Damage


Intelligent Building May Sense Internal Damage after Earthquake

Intelligent Building May Sense Internal Damage After Earthquake

Buildings of the future may be intelligent enough to sense damage after an event like an earthquake, thanks to a new computat...

Oct 20 2016, 7:16am CDT

Heavy Marijuana Use May Severely Damage the Brain: Study

Heavy Marijuana Use May Severely Damage the Brain: Study

A study conducted on a man led researchers to believe that constant marijuana use could lead to brain damage....

Sep 27 2016, 9:34am CDT

Smoking can Permanently Damage your DNA, Study Finds

Smoking can Permanently Damage your DNA, Study Finds

Smoking cigarette leaves long lasting impact on human DNA and can cause to alter more than 7,000 genes linked to several smokin...

Sep 20 2016, 10:52pm CDT

Water Bear Protein ‘Dsup’ Protects Human DNA from Radiation Damage

Water Bear Protein ‘Dsup’ Protects Human DNA from Radiation Damage

The newly discovered protein is doubly more resistant to X-ray damage than normal human proteins....

Sep 20 2016, 9:53pm CDT

Improper Use of Contact Lenses can Lead to Serious Eye Damage: CDC

Improper Use of Contact Lenses can Lead to Serious Eye Damage: CDC

Nearly 1 in 5 contact lens-related infections result in damaging eye...

Aug 20 2016, 11:46am CDT

Repeated Experiences of Racism Damage Mental Health

Repeated Experiences of Racism Damage Mental Health

It has been found that recurrent events of overt racism are actually a powerful neurotoxin. They cause mental illness and compl...

Jul 27 2016, 10:13am CDT

Researchers find Way to Prevent Damage in Donated Kidneys

Researchers find Way to Prevent Damage in Donated Kidneys

Researchers have identified a panel of genes which can help predict whether a transplanted kidney will later develop fibrosis...

Jul 25 2016, 12:15am CDT

Digital Screens Damage Eyes of Kids with Computer Vision Syndrome

Digital Screens Damage Eyes of Kids with Computer Vision Syndrome

Scientists have found that over exposure to digital screens may actually be damaging the eyes of our youth population....

Jul 11 2016, 6:03am CDT

High-fructose Diet Can Damage Brain Genes

High-fructose Diet Can Damage Brain Genes

Fructose, a sugar common in the western diet, can damage hundreds of brain genes in a way that could lead to a range of disease...

Apr 24 2016, 9:39am CDT

Mice That Stayed in Space Suffered Liver Damage

Mice That Stayed in Space Suffered Liver Damage

Mars missions could hit a roadblock as space affects liver....

Apr 21 2016, 5:04am CDT

Sea Levels Rise Rising Damage Costs Faster

Sea Levels Rise Rising Damage Costs Faster

The sea levels are rising throughout the coastal regions of the world. This will inevitably lead to a looming economic crisis....

Mar 1 2016, 5:37am CST

Inner ear damage

Brain’s Plasticity Can Compensate for Inner Ear Damage to Bring Back Sound Detection Abilities

Researchers from Massachusetts Eye and Ear/Harvard Medical School say it is possible for the brain of the human adult to compen...

Feb 26 2016, 9:27am CST

Artist's depiction of space junk

Space Debris Can Damage Military Satellites, Sparking Political Row and Armed Conflicts

It is common knowledge that space scientists among top space-faring nations are ever getting worried with the amount of space j...

Jan 25 2016, 9:11pm CST

Wild Bees Decline Threatens US Crop Production

Wild Bee Decline Can Damage US Crop Production

Wild bee population has declined significanlty in some major agricultural regions across United States...

Dec 22 2015, 1:58am CST

Toxic Algae Causing Brain Damage and Memory Loss in California Sea Lions

Toxic Algae Causing Brain Damage and Memory Loss in California Sea Lions

Deficits in spatial memory will make it difficult for sea lions to find food for themselves and survive in the wild....

Dec 15 2015, 10:27am CST

Excessive Coffee Can Damage Your Brain

Excessive Coffee Can Damage Your Brain

Too much coffee can increase the risk of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), a new study suggests...

Aug 2 2015, 11:21am CDT

Bill Cosby’s Silence on Rape Allegations may Damage his Image

Bill Cosby’s Silence on Rape Allegations may Damage his Image

Bill Cosby has been recently accused of sexual assault by two women including actress Barbara Bowman....

Nov 18 2014, 7:40am CST

Squirrel causes $300,000 damage to new McMillen Park

Squirrel causes $300,000 damage to new McMillen Park

Blame it on the squirrel....

Apr 12 2014, 12:22am CDT

ESO Telescopes Escape Damage From Chile Earthquake

ESO Telescopes Escape Damage From Chile Earthquake

Chile’s major northern astronomical observatories escaped damage from the Magnitude 8.2 earthquake that struck off its northern...

Apr 2 2014, 8:11pm CDT

Tornadoes in California Cause Extensive Damage

Tornadoes in California Cause Extensive Damage

Twisters and tornadoes in the state of California caused extensive damage recently. The weather conditions had become chaotic a...

Mar 28 2014, 8:00am CDT

How Much Damage Will The Original Galaxy Gear On Samsung's Gear 2 Smartwatch?

How Much Damage Will The Original Galaxy Gear Have On Samsung's Gear 2 Smartwatch?

Staggering their announcements at Mobile World Congress, Samsung today announced the Samsung Gear 2 and Gear Neo smartwatc...

Feb 23 2014, 7:01pm CST

I4U news

Rejecting Keystone XL Pipeline Could Damage U.S. Environmental Movement

If President Obama rejects the Keystone XL pipeline, he will set a precedent with potentially devastating impacts for mainstrea...

Feb 4 2014, 8:38am CST

How Big is the Nokia Brand Damage Caused by Microsoft?

How Big is the Nokia Brand Damage Caused by Microsoft?

Analysts were widely expecting Nokia to sell 10 M smartphones in 4Q 2013. The company ended selling 8.2 M units, down from 8.8...

Jan 23 2014, 9:26am CST

FDA says acetaminophen doses over 325 mg causes liver damage

FDA says acetaminophen doses over 325 mg causes liver damage

FDA: There are no available data to show that taking more than 325 mg of acetaminophen per dosage unit provides additional bene...

Jan 16 2014, 7:52pm CST

Why Too Much Acetaminophen Can Lead To Liver Damage

Why Too Much Acetaminophen Can Lead To Liver Damage

The FDA has just issued a statement urging doctors not to prescribe acetaminophen in doses higher than 325 mg. Liver damage has...

Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST

Tesla Fires in Model S Damage Company Image

Tesla Fires in Model S Damage Company Image

A series of blazing events which included Tesla’s Model S vehicles catching fire may damage the image of the company. Tesla Mod...

Nov 8 2013, 4:27am CST

Satellite falling to Earth may cause Damage

Satellite Falling to Earth may Cause Damage

A satellite that is about to come falling down to earth could cause damage. While the chances that it will harm someone may be...

Nov 7 2013, 2:58am CST

Bheestie Bags Reverse Water Damage

Bheestie Bags Reverse Water Damage

About a month back I was at a giant party in the woods, camping with a bunch of musicians, artists, and fellow tech nerds. It s...

Nov 20 2009, 11:59am CST

FireWire Gets Quad Damage

FireWire Gets Quad Damage

FireWire has been around for a long item now, though it has not been as mainstream as USB. FireWire is still a commonly used me...

Aug 1 2008, 8:06am CDT