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1st suspected case of human-to-dog monkeypox transmission reported in France

Mar, 16/08/2022 - 11:42
Two men in France may have passed the monkeypox virus to their pet dog.

Scientists blast atoms with Fibonacci laser to make an 'extra' dimension of time

Mar, 16/08/2022 - 11:10
The new phase was made by firing lasers at 10 ytterbium ions inside a quantum computer.

Back to school deals: Student laptops, software, printers, science kits & more

Mar, 16/08/2022 - 10:44
Looking for the best back to school deals for laptops, software, printers, headphones, and more? Here are our favorites for school and college students.

GERD (acid reflux): Causes, symptoms & treatment

Mar