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Discovery Of A Prehistoric Reef Built By First Hard-Shelled Animals
2014-06-27 11:22:17

Located on dry land in Namibia is a 550-million-year-old reef that researchers say was built by the first hard-shelled animals and is one of the oldest reefs known.

2014-06-24 10:58:46

Huge advancements have taken place in HIV treatment and prevention over the past 10 years, but there is still no cure or vaccine.

Self-powered Artificial Cardiac Pacemaker Developed By Researchers
2014-06-23 03:49:58

As the number of pacemakers implanted each year reaches into the millions worldwide, improving the lifespan of pacemaker batteries has been of great concern for developers and manufacturers.

2014-06-23 09:42:06

Midwifery has a crucial part to play in saving the lives of millions of women and children who die during and around the time of pregnancy.

2014-06-23 09:37:29

An international team of scientists led by Monash University researchers has shown how free radicals contribute to type 2 diabetes, obesity and fatty liver disease.

2014-06-23 04:20:48

Retina Implant AG's Lead Clinical Trial Investigator Presents Patient Experiences with the Alpha IMS Subretinal Implant LONDON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

2014-06-23 04:20:31

LONDON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: - Creation of an international CRO with complete service offering from Phase I

2014-06-20 23:01:09

Lawyers for both sides in a case under consideration by the United States Supreme Court have cited a book by a professor at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago.

Better Protection From Humans Needed For Antarctica's Ice-Free Land
2014-06-19 06:55:51

Despite the harsh conditions, the number of visitors arriving in the Antarctic is soaring each year. This worries the world's leading environmental scientists who say that Antarctica's ice-free land needs better protection from human activities.

2014-06-16 23:05:43

The Supreme Court recently overturned the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in two unanimous decisions.


Word of the Day
taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
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