NASA predicts higher ocean rises than previously thought

If you live on the coast and don’t know how to swim, you may...

Would alien life spread like a virus?

It’s probably just a matter of time before scientists have the technology to detect...

Research shows potential for brain injury urine test

About 10% of all wounded soldiers suffer from a blast-induced traumatic brain injury—many of...

Penguin skull fossils reveal how they became such great...

While penguins are unable to fly, they have several adaptations that make it possible...

Why do fake sugars make us poop?

  For anyone who’s chewed too much sugar-free gum in one sitting or has seen reviews of sugar-free gummy bears, you know that certain types...

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High school brains don't heal from football season hits, study shows

  It’s generally understood that when you work out, you essentially damage muscles, so you have to give yourself a...

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Egyptian blue paint hides in ancient mummy portraits

  Northwestern University researchers have discovered one of those things that seems really trivial, until you think about it for...

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Instagram isn't just squares anymore

  When Instagram first debuted – the photo-sharing app set itself apart from the pack with its square aspect ratio...