'Lifelong monogamy does not characterise the primary mating patterns of humans,' says Dr David Buss from the University of Texas
One might think this is a spoof article, but it is quite serious. The author, Joanna Verran, is a Professor of Microbiology at Manchester Metropolitan University. That anyone would even have such a discussion in this context, with such rampant specul
There is a growing trend among consumers to seek natural products, whether it's the rise in demand for organic fruits and vegetables noted by major grocery store chains, or the burgeoning natural skincare industry.
Scientists have created tiny quantum dots in graphene
At the heart of devices like smartphones, tablets and electric cars are rechargeable batteries, and at the heart of those is lithium. With demand growing, mining isn't sustainable long-term, so researchers are exploring the difficult task of reclaimi
Researchers could be fending off the demise of Moore's Law with the help of a new material that allows electrons to move from point A to point B faster.
New clothes dryer uses sound to dry clothes instead of heat, using 70% less energy Sunday, August 21, 2016 by: Daniel Barker Tags: ultrasonic dryer, energy usage, clothes drying Facebook (619) Twitter Ultrasonic dryer (NaturalNews) Much of
Modern cars have been around a long time at least three decades, since the mid-late 1980s. This was the period when the first electronic fuel injection systems and ECUs (the computer that controls the fuel injection and other functions) were ins
Robocalls are more than an annoyance. They're a threat. Scammers, identity thieves, and other unsavory types use them to target victims. One particularly enterprising band of low-lifes even posed as IRS agents to pilfer $26.5 million from people.
One of 10 insane ideas that just might save the world
If Apple made a personal DNA testing product, it might look something like the Spartan Cube: A minimalist, anodized aluminum box, about the size of a large coffee mug, and roughly as heavy as a small laptop.
An easy backyard physics experiment
Researchers have discovered a way to fix the reliability problems of zinc-manganese batteries and produce a high-energy-density, rechargeable unit that could provide an inexpensive solution for alternative energy storage
While hemp has an endless amount of good qualities, its demand may never quite exceed expectations.
This could change everything when it comes to refueling out on the open sea.
(NaturalNews) Many people mistakenly believe that acetaminophen, the painkiller in Tylenol, is a relatively safe medication. However, just because it's available over the counter does not mean that it cannot cause adverse effects. This is especially
. Physician and longtime Editor in Chief of the New England Medical Journal, Dr Marcia Angell, told the world that "it's simply no longer possible to believe much of the clinical research that is published, or to rely on the judgement of trusted
Over the years, the Office of Naval Research (ONR) has produced some impressive innovations, from unmanned sub-chasing ships to self-healing paint for armored vehicles. Now, it's turned its attention towards producing new electrical materials, by loo
(NaturalNews) Lance Simmens, author, whistleblower, political veteran, fracking activist, and more, went to see Vaxxed: From Coverup To Catastrophe at one of the California screenings, and was moved, enraged, awakened. He wrote a column for The Huffi
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Roommates--they eat your food, wear your clothes, and snore really loudly. Sometimes, these opportunists even think it's OK to use your computer when you're not around. If you suspect a housemate is helping themselves to your laptop or desktop,
(NaturalNews) Whether in the form of video games, phones, fluorescent lighting, computers, TVs or handheld devices, artificial light interferes with one of the most important biological processes of the human body: sleep. According to research from t
Neuroscientists have identified the neural networks that connect the cerebral cortex to the adrenal medulla, which is responsible for the body's rapid response in stressful situations. These findings provide evidence for the neural basis of a mind-bo
Epidurals are generally very safe, but with the five layers of tissue through which the needle must pass, there is some opportunity for things to go awry.
Black holes are some of the most massive, mind-bending objects in the universe. They contain immense, almost unimaginable amounts of energy: Supermassive black holes help regulate entire galaxies, past research suggests.
BEIJING (AP) -- China's launch of the first quantum satellite Tuesday will push forward efforts to develop the ability to send communications that can't be penetrated by hackers, experts said.
A few months ago, the US Food and Drug Administration redesigned the nutrition facts label. The FDA made subtle improvements to the label's legibility, and even published an explainer, to teach people how to read it. These upgrades were well receiv
Eight people who have spent years paralyzed from spinal cord injuries have regained partial sensation and muscle control in their lower limbs after training with brain-controlled robotics, according to a study published Aug. 11 in Scientific Reports.
LIFE after death has been "confirmed" by scientists who have discovered consciousness continues even once a person has died.