ABC NEWS 'Why aren't we being vaccinated?' Congolese taxi drivers in Ebola-infected city express fear 1 week
MATHEMATICS
PHYSICS
Particle Physics
ASTRONOMY
Solar Eclipse
Tabby's Star
Space Tech
Solar System
Space Exploration
CHEMISTRY
ENGINEERING
BIOLOGY
Microbiology
Genetics
Reproduction
PALEONTOLOGY
ENVIRONMENT
Weather
Hurricane
ANTHROPOLOGY
HEALTH
Cancer
Dentistry
Dietary
Diseases
Infectology
Pharmaceuticals
Surgery
EDUCATION
ARCHEOLOGY
GEOGRAPHY
SOCIAL SCIENCE
Psychology
Geopolitics
Law & Order
Psychiatry
Sexuality
UN: Ebola outbreak in Congo has been 'largely contained'
ABC NEWS Ebola outbreak in Congo has been 'largely contained,' World Health Organization says 4 days
How to slow down Ebola
SCIENCE DAILY The phylogenetic tree of the 2013-2016 Ebola epidemic doesn't just tell us how the Ebola virus was able to evolve: it also reveals which events and preventive measures accelerated or slowed down its spread. These findings open up... 2 weeks
Study shows how to slow down spread of Ebola virus
NEWS MEDICAL Between 2013 and 2016, West Africa suffered the most severe outbreak of Ebola ever recorded. In Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia, a total of 29,000 patients were diagnosed... 2 weeks
Reactivation of recall-induced neurons contributes to remote fear memory attenuation
Science Magazine Whether fear attenuation is mediated by inhibition of the original memory trace of fear with a new memory trace of safety or by updating of the original fear... 1 week
Meat sensitivity spread by ticks linked to heart disease
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have linked sensitivity to an allergen in red meat -- a sensitivity spread by tick bites -- with a buildup of fatty plaque in the arteries of the heart.... 1 week
Wolf reintroduction: Yellowstone's 'landscape of fear' not so scary after all
SCIENCE DAILY After wolves were reintroduced to Yellowstone National Park in the mid-1990s, some scientists thought the large predator reestablished a 'landscape of fear' that caused elk, the... 2 days
Mammals becoming more nocturnal for fear of humans
NEWS MEDICAL Mammals have always roamed free during day light looking and foraging for food until now when they have shifted their timings to after sunset for fear of encountering humans find researchers. The... 1 week
Further drivers of ocean deoxygenation identified
PHYS.ORG Measurements as well as model calculations equally show that the oxygen inventory of the oceans is decreasing. However, the models underestimate this decrease significantly making projections into the future problematic. In a study published today in... 2 weeks
Hypnosis may help reduce fear, anxiety in children undergoing treatment for cancer
NEWS MEDICAL Hypnosis could help to reduce the fear of medical procedures in children and young people with cancer. 5 days
Hypnosis may help reduce fear of cancer treatment in children
SCIENCE DAILY Hypnosis could help to reduce the fear of medical procedures in children and young people with cancer. 5 days
Scientists locate neurons involved in fear reduction in long-term trauma
NEWS MEDICAL As reported in the journal Science, the researchers found that a reduction in long-lasting trauma (remote fear) is connected to the activity of the same group of neurons... 1 week
Snapchat aims to spread reach to other apps
PHYS.ORG Snapchat messaging service on Thursday set out to spread its reach, and panache, to other smartphone apps with a software kit that promised to share little data about users. 1 week
New mechanism by which Alzheimer's disease spreads through the brain discovered
SCIENCE DAILY The waste-disposal system in a cell can spread harmful protein aggregates between neurons in the brain in Alzheimer's disease. The spread can be reduced in experiments... 2 weeks
WATCH: Can drinking too much alcohol raise the risk of cancer?
