than many people realize. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are about 2,200 alcohol...
A big neck may signal this dangerous health problem

A big neck may signal this dangerous health problem

In a new study, scientists found that neck circumference could help predict a deadly cluster of heart risk factors. They suggest that a big neck...
These new drugs may prevent heart disease, cutting side effects of statins

These new drugs may prevent heart disease, cutting side effects of statins

In a new study, researchers found that a type of drugs used for lowering levels of triglycerides (a type of fat) in the blood...
Massive Martian ice discovery opens a window into red planet's history

Massive Martian ice discovery opens a window into red planet’s history

Researchers estimate that if melted, the massive ice deposits discovered in this region would cover the planet in 1.5 meters (5 feet) of water. Newly...
Scientists break record for highest-temperature superconductor

Scientists break record for highest-temperature superconductor

Scientists have discovered superconductivity--the ability to conduct electricity perfectly--at the highest temperatures ever recorded. Using advanced technology at UChicago-affiliated Argonne National Laboratory, scientists studied a...
These handcrafted social robots could bring coziness to home

These handcrafted social robots could bring coziness to home

Blossom robots can be constructed by users from handcrafted materials, making each one a little bit different. A few years ago, when social robots began...
Scientists discover an important cause of heart failure

Scientists discover an important cause of heart failure

In a new study, researchers found many people have a dangerous heart condition: a potentially fatal buildup of abnormal proteins in the heart. This condition...
These sleep problems may increase stroke risk

These sleep problems may increase stroke risk

In a recent study, researchers found that sleep problems, which include sleep loss and oversleeping, may increase the risk of stroke. Previous research has shown...
This mental problem may be linked to Parkinson’s disease

This mental problem may be linked to Parkinson’s disease

In a new study, researchers found that bipolar disorder may be linked to a high risk of Parkinson’s disease. They found that people who have...
What to know when you use drugs after expiry dates

What to know when you use drugs after expiry dates

In a recent study from Harvard University, researchers found that 90% of more than 100 prescribed and over-the-counter drugs were fine to use well...
Poor diet plays biggest role in these cancers

Poor diet plays biggest role in these cancers

It is known that eating a healthy diet is very important to our mental and physical health. On the contrary, eating a poor diet can...
New health benefits of statins and blood pressure drugs

New health benefits of statins and blood pressure drugs

In a new study, researchers found that common drugs for lowering blood pressure and cholesterol can also help fight serious mental illnesses such as...

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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...
Why you may want to stop using plastic water bottles

Why you may want to stop using plastic water bottles

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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...
Scientists find new source of rare earth elements

Scientists find new source of rare earth elements

In a new study, researchers found a potential new source of rare earth elements like neodymium and dysprosium. The new source is phosphate rock waste. The...