What racehorses can teach us about broken bones

Broken bones can be deadly for racehorses and also for people. Approximately 20 percent...

Earth’s magnetic field older than previously believed

New research published in Thursday’s edition of the journal Science indicates that the Earth’s...

New rogue wave theory will save ships and sailors

Rogue waves are potentially-dangerous, spontaneous surface waves that occur far out in open water,...

You could soon wear a sweater made from slaughterhouse...

Swiss researchers have developed of a novel technique capable of turning slaughterhouse waste material...

Could this supplement be the cure for Celiac disease?

While many people race to embrace a gluten-free diet for its supposed health benefits, individuals with celiac disease – who cannot digest the grain...

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Animal stomach acid evolved for protection

An analysis published today in PLOS ONE has discovered an evolutionary link between diet and stomach acidity. It’s well known that...

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Pew pew pew: Human cells converted into mini lasers

Scientists at Harvard Medical School have found a way to take living human cells and transform them into tiny...

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Why UTIs are sometimes reoccurring

While the majority of bacteria that cause urinary tract infections can be wiped out with antibiotics, some manage to...