Add lots of microbes to ‘me, myself, and I’

0
Thinking about plants and animals, including humans, as autonomous individuals is a serious over-simplification, according to new research. New studies reveal that what we have always thought of as individuals are actually “biomolecular networks” that...

A little vigorous exercise may help boost kids’ cardiometabolic health

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - March 24, 2017 - As little as 10 minutes a day of high-intensity physical activity could help some children reduce their risk of developing heart problems and metabolic diseases such as...

Sentinel-2 catches eye of algal storm

0
The Sentinel-2A satellite has been in orbit for only a matter of weeks, but new images of an algal bloom in the Baltic Sea show that it is already exceeding expectations. Built essentially as...

Sand absorbs high-speed projectiles better than steel

0
If someone is firing projectiles in your direction, you might be safer hiding behind a sand block rather than a steel wall, new research shows. While sand has long been used in military fortification, limited...

Should thoughts of murder influence time in prison?

0
Criminal offenders who exhibit homicidal ideation—thoughts of committing deadly violence, regardless of action—were more likely to commit a variety of serious crimes, research found. Matt DeLisi, professor of sociology and criminal justice at Iowa State...

An energy-efficient way to stay warm: Sew high-tech heating patches to your clothes

0
  What if, instead of turning up the thermostat, you could warm up with high-tech, flexible patches sewn into your clothes - while significantly reducing your electric bill and carbon footprint? Engineers at Rutgers and Oregon...
Navy UFO videos

Astronaut Chris Hadfield on alleged UFO videos: “It’s the height of foolishness”.

0
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield has spoken about the strange UFO videos that the Pentagon has denied in recent years, a very important issue for the population, especially for the American one. Hadfield is remembered for...

Beyond Einstein

0
When stars collapse, they can create black holes, which are everywhere throughout the universe and therefore important to be studied. Black holes are mysterious objects with an outer edge called an event horizon, which...

Charting the Slow Death of the Universe

0
An international team of astronomers studying more than 200 000 galaxies has measured the energy generated within a large portion of space more precisely than ever before. This represents the most comprehensive assessment of...

World’s lakes would cover land with 4 feet of water

0
The total shoreline of the world’s lakes is more than four times longer than the global ocean coastline, according to the most complete global database of lakes to date. And, if all the water in those...
- Advertisement -

DON'T MISS ...