(CNN) — Being overweight is linked to many health problems, and shedding some pounds is often presented as the best way to avoid them, no matter your age. But it's not quite that simple, according to study
(CNN) — Doctors and patients should beware if they're hoping to use steroid injections to relieve the pain associated with osteoarthritis. The shots may be doing more harm than good. In a new study published
At least, that’s what happened to flies when they spent 12 hours a day under blue lights. We already know that staring at the blue light beaming from a smartphone or computer screen can make it harder
When I was small, my mum used to create a miniature snow scene every December on our piano. She would scrunch up balls of newspaper and run sheets of cotton wool over the top. She’d then carefully place
(CNN) — The real world seems scary enough these days. But if you're one of those folks who needs an extra exhilarating jolt of fear around Halloween, there are plenty of haunted house attractions across
When the Viking landers touched down on the Martian surface at the height of the Watergate scandal, they kicked up two clouds of rusty soil and a debate that would continue for more than four decades.
Earth is changing faster than anyone can comprehend. Every day, more forests burn, more glaciers melt and more evidence of the world's ancient cultures slips away. Change of some kind is, of course, inevitable
The huge expanse of warm water is about six to seven times the size of Alaska. A vast region of unusually warm water has formed in the northeastern Pacific Ocean, and scientists are worried that it could
Temperatures across the continent were warmer than the 20th century average by 3.1 degrees Fahrenheit. Is it hot in here? Turns out, for much of the globe, September 2019 was indeed as hot as it felt.
23andMe’s 4-million-person database reveals how many people are living with undetected chromosomal anomalies. Before Natalie Nakles was born, before the egg from which she was conceived was even fully
Long before there were CRISPR babies, there was CRISPR dairy. You’ve probably heard the hype: CRISPR will revolutionize biotech, cure disease, resurrect extinct species, and even create new and (not so)
A decade after the original aired, MTV's "The Hills" is coming back, hopefully accompanied by the drama and intrigue that first catapulted it to popularity. Cosmopolitan sat down with the women of the reboot (Whitney, Heidi, Audrina, and Mischa), and we are giving you a full preview. Let the black mascara tears flow!