Eric Thomas

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…

Scientists have found an 85,000-year-old fossil that may change history

An international group of archaeologists announced the discovery of a fossilized human finger bone about 85,000 years old in…

Plants also absorb Mercury

More and more experimental studies in the field and on computer models indicate that mercury could also be absorbed…

Genetic Cause Sudden Infant Death

Sudden infant death linked to a rare genetic mutation

A rare gene mutation that causes respiratory muscle dysfunction is said to be over-represented in infants who fall victims…

Coffin Birth

Coffin birth: this woman gave birth after death

An ancient medieval grave found near Bologna, Italy, contained a pregnant woman injured in the head with a fetus…

Alien Skeleton Ata

Ata, the alien-looking skeleton is really just human

Researchers have been able to understand the unusual morphology of Ata, anĀ  unusual “alien-looking” skeleton found in the Atacama…

Africa is splitting in two… literally

A geological phenomenon is dividing the African continent in two, at the level of the Great Rift Valley which…

Sudan Northern White Rhino

The last male northern white rhinoceros in the world has died

The last remaining northern white rhinoceros in the world, called Sudan, was euthanized yesterday after the significant worsening of…

NASA Experiments

NASA to send 20 new experiments to space

US space agengy NASA will send 20 new experiments on its next refueling mission of the International Space Station…