Decaf coffee contains a chemical that causes cancer - study

Decaf coffee contains a chemical that causes cancer - study

For those avoiding caffeine, decaf coffee might seem like a harmless choice but the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) – an......

First cancer vaccines based on mRNA technology to be tested in U.K.

First cancer vaccines based on mRNA technology to be tested in U.K.

The United Kingdom's National Health Service (NHS) has been enrolling thousands of patients for its groundbreaking cancer vaccine......

[video] Japanese scientists develop robot with living biological muscles

[video] Japanese scientists develop robot with living biological muscles

Researchers at the University of Tokyo have developed a two-legged biohybrid robot, which merges an artificial skeleton with......

New study claims pig blood compound sets rats’ biological clock to move backwards

New study claims pig blood compound sets rats’ biological clock to move backwards

A team of researchers from the United States, India, Croatia, and Argentina has discovered that a blood compound from young pigs,......

Innovation: Treating nerve pain with optical fibers

Innovation: Treating nerve pain with optical fibers

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have unveiled flexible, fatigue-resistant and implantable optical......

[video] Researchers warn that a dialect of ancient Greek is dying out

[video] Researchers warn that a dialect of ancient Greek is dying out

Romeyka, a linguistic relic tracing back to ancient times, is spoken by barely a few thousands of residents in the Trabzon region......

How to extract gold from electronics waste

How to extract gold from electronics waste

Researchers at the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich), Switzerland, have pioneered an innovative method to......

Ancient Mesopotamians created the world’s first animal hybrids 4,500 years ago

Ancient Mesopotamians created the world’s first animal hybrids 4,500 years ago

A donkey-ass hybrid in Bronze Age Mesopotamia stands as the earliest recorded instance of human-bred hybrid animals, a new study......

How magnetism was discovered and when the first magnets were made

How magnetism was discovered and when the first magnets were made

The phenomenon known as magnetism was very likely observed by our ancestors long before civilizations appeared. In ancient......

A pre-Sapiens hominin species used meaningful symbols over 200,000 ago

A pre-Sapiens hominin species used meaningful symbols over 200,000 ago

Fresh scientific evidence has emerged that intentional burials and the use of symbols by other hominins hundreds of thousands of......

Study finds delicious food to be linked to Alzheimer’s disease

Study finds delicious food to be linked to Alzheimer’s disease

A recent study, published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and conducted by researchers at Bond University has established a......

Scientists in Iceland will drill down for a magma chamber to extract its power

Scientists in Iceland will drill down for a magma chamber to extract its power

Iceland is known for its gorgeous volcanic geysers and lava bleeding mountains, which attract a big deal of tourists looking for......