Eric Thomas

hurricanes

Hurricanes are moving more and more slowly

The rate at which hurricane are moving has slowed down globally over the last seven decades, especially in coastal…

Erectile Dysfunction

Physical activity may reduce the risk of erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction can alter a couple’s life and become a real handicap. Medication treatments are often thought of as…

fire

Neanderthal man mastered the art of fire

European archaeologists have been able for the first time to establish a first direct proof of the ability of…

Humans North America Immigration

Humans might have reached America earlier than expected

Until the 1980s, archaeologists believed — based on prehistoric finds — that the first humans in the Western Hemisphere…

fatty liver disease

European researchers have discovered how to fight fatty liver disease

Also known as “fatty liver disease” or “soda disease”, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a silent, symptom-free disease…

16-year-old Canadian girl dies of Toxic Shock Syndrome

A 16-year-old Canadian high school student died suddenly last year, suffering from a syndrome of menstrual toxic shock that…

Milky Way black holes

Mysterious objects discovered near the supermassive black hole at the center of the milky way

The Milky Way has obviously not yet revealed all its secrets. Proof is, observing the area occupied by the…

Diamond dust causing mysterious microwave emissions

For more than two decades, researchers have been puzzling over what is known as low-level microwave emissions (AME) in…

The moon indeed affects our sleep, research finds

The idea that the Moon influences the dreaming process of human beings has been held for a long time….

20 percent of Lake Victoria’s species could go extinct

Around 20 percent of the species in and around Africa’s largest lake are threatened with extinction, warns the World…

Drug-eating bacteria could be the key to solving the problem of antimicrobial resistance

Antibiotic resistance is a global threat to health. But some bacteria are not content to resist them: they actually…

NASA is having a hard time explaining these mysterious holes

US Space Agency NASA has discovered three mysterious holes in the Beaufort Sea, a gigantic stretch of ice north…

Researchers have found a way to regrow tooth enamel

Scientific research has enabled researchers to regrow the enamel of teeth damaged by decay. To do this, they used…

Bill Gates warns against a resurgence of malaria

American billionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates warned on Wednesday against a resurgence of malaria, for lack of a political…

Climate change is slowing down the Atlantic currents

An international group of scientists has found that the recent weakening of the Atlantic current system can influence the…

Important deposits of rare earth minerals discovered in Japan

Rare earth mineral deposits discovered in 2013 could contain more than 16 million tonnes of these precious minerals, used…