Stephen Hawking’s “Brief Answers To The Big Questions” Says Science is Under Threat

On Monday, Stephen Hawking’s voice was heard at a London launch event when his posthumous book “Brief Answers To The Big Questions,” was presented. The book was published on Tuesday, and it’s... Read more »

PBCs and Mercury Threaten the Arctic, Shows Report

Mercury and other contaminants still threaten polar bears and whales, shows a new summary on toxins from the Arctic. In addition to these threats, the study for the Arctic Council found that... Read more »

Teen Girls to Get HPV Vaccine Are Not More Likely to Engaged in Risky Sex, Shows UBC Study

Even though girls get vaccinated against the Human papilloma virus (HPV), they do not prefer to engage in a risky sexual activity, shows UBC study. The study was published on 15 October... Read more »

Stephen Hawking: Superhumans Will Threaten Humankind

The late physicist feared that one day, some humans would turn to DNA manipulation to become a race of superhumans. He predicted right before his death in March that this century, people... Read more »

Baby Tylosaurus Fossil Shows New Information on Its Species

Researchers have analyzed a small Tylosaurus mosasaur fossil and realized they were looking at the remains of a baby Tylosaurus. Their findings were published in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology and shows... Read more »

The End-of-life Calculator Can Tell People How Much Time They Have to Live

This is not part of a movie – it’s real. Ottawa researchers have created an algorithm that will predict how many months or years patients will get to live. Through the National... Read more »

The Child ‘Vampire’ Burial: Archaeologists Discover Peculiar Ancient Roman Graveyard

It’s not every day you discover a macabre ancient graveyard, but archaeologists from the University of Arizona, Stanford University and Italy have found a burial site called Necropoli dei Bambini (Cemetery of... Read more »

Stephen Hawking’s Final Paper On the Black Hole Information Paradox Just Got Published

The final paper written by Stephen Hawking which dealt with the black hole information paradox has just been published by his colleagues in the journal arXiv. The team he worked with finished... Read more »

Gene Editing Helps Scientists Breed Baby Mice From Two Mothers and No Dad

Researchers have used stem cell technology and gene editing to breed mice using only two mothers and no male mouse. The baby mice were healthy and grew into adults and had offspring... Read more »

ISS Soyuz Failed Launch: Astronauts Thankful For the Rescuers’ Quick Reaction

Nick Hague, the U.S astronaut who was on board of the Russian capsule with his mate Alexei Ovchinin, were not expecting the mission to end up with an emergency landing in Kazakhstan.... Read more »