Scientists find a new way to protect the Earth from asteroids

Scientists find a new way to protect the Earth from asteroids

In 2013, Chelyabinsk meteor caused extensive ground damage and injuries when it exploded on impact with Earth's atmosphere. The meteor is not a big one....
Scientists discover nearly two million 'hidden' earthquakes in Southern California

Scientists discover nearly two million ‘hidden’ earthquakes in Southern California

In a new study, researchers have discovered almost 2,000,000 previously hidden earthquakes between 2008 and 2017. They used 10 years' earthquake catalog for Southern California...
World’s oldest fish shows how ancient skull evolved

World’s oldest fish shows how ancient skull evolved

In a new study, researchers found new information about how ancient skull and brain evolved. They studied one of the world's oldest types of fish,...
These 4 metals may raise your risks of stroke and heart disease

These 4 metals may raise your risks of stroke and heart disease

Recently, scientists have found that four common metals, including lead, copper, cadmium, and arsenic, are linked to higher risks of heart disease and stroke. Previous...
Scientists discover the cause of Hurricane Maria's extreme rainfall

Scientists discover the cause of Hurricane Maria’s extreme rainfall

In a new study, researchers have discovered that human-caused climate warming is the main cause of Hurricane Maria's extreme rainfall. The research was conducted by...

Cats can distinguish their names from other words

In a new study, researchers found that pets cats can recognize their own names. This is the first study showing cats' ability to understand human...

Could ‘Game of Thrones’ dragons be real?

Famous TV show Game of Thrones has returned for its final season, and many people wonder if the dragons in the show could be...

Scientists discover ancient, four-legged whale in Peru

In a new study, researchers have discovered an ancient, four-legged whale along the coast of Peru. The ancient four-legged whale was found in 42.6-million-year-old marine...
Scientists find earliest life may have arisen in ponds

Scientists find earliest life may have arisen in ponds

In a new study, researchers have discovered that earliest life may have arisen in ponds, not oceans. Primitive ponds may have provided a more suitable...
Why spiders in the deep sea are so big

Why spiders in the deep sea are so big

In a new study about giant Antarctic sea spider, researchers have found why marine animals living in the polar oceans and the deep sea...
More than 90% of glacier in the Alps may disappear by 2100

More than 90% of glacier in the Alps may disappear by 2100

In a new study about glaciers in the European Alps, researchers found that more than 90% of the glacier may disappear by the year...
Showiest male primates may have smallest testicles

Showiest male primates may have smallest testicles

In a new study, scientists found that male primates who are equipped with all the bells and whistles to attract a female mate may...

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Scientists discover why humans and animals all need to sleep

Scientists discover why humans and animals all need to sleep

In a new study, researchers found sleep could help clear out DNA damage accumulated during waking hours. Maybe that is why humans and animals spend...
These 4 metals may raise your risks of stroke and heart disease

These 4 metals may raise your risks of stroke and heart disease

Recently, scientists have found that four common metals, including lead, copper, cadmium, and arsenic, are linked to higher risks of heart disease and stroke. Previous...
Ancient DNA shows no human population is pure

Ancient DNA shows no human population is pure

Recent studies have shown that examining ancient DNA could provide important insights into human history. In recent research from Harvard Medical School, researchers found with...

Exposure to these 4 toxic metals linked to stroke and heart disease

In a recent study, researchers found that the exposure to lead, copper, cadmium, and arsenic is linked to a higher risk of cardiovascular disease...
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The impacts of climate change on our society and economy

It is expected climate change will have strong social and economic influences in the future. But a recent review paper published in Science shows...