Researchers may have made a breakthrough when it comes to unlocking the secrets of ancient Herculaneum scrolls. Although the scrolls cannot physically be opened, scientists have now created software that will visualize the scrolls' writings as they would be if unrolled after scanning them.
It turns out that our ancient human ancestors used their hands like we do. Scientists have discovered that pre-Homo human ancestral species, such as Australopithecus africanus used human-like hand postures far earlier than expected.
Saving up for an extravagant vacation? You might want to quit smoking to help pay for it. A new analysis released as part of Tobacco-Free Awareness Week reveals that millions of smokers in the United States may be more likely to drop the habit if they realize just how much money they could save.
The willingness to take on a new project or task could help you get a new job, according to a recent study conducted by researchers at the University of Missouri and Lehigh University.
Statistics show that as many as four in every ten American children live in low-income families, according to new research from the National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health.
When it comes to emotions, men and women act differently. Now, scientists have discovered that men and women may actually process emotions differently.
Researchers at Concordia University found that social integration can influence mental and physical health.
Genetics studies are moving forward by leaps and bounds and now, we may just be entering the age of "designer babies." Tony Perry, a pioneer in cloning, has announced that he's managed precise DNA editing at the moment of conception in mice.
Male stroke patients who live alone have a considerably greater long-term risk of dying prematurely than other patients, according to recent findings conducted by researchers at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden.
Want to remember something? Try closing your eyes. Scientists have found that people remember more accurate details when they close their eyes, which could help investigators who interview witnesses to crimes.
A lack of exercise may actually be responsible for twice as many deaths as obesity.