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Next-generation prosthetic restores touch

The prosthetics that most of us are familiar with are like tools connected to the body. They generally don't give much feedback to the user. In the …

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Graphene: A quantum of current - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

In 2010 the Nobel Prize in physics was awarded for the discovery of the exceptional material graphene, which consists of a single layer of carbon …

Graphene makes plastic a million times more water resistant

From the blister packs that cover your sensitive electronics to the lightweight films that wrap our foods, plastic packaging is everywhere. Plastic …

Nanotech

Nano-Toothpaste And Nano-Mouthwash? Rat Study Suggests Maybe

Support the news<p>Forget electric toothbrushes and mint-flavored mouthwash. The best thing for your teeth, according to University of Pennsylvania …

Nanotech

Silicon Nanoparticles Provide Biocompatible Solution to Cancer Detection and Treatment

When it comes to cancer treatment and nanoparticles, the preference has been to use gold nanoparticles. Silicon nanoparticles, on the other hand, …

Researchers link metal ions to neurodegenerative disease

A multi-institutional team of researchers led by Emory University has defined for the first time how metal ions bind to amyloid fibrils in the brain …

Recycling of Alzheimer's proteins could be key to new treatments

The formation of abnormal strands of protein called amyloid fibrils -- associated with two dozen diseases ranging from Alzheimer's to type-2 diabetes …

Physicists discover how proteins in the brain build-up rapidly in Alzheimer's

Cambridge researchers have identified - and shown that it may be possible to control - the mechanism that leads to the rapid build-up of the …

World-First Experiment Finds Our Eyes Are Capable of Detecting Individual Photons

Incredible.<p>Our eyes might be more awesome than we ever imagined.<p>A new experiment has shown for the first time that the human eye is capable of …

Hot car deaths: How can parents forget a child in a car?

I have been studying the brain and memory since 1980, but I was baffled when a news reporter asked me in 2004 how parents can forget that their children are in the car with them. It seemed incomprehensible that parents could leave a child in a car and then go about their daily activities, as their …

The Most Powerful Protein Shake Ingredients You're Not Using

Studies show that high-protein smoothies are highly effective at rushing nutrients to your muscles—which is why I recommend you have one of your two …

You Won’t Believe These 25 Recipes are Gluten-Free, Grain-Free … and Vegan!

Gluten-free, grain-free, and vegan desserts? If you’re looking for some mind-blowingly delicious desserts, then you’ve come to the right place. …

Dessert

Tracing the expression of circular RNAs in human pre-implantation embryos

PolyA– RNAs have not been widely analyzed in human pre-implantation embryos due to the scarcity of materials. In particular, circular RNA (circRNA), …

How Genes Can Affect Our Educational Choices and Achievement

<i>Summary: A new study reports your genes may be responsible for the subjects you choose and educational achievements in higher education.</i><p>Source: …

Four New Risk Genes For Multiple Sclerosis Discovered

<i>Summary: Researchers have identified four new genes that appear to be altered in patients with Multiple Sclerosis.</i><p>Source: TUM.<p><b>Indications of an</b> …

We’re editing human genes to kill cancer

Killing cancer is the ultimate goal for many researchers, and they’re studying various ways of doing it. Some scientists are working on a vaccine …

Watermelon Snow, A DIY Phantom Limb, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

Cats Are Quite Concerned About Nutrition

A new study says that more than smell or flavor, cats care about the nutritional balance of their kitty cuisine.<p>If your cat's cravings have always …

The 19 best Greek islands

Science may explain why some people have deeply sensitive personalities

At the age of six, Jack Craven started telling his mother he wanted to die. “God made a mistake when he made me,” he would say. “Why can’t I just die?” His mother, Lori Craven, says she didn’t even know that kids his age could think such things: “Can you imagine your child saying that?”<p>Jack, now …

7 Splendid Reasons to Have Indoor Plants In Your Home and Office

We used to think that plants belong in the garden, out in the sun, away from our homes and offices where we live and work. This isn’t the case …

12 Tips for Developing Greater Psychological Health

In the 11th edition (2015) of Kaplan and Sadock’s text, <i>Synopsis of Psychiatry</i>, six qualities are considered “mature defenses,” or qualities of a …

A Mysterious Flesh-Eating Bacteria Is Sweeping Texas

A fair warning to those of you with sensitive constitutions, this story contains one of the most skin crawly phrases known to man: “flesh-eating bacteria.” It seems that Galveston, Texas has a bit of a “people contracting the most horrible ailment imaginable” problem, as 10 people have picked up a …

How I learned to live with my anxieties

Print<p>'I don't think I can do it," I said to my husband.<p>"Do what?" he replied, baffled.<p>"I don't know, I just--" I paused, struggling and failing to …

These solar powered, floating homes could be the future of housing

A staggering 4.2 million Americans could be displaced by rising sea levels in the next 100 years, according to a Nature Climate Change study.<p>But a floating home could help you continue living safely along a coastline.<p>California-based Terry & Terry Architecture has designed floating concepts that it …

Pear-shaped nuclei discovery challenges time travel hopes

<b>Scottish-based scientists have discovered that the nuclei of some atoms are not symmetrical.</b><p>The finding challenges some of the fundamental concepts of physics.<p>It could explain why there is more matter than antimatter - but it may also end hopes of time travel.<p>The Universe has a fundamental problem. …

Discovering the Tsaatan People

<i>The first of these strong portraits was selected as a single image finalist in the LensCulture Portrait Awards 2016</i><i>. Here, we present a fuller selection from the body of work. You can discover more inspiring portraits from all the 39 winners, finalists and Jurors' picks.</i><p>This is a series of …