Robots may care for you in old age—and your children will teach them  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
It's likely that before too long, robots will be in the home to care for older people and help them live independently.... more
Why plants don't die from cancer  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
Chernobyl has become a byword for catastrophe. The 1986 nuclear disaster, recently brought back into the public eye by the hugely popular TV show of the same name, caused thousands of cancers, turned a once populous... more
Simulating Red Sea water exchanges  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
Powerful computer simulations are revealing new insights into water exchanges between the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden. more
Scientists capture first-ever video of giant squid in U.S. waters  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
FIU marine scientists Heather Bracken-Grissom and Lori Schweikert were among a team of researchers gathered around a monitor when the tentacle first came into view. It floated in... more
Play games with no latency  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
One of the most challenging issues for game players looks to be resolved soon with the introduction of a zero-latency gaming environment. A KAIST team developed a technology that helps game players maintain zero-latency performance. The new technology... more
To tackle the climate crisis we need more democracy, not less  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
As the climate crisis is increasingly felt across the globe, protesters take to the streets and politicians scrabble to respond, a crucial question is beginning to... more
The similarities between a Van Gogh painting and a golf ball  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
On a molecular scale, there are surprising similarities between the outer shell of a golf ball and the white oil paint used by Van Gogh and... more
Curiosity Rover finds high levels of methane on Mars  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
A team working with NASA to study data the Mars Curiosity Rover has found high levels of methane at a site on the Red Planet. The existence of methane is,... more
Amazon wins '.amazon' domain name, aggravating South American region and undermining digital commons  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
Amazon has a new means of dominating the market—one that threatens the economic interests of the people who call the original Amazon... more
Would you eat meat grown from cells in a laboratory? Here's how it works  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
For many of us, eating a meal containing meat is a normal part of daily life. But if we dig... more
Astronomers detect 130 short period variable stars  PHYS.ORG · 7 minutes
By conducting photometric observations of the open cluster Stock 8 and its surrounding region, astronomers have identified 130 short-period variable stars, classifying 51 of them as members of the cluster. A paper detailing the... more
Viewing pornography at work increases unethical behavior on the job  PHYS.ORG · 1 hour
New research discovers employees who view pornography on the job aren't just costing companies millions of dollars in wasted time, they're causing harm to the company. more
More energy needed to cope with climate change  nanowerk · 3 hours
A new study found that by mid-century climate change will increase the demand for energy globally, even with modest warming. more
'Phoenix' Aurora Spreads Its 'Wings' Over Abandoned Military Power Station in Russia  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 hours
More than 4,000 photographers shot for the moon (and beyond) for the Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition in the U.K. more
Hubble Space Telescope Observes Hidden Depths of Messier 98  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 hour
NASA has released a spectacularly detailed image captured by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope that shows a spiral... more
Medical News Today: People with fibromyalgia have different gut bacteria  MNT · 1 hour
A new study shows that gut bacteria composition is different in people with fibromyalgia and that it varies with the severity of pain and other symptoms. more
Non-English speakers face health setback if Trump loosens language rules  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
A federal regulation demands that certain health care organizations provide patients who have limited English skills a written notice of free translation services. more
Workshops and online interventions provide support for parents of anorexia patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
In a pilot projected at the University Clinic for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry of MedUni Wien and AKH Wien, parents of anorexia patients were familiarized with... more
7 Far-Out Discoveries About the Universe's Beginnings  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 hours
Physicists are constantly learning new facts about the universe’s beginnings, and they’re mind-blowing. more
Black men in same sex relationships seek church, internet, for support  PHYS.ORG · 1 hour
Black men who have sex with men, or BMSM, have been the subject of much research focused on health disparities in HIV occurrence, stigma and mental... more
Space physicists send instrument to target comets  PHYS.ORG · 46 minutes
Space physicists at Umeå University, Sweden, develop measuring instruments for the spaceship Comet Interceptor. The vessel has been selected to be part of the European Space Agency's ESA program to target comets that have... more
ESA celebrates Asteroid Day on 30 June  ESA · 2 hours
ESA will be participating in this year’s Asteroid Day, the UN-endorsed global awareness campaign day on the small rocky bodies scattered across... more
Diabetes drug can halve the risk of late miscarriage, preterm births for women with PCOS  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Metformin can halve the risk of late miscarriage and preterm births for women with polycystic ovary syndrome. more
People with fibromyalgia have different gut bacteria  MNT · 1 hour
A new study shows that gut bacteria composition is different in people with fibromyalgia and that it varies with the severity of pain and other symptoms. more
