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These “zombie bacteria” escape starvation and antibiotics using never seen before technique

Bacteria facing hostile environments can slow their metabolism to the limits of what would be considered alive. This previously…

South Carolina Woman mauled to death by own dogs

A South Carolina woman was mauled to death by her dogs, according to reports from local media…

Risks of Cancer

Young people today suffer from more obesity-related cancers than their older counterparts

Obesity-related cancers, typically seen in older adults, are becoming more prevalent among young people in the United…

Businesses bought a record level of clean energy in 2018

European companies bought a record amount of wind and other renewable energy last year, as energy-intensive companies such as…

Illinois girl dies in snow fort incident

A 12-year-old Illinois girl has died from asphyxiation under a snow fort following a snowfall on Sunday in Arlington…

Is the Earth flat? There is a cruise to prove it…

The most influential flat-earth organization is currently preparing a cruise to prove that the Earth is flat. Proponents of…

Health authorities looking into a possible link between opioids and a strange birth defect

US Health authorities are looking into a possible link between prescription opioids and a terrible birth defect. Babies born with…

Short nights of sleep increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases

A new study has added short nights to the list of risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Insufficient or poor…

China Moon Landing

China’s moon plant did not survive the Moon’s freezing cold

China’s moon plant experiment is dead… literally. The Chinese National Space Administration announced a few days ago…

The same virus could be behind schizophrenia and mononucleosis

US researchers have linked schizophrenia with the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), which is responsible for infectious mononucleosis. Dr. Robert Yolken, professor…

Archeologists have discovered a mysterious seal that is mentioned several times in the Bible

A group of archaeologists, made up of experts from two universities in Israel, recently discovered a very symbolic piece…

Pollution increases the risk of miscarriages

A study evaluated the impact of air pollution on the unborn child. In case of pollution, pregnant women should…

New ebola-like virus discovered in China

This is a rather disturbing news coming from China: researchers have identified a new filovirus called Měnglà, from the…

Overweight Stomach Implant

Researchers have created a stomach implant to fight against obesity

To fight against overweight, American researchers have imagined an implant positioned in the stomach. It stimulates the…

Why fibers are good for you

Eating a lot of dietary fibers increases life expectancy

Eating 25 to 29 grams of dietary fiber per day reduces all-cause mortality by 15 to 30%. That’s a…

The solar system is full of water

Water is usually associated with life. But with life, for the time being, only found on Earth, we sometimes…