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
The level of sex hormones such as testosterone in a man's body could influence his religiosity. A new study by Aniruddha Das of McGill University in Canada in Springer's journal Adaptive
Plants all around us are already an integral part of human life system supporting it (life system) in different ways. With the growing use of electronic devices in our daily lives, scientists and engineers are exploring
Water/moisture is the leading necessary clause for existence of life on any planet. Earth and its atmosphere have enough water/ moisture to support life, but still there is severe scarcity
What is happiness--and what is it not? People have agonized over this question from time immortal, but only recently has science begun to weigh in on the debate. From the definition point of view in its different forms with of course same meaning, happine
For centuries people have claimed that strange behavior by their cats, dogs and even cows can predict an imminent earthquake, but the first rigorous
On any given day, 20 percent of Americans account for nearly half of U.S. diet-related greenhouse gas emissions, and high levels of beef consumption are largely responsible