A 105 year old Texas woman has earned a place in almost all headlines by revealing the most unlikely secret to her long life.
A recent study conducted by researchers at the University of Edinburgh suggests that exposure to sunlight helps lower blood pressure and reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke.
DNA analyses of people across the European continent suggest that right from Ireland to the Balkans, Europeans are basically one big family closely related to one another for the past thousand years, according to a study published in the journal PLoS Biology.
A rising and high rate of home ownership is severely damaging for the labor market and thus for the health of the overall economy -- this quite logical assumption was formulated and confirmed by economic researchers who analyzed statistical data. Government policies that aim to boost the amount of h...
What are you planning on naming your child? A new study looks at the popularity of the last few years baby names that broke the ranks.
During the Ice Age, our ancient ancestors communicated with long-forgotten languages. Now, though, new research has revealed that these people may have had several words in common with us. In fact, some of these words could still be recognized today.
A Japanese model Vanilla Chamu spent around 10 million yen or $102,000 on more than 30 plastic surgeries in order to become a perfect living French doll
Teenage girls who are exposed to passive smoking are at a greater risk of suffering from heart diseases when compared to teenage boys, according to a study published in the International Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
The skeleton of a smuggled 70-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus bataar that triggered an international custody battle finally returns to its homeland in Mongolia from where it was looted.
Till date, humans were primarily held responsible for the extinction of the extraordinary gigantic animals that once roamed Australia. However, this claim lacked direct evidence. But a recent scientific study challenges this theory and blames drastic climate change for the extinction of the megafaun...
The Hanging Gardens of Babylon may not have actually been in the ancient city. Instead, one of the Seven Wonders of the World was probably located at the city of Nineveh.