Bamboo shark gives birth after 45 months without mating

The reproductive biology of sharks is complex and intriguing. This is no simple “girl...

X-rays reveal new component of human hair

Using x-ray technology, researchers have discovered a never-before-seen component of human hair-- an intermediate...

Getting married helps people stop drinking

It’s commonly acknowledged that marriage changes a person, and new study published in Alcoholism:...

Are fitness apps worthwhile?

When it comes to free iPhone fitness apps, most of the popular ones are...

Drones capture beautiful images of orcas

Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), are seemingly everywhere these days, and a recently-published scientific report described how researchers were able to modify a...

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Amazing non-invasive technique helps paralyzed move again

In a new study published in the Journal of Neurotrauma, researchers at UCLA report that they have successfully helped...

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World's first malaria vaccine approved by EMA

The world’s first malaria vaccine has gotten a thumbs up from the European Medicine Agency for use outside the...

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Tiny robot can leap from water's surface

American and South Korean researchers have developed a tiny robot that can push off water without breaking its surface,...