Apart from identifying the unique odor linked to melanoma cell, the researchers from the Monell Center and collaborating institutions, have shown using a nanotechnology based sensor they can differentiate between melanoma and normal skin cells.
Eager to secure more visas for skilled foreign workers, tech companies have stepped up their lobbying this week in support of a comprehensive U.S. immigration reform bill.
In the wake of former CIA employee Edward Snowden’s revelations of the PRISM NSA mass surveillance, people are once again asking why the general public should care if they’ve got nothing to hide.
Recent studies show that the chemical bisphenol A, otherwise known as BPA, may cause childhood obesity.
Officials from the United Nations believe that the world population could hit 11 billion by 2100.
Hours spent at the video gaming console not only train a player's hands to work the buttons on the controller, they probably also train the brain to make better and faster use of visual input, according to Duke University researchers.
Scientists believe that they may be able to help those suffering from depression through a simple brain scan.
In Medieval Europe, leprosy was a common disease. Yet its incidence dropped drastically at the end of the Middle Ages. So why did people stop contracting leprosy? Researchers may now have the answer.
The world's population is exploding. We've already passed the 7 billion mile marker, but now it turns out that we're scheduled to shoot way past estimates by the end of the century. Although previous assessments had us evening out at 10.1 billion, it turns out that we'll probably reach 11 billion.
It might seem strange to some, but it's the latest craze in areas of Japan: eyeball licking.
Men with a predisposition to restless legs syndrome may be at a greater mortality risk.
Is Dad stressed? It may not be a good thing for your future children. It turns out that sperm is affected by stress, whether experienced as a preadolescent or adult, and could give any sons or daughters a blunted reaction to stress--a response is associated with several mental disorders.