Ocean forage fish can prevail with changes to farmed fish, livestock diets

Ocean forage fish can prevail with changes to farmed fish, livestock diets

Anchovies, herring, sardines and other forage fish play an essential role in the food web as prey for seabirds, marine mammals and larger fish...
Graphic warning labels could reduce sugary drink purchases

Graphic warning labels could reduce sugary drink purchases

Warning labels that include photos linking sugary drink consumption with obesity, type 2 diabetes, and tooth decay, may reduce purchases of the drinks, according...
Why you should eat popcorn with chopsticks – and other psychological tricks to make life more enjoyable

Why you should eat popcorn with chopsticks – and other psychological tricks to make...

It happens fast. You crack open a bottle of your favorite drink and put it to your lips. The delicious flavor is nearly overwhelming....
iReadMore app improves reading ability in stroke

iReadMore app improves reading ability in stroke

A new smart app designed to improve the reading ability of people who have suffered a stroke provides 'significant' improvements, a UCL study has...
For overweight and obese people with knee problems, more weight loss is better

For overweight and obese people with knee problems, more weight loss is better

Researchers previously showed that overweight and obese individuals with knee osteoarthritis can reduce pain by 50% and significantly improve function and mobility with a...
Silence is golden when it comes to how our brains work

Silence is golden when it comes to how our brains work

It's the comparative silence between the firing spikes of neurons that tells what they are really up to, scientists report. "The brain appears to use...
Rover under the milky way to search for life in the Solar System

Rover under the milky way to search for life in the Solar System

The Moon begins to rise behind the ARADS rover during the 2017 season of field tests in Chile’s Atacama Desert. The Milky Way is visible...
New material could capture solar energy and split water

New material could capture solar energy and split water

Solar energy is clean and abundant. But when the sun isn't shining, you must store the energy in batteries or through a process called photocatalysis...
One patient’s mission to shatter psych ward stigmas

One patient’s mission to shatter psych ward stigmas

When you hear the term “psych ward,” what first comes to mind? Even if you’re pretty open-minded, you probably don’t picture me. I’m a composed...
'Slow earthquakes' on San Andreas Fault in California increase risk of large quakes

‘Slow earthquakes’ on San Andreas Fault in California increase risk of large quakes

Geologists have long thought that the central section of California's famed San Andreas Fault -- from San Juan Bautista southward to Parkfield, a distance...
'You are getting very sleepy'- When hypnotism came to America

‘You are getting very sleepy’: When hypnotism came to America

In the early 19th century, American factory workers often labored for 12-hour shifts, six days a week, and weaver Cynthia Gleason was having trouble...
People maintain muscle mass 5 years after weight loss surgery

People maintain muscle mass 5 years after weight loss surgery

Newly-published research on surgically-induced weight loss provides important evidence supporting the long-term safety and viability of bariatric surgery. The study, appearing in the academic journal...

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