Scientists Say They Have Fixed The Gene Linked To Alzheimer's DiseaseScientists found that apoE4 is only slightly different from the gene apoE3 however, the protein it produces within the body is much more damaging to human brain cells.
Why Does Snow Look White?First, it’s important to understand why things are different colors. The color of an object depends on how it interacts with light. When lights touches something, that thing will absorb or reflect the different wavelengths of the light.
The Milky Way's Center Is Teeming With Black HolesThe center of our galaxy is teeming with black holes, sort of like a Times Square for strange super gravity objects, astronomers discovered.
Scientists Find A New Organ In Humans: The InterstitiumNew research published in Scientific Reports has revealed that the human body contains a network of fluid-filled channels that had previously been undiscovered.
5 Shocking Medical Stories From 2017Here's a list of shocking stories from this year that shows just how far science has come and how unbelievable (and a little gross!) it can be.
Fossils Show Man-Sized Penguins Once Existed In New ZealandFossils from New Zealand have revealed a giant penguin that was as big as a grown man, roughly the size of the captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Studies: People Who Grew Up In Warm Climates Are More Outgoing, Emotionally StableTwo large studies conducted in the United States and China suggest that the temperature of the regional environment plays a role in shaping one’s personality.
U.S. Scientists Win Nobel Prize For Detecting Ripples In UniverseThree U.S.-based scientists won the Nobel Physics Prize on Tuesday for detecting faint ripples flying through the universe — the gravitational waves predicted a century ago by Albert Einstein that provide a new understanding of the universe.
The Kitchen-Sink Volcano: A Fun Science Experiment For The Whole Family
To Help Reduce Mosquito Population, Scientists Are Unleashing 20 Million Of ThemWhile it may sound counter-intuitive, the scientists' plan will hopefully reduce the number of disease-carrying mosquitos, according to NPR's report.
'U' Scientists Discover How To Make Tires From Trees, GrassFrom the earliest days of the automobile, we've been traveling on rubber tires derived from refined petroleum.
Excellent Educator: Diane Weiher Of Lake Harriet UpperOne science teacher in Minneapolis believes song and dance makes learning a difficult subject easier.