Science news 24/7
Medical News Today: Depression: 35 extra minutes of exercise daily slashes risk  MNT · 1 hour
New research finds that both high and low intensity physical activity can help offset a genetic predisposition to developing depression. more
Cardiac catheterization patients practicing intermittent fasting live longer  NEWS MEDICAL · 55 minutes
While Intermittent fasting may sound like another dieting craze, the practice of routinely not eating and drinking for short periods of time has shown again to lead to potentially better health outcomes. more
Early diagnosis of peripartum cardiomyopathy associated with improved outcomes  NEWS MEDICAL · 55 minutes
Women who are diagnosed with peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) during late pregnancy or within a month following delivery are more likely to experience restored cardiac function and improved outcomes compared to... more
Rare DNA variants linked to sudden cardiac death  NEWS MEDICAL · 55 minutes
Sudden cardiac death affects 220,000 U.S. adults annually, most of whom have no prior symptoms of a heart issue. more
Experimental drug found to be effective at reducing bad cholesterol  NEWS MEDICAL · 55 minutes
Twice-yearly injections of an experimental cholesterol-lowering drug, inclisiran, were effective at reducing low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, often called bad cholesterol, in patients already taking the maximum dose of... more
Medical News Today: Exercise after the age of 60 may prevent heart disease, stroke  MNT · 1 hour
A new study from South Korea finds that increased activity can reduce the risks of heart attack and stroke among... more
Clinical trial: Oral drug improves exercise capacity in teens with congenital heart defects  NEWS MEDICAL · 21 minutes
The largest-ever clinical trial of a medication for pediatric cardiology patients found that an oral drug significantly improved exercise capacity in adolescent... more
Johns Hopkins experts to present important topics at Architecture of High Value Health Care Conference  NEWS MEDICAL · 21 minutes
Experts from 80 medical centers in the U.S., Canada and Norway will convene Nov. 15–17 in Baltimore, Maryland,... more
Here's What Sugar Does to Your Brain  LIVE SCIENCE · 5 hours
Sugar triggers dopamine "hits" in the brain, making us crave more of it. Sugar also disrupts memory formation. more
Can a Person Survive Eating Only Beef?  LIVE SCIENCE · 6 hours
High cholesterol, cancer and a shorter life span would all be very real risks. more
French earthquake fault mapped  ESA · 7 hours
This week, southeast France was hit by a magnitude 5 earthquake with tremors felt between Lyon and Montélimar. The Copernicus Sentinel-1 radar mission has been used to map... more
Sudanese hope Ethiopian dam ends Blue Nile floods  PHYS.ORG · 9 hours
The Blue Nile is a renegade river, according to Sudanese farmer Osman Idris, its unpredictable flooding swallows crops and houses as it crashes through Sudan from Ethiopia on its way to Egypt. more
Devastated Venice braced for third major flood  PHYS.ORG · 9 hours
Venice was braced Sunday for an unprecedented third major flooding in less than a week, with sea water due to swamp the already devastated historic city where authorities have declared a state of emergency. more
White House urgently ramps up push for drug cost legislation  ABC NEWS · 7 hours
Battling impeachment, White House presses for drug cost legislation with new urgency more
Great Barrier Reef annual mass coral spawning begins  PHYS.ORG · 9 hours
A mass coral spawning has begun on Australia's Great Barrier Reef, with early indications the annual event could be among the biggest in recent years, local marine biologists said Sunday. more
Should You Try the All-Beef Diet? Absolutely Not, Doctors Say  LIVE SCIENCE · 7 hours
High cholesterol, cancer and a shorter life span would all be very real risks. more
With Mars Methane Mystery Unsolved, Curiosity Serves Scientists a New One: Oxygen  ASTRO WATCH · 11 hours
For the first time in the history of space exploration, scientists have measured the seasonal changes in the gases that fill the air directly... more
What are the health benefits of saffron?  MNT · 1 day
Saffron is a spice with a distinct taste and aroma. Due to its antioxidant content, it may provide a variety of health benefits. Learn about them here. more
Study links Asian carp with Mississippi River fish drop  PHYS.ORG · 22 hours
Sport fish have declined significantly in portions of the Upper Mississippi River infested with Asian carp, adding evidence to fears about the invader's threat to native species, according to a... more
16 strategies and treatments to fight depression  MNT · 22 hours
Depression is a common mental health condition that can range in severity from mild to debilitating. Learn about 16 ways to fight depression in this article. more
Medical News Today: How do doctors test for Crohn's disease?  MNT · 1 day
Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease. There is no single test for diagnosing it. A doctor might order a few different tests to confirm a... more
Medical News Today: The link between insomnia and cardiovascular disease  MNT · 1 day
Insomnia symptoms make a person more likely to develop stroke, heart attack, and similar diseases, finds an extensive Chinese study. more
Medical News Today: Are sulfates in shampoo dangerous?  MNT · 1 day
In products such as shampoos, sulfates provide the foamy texture when a person mixes the product with water. Some people have concerns about the inclusion of sulfates in shampoos. Learn more about... more
Medical News Today: What are the health benefits of saffron?  MNT · 1 day
Saffron is a spice with a distinct taste and aroma. Due to its antioxidant content, it may provide a variety of health benefits. Learn about them here. more
Medical News Today: Can you poop and still be constipated?  MNT · 1 day
Constipation refers to changes in the frequency and consistency of bowel movements. Here, learn more about passing stool while constipated, as well as treatments and risks, and when... more
Medical News Today: How to treat hip osteoarthritis  MNT · 1 day
Hip osteoarthritis can be a painful and debilitating condition. This article explains the various treatment options for hip osteoarthritis. more
Medical News Today: How can your period affect bowel movements?  MNT · 1 day
Monthly menstruation can have a big effect on bowel movements, causing constipation or diarrhea. Some people call this "period poop." We explain the link between periods and bowel... more
Big study casts doubt on need for many heart procedures  ABC NEWS · 1 day
A large study finds that people with stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a stent or bypass procedure, but it... more
Medical News Today: Homeopathic treatments for anxiety: What to know  MNT · 1 day
Homeopathy is a practice that uses diluted nonmedical substances to treat different illnesses. Learn more about whether it can help treat anxiety symptoms in this article. more
Medical News Today: 16 strategies and treatments to fight depression  MNT · 1 day
Depression is a common mental health condition that can range in severity from mild to debilitating. Learn about 16 ways to fight depression in this article. more
Medical News Today: Neither vitamin D nor omega-3 supplements can prevent inflammation  MNT · 1 day
When it comes to lowering inflammation, a new study has found that neither omega-3 nor vitamin D supplements are as beneficial as researchers once... more
Objective Reality Doesn't Exist, Quantum Experiment Shows  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
A quantum experiment raises deeply philosophical questions about the fundamental nature of reality. more
A better understanding of soft artificial muscles  nanowerk · 1 day
Artificial muscles will power the soft robots and wearable devices of the future. But more needs to be understood about the underlying mechanics of these powerful structures in order to design and build new... more
What Does It Take to Be a Moon?  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
When is a moon not a moon — and does it matter? more
Delhi suffocates under toxic smog but millions go without masks  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
A thick grey smog choked New Delhi for the fifth day Saturday, adding to a mounting pollution health crisis, but retired naval commander Anil Charan is one of... more
Survey finds gain in endangered red squirrel population  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Wildlife officials say an endangered squirrel subspecies in southeastern Arizona is fighting its way back after much of its mountain habitat was burned by a 2017 wildfire. more
Inundated Venice braced for more flooding, strong winds  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Venice was on red alert for more floods and fierce winds on Saturday after an exceptionally high tide swamped the city of canals, where authorities have declared a state of emergency. more
SCIENCE VIDEO
The Moon: Our Planet's Constant Companion
LIVE SCIENCE
The psychology of riots: Why it's never just mindless violence
PHYS.ORG
How nematodes outsmart the defenses of pests
PHYS.ORG
How nematodes outsmart the defenses of pests
PHYS.ORG
How nematodes outsmart the defenses of pests
PHYS.ORG
New twist on CRISPR technology
PHYS.ORG
Opioid solutions found beyond the headlines
PHYS.ORG
Earth from Space: Lake Tai
ESA
Navy Officers Say 'Unknown Individuals' Made Them Erase Evidence of 2004 UFO Encounter
LIVE SCIENCE
NASA finds Neptune moons locked in 'dance of avoidance'
SCIENCE DAILY
Paxi on the ISS: EVA suits
ESA
Observing changes in the chirality of molecules in real time
PHYS.ORG
Quantum physics: Our study suggests objective reality doesn't exist
PHYS.ORG
Carbon nanotubes open new horizons for neuroscience: controlling neural cell outgrowth
PHYS.ORG
Carbon nanotubes open new horizons for neuroscience: controlling neural cell outgrowth
PHYS.ORG
How your scar or birthmark can affect your job interview
PHYS.ORG
Two cosmic peacocks show violent history of the magellanic clouds
PHYS.ORG
How do you make the world's most powerful neutrino beam?
PHYS.ORG
What's the best way to sail from world to world? Electric sails or solar sails?
PHYS.ORG
FRESH SCIENCE