Credit: Reino et al., 2017 Trade of wild birds has dropped about 90% globally since the EU banned bird imports in 2005. A study published today in the recognized scientific journal Science Advances..
Credit: VTT Could health-promoting foods be made more appealing by using digital tools to enhance consumers' eating experiences? VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has used Virtual Reality..
Credit: UVA Health System Researchers at the University of Virginia Cancer Center are developing a tool to help patients with prostate cancer better understand the potential risks and rewards of their treatment options. And that tool…
Credit: Case Western Reserve University National Institutes of Health (NIH) scientists and collaborators at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have detected abnormal prion protein in the skin of nearly two dozen people who…
Credit: Yan et al Science Robotics 2017 Tiny remotely operated robots could be designed to diagnose and treat illness in hard-to-reach areas of the human body, research suggests. In tests, a swar..
Credit: Carla Schaffer / AAAS Artificial Lights Increasing "Loss of Night," Especially in Some Nations: In a long-term, high-resolution global analysis of night light emissions, researchers report th..
Credit: VDOS Global LLC, UBC Aerial drone footage of bowhead whales in Canada's Arctic has revealed that the large mammals molt and use rocks to rub off dead skin. The footage provides one a..
Throughout the United States, toxic algal blooms are wreaking havoc on bodies of water, causing pollution and having harmful effects on people, fish and marine mammals. One of the main contributors ..
Credit: IceCube Collaboration MADISON, Wis. -- Famously, neutrinos, the nearly massless particles that are a fundamental component of the universe, can zip through a million miles of lead without ski..
Credit: Edward Garnero and Allen McNamara Washington, DC-- New research on oxygen and iron chemistry under the extreme conditions found deep inside the Earth could explain a longstanding seismic myst..