At least a third of the huge ice fields in Asiaâ€™s towering mountain chain are doomed to melt due to climate change, according to a report published at springer.com , with serious consequences for almost 2 billion people. At least a third of the ice cov
Fake moon is a illumination satellite
Research conducted at Montana State University shows that microbes in the human gut play an important role in protecting against arsenic toxicity, a problem that affects an estimated 200 million people
Man with many brothers is more likely to have sons, while a man with many sisters is more likely to have daughters. A Newcastle University study involving thousands of families is helping prospective parents work out whether
In the era of pollution of all types (soil, water and air) all around everyone desire to have pure air and water to breath and drink. Various methods of water purification (water purifiers) available are either place specific, energy consuming and costly.
Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like compound that belongs to a class of molecules called steroids. It's found in many foods, in your bloodstream and in all your body's cells. If you had a handful of cholesterol, it might feel like a soft, melted candle.
In a new study, researchers at Uppsala University now demonstrate that one night of sleep loss has a tissue-specific impact on the regulation of gene expression and metabolism in humans.
Middle-aged men who sleep five hours or less per night have twice the risk of developing a major cardiovascular event during the following two decades than men who sleep seven to eight hours, according to research.
The two tiny nematodes (also called roundworms) were discovered in ancient permafrost in two areas of Russiaâ€™s frigid north. Scientists from Russia, in partnership with Princeton University, estimate the worms to be arou
University of Alberta neuroscientists have identified the neural circuit that may underlay intelligence in birds, according to a new study. The discovery is an example of convergent evolution