Due to the recent epidemic of UCL injuries among Major League Baseball (MLB) pitchers, Dr. James Andrews and Dr. Kevin Wilk are working to develop an iOS application to educate people on how to prevent throwing injuries.
NASA’s Morpheus Project is designed to serve as a vertical testbed (VTB) for advanced spacecraft technologies, which is likely to be a cost-effective integrated flight system. On Wednesday, the space agency conducted a test run of the prototype.
Concussions have been of ongoing in-depth discussions as of late ever since current and former NFL football players reported recurring and serious symptoms. As a result, many parents have been hesitant to allow their children play contact sports.
Sierra Leone’s health minister confirmed 12 new cases and two deaths as a result of the Ebola virus. News broke earlier this week that the country confirmed five cases and two deaths after many believed the outbreaks were stabilized and subsiding.
Back in March, Robert Farquhar – a former NASA scientist – told NPR that he planned to intercept the International Sun-Earth Explorer-3 (ISEE-3) probe after he diverted its route back in 1983. He fulfilled his promise on Friday.
The Kavli Prize is given to scientists in three fields: Astrophysics, Nanoscience, and Neuroscience. The prize for each field is worth $1 million and is awarded by the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.
The brain’s “grey matter” undergoes development and growth throughout childhood and adolescence. It is associated with processing and cognition. Researchers found that those with less grey matter are likely to watch more pornography.
On Thursday the House Appropriations Committee passed an agriculture budget bill that would allow schools to opt out of the current nutritional guidelines passed in 2012. Michelle Obama isn’t too happy with the committee ruling.
We all possess some sort of distrust of the unknown, but researchers at the University of Eastern Finland have found that an overly cynical personality and high levels of distrust are associated with the incidence of dementia.
According to a new global analysis, nearly one-third of the global population is now overweight or obese after unprecedented rises in such rates over the past three decades. No country has been able to stabilize obesity rates during that time period.
Elon Musk and SpaceX continue to make headlines. On Thursday night the CEO and founder of the private space company will reveal the new Dragon V2 Spaceship, which will hopefully soon carry astronauts into orbit.
To much dismay, heroin use has become more common in the United States, especially in recent years. Now, various governors in the New England area have tried to address the problem by issuing stringent measures.