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Just a Few Pieces of Plastic can Kill a Turtle, Study Finds

Just a Few Pieces of Plastic can Kill a Turtle, Study Finds

Once a sea turtle has 14 pieces of plastic in its stomach, there is a 50 percent chance that it would die....

6 days ago, 9:36am CDT

Kidney Stones Dissolve and Regrow Like Rocks, Study Finds

Kidney Stones Dissolve and Regrow Like Rocks, Study Finds

For the first time, researchers recreate the geological history of kidney stones....

Sep 13 2018, 1:56pm CDT

Melting Glaciers are Triggering Massive Tsunamis, Study Finds

Melting Glaciers are Triggering Massive Tsunamis, Study Finds

With global warming causing glaciers to melt at an unprecedented rate, there is an increased risk of landslide-generated tsunam...

Sep 8 2018, 3:08am CDT

Warmer Water has Reached Deep into the Arctic Interior, Study Finds

Warmer Water has Reached Deep into the Arctic Interior, Study Finds

Heat trapped below the Arctic surface could melt the region's entire sea ice....

Sep 1 2018, 2:58pm CDT

Ultrahot Jupiters have Star-like Atmospheres, Study Finds

Ultrahot Jupiters have Star-like Atmospheres, Study Finds

Researchers are able to discover why ultrahot Jupiters seem to have less water than expected...

Aug 12 2018, 4:26am CDT

Man Finds Rare Teeth of Prehistoric Giant Shark

Man Finds Rare Teeth of Prehistoric Giant Shark

Teeth from ancient mega-shark are almost twice the size of the modern great white shark's....

Aug 12 2018, 3:35am CDT

Hand Sanitizers are Becoming Less Effective Against Germs in Hospitals, Study Finds

Hand Sanitizers are Becoming Less Effective Against Germs in Hospitals, Study Finds

Bacteria called E. faecium is developing resistance to alcohol-based hand sanitizers....

Aug 5 2018, 1:22pm CDT

Arctic Carbon Cycle is Speeding Up, Study Finds

Arctic Carbon Cycle is Speeding Up, Study Finds

Carbon in Alaska's North Slope spends about 13 percent less time locked in frozen soil than it did 40 years ago....

Aug 4 2018, 5:12am CDT

NASA Juno Spacecraft Finds Another Possible Volcano on Jupiter Moon Io

NASA Juno Spacecraft Finds Another Possible Volcano on Jupiter Moon Io

So far, researchers have located more than 150 active volcanoes on Io. They believe that many more are waiting to be discovered...

Jul 15 2018, 12:37am CDT

Zebras’ Black and White Stripes Do not Keep them Cool, Study Finds

Zebras’ Black and White Stripes Do not Keep them Cool, Study Finds

Experiment shows that stripes didn't lower the temperature...

Jul 10 2018, 11:16pm CDT

Gaia Satellite Finds Evidence of a Massive Collision Between Milky Way and a Dwarf Galaxy

Gaia Satellite Finds Evidence of a Massive Collision Between Milky Way and a Dwarf Galaxy

New study says that around 10 billion years ago small "Sausage" galaxy crashed into the Milky Way and created its inn...

Jul 4 2018, 4:15pm CDT

Crows can Make Tools and Even Modify Their Own Design, Study Finds

Crows can Make Tools and Even Modify Their Own Design, Study Finds

Researchers have found that crows can recreate tool designs from memory...

Jul 2 2018, 12:03am CDT

Milky Way is Full of Toxic Space Grease, Study Finds

Milky Way is Full of Toxic Space Grease, Study Finds

There is about 10 billion trillion trillion tonnes of greasy matter in our galaxy...

Jun 29 2018, 1:00pm CDT

Two Earth-like Exopanets Really are Earth-like, Study Finds

Two Earth-like Exoplanets Really are Earth-like, Study Finds

Researchers provide new clues about the axial tilt of two Earth-like planets....

Jun 29 2018, 3:05am CDT

New Study Finds T. Rex Couldn't Stick Out Its Tongue

New Study Finds T. Rex Couldn't Stick Out Its Tongue

Latest Research proves that T. Rex and Most Other Dinosaurs had Tongues that Didn’t Protrude...

Jun 21 2018, 8:00am CDT

Lucas the Spider Finds His Harp Again in New Episode

Lucas the Spider Finds His Harp Again in New Episode

The cute little spider is back with a new adventure....

Jun 19 2018, 1:58am CDT

NASA NICER Mission Finds Binary Star System with Record-Fast Orbit

NASA NICER Mission Finds Binary Star System with Record-Fast Orbit

Two stars in a system called J17062 revolve around each other every 38 minutes...

May 11 2018, 2:07pm CDT

Girl Finds 475 Million Year Old Fossil in Tennessee

Girl Finds 475 Million Year Old Fossil in Tennessee

11-year old girl discovered a trilobite fossil when she was walking along the shore of Douglas Lake...

May 5 2018, 4:56am CDT

Many Plant Species Live Underground for Up to 20 Years, Study Finds

Many Plant Species Live Underground for Up to 20 Years, Study Finds

The extraordinary behavior called dormancy allows them to survive through difficult times...

Apr 22 2018, 5:25am CDT

Earlier Mass Extinction gave Rise to Dinosaurs, Study Finds

Earlier Mass Extinction gave Rise to Dinosaurs, Study Finds

Mass extinction 232 million years ago killed reptiles on Earth and allowed dinosaurs to thrive...

