• OCT 13, 2019
    Plants & Animals
    OCT 13, 2019
    Why Do Camels Have Humps?
    Camels are predominantly known for the humps that appear on their backs, and believe it or not, those humps are filled with body fat. Some camels sport jus...
  • OCT 13, 2019
    Cancer
    OCT 13, 2019
    New diagnostic tool for thyroid cancer
    Thyroid cancer diagnoses have risen in the last thirty years from 6 per 100,000 to more than 14 per 100,000. That’s according to the Surveillance, Ep...
  • OCT 13, 2019
    Space & Astronomy
    OCT 13, 2019
    Astronomers Find At Least 20 More Moons Orbiting Saturn
    Just this past week, Saturn overtook Jupiter as the planet in our solar system with the highest number of moons. Researchers from the Carnegie Institution...
  • OCT 13, 2019
    Cell & Molecular Biology
    OCT 13, 2019
    Discovery of Cell's Mechanism for Sensing Oxygen Wins Nobel
    It may be possible to attack cancer or treat anemia or other diseases by interfering with the cells' ability to sense oxygen....
  • OCT 13, 2019
    Microbiology
    OCT 13, 2019
    Molecule in Human Breast Milk Can Fight Microbial Pathogens
    Now a team of scientists has found a molecule in human breast milk that may reduce the risk of illness and disease....
  • OCT 13, 2019
    Space & Astronomy
    OCT 13, 2019
    NASA and SpaceX Reevaluate Commercial Crew Timeline
    It appeared that there was recently some tension between NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk regarding the American space agency&rs...
  • OCT 13, 2019
    Genetics & Genomics
    OCT 13, 2019
    New Tool Can Reveal Genes Underlying Rare Disorders
    Finding the gene defect that resulted in an inherited disease used to be a long, painstaking process....