Scientists have learned a bit more about hummingbirds; they've found out how these creatures developed their taste for sugar.
It turns out that some cyanobacteria can grow in near darkness, using a previously unknown process for harvesting energy and producing oxygen from
Recent findings published in the journal Neurology show that catching a common cold or the flu can significantly increase stroke risk in some
Previous studies have illustrated the dangers of smoking during pregnancy. Now, a recent study has found that prior generations who smoked could have
Researchers have discovered how nerves play a critical role in stomach cancer growth. By blocking the nerve signals through surgery or Botox,
It turns out that the food you waste could one day create plastic. Scientists have created a novel process which could help the world deal with its
Astronomers have captured a spectacular mosaic of images of NGC 3603, a very bright star cluster famed for having the highest concentration of massive
It turns out that the ice sheets are in record decline, according to some new maps of the ice in Greenland and Antarctica.
Lesbians are having better sex than straight women, according to recent findings published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine.
The ancient ancestors of today's crocodiles once lived in our world's warm seas. Yet they became extinct when things cooled off. Now, scientists
Scientists have created an innovative antibacterial gel that can kill Pseudomonas aeruginosa, staphylococci and E. coli using natural proteins.
A new study reveals that daughters provide as much care to elderly parents as they can, while sons do as little as possible.
Many parents will provide their child with a backpack to carry his or her materials to and from school. However, there are certain safety precautions
Scientists have uncovered the bones of nearly 50 flying reptiles that lived during the Cretaceous. Named Caiuajara dobruskii, this winged pterosaur
It turns out the sun's activity may just influence natural climate change. For the first time, scientists have reconstructed the solar activity at
A new report found that more than 40 percent of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) recipients use opioid pain relievers. However, 20 percent
More than 20 years have passed since scientists first stumbled onto the gene responsible for Huntington's, a progressive neurological condition that
Scientists have spotted a compact source of X-rays, called a corona, sitting near a supermassive black hole has moved closer to the black hole over
The U.S. fish and Wildlife Service plans on withdrawing its proposal of adding wolverine to the list of threatened species under the Endangered