Apr 18 2018, 2:04am CDT

Coral Reefs Protects Coasts from Severe Storms, Study Finds

Coral Reefs Protect Coasts from Severe Storms, Study Finds

Coral reef systems can naturally protect coasts from tropical cyclones by reducing the impact of large waves...

Apr 4 2018, 12:02am CDT

New NASA Model Finds Landslide Risk in Real Time

New NASA Model Detects Landslide Risk in Near Real Time

NASA researchers have developed a new model that can find the onset of landslide during heavy rains...

Mar 23 2018, 7:58am CDT

Neanderthals Cared for the Injured and Disabled Members, Study Finds

Neanderthals Cared for the Injured and Disabled Members, Study Finds

Compassion likely helped Neanderthals to survive...

Mar 14 2018, 7:48am CDT

More Than 100,000 Bornean Orangutans Killed in 16 Years, Study Finds

More Than 100,000 Bornean Orangutans Killed in 16 Years, Study Finds

The new study reveals that about half of the orangutans found on Borneo disappeared between 1999 and 2015...

Feb 18 2018, 12:25pm CST

Many Chameleons Glow Under UV Light, Study Finds

Many Chameleons Glow Under UV Light, Study Finds

Researchers have found that the bony tubercles on the heads of many chameleon species fluoresce under UV light and form impress...

Jan 19 2018, 7:48am CST

Long Term Space Missions Increase Astronaut’s Body Temperature, Study Finds

Long Term Space Missions Increase Astronaut’s Body Temperature, Study Finds

Researchers have observed that astronauts run hot when exposed to weightlessness...

Jan 7 2018, 2:39pm CST

Sierra Nevada Mountains Grew an Inch During Drought, Study Finds

Sierra Nevada Mountains Grew an Inch During Drought, Study Finds

Loss of water in drought caused Sierra Nevada to rise...

Dec 16 2017, 6:57am CST

Google Finds Phishing as the Root Cause of Account Hijacks

Google Finds Phishing as the Root Cause of Account Hijacks

Google partners with University of California to conduct research to identify the online security threats to account users...

Nov 13 2017, 5:08am CST

Flying Insect Populations have Declined by 75%  Over Past Three Decades, Study Finds

Flying Insect Populations have Declined by 75% Over Three Decades, Study Finds

The dramatic decline could have devastating impact on natural ecosystems...

Oct 21 2017, 2:03pm CDT

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Gift-Worthy Fall Finds

While fall ushers in an array of annual delights, like cooler weather, gorgeous foliage, chunky sweaters, and pumpkin spice, it...

Sep 25 2017, 11:19am CDT

Brainless Jellyfish Also Sleeps, Study Finds

Brainless Jellyfish Also Sleeps, Study Finds

For the first time, researchers have demonstrated that an organism without brain also goes to sleep at night...

Sep 22 2017, 6:12am CDT

Bacteria can Shapeshift in Space, Study Finds

Bacteria can Shapeshift in Space, Study Finds

Bacteria change their shape in space in reponse to antibiotics and become more resistent to them...

Sep 15 2017, 8:49am CDT

Ancient Whales were Ferocious Predators Not Gentle Giants, Study Finds

Ancient Whales were Ferocious Predators Not Gentle Giants, Study Finds

3D scanning of fossilized teeth reveal that whales in the past had extremely sharp predator teeth similar to lions...

Aug 31 2017, 9:25am CDT

Mars Experiences Intense Snowstorms at Night, Study Finds

Mars Experiences Intense Snowstorms at Night, Study Finds

The night-time weather was detected by NASA's Phoenix lander and the spacecraft orbiting Mars...

Aug 26 2017, 2:05pm CDT

This App Finds You a SNES Classic for Pre-order

This App Finds You a SNES Classic for Pre-order

The SNES Classic pre-orders launched in the US....

Aug 22 2017, 10:00am CDT

Goldfish Make Alcohol to Survive in Icy Waters, Study Finds

Goldfish Make Alcohol to Survive in Icy Waters, Study Finds

Scientists have figured out how goldfish produce alcohol to live without oxygen...

Aug 12 2017, 10:34am CDT

VR Can Improve Kids' Eyesight Finds Study

VR Can Improve Kids' Eyesight Finds Study

Research finds that VR HMD can have positive impact on eyesight in kids....

Jul 19 2017, 1:17am CDT

Mars Soil is Too Toxic for Life, Study Finds

Mars Soil is Too Toxic for Life, Study Finds

A "toxic cocktail" of chemicals found in Mars surface can destroy bacteria within minutes...

Jul 9 2017, 12:38am CDT

Titan Lakes could be the Perfect Landing Site for Space Missions, Study Finds

Titan Lakes could be the Perfect Landing Site for Space Missions, Study Finds

Saturn's moon Titan has calm lakes and they can provide smooth landing for future space probes...

Jul 7 2017, 4:35am CDT

Mountain Lions Fear Humans, Run Away If They Even Hear Human Voice, Study Finds

Mountain Lions Fear Humans, Run Away If They Even Hear Human Voice, Study Finds

Mountain lions immediately ran away when exposed to recorded human voice...

Jun 21 2017, 6:09am CDT