A flea that's been frozen in time may possess bacteria that's the ancestor of the Black Death. Scientists have discovered a flea preserved in amber with tiny bacteria that could have eventually evolved into the dreaded strain of the bubonic plague.
Chimpanzees' personality traits may actually be linked to the structures in their brain. Scientists have taken a closer look at chimps and have found that brain structure plays a vital role when it comes to their personalities.
Scientists reveal how food is converted into energy in all living organisms. Plants, animals and bacteria share common process through a series of chemical reactions.
Children generally don't eat their vegetables, and researchers have discovered that it may not be about taste.
The London Project to Cure Blindness has developed a trial for a new treatment that's derived from stem cells for those suffering from ‘wet' age-related macular degeneration (AMD), and the trial is currently taking place at the Moorfields Eye Hospital after the successful outcome on a patient deal...
Climate change may negatively affect birth weight. Scientists have found that as temperatures warm, human mothers are giving birth to children with a lower birth weight.
A two-drug combination may be helpful in treating seniors with difficult depression. The findings are published in The Lancet.
Children who are exposed to tobacco early in life may be at risked for behavioral problems later in life, according to a recent study published in the journal PLOS ONE.
Statistics from the American Psychiatric Association (APA) suggest that 5 percent of American children will have ADHD, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevent (CDC) more than doubling the number at 11 percent of American children between the ages of 4 to 17. It's rated as one of the most co...
There is a strong correspondence between a particular set of connections in the brain and positive lifestyle and behavior traits, according to a new study.
New findings published in the journal EBioMedicine reveal that smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) are at an increased risk of developing lung cancer when compared to counterparts unaffected by the disease.