ABC NEWS A new study published in "Plos Medicine" shows the risk of cancer is lowest in light drinkers, while heavy drinkers are at the greatest risk. 5 days
Researchers link red meat sensitivity spread by ticks with heart disease
NEWS MEDICAL University of Virginia School of Medicine researchers have linked sensitivity to an allergen in red meat - a sensitivity spread by tick bites - with a... 7 days
Yellowstone's 'landscape of fear' not so scary after all
PHYS.ORG After wolves were reintroduced to Yellowstone National Park in the mid-1990s, some scientists thought the large predator reestablished a 'landscape of fear' that caused elk, the wolf's main prey, to... 2 days
Waste-disposal system of cell appears to play key role in spread of Alzheimer's disease
NEWS MEDICAL The waste-disposal system in a cell can spread harmful protein aggregates between neurons in the brain in Alzheimer's disease, according... 2 weeks
Virtual reality headsets significantly reduce children's fear of needles
SCIENCE DAILY Almost anyone can relate to being afraid of needles and injections. A pilot study is the first to use a 3D virtual reality headset to test this tool as a... 6 days
People with erectile dysfunction have high risk of cardiovascular disease, shows study
NEWS MEDICAL Erectile dysfunction indicates greater cardiovascular risk, regardless of other risk factors, such as cholesterol, smoking and high blood pressure, according new research published in... 2 weeks
Researchers discover pesticide-free way to limit mosquitoes and reduce spread of West Nile virus
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers at the University of Waterloo may have discovered a new, pesticide-free way to limit mosquito populations in some area... 5 days
The mechanisms of fear attenuation
Science Magazine 1 week
Increased risk of birth defects in babies after first-trimester exposure to lithium
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have found an elevated risk of major congenital malformations in fetuses after first-trimester exposure to lithium, in the largest study ever to examine... 6 days
Mechanism controlling multiple sclerosis risk identified
SCIENCE DAILY While the DNA sequence remains the same throughout a person's life, the expression of the encoded genes may change with time and contribute to disease development in genetically predisposed individuals. Researchers have now discovered a new... 5 days
Study finds elevated risk of congenital defects in lithium-exposed infants
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai found an elevated risk of major congenital malformations in fetuses after first-trimester exposure to lithium, in the largest... 5 days
New analysis links higher BMI to lower breast cancer risk for younger women
NEWS MEDICAL While obesity has been shown to increase breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women, a large-scale study co-led by a University of North... 3 days
New study finds higher heart disease risk in bisexual men
NEWS MEDICAL Bisexual men have a higher risk for heart disease compared with heterosexual men across several modifiable risk factors, finds a new study published online in the journal LGBT... 3 days
Medical News Today: Even slightly elevated blood pressure increases dementia risk
MNT Hypertension in middle age is known to increase the risk of dementia, but so far the specifics are unclear. A new study sheds fresh light on... 2 weeks
Feeding frenzy—public accuse the media of deliberately fuelling shark fear
PHYS.ORG Are you scared of sharks? If you never read or watched the news, would you still be? 2 days
Multiple barriers may stop high-risk individuals from accessing HIV drug
NEWS MEDICAL Multiple barriers may stop high-risk individuals from accessing an HIV drug that can reduce the subsequent risk of infection, according to a new University of Michigan study. 2 weeks
Medical News Today: Metabolic risk tied to both too much and too little sleep
MNT Lack of sleep can impact our health, but can too much sleep also be harmful? New research links both extremes... 2 weeks
NASA, NSF expedition to study ocean carbon embarks in August from Seattle
PHYS.ORG
New model predicts that we're probably the only advanced civilization in the observable universe
PHYS.ORG
NASA Astronaut Jeanette Epps Speaks About Her Puzzling Removal from Space Mission
SPACE.COM
Research team uncovers lost images from the 19th century
PHYS.ORG
What causes the sound of a dripping tap -- and how do you stop it?
SCIENCE DAILY
Doomsaying about new technology helps make it better
PHYS.ORG
Repellent research: Navy developing ship coatings to reduce fuel, energy costs
PHYS.ORG
When cozying up with would-be predators, cleaner shrimp follow a dependable script
PHYS.ORG
Driving down freight emissions
PHYS.ORG
Koko The Gorilla Dies; Redrew The Lines Of Animal-Human Communication
NPR