modern medicine is based on research fraud and we find doctors and medical officials, including the FDA, abandoning their public health mission by revolving everything they do and promote around pharmaceutical interests. Anything non-pharmaceutical i
One key area is touchscreen devices, such as Apple's iPad, which use indium tin oxide. Graphene's outstanding mechanical flexibility and chemical durability are far superior. Graphene touchscreen devices would prove far more long-lasting and would
"Hanashite Honyaku" will be a free application that can be used on smartphones and tablet computers with the Android operating system, DoCoMo said. Customers will also be able to call landlines using the service, it said, adding that voice-to-te
With that much pressure, unique compounds can form and materials change their chemical and physical properties.
Medical researchers have been sounding the alarm about the importance of maintaining optimal vitamin D levels from childhood through to the adult years, but millions of aging adults remain grossly deficient in this critical hormone-based nutrient.
Astronauts can only travel so far in existing space suits. What will it take to see the universe?
While the U.S. geared up for the second presidential debate last Tuesday, a building sat pulsing with computers, electronic surveillance, and security systems in the Utah high desert.
In an average wind speed of 12 mph (20 km/h), the PPC is said to produce 12 kW of power
Eating a raw food diet is a recipe for disaster if you’re trying to boost your species’ brainpower.
Every year for nearly four decades, Nikon has received hundreds of entries in its Small World microscope photography contest.
On Oct. 10, USADA published a report into Armstrong which alleged the now-retired rider had been involved in the “most sophisticated, professionalized and successful doping program that sport has ever seen.” Armstrong, 41, had previously elected not
Every year around this time, 120 million Americans roll up their sleeves to get their annual flu shots.
The facts about spontaneous combustion are easily lost.
The quest for human-powered flight
An all-star team of speculators--scientists, futurists, artists, and more--is premiering an exhibit on the city of the future at Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven. Here's a look.
An 11-year-old California schoolboy named Colman Chadam has been banished from his school and forced to transfer to another school because he carries the genetic mutation for cystic fibrosis.
. In practical terms, this means that electromagnetic waves travelling, for example, between two antennas, do not detect an object located in their path, allowing the waves to travel the dista
The infusion of young blood also boosted the number and strength of neuronal connections in an area of the brain where new cells do not grow. This didn't happen when old mice received old blood.
Now parked in the Glenelg region on Mars, Curiosity swallows its first dirt sample intended for science.
J. Craig Venter may have just started a race to discover alien life on the Red Planet.
Curiosity's First Three Bites Into Martian Ground
will be “one of the largest, most powerful pulse power systems in the academic world,” according to university officials.
Sleep-based therapy could provide more effective treatment for PTSD.
Astro-spray: Coming to a drugstore near you?
Crack open those books, kiddies!
The images are the highest-resolution ever taken in the near infrared range. It looks much more active than when Voyager flew past in 1986.
Residents of the Pacific Northwest who observe an airship hovering in the skies above need not be alarmed. It’s just a team of researchers searching for Sasquatch using cameras mounted on a remote-controlled blimp.
The world has long been fascinated with the idea that the blood of young people could have rejuvenating qualities, like a glorious fountain of youth, only horrifying. Turns out the world is sort of right.
When people need a material that’s strong yet lightweight, they usually look to carbon fiber. In the near future, however, they may instead choose to go with composite materials made from stretched carbon nanotubes.
Many of us probably have memories we would like to forget. If that includes you, I have some good news — researchers have discovered two ways we can make our own brains erase memories.