News Press Release: University Silences Scientist After Dinosaur Discovery
Los Angeles, CAA scientist was terminated from his job at a California State University after discovering soft tissue on a triceratops fossil, and then publishing his findings.
News The longevity gap
won't be fought over the issue of money, per se, but over living to age 60 versus living to 120 or more. Will anyone just accept that the haves get two lives while
News How Becoming a Father Changes Your Brain
http://www.wired.com, Christian Jarrett
As the father of 12-week-old twins, I was intrigued to see a new paper has been published looking at the brain changes associated with fatherhood.
News Look Who's Behind This Large Study to "Help the Bees"
http://www.activistpost.com, Heather Callaghan
In a recent press release by the Alberta Beekeepers Commission, it was announced that a Canada-wide health surveillance study of the honeybee will take place over the next four years.
News Researchers decoding mysteries of chimpanzee sign language
Chimpanzees use their hands to say "follow me," "stop that" or "take this," according to new research seeking to translate the sophisticated messages flowing back and forth. Previous research revealed our nearest genetic relatives use
News Carnivore Husbandry - The Lion and the Lamb
Thus the restoration of Eden does include a key role in the optimization of the overall animal kingdom that becomes central while protecting the interests of humanity. The idea of the lion laying down with the lamb is no longer far fetched and almost
News California scientists discover mouse-like mammal related to elephants
A new mammal discovered in the remote desert of western Africa resembles a long-nosed mouse in appearance but is more closely related genetically to elephants, a California scientist who helped identify the tiny creature said on Thursday.
News A New Peptide Tackles Infections, Biofilms, & Antibiotic Resistance
http://www.popsci.com, By Jason Tetro
The mechanisms behind bacterial infectious disease used to be simple. The invader would enter the body, a fight would ensue with the immune system, an antibiotic would be prescribed and the patient would heal.
News The strange story of the teddy bear, and what it reveals about our relationship...
The strange story of the teddy bear, and what it reveals about our relationship to animals
News Warning: Chemical Found in Most Shower Gels and Shampoos...
http://www.theorganicprepper.ca, by: Daisy Luther
Warning: Chemical Found in Most Shower Gels and Shampoos Can Increase Risk of Preemie Births
News How effective is electromagnetic thought control?
http://www.thedailysheeple.com, Jon Rappoport
The number of methods of mind control has proliferated as funding for research has expanded.
News Biologists Find New Rules for Life at the Edge of Chaos
In the space between order and chaos, a zone usually described with the mathematics of impending avalanches and crystallizing liquids, scientists are finding new rules for life.
News We Could Be Heading Toward A Catastrophic Decline In Population...
We Could Be Heading Toward A Catastrophic Decline In Population, Oxford Professor Says
News Strange animals may have their own distinct nervous system
Describes the genome of a different comb jelly (there are 150 species) and its authors claim that the idea of sponges losing their nervous system has it all wrong. Instead, nerves evolved twice.
News Research suggests Earth microbes could survive on Mars
http://www.gizmag.com, By David Szondy
Since the first Mariner probes reached the Red Planet in the 1960s, its become clear just how very alien Mars is and how hard it is to find parallel examples of possible Martian life on Earth.
News Scientists create animals that are part-human
On a farm about six miles outside this gambling town, Jason Chamberlain looks over a flock of about 50 smelly sheep, many of them possessing partially human livers, hearts, brains and other organs. The University of Nevada-Reno researcher talks matte
News Scientists engineer mutant DNA into living creatures
http://www.dvice.com, Colin Druce-McFadden
The DNA of all life on Earth is made up of different combination of the same two DNA base pairs all life, that is, except for the new mutants living in one lab at an institute in Southern California. The project is even being lead by a bald profess
News What Happens When a Neurosurgeon Removes Your Hippocampus
http://www.wired.com, By Sam Kean
Until the past few decades, neuroscientists had one way to plumb the human brain: wait for disaster to strike people and, if the victims pulled through, see how their minds worked differently afterward.
News US Scientists Have Created An Entirely New Lifeform With Artificial DNA
The first living organism to carry and pass down to future generations an expanded genetic code has been created by American scientists, paving the way for a host of new life forms whose cells carry synthetic DNA that looks nothing like the normal ge
News Harvard researchers find protein that could reverse the aging process
http://www.gizmag.com, By Anthony Wood
Researchers from the Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) have shown that injections of a protein dubbed GDF11, when administered to older mice, appear to cause a reversal of many signs of aging.
News Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger?
When you look at sporting achievements over the last decades, it seems like humans have gotten faster, better and stronger in nearly every way.
News Wow...This 3200 Year Old Tree Is So Huge It's Never Been Captured In A Single Image.
http://www.dailypaul.com, by emalvini
Wow...This 3200 Year Old Tree Is So Huge It's Never Been Captured In A Single Image. Until Now. (VIDEO)
News How Long Could A Human Survive On Mars Wearing Only Jeans And A T-Shirt?
http://www.businessinsider.com, Dina Spector
BI Answers: How long could you survive on Mars wearing only jeans and a T-shirt?
News Human stem cells used to repair damaged monkey hearts
http://www.gizmag.com, By Nick Lavars
In what could mark a significant breakthrough in the treatment of heart disease, researchers at the University of Washington (UW) have successfully repaired damaged tissue in monkey hearts using cells created from human embryonic stem cells.
News The Internet Is Waiting Patiently For This Giant Whale To Explode
Jennifer Welsh and Dina Spector
A few weeks ago an 80-foot-long blue whale carcass washed up in the tiny Newfoundland town of Trout River, after dying when heavy ice broke out in the seas.