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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...

1 day ago, 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

Bovine Inspiration to our Ancestors' Diets: Study

Bovine Inspiration to our Ancestors' Diets: Study

Side-to-side movement of the teeth and jaw bones of mammals, especially cows, helped our earliest ancestors to grind food with...

Mar 28 2017, 1:37am CDT

NASA will Send Mission to Study Cosmic Material Between Stars

NASA will Send Mission to Study Cosmic Material Between Stars

The mission will directly measure the emissions from interstellar medium. The data will help researchers understand the life cy...

Mar 27 2017, 6:19am CDT

Losing Sense of Smell Linked to Early Death, Study Says

Losing Sense of Smell Linked to Early Death, Study Says

Researchers have found a connection between premature death and diminishing sense of smell...

Mar 23 2017, 11:54am CDT

New Study Shakes up the Dinosaur Family Tree

New Study Shakes up the Dinosaur Family Tree

The findings from new study go against 130-year-old theory about origin and evolution of dinosaurs...

Mar 23 2017, 1:41am CDT

Common Recommendations for Jellyfish Sting Do Not Work at All, Study Finds

Common Jellyfish Sting Recommendations Do Not Work at All, Study Finds

Researchers have found that most common remedies for jellyfish stings might actually be making the sting worse...

Mar 21 2017, 9:57am CDT

Study Unravels Mystery of How Cobras Evolved their Venom

Study Unravels Mystery of How Cobras Evolved their Venom

New study sheds light onto the basic evolution of cobra venom and how it relates to human health...

Mar 18 2017, 4:37pm CDT

Dark Matter was Missing from Early Galaxies, Study Reveals

Dark Matter was Missing from Early Galaxies, Study Reveals

Observations of distant galaxies suggest they were dominated by normal, visible matter...

Mar 18 2017, 4:17am CDT

Human Activities may have Created Sahara Desert, Study Says

Human Activities may have Created Sahara Desert, Study Says

New study suggests that ancient humans may have transformed Sahara from lush grassland to a dry region...

Mar 16 2017, 12:59pm CDT

Enceladus may have Liquid Water Close to its Surface, Study

Enceladus may have Liquid Water Close to its Surface, NASA Says

Saturn moon Enceladus' south pole is much warmer just a few feet below its icy crust...

Mar 15 2017, 9:51am CDT

9-15 Percent of Twitter Accounts are Bots: Study

9-15 Percent of Twitter Accounts are Bots: Study

Between nine and 15 percent of active Twitter accounts are autonomous entities known as social bots, new research has found.The...

Mar 12 2017, 3:34am CDT

Ostriches Existed in India 25,000 Years Ago, Study Finds

Ostriches Existed in India 25,000 Years Ago, Study Finds

Based on a DNA analysis of fossilised eggshells of ostrich, researchers confirm the existence of this large flightless bird in...

Mar 9 2017, 3:04pm CST

New Study Debunks the Century-Old Theory of How Anesthesia Works

New Study Debunks the Century-Old Theory of How Anesthesia Works

New findings strongly support a modern hypothesis that anesthesia interacts directly with membrane proteins – rather than indir...

Mar 9 2017, 9:00am CST

New ASA Study Finds Change in Water Fingerprint of Comet

New NASA Study Finds Change in Water Fingerprint of Comet

A new NASA study suggests that a trip past the sun may have selectively altered the production of one form of water in a comet....

Mar 1 2017, 6:02am CST

Child's Obesity could be 35 to 40 Percent Inherited from Parents: Study

Child Obesity could be 35 to 40 Percent Inherited from Parents: Study

More than half of a child's tendency towards obesity is determined by genetics and family environment...

Feb 21 2017, 12:48pm CST

Gluten-free Diet Increases the Risk of Toxic Metal Exposure According to Study

Gluten-free Diet Increases the Risk of Toxic Metal Exposure According to Study

Increased exposure to toxic metals like arsenic and mercury can lead to heart disease, cancer and other neurological problems....

Feb 20 2017, 9:38am CST

Sensational tweets more popular than substantive content: Study

Sensational tweets more popular than substantive content: Study

Sensational content have more staying power than substantive posts on the microblogging platform Twitter, says a study.In other...

Feb 20 2017, 5:48am CST

NASA to Study Risks and Costs of Sending Astronauts on First Flight of SLS Rocket

NASA to Study Risks and Costs of Sending Astronauts on First Flight of SLS Rocket

NASA will observe the costs and risks involved in astronauts’ giant rocket flight...

Feb 16 2017, 2:56am CST

Invasive Species are on the Rise Worlwide, Study Finds

Invasive Species are on the Rise Worldwide, Study Finds

The number of alien species has increased dramatically in recent years as 37% of all recorded invasive species were introduced...

Feb 15 2017, 2:46pm CST

Study Finds Over 200 Genetic Markers Linked to Male Baldness

Study Finds Over 200 Genetic Markers Linked to Male Baldness

A recent study revealed over 200 genetic components and markers that were connected to male pattern baldness. Thus the answer t...

Feb 15 2017, 10:37am CST

Mars had Water in Recent Past: Study

Mars had Water in Recent Past: Study

Researchers have discovered a patch of land in an ancient valley near Mars' equator that appears to have been flooded by water...

Feb 15 2017, 2:18am CST