Surgery

Punchlines: President Trump, the science guy

The late-night comics take a look at President Trump's approach to science. After you watch our favorite jokes, vote for yours at opinion.usatoday.com.<p>Our top picks for the best of late night.<p>President Trump and his administration have been under scrutiny for their lack of support of science and, …

Comedy

Scientists Just Discovered How Shoelaces Come Untied, And It's Weirder Than You'd Think

Science has uncovered some Earth-shattering mysteries, but that means that sometimes the everyday ones get lost in the shuffle. Shoelaces, for …

Science

Indiana teacher fired before undergoing brain surgery

×<p>Indiana teacher fired before undergoing brain surgery<p>INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A pre-K teacher in Indiana was fired after telling her employer she needed …

Brain Tumors

That Painful Hernia Sophia Gets in ‘Girlboss’ Is a Very Real Thing

<i>Warning: Spoilers ahead for 'Girlboss'</i><p>Netflix's newest series <i>Girlboss</i> offers a loose—"real loose," according to the show's opening credits—account of …

Lifestyle

Lisa Riley 'didn't recognise' herself after excess skin removal surgery

<b>Lisa Riley</b> has opened up about the moment she first saw herself following her dramatic transformation. The <i>Loose Women</i> star, 40, recently undertook …

Skin Care

This Firefighter's Face Transplant Is The Most Extensive In History

Dr. Eduardo Rodriguez, chair of the Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery at New York University, discusses what it takes to perform the world’s most extensive face transplant surgery.

Health

It was a march to politicize science, not save it

Science joined the #resistance over the weekend, or so the organizers of the March for Science would have us believe.<p>Thousands of demonstrators …

Science

British woman broadcasts her cosmetic surgery LIVE on Snapchat and Instagram

A 29-year-old social media executive is planning to broadcast her cosmetic surgery live on Snapchat - allowing anyone with the app to watch the whole …

Social Media

The Best Signs From This Weekend's March For Science

Aside from gathering peer-reviewed empirical evidence, there's another thing scientists do well: signs and placards.<p>The March for Science kicked off …

March for Science

BBC News

A Carmarthenshire teenager has been waiting two and a half years for "urgent" kidney surgery.<p>Ethan Matthews, 14, from Burry Port, was told in December 2014 that he needed to have a non-functioning kidney removed.<p>He was referred to the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff and put on an "urgent …

Health

Are left-handers more likely to crash their cars?

New research suggests southpaws are more likely to have traffic incidents than right-handers. But perhaps our roads are simply rigged against the left<p><b>Name:</b> Left-handed people.<p><b>Also known as:</b> Lefties, southpaws.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Struggling with scissors, breaking tin-openers, tumbling down manholes.<p><b>Hold on</b> …

Transportation

‘There Are Risks’: Fox’s Janice Dean Returns to Air, Opens Up About Cosmetic Procedure Gone Wrong

Fox News senior meteorologist <b>Janice Dean</b> returned to Fox this morning and brought with her a cautionary tale.<p>Maybe you’ve noticed that Dean, the …

Entertainment

Take our survey for a chance to win a Trek Domane S4 and £500 of Cycle Surgery Vouchers!

Complete our <i>Cycling Plus</i> reader survey and you could win a Trek Domane S4 bike, worth £1,500, as well as £500 worth of Cycle Surgery vouchers to kit …

Cycling

After the March: Science Advocates Prepare for a Marathon

The March for Science brought tens of thousands of science supporters into the streets of Washington, D.C. and to around 500 satellite marches around …

March for Science

This Woman Went From Eating Two Dinners a Night to Losing Half Her Body Weight

Up next: Shedding a few more pounds and undergoing skin removal surgery.<p>Jessica Weber has struggled with her weight for almost as long as she can …

Weight Loss

Signs from the March for Science

(Image source: reddit)<p>The March For Science took place on Saturday, with demonstrators converging on Washington DC and almost 500 other cities in the …

March for Science

International fake science festival comes to MIT

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Forget fake news, head over to Cambridge this weekend for some fake science.<p>The Festival of Bad Ad Hoc Hypotheses — also …

MIT

12 of the Best Signs to Come Out of the March for Science

As we (and celebs) do our part to celebrate our great planet today, getting informed (thanks, Netflix!) and shopping for a good cause, thousands more followed the lead of those that participated in the Women’s and Tax Day marches, joining their voices (and signs) together in unison to take a stand …

March for Science

Neil deGrasse Tyson doesn’t think we should put trash on the moon, but not for the reasons you think

In a video for <i>Mashable,</i> astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson explained why sending trash to space isn’t such a good idea. And it’s probably not for the …

Space

Photos from around the country show just how massive the March For Science really is

You don't need a scientific calculator to know that the March for Science was a massive success.<p>Stretching across the United States — as well as …

March for Science

Bill Nye explains climate change, acidification with simple science experiments

Known for his Emmy-winning children’s show “Bill Nye the Science Guy,” Bill Nye joins TODAY on Earth Day and demonstrates rising ocean levels and ocean acidification with simple, small-scale science experiments. Nye, who hosts a new Netflix show called “Bill Nye Saves the World,” says, “If you like …

Climate Change

These are the best protest signs from today's March for Science

The March for Science got underway in Washington, D.C., as well as across the nation and around the world Saturday. Thousands of protesters, in about …

March for Science

Scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson explains why rational science is essential for democracies

“Recognise what science is and allow it to be what it can and should be in the service of civilisation.”<p>In the United States, the rise of Donald …

Web 3.0

March For Science Signs Show Scientists Can Also Be Pretty Damn Funny

'I got 99 problems but smallpox ain't one.'<p>Scientists flooded streets across the country in a display of defiance as fears of a post-truth age looms large over academia.<p>Physicists, astronomers, biologists and celebrities were among the ranks of the March for Science as it paraded past London’s most …

March for Science

Thousands descended on DC to march for truth and science

A balmy Friday evening gave way to a miserable Saturday, with low, gray clouds that blotted out the sun and soaked Washington DC with rain. That wasn't enough to stop thousands of people -- from all over the country -- from gathering on the grounds in front of the Washington Monument to march for …

March for Science

Nearly naked Trump, science experiments and other things our reporters found at L.A.'s March for Science

More than 500 cities around the world, including 40 in California, hosted a March for Science on Saturday. In Los Angeles, thousands descended on downtown. High-profile speakers included seismologist Lucy Jones and billionaire climate change activist Tom Steyer.<p>But what does a March for Science …

The Arts

Cool. Here are 11 interesting things you may not know about the book of Revelation

Education

Neil deGrasse Tyson just issued a chilling warning about Donald Trump

One of America’s most influential and popular scientists has issued a stark warning over what he termed the Trump administration’s rejection of …

Climate Change

March for Science 2017: Demonstrators rallied from the North Pole to New Zealand

Today, science is everyone's favorite subject.<p>While cities throughout the U.S. are hosting their own science marches, this is not just an American …

March for Science

Here’s what you need to know about today’s March for Science

ICYMI, today, April 22nd, is not only Earth Day, but it’s also the day a BIG march is taking place. Well, MANY big marches. Here’s what you should …

Climate Change