"(Schizophrenics) may have difficulty with the simplest tasks like crossing the street safely, reading a map or using the correct change on the bus," said Miriam Spering, lead author of a recent article in the Journal of Neuroscience. "It occur
Wow. Wired's Adam Mann directed us toward this stunning overhead view of a crater rim on Mars, posted by NASA.
While a number of studies have linked abnormal levels of HA to either connective tissue disorders (CTDs) or conditions common in CTDs, such as premature aging, there are also a number of studies on Pubmed noting associations of high levels of HA to s
But after less than two weeks of intense bicarbonate of soda or baking soda (not baking powder) and blackstrap molasses consumption, he escaped not only cancer but toxic orthodox treatments.
The line between public and private has blurred in the past decade, both online and in real life, and Alessandro Acquisti is here to explain what this means and why it matters. In this thought-provoking, slightly chilling talk, he shares details of r
The cancer treatment scam that is chemotherapy has once again been shown in the scientific literature to be a major cause of, rather than a cure for, cancer.
We know we need to sleep. We know our brains and bodies work better after sleep. But what we didn't know, until now, was why.
Abengoa's Solana plant in the desert near Gila Bend, Arizona, passed commercial testing this week The 280-megawatt Solana solar thermal power plant producing electricity without direct sunlight made the announcement on Wednesday.
RocketCam's video of the September 29th, 2013 launch, saw the upgraded rocket's first stage separation and an engine restart - key to making fully re-usable boosters that can fly often.
Jerome Vassallo (VP of Sales for Elio Motors) talks about the new ultra high mileage Elio Car (84 mpg!)- Brucer Perlowin (entreprenuer turned prepper) talks about wanting to make the world a better place thru helping people learn how to be self-susta
An implant releases medication in response to dopamine.
Just remove some skull and add some electrodes and you've got a mind wiretap.
Nutritional researchers are continually examining naturally occurring compounds to determine their potential impact on human health.
This bionic leg can be controlled through thinking about an action.
Or a bag of marshmallows? There are many apt analogies.
These findings could help researchers make prosthetic arms that have a lifelike sense of touch.
The CDC, predictably, also says part of the solution is to get more people vaccinated. This makes no sense whatsoever as vaccines only make immune systems weaker while doing nothing to prevent infections of superbugs. On the positive side, the C
A carbon nanotube is so named because it is simply a microscopic hollow tube made from a single-atom layer of carbon. Researchers first created carbon nanotubes using ethanol as the starting material, and this is still one of the most common approach
Winning the $250,000 Sikorsky Prize wasn’t enough for the team at Aerovelo, who claimed the elusive prize after keeping their human-powered helicopter aloft for more than 60 seconds and climbing to nearly 10 feet.
We typically see photovoltaic panels up on roofs, as they're broad, open surfaces that receive a lot of sunlight.
The US Navy's top SEAL, four-star Admiral William McRaven, is pushing hard for a modern suit of armor called the Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit (TALOS).
Army researchers are developing an advanced military uniform that would turn a special ops commando into Iron Man.
Stop blaming AT&T and Verizon; all those dropped calls you’re experiencing may be coming from the sun.
A NASA plan to launch the world's largest solar sail into space and unfurl it like a giant parasol has passed a major test as the mission moves closer to a planned January 2015 launch.
Voice search and 3-D printing have one thing in common–they’re both technologies where awesome potential is still accompanied by some rough technologies edges.
Disturbances to the microbial equilibrium of the gut may mean that some microbes become overrepresented while others are diminished. “It’s like a garden–you’re less likely to have weeds growing if you have lush vegetation, but without this vegetation
World’s largest smartphone chipmaker offers to custom-build very efficient neuro-inspired chips for phones, robots, and vision systems.
The Human Brain Project (HBP) is a staggering scientific enterprise, a multinational, multidisciplinary initiative with more than 1.2 billion euros in funding, and goals that include—but that are by no means limited to—creating a full, computerized s
Come for the science, stay for the dubstep interlude.
Why have a curved battery? Good question, and fortunately, the answer makes a lot of sense.