Subaru Telescope identifies the outermost edge of the Milky Way system  PHYS.ORG · 1 hour
A team of researchers identified the outermost edge of the Milky Way galaxy. Using the Subaru Telescope, the researchers examined the boundary of the stellar system... more
Language barriers can affect participation of parents in neonatal care  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
A warm smile and a caring hand on the shoulder are not enough to overcome the language barriers that can arise between parents and healthcare professionals in neonatal... more
Veterans with PTSD twice as likely to die from suicide, accidental injury, and viral hepatitis  NEWS MEDICAL · 34 minutes
According to a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, published by Elsevier, United States Veterans... more
A cup of coffee could be the key to tackling obesity and diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 34 minutes
Scientists from the University of Nottingham have discovered that drinking a cup of coffee can stimulate 'brown fat', the body's own fat-fighting... more
Death toll in Indian encephalitis outbreak rises to 152  ABC NEWS · 29 minutes
Authorities say 152 children have now died in an encephalitis outbreak this month in India's eastern state of Bihar more
Auburn study explains link between habitat loss and global emergence of infectious diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 34 minutes
Auburn University researchers have published a new hypothesis that could provide the foundation for new scientific studies looking into the association of... more
China's Moon, Mars and Space Station Missions May be Facing Delays  SPACE.COM · 2 hours
China's major space missions including a lunar sample return, Mars orbiter and rover and a modular space station could be facing delays due to an apparent... more
Scientists develop climate-ready wheat that can survive drought conditions  PHYS.ORG · 46 minutes
Wheat plants engineered to have fewer microscopic pores—called stomata—on their leaves are better able to survive drought conditions associated with climate breakdown, according to a new study. more
Medical groups warn climate change is a 'health emergency'  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
As Democratic presidential hopefuls prepare for their first 2020 primary debate this week, 74 medical and public health groups aligned on Monday to push for a series of consensus commitments... more
People who spread deepfakes think their lies reveal a deeper truth  PHYS.ORG · 46 minutes
The recent viral "deepfake" video of Mark Zuckerberg declaring, "whoever controls the data controls the world" was not a particularly convincing imitation of the Facebook CEO,... more
Green Propellant Infusion Mission spacecraft to test green propellant on orbit  PHYS.ORG · 46 minutes
NASA's Space Technology Mission Directorate, along with co-investigators, including the Air Force Research Laboratory, Ball Aerospace, SpaceX, the Space and Missile Systems Center, and Aerojet, are... more
World faces 'climate apartheid': UN expert  PHYS.ORG · 1 hour
The world faces "a climate apartheid" where the wealthy are better able to adjust to a hotter planet while the poor suffer the worst from climate change, a UN expert said Monday. more
The low density of some exoplanets is confirmed  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
The Kepler mission and its extension, called K2, discovered thousands of exoplanets. It detected them using the transit technique, measuring the dip in light intensity whenever an orbiting planet moved across the... more
Blue Origin Performs First Test of BE-7 Lunar Lander Engine  SPACE.COM · 2 hours
Blue Origin has performed the first hotfire test of the engine it plans to use on its Blue Moon lunar lander. more
Contest Aims to Fly Openly LGBTQ+ Scientist-Astronaut in Space  SPACE.COM · 2 hours
No one has flown in space while publicly identifying as LGBTQ+, but a new contest called Out Astronaut hopes to change that. more
On This Day in Space! June 24, 1999: Cassini Spacecraft Flies by Venus  SPACE.COM · 54 minutes
On June 24, 1999, NASA's Cassini spacecraft flew by Venus while making its way to Saturn. See how it happened in our... more
Study shows visual framing by media in debates affects public perception  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
Both Democratic and Republican Party front-runners benefited from preferential visual coverage during the televised 2016 presidential primary debates, according to a new study published by University... more
Research shows fewer males born in U.S. during periods of stress  PHYS.ORG · 46 minutes
It is a common understanding in scientific research that the male species, in general, are frailer and experience higher rates of mortality across their lifespans than... more
Hue times two: A second look at the color of dinosaur eggs  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
After garnering worldwide attention last year for her research on the origins of egg color in birds, Yale paleontologist Jasmina Wiemann has taken a... more
Clean energy from local producers  PHYS.ORG · 46 minutes
Is it possible to boost sales of locally produced solar energy by allowing households to trade it through a peer-to-peer platform? The year-long Quartierstrom research project in Walenstadt is investigating how energy markets might operate in the future. more
Voracious Black Holes Could Feed Alien Life on Rogue Worlds  SPACE.COM · 2 hours
Black holes are engines of destruction on a cosmic scale, but they may also be the bringers of life. more
SpaceX Eyes New Feats With Falcon Heavy Launch Tonight  SPACE.COM · 2 hours
SpaceX's megarocket, the Falcon Heavy, is poised for flight. Perched atop NASA's historic Pad 39A, the behemoth will lift off sometime during a 4-hour window that opens late tonight (June... more
Indian rescuers to airlift bodies back from Himalaya slope  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
Bad weather hampered efforts Monday to bring down the bodies of seven climbers from the upper reaches of the Himalayas, an Indian military spokesman said. more
More energy needed to cope with climate change  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
A new study published today in Nature Communications by researchers from IIASA, Boston University and the Ca' Foscari University of Venice found that by mid-century, climate change will increase the demand for... more
Adult survivors of pediatric brain tumors may experience cognitive, socioeconomic burdens  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Survivors of childhood brain tumors who received radiotherapy and were very young at the time of diagnosis may experience cognitive and socioeconomic burdens decades after treatment,... more
How quantum technology could revolutionise the detection and treatment of diseases  PHYS.ORG · 4 hours
When you hear the word 'quantum," you may imagine physicists working on a new ground breaking theory. Or perhaps you've read about quantum computers and how... more
Human sperm retains its complete viability within different gravitational conditions  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Zillionaires like Amazon founder Jeff Bezos who see the 'colonization' of space as an answer to the Earth's ever threatened resources will be reassured to learn that human... more
Oral steroid use in patients with inflammatory diseases increases risk of infection  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Oral steroid use in patients with the inflammatory diseases polymyalgia rheumatica and/or giant cell arteritis significantly increased the risk of infection, and the risk increased with... more
Be prepared: Prioritising invasive species for strategic prevention (Durban, South Africa)  PHYS.ORG · 6 hours
While exploring the way alien species invade cities around the world, South African Ph.D. student Ashlyn L. Padayachee (University of KwaZulu-Natal, UKZN) and her supervisors, Serban... more
Join our asteroid hunt  ESA · 5 hours
Space Science Image of the Week: Spot the trails left by asteroids in archive images from the Hubble Space Telescope more
Promising strategies to control bad food choices  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
What's the best way to prevent children from overloading on bad food choices? Flinders University researchers have found that promoting substitution is the answer to turn around children's excessive consumption of nutrient-poor foods and... more
New chemoimmunotherapy regimen for aggressive form of lymphoma gets FDA approval  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
A cancer therapy based on the work of Ben Seon, PhD, at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug... more
Study: Temperature-related mortality decreasing in Spain over the past four decades  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
Temperature-related mortality has been decreasing in Spain over the past four decades, according to a new study led by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health, a... more
Paper thin: Thai summit recycling drive mocked by environmentalists  PHYS.ORG · 6 hours
Despite offering chairs and notebooks made from recycled paper at a Bangkok summit, Thailand and its Southeast Asian allies were accused Sunday of a "greenwash" with their oceans and communities... more
Scientists hit pay dirt with new microbial research technique  PHYS.ORG · 4 hours
Long ago, during the European Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci wrote that we humans "know more about the movement of celestial bodies than about the soil underfoot." Five hundred years and... more
New technology helps search teams find people in wilderness  PHYS.ORG · 6 hours
Yesenia D'Alessandro loaded a GPS tracking app on her cellphone and trudged into a remote Hawaii forest, joining more than 100 other volunteers looking for a missing hiker. more
Low-Carb Diet Benefits People with Metabolic Syndrome Independent of Weight Loss  SCI-NEWS.COM · 5 hours
A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation Insight shows that metabolic... more
Researchers estimate the prevalence of chronic pain among cancer survivors  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
More than 5 million cancer survivors in the United States experience chronic pain, almost twice the rate in the general population, according to a study published by Mount... more
Researchers discover new immune cells that are at the frontline of HIV infection  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Researchers at The Westmead Institute for Medical Research have discovered brand new immune cells that are at the frontline of HIV infection.... more
The solution to antibiotic resistance could be in your kitchen sponge  PHYS.ORG · 6 hours
Researchers from the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) have discovered bacteriophages, viruses that infect bacteria, living in their kitchen sponges. As the threat of antibiotic... more
Unregulated pharmacy benefit manager practices may contribute to escalating expenses  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Efforts to control health care costs in the United States often focus on the listed prescription drug prices, but a perspective published by the Journal of the American... more
Governments must regulate social networks: Facebook's Clegg  PHYS.ORG · 6 hours
Governments must regulate social networks and not the companies themselves, Facebook's head of global affairs and a former deputy prime minister of the UK said in an interview Monday. more
New research shows slightly different picture of trauma soldiers experience from war  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
We usually think that trauma from war is related to the fact that soldiers have been under constant threat of death. New research shows... more
Low rates of recommended treatment for tobacco dependence in patients hospitalized with SUDs  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
Tobacco dependence is very common in patients hospitalized with substance use disorders (SUDs) – but most don't receive recommended treatment for tobacco... more
How to bend waves to arrive at the right place  nanowerk · 4 hours
Waves do not always spread uniformly into all directions, but can form a remarkable 'branched flow'. Researchers now have developed a method to control this phenomenon. more
New nanophotonic devices could have applications in thermal imaging and resonant filtering  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
A research team from The University of Texas at Arlington is working with the Army Research Laboratory to develop nanophotonic devices that could have... more
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