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25 Breast Cancer Myths Busted

Know the difference between breast cancer facts and fiction? Here's the real deal on risks, symptoms, and more.

The 5 Breast Cancer Stages, Explained

Breast cancer stages tell patients and their doctors important information that can help determine the best course of treatment for the disease.

Water Me

Bella Hadid Goes Braless In Sexy White Tank: Trend Goals

Bella Hadid turned the NYC streets into her very own runway on July 17! The model opted to go braless in an all-white ensemble and showed off her …

Scientists Have Discovered a Brand New Type of Neuron

Meet the "neighbourhood cell".<p>A new type of neuron has been discovered in rats' brains by University of Amsterdam (UvA) researchers that plays a key …

World-First Trials Have Been Launched to Treat Parkinson's And Blindness With Embryonic Stem Cells

This is happening.<p>In a world first, surgeons in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou are planning to inject stem cells derived from human embryos into the …

Rice was first farmed in China 9400 years ago

Scientists have argued for years about when rice, which now feeds more than half of the world's population, was first domesticated. A new study …

Designer virus carries cancer genes, tells immune system to attack tumor

Artificial viruses have been created by scientists to eliminate cancer cells. Developed by Swiss virologists from the University of Basel and the …

Immunotherapy

CRISPR gene-editing tool causes unintended genetic mutations

It's not hyperbolic to say that the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technique has been a revolutionary breakthrough, allowing scientists the ability to …

Scientists discover enzyme that supports brain tumor growth

Researchers from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston have discovered that an enzyme helps brain tumors to grow. This finding …

Cancer Cells

Greedy lung cancer cells slurp up sugar, study finds

Some kinds of lung cancer tumors really like sugar, and blocking that sweet tooth might offer a way to treat the disease, researchers reported Friday.<p>The team at the University of Texas at Dallas were looking for simpler ways to tell one kind of cancer cell from another. They discovered that …

Squished cancer cells break free from the crowd - Futurity

When cancer cells get crowded, they break away from tumors and head off to spread disease. Now, two known drugs used together appear to slow their …

Here's What Happens After You Die

From dust to dust.<p>"It might take a little bit of force to break this up," says mortician Holly Williams, lifting John's arm and gently bending it at …

Hope for infertile couples as scientists hail 'world first' in sperm selection

Scientists have brought new hope to fertility patients, after finding out how to identify the best sperm without destroying it in the process.<p>Fertility experts hailed the breakthrough as a “world first”.<p>Currently the most advanced methods used to explore male fertility- and establish why it is …

University of Sheffield

Growing an entire baby from skin cells could happen in a decade, scientists say

Nearly 40 years after the world was jolted by the birth of the first test-tube baby, a new revolution in reproductive technology is on the horizon — …

NASA Just Discovered a Manmade Space Bubble Around Earth

NASA just learned that Very Low Frequency Radio Waves from Earthbound technologies reach into space, creating a protective “bubble” that shields the …

Researchers discover antibody that can help kill cancer cells

<b>New York:</b> Researchers have found that an antibody — originally developed for studying the autoimmune condition multiple sclerosis — can promote the …

Nephew Of Colonel Sanders Revealed The Secret Ingredients Of KFC's Fried Chicken

<i>By: Evan Jankens</i> <br>@kingofthekc<p>Whether it’s original or extra crispy, KFC is phenomenal. There are things in this world we may never know like how many …

A Chinese folk contraceptive could give rise to unisex 'molecular condoms'

The "thunder god vine" steals sperm's thunder.<p>Imagine: You're a sperm cell just trying to complete your life's greatest seminal work—fertilizing an egg cell. You're swimming up a reproductive track, your lil tail steadily swishing back and forth as you finally approach your target. Now it's time to …

Nuclear weapons tests during Cold War created radiation that altered space weather, says Nasa

The US and former Soviet Union were mainly responsible for the consequences.<p>Several nuclear explosion tests during the Cold War are responsible for …

Lab-grown blood stem cells produced at last

Two research teams cook up recipe to make long-sought cells in mice and people.<p>After 20 years of trying, scientists have transformed mature cells …

Nihon Shoki

The <i>Nihon Shoki</i> ('Chronicle of Japan' and also known as the <i>Nihongi</i>) is an official history of Japan which was written by a committee of court scholars …

Japan

Rome's Collapse Turned Petty Kings, Strongmen, And Warlords Into The French

Decades before Romulus Augustulus was deposed in 476 AD and the Western Roman Empire officially went out of business, the provinces of northern Gaul …

Antigonus I

Antigonus I Monophthalmus ("the One-Eyed") (382 -301 BCE) was one of the successor kings to Alexander the Great, controlling Macedonia and …

Ancient History

Severed limbs and wooden feet: how the ancients invented prosthetics

We are living through an incredibly exciting period for prosthetics. A pioneering brain computer interface that will allow veterans to control …

Ancient History

Weak stromal Caveolin-1 expression in colorectal liver metastases predicts poor prognosis after hepatectomy for liver-only colorectal metastases

Altmetric: 1<p>Citations: 1<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Kyriakos Neofytou,<br>• Emmanouil Pikoulis,<br>• Athanasios Petrou,<br>• Georgios Agrogiannis,<br>• Christos Petrides,<br>• Ioannis …

Kill The Drill And She Can Quit The Pill: A Promising Step Toward A Male Contraceptive

Sperm cells have it tough. They live and die to achieve one end – fertilize an egg. How hard can it be when from head to tail they’re designed to accomplish this single goal? It turns out it’s a lot harder than it looks. Sperm cells have to swim a ridiculously long way, drill through a thick wall …

Biology

A Teenager Just Built The World's Lightest Satellite - And NASA's Launching It

What a legend.<p>An Indian teenager has won an international competition to build a functioning satellite, and not only has he produced what is …

Contraceptive pill without side-effects could be created using aloe vera extract, scientists say

Two herbs used as folk therapy contraceptives could offer hope to millions of women who struggle with the side effects of the Pill.<p>The chemicals, found in aloe vera and thunder god vine block a key step in fertilisation, a study has found.<p>Extracts from the plants could provide the basis of a new …