Eric Thomas

Woman coma 27 years

Woman in a coma for 27 years finally wakes up

A woman who has been in a coma for 27 years has finally awakened. Her son who…

Libya Civil War

Fighting in Tripoli leaves 121 dead and hundreds more injured

Fighting in Tripoli has caused the deaths of at least 121 people were killed in ten days,…

Nipsey Hussle

Nipsey Hussle funeral procession shooting leaves 1 dead and 3 injured

A shooting resulted in one death and three injuries shortly after the funeral procession on the streets…

Prehistoric stone circle thought to be thousands of years old revealed to be just 30

After its discovery a few weeks ago in Scotland, a fascinating circle of stone “dated” by experts…

Being Bored

Being bored is good for the mind and mental health

Being bored is not as bad as we think. Indeed, according to a recently published study doredom…

gastroenteritis oasis of the seas

Nearly 500 people get sick on Royal Caribbean cruise

A wild outbreak of gastroenteritis broke out on a cruise liner. Nearly 500 people were contaminated, forcing…

Smoking shisha is more harmful than smoking cigarettes

With its fruity flavors, shisha is often considered a substitute for cigarettes. However, this type of smoking is equally…

Transcranial magnetic stimulation: a safe, non-invasive way to relieve migraine

British researchers have developed a portable transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) device to treat migraines at home. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)…

Researchers have discovered a link between obesity and smell

New Zealand researchers believe that obese people have a reduced ability to detect and recognize odors compared to people…

Petrified horse remains discovered in the ancient city of Pompeii

Archaeologists have discovered petrified horses bones, perfectly preserved, north of the ancient city of Pompeii, destroyed by the eruption…

Weighing 552 carats, the largest diamond in North America has been discovered in Canada

Mining company Dominion Diamond Mines and its partner Rio Tinto Group unearthed a 552 carat diamond at the Diavik…

Saturn's Rings

Saturn’s rings are disappearing fast

Saturn is one of the most recognizable planets of the Solar System thanks to its emblematic rings, but these…

Goldfish can make their own alcohol

In the absence of oxygen, many vertebrates, including humans, die in minutes. But this is not the…

milky-way

The color purple could be a sign of extraterrestrial life

Astronomers use the color reflected by the surface of an exoplanet to assess their chances of sheltering life. The…

Violence during childhood would greatly impact the victim’s DNA

Violence during childhood would have an even greater impact on the victims than was previously thought. Violent episodes during childhood…

Meditations

Mindfulness meditation improves concentration and working memory

Practicing mindfulness meditation ten minutes a day would develop concentration and working memory. Indeed, according to a recent study,…