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Apple Watch can Detect Hypertension and Sleep Apnea: Study

Apple Watch can Detect Hypertension and Sleep Apnea: Study

Researchers used an algorithm called DeepHeartwhich gave some very accurate results...

3 days ago, 8:32am CST

Study Reveals How a Parasite Fungus Turns Ants into Zombies

Study Reveals How Fungal Parasite Turns Ants into Zombies

3D visualization shows that zombie-ant fungus controls the muscles of ant's body, not the brain...

6 days ago, 3:56pm CST

Study Reveals Why Most Woolly Mammoth Fossils are Male

Study Reveals Why Most Woolly Mammoth Fossils are Male

Young male mammoths more often fell into natural traps and died...

Nov 5 2017, 2:12pm CST

Neanderthal Extinction Occurred Due to Slow Flow of Human Immigration, Study Says

Neanderthal Extinction Occurred Due to Slow Flow of Human Immigration, Study Says

Repeated migration of modern humans from Africa into Eurasia may have doomed Neanderthals...

Nov 3 2017, 10:52am CDT

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

Study Says Lord Howe Island Stick Insects Still Exist

Study Says Lord Howe Island Stick Insects Still Exist

Once declared extinct, Lord Howe Island stick insect lives...

Oct 6 2017, 2:55pm 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

At Least Nine Planets are Ideally Placed to Spy on Earth, Study Says

At Least Nine Planets are Ideally Placed to See Earth, Study Says

Scientists looks at how an alien from exoplanet might be able to watch Earth using our own technology...

Sep 9 2017, 2:49pm 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

NASA’s Next Mars Lander will Study the Interior of the Red Planet

NASA’s Next Mars Lander will Study the Interior of the Red Planet

NASA's InSight lander is scheduled to launch May 2018...

Aug 31 2017, 3:51am CDT

New Study Reveals the Secrets of Extinct Dodo Bird’s Life

New Study Reveals Secrets of Extinct Dodo Bird’s Life

By analysing 22 dodo bones, researchers have mapped out the animal's reproductive and growth cycle....

Aug 27 2017, 3:06am 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

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

T.rex could not have Chased that Jeep in Jurassic Park, Study Says

T.rex could not have Chased that Jeep in Jurassic Park, Study Says

New research suggests that Tyrannosaurus rex could not run. Instead, they were just restricted to walk...

Jul 22 2017, 5:55pm 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

Our Sun is Just an Ordinary Star, Study Reveals

Our Sun is Just an Ordinary Star, Study Reveals

New study settles the longstanding dispute over the uniqueness of our sun...

Jul 15 2017, 10:37pm 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

Frogs Thrived After the Extinction of Dinosaurs: Study

Frogs Thrived After the Extinction of Dinosaurs: Study

Study offers new insight into the evolutionary history of frogs...

Jul 7 2017, 5:43pm 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

Jupiter is the Oldest Planet in Our Solar System, Study Finds

Jupiter is the Oldest Planet in Our Solar System, Study Finds

New evidence provide clues on the age of largest planet in the solar system...

Jun 13 2017, 4:03pm CDT

First Ever DNA Study of Egyptian Mummies Reveals Surprising Clues about their Ancestry

First Ever DNA Data from Egyptian Mummies Reveals Surprising Clues about their Ancestry

Ancient Egyptians were found to be most closely related to Middle Easterners...

May 31 2017, 12:59am CDT

Snakes can Hunt in Groups, Study Finds

Snakes can Hunt in Groups, Study Finds

Snakes are perceived to be lone hunters but they can work as a pack...

May 28 2017, 2:18am CDT

Sleep Deprivation may Cause Brain to Eat Itself, Study Finds

Sleep Deprivation may Cause Brain to Eat Itself, Study Finds

'Clean-up' cells become more active in the brain after lack of sleep...

May 27 2017, 4:10am CDT

Whales were Not Always as Big as They are Today, Study Says

Whales were Not Always as Big as They are Today, Study Says

We may have finally know why blue whales are so enormous...

May 25 2017, 6:10am CDT

Kissing Bugs can Cause Death, Study Finds

Kissing Bugs can Cause Death, Study Finds

Chagas disease caused by kissing bug's bit was found to increase risk of death by two to three times...

May 21 2017, 7:48am CDT

Polluted Areas may Increase the Risk of Cancer, Study Says

Polluted Areas may Increase the Risk of Cancer, Study Says

Poor environmental quality is linked to elevated cancer incidence...

May 9 2017, 3:27pm CDT

Air Pollution Inside Subway Systems is Much Higher Than Outside, Study Finds

Air Pollution Inside Subway Systems is Much Higher Than Outside, Study Finds

Canadian subway system's air qualtiy is 10 times worse than the air outside...

Apr 30 2017, 2:25pm CDT

DARPA Conducts a Large-scale Study to Enhance Learning Ability

DARPA Starts a Large-scale Study to Enhance Learning Ability

The research program will look for ways to boost learning and accelerate training for skills relevant to national security miss...

Apr 30 2017, 9:35am CDT

First Humans Arrived in Americas 130000 Years Ago, Controversial Study Claims

First Humans Arrived in Americas 130000 Years Ago, Controversial Study Claims

A novel study has proven that the first humans arrived in North America about 130,000 years ago....

Apr 27 2017, 4:41am CDT

An Hour of Running Adds 7 Hours to Your Life, Study Says

Just One Hour of Running can Add 7 Hours to Your Life, Study Says

Researchers have found that runners tend to live around three years longer than nonrunners...

Apr 16 2017, 11:46pm CDT

Struggling Florida Manatee Population will Double over the 50 Years, Study Says

Struggling Florida Manatee Population could Double over the 50 Years, Study Says

Florida's iconic manatee population could flourish if wildlife managers continue to protect their habitat...

Apr 13 2017, 2:07pm CDT

Exercise More Beneficial on an Empty Stomach, Study Finds

Exercise More Beneficial on an Empty Stomach, Study Finds

For the first time, researchers have examined the effects of eating versus fasting on gene expression during exercise...

Apr 10 2017, 2:06pm CDT

A Usually Harmless Virus Can Trigger Celiac Disease, Study Finds

A Usually Harmless Virus Can Trigger Celiac Disease, Study Finds

Reovirus can cause the immune system to overreact to gluten, leading to the development of celiac disease...

Apr 9 2017, 1:13pm CDT

Climate Change will Worsen Turbulence on Planes, Study Says

Climate Change will Worsen Turbulence on Planes, Study Says

Passengers will experience severe flight turbulence as carbon dioxide levels increase in the atmosphere...

Apr 8 2017, 4:55am CDT

New Study Debunks Obesity Paradox: Extra Fat Increases the Risk for Death

New Study Debunks Obesity Paradox: Extra Fat Increases the Risk for Death

People who are obese or overweight do not have survival advantage...

Apr 5 2017, 6:34am CDT

Neptune’s Journey from Inner to Outer Solar System was Very Calm, Says Study

Neptune’s Journey from Inner to Outer Solar System was Very Calm, Says Study

Latest study opens a new window into the early stages of planet growth...

Apr 4 2017, 3:28pm CDT

Study predicts Major Southern California Beach Erosion

Study predicts Major Southern California Beach Erosion

Using a new computer model, US scientists predict that 31 to 67 percent of Southern California beaches could be severely damag...

Mar 30 2017, 2:40am CDT

Marathon Running Damages Kidneys: Study

Marathon Running Damages Kidneys: Study

A new Yale-led study suggests that marathon may cause short-term kidney injury...

Mar 29 2017, 2:50pm CDT