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Facebook, Twitter can help manage depression: Study

Facebook, Twitter can help manage depression: Study

While frequency and duration of online social networking may have a negative effect on mental health outcomes, a new study sugg...

5 days ago, 7:30pm CST

HIV Vaccine Efficacy Study begins in South Africa

HIV Vaccine Efficacy Study begins in South Africa

The first HIV vaccine efficacy study in seven years has begun in South Africa to test whether a modified vaccine candidate can...

6 days ago, 10:17pm CST

Study Explains Why Astronauts Suffer Eye Impairment after Long Space Missions

Study Explains Why Astronauts Suffer Visual Impairment after Long Space Missions

The eye problems of astronauts are linked to changes in the volume of clear fluid...

1 week ago, 9:57am CST

Groundbreaking Study Discovers Over 1,400 New Viruses

Groundbreaking Study Discovers Over 1,400 New Viruses

Humans are surrounded by numerous viruses but fortunately most of them do not transmit diseases...

Nov 26 2016, 8:01am CST

Google Glass is Helping Scientists to Study Brain Disease

Google Glass is Helping Scientists to Study Brain Disease

Using Google Glass, Siberian scientists are developing a prototype of a model to study an individual's proneness to certain br...

Nov 25 2016, 12:11am CST

Coconut Crab Pinches Harder than any Crustacean, Study Finds

Coconut Crab Pinches Harder than any Crustacean, Study Finds

The force exerted by largest coconut crab is even greater than the bite force of most land predators...

Nov 24 2016, 12:04am CST

Gravity Sensors can Predict Earthquakes Faster than Current Methods: Study

Gravity Sensors can Predict Earthquakes Faster than Current Methods: Study

The detection of subtle gravitational changes may offer people a little more time to prepare for a quake...

Nov 23 2016, 11:25am CST

Google Glass Head-up display Tech Dangerous for Drivers: Study

Google Glass Head-up display Tech Dangerous for Drivers: Study

Head-up display technology -- think Google Glass -- offers lots of information to users in seconds, literally in front of thei...

Nov 23 2016, 5:18am CST

Study Finds Widespread Land Losses from 2010 Gulf Oil Spill

Study Finds Widespread Land Losses from 2010 Gulf Oil Spill

A shoreline alonside a bay in Louisiana experienced widespread land erosion after oil spill incident in 2010...

Nov 21 2016, 6:52am CST

Smoking E-Cigarettes Kills Mouth Cells, Study Suggests

Smoking E-Cigarettes Kills Mouth Cells, Study Suggests

The death of mouth cells can increase the risk of gum disease and microbial infection...

Nov 20 2016, 11:52am CST

Fracking can Cause Earthquakes, Study Finds

Fracking can Cause Earthquakes, Study Finds

Researchers have found a direct link between earthquakes occured in Fox Creek and hydraulic fracturing...

Nov 19 2016, 2:20am CST

More than 1 Billion People are Living with High Blood Pressure Worldwide, Study Finds

More than 1 Billion People are Living with High Blood Pressure Worldwide, Study Finds

The prevalence of high blood pressure has dropped sharply in high-income countries while a rise has been observed in many low a...

Nov 16 2016, 11:31am CST

Gut Microbes Influence Major Eye Disease and Vision Loss, Study Finds

Gut Microbes Influence Major Eye Disease and Vision Loss, Study Finds

Gut bacteria that are brought on by high fat diet can aggravate diseases like wet AMD...

Nov 16 2016, 7:58am CST

Pigs can be Optimists or Pessimists: Study

Pigs can be Optimists or Pessimists: Study

As the latest research shows, swine are optimistic or pessimistic in accordance with their psyches and moods....

Nov 16 2016, 2:24am CST

Brain Uses Colors to Help Us Choose What to Eat, Says Study

Brain Uses Colors to Help Us Choose What to Eat, Says Study

Food color helps us decide whether or not to eat something...

Nov 15 2016, 11:58am CST

Constipation Increases Risk of Kidney Disease: Study

Constipation Increases Risk of Kidney Disease: Study

A novel study which took place recently showed that if you are constipated, you may get kidney disease too with the passage of...

Nov 15 2016, 6:21am CST

Hundreds of More Birds Species Might be Endangered than We Thought, Says Study

Hundreds of More Birds Species Might be Endangered than We Thought, Says Study

Duke University's experts find that the IUCN current Red List is missing hundreds of bird species that are at risk of exti...

Nov 14 2016, 10:50am CST

Physicists avoid Mathematics According to Study

Physicists avoid Mathematics According to Study

Physicists avoid highly mathematical work despite being trained in advanced mathematics, a new study suggests.The study, publis...

Nov 12 2016, 10:03am CST

Traumatic Stress Changes Brains of Boys, Girls Differently: Study

Traumatic Stress Changes Brains of Boys, Girls Differently: Study

Apparently, past trauma and stress levels have different effects on brains of opposite sexes among youth....

Nov 12 2016, 2:54am CST

Constipation May Increase the Risk of Kidney Disease, Study Suggests

Constipation May Increase Risk of Kidney Disease, Study Suggests

Study uncovers link between constipation and kidney disease...

Nov 11 2016, 1:12pm CST

E-cigarettes linked to high risk of Teen Smoking in new Study

E-cigarettes linked to high risk of Teen Smoking in new Study

Teenagers who use e-cigarettes regularly are more likely to become frequent and heavy cigarette smokers, a US study has sugges...

Nov 8 2016, 10:53pm CST

Air Pollution Near Equator has More Devastating Impact on Global Ozone Than Other Regions, Study Finds

Air Pollution Near Equator has More Devastating Impact on Global Ozone Than Other Regions

New study reveals that countries near the equator contribute more to global ozone levels than other regions...

Nov 8 2016, 8:55am CST

Birds with Bigger Brains are Less Likely to Get Shot, Says Study

Birds with Bigger Brains are Less Likely to Get Shot, Says Study

Research says that big-brained birds are smarter and they have likey found ways to escape the hunters....

Nov 3 2016, 1:46pm CDT

Children Gain Weight Faster During Summer Break than in School Years: Study .

Children Gain Weight Faster During Summer Break than in School Years: Study

The prevelance of obesity and overweight increases during summer vacation than during kindergarten and first-grade school years...

Nov 2 2016, 12:35pm CDT

Uber and Lyft Drivers Discriminate Against Certain Riders, According to Study

Uber and Lyft Drivers Discriminate Against Certain Riders, According to Study

A new study out of MIT, the University of Washington, and Stanford University shows that there is racial discrimination about U...

Nov 1 2016, 1:58pm CDT

Facebook Users Live Longer: Study

Facebook Users Live Longer: Study

There is some good news for Net Freaks. Facebook presence has been linked to longevity....

Nov 1 2016, 9:52am CDT

Prescribed Medicines are No More Effective than Sugar Pills for Young Migraine Sufferers, Study Finds

Prescribed Medicines are No Better than Sugar Pills for Young Migraine Sufferers, Study Finds

No significant difference between the standard migraine drugs and a placebo sugar pill was noticed in preventing migraine heada...

Oct 30 2016, 1:11pm CDT

Spain Could Turn into a Desert If Global Warming Continues, Says Study

Spain Could Turn into a Desert If Global Warming Continues, Says Study

The vegetation and ecosystems of Spain alongside other Mediterranean parts will experience major shifts as temperatures rise...

Oct 29 2016, 12:55am CDT

Women are Now Drinking as Much Alcohol as Men, Study Finds

Women are Now Drinking as Much Alcohol as Men, Study Finds

Women are not only catching up to men in alcohol consumption but also in harms associated with it...

Oct 25 2016, 3:45am CDT

Small Lies Lead to Bigger Ones, Brain Study Finds

Small Lies Lead to Bigger Lies, Study Finds

The more we lie, the easier it gets for our brain to be more adaptive in deceiving...

Oct 24 2016, 11:38pm CDT

NASA’s Viking Mission Discovered the Signs of Life on Mars in 1976, Study Claims

NASA’s Viking Mission Discovered the Signs of Life on Mars in 1976, Says Study

Researchers reconsidered the results of the Viking LR experiment in light of recent findings on Mars and concluded that the mic...

Oct 22 2016, 8:41am CDT

Hundreds of Snow Leopards are Being Killed Every Year: Study

Hundreds of Snow Leopards are Being Killed Every Year: Study

Since 2008, an estimated 221 to 450 snow leopards are killed annually across their range in Asia’s high mountains...

Oct 21 2016, 10:26pm CDT

Scientific Achievements are Perceived as per Description: Study

Scientific Achievements are Perceived as per Description: Study

Perceptions about inventions and inventors are shaped by how they are described, shows a new study.The study published in the...

Oct 19 2016, 8:48pm CDT

Europeans Ate Rodents 5,000 Years Ago, Says Study

Europeans Ate Rodents 5,000 Years Ago, Says Study

Mammal bones collected from Skara Brae site reveal that rodents were apparently considered food in ancient Europe...

Oct 19 2016, 12:44pm CDT

Smartphones are Disrupting Family Life, Study Finds

Smartphones are Disrupting Family Life, Study Finds

Parent use of mobile device may lead to negative parent-child interactions...

Oct 17 2016, 9:27am CDT

New Study Challenges Idea that We Should Drink Eight Glasses of Water a Day

New Study Challenges Idea that We Should Drink Eight Glasses of Water a Day

“If we just do what our body demands us to we'll probably get it right - just drink according to thirst rather than an ela...

Oct 9 2016, 8:55am CDT

268 million Kids to be Overweight globally by 2025: Study

268 million Kids to be Overweight globally by 2025: Study

In an indication that no policy interventions have proven very effective at changing current obesity trends, researchers have e...

Oct 9 2016, 1:41am CDT

Study Shows Human Brain's Biological Clock Stimulates Thirst Before Sleep

Study Shows Human Brain's Biological Clock Stimulates Thirst Before Sleep

Novel research shows that the human brain increases the thirst response prior to snoozing. This is most probably due to the bio...

Oct 8 2016, 3:36am CDT

Brain Study Reveals How Teens Learn Faster Than Adults

Brain Study Reveals How Teens Learn Faster Than Adults

Study of the brain show that the learning in teens is reward-learning behavior compared to the adults....

Oct 6 2016, 10:34am CDT

Human Lifespan Limit is 125 Years: Study

Human Lifespan Limit is 125 Years

According to researchers the maximum in human longevity has already been reached. Researchers calculated average maximum human...

Oct 6 2016, 8:13am CDT