Researchers are developing nanodiscs that can wipe out tumours

Cancer research is an area of medical science that, rightfully, gets considerable attention. There are nearly 14.5 million Americans with a history of cancer and with more than 13 million estimated new cancer … Continue reading Researchers are developing nanodiscs that can wipe out tumours

Last Chance to Get These Free Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games

It’s the last day of December, and all of 2016, so that means today is your last day to grab the remaining Games With Gold titles before they return to … Continue reading Last Chance to Get These Free Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games

Spectacular Crowdfunding Fails And Their Impact On Entrepreneurship

Before I proceed, let me make it absolutely clear that I have nothing against crowdfunding. I believe the basic principle behind crowdfunding is sound, and, in a perfect world, it … Continue reading Spectacular Crowdfunding Fails And Their Impact On Entrepreneurship

A rare comet is zooming past Earth right now, and you should be able to see it with binoculars

Forget the New Year’s Eve fireworks, NASA has announced that a comet currently zooming through the inner Solar System will be so bright over the next week that we should … Continue reading A rare comet is zooming past Earth right now, and you should be able to see it with binoculars

Mysterious Star KIC 8462852 is Near a Continuous Phase Transition, Astronomers Say 

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope was designed to search for extrasolar planets by measuring dips in a star’s brightness as orbiting planets move across the stellar disc. Kepler stares at more … Continue reading Mysterious Star KIC 8462852 is Near a Continuous Phase Transition, Astronomers Say 

Novel diet therapy helps children with crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis reach remission Date

Can diet alone be used to cure Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis (UC)? It’s a question Dr. David Suskind, a gastroenterologist at Seattle Children’s, has been researching for years. Today, … Continue reading Novel diet therapy helps children with crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis reach remission Date

English dominating the globe may skew scientific research 

People speak over 6,500 languages worldwide. Some are known to only a very few while others are spoken by billions. One is dominating. Increasingly, the world’s common language is English; … Continue reading English dominating the globe may skew scientific research 

Space Colonies Will Start Out Like the Wild West, Grow Family-Friendly

An artist’s illustration of astronaut pioneers on Mars. Building a self-sustaining colony in space comes with huge hurdles for humanity. Credit: NASA/Pat Rawlings As humans explore other worlds, the colonies … Continue reading Space Colonies Will Start Out Like the Wild West, Grow Family-Friendly

Emerging Markets Lead the Way to Cheapest-Ever Solar Energy

Energy experts have long predicted we’d eventually shift from fossil fuels to clean energy. They were right, but there have been a few surprises along the way. The shift is … Continue reading Emerging Markets Lead the Way to Cheapest-Ever Solar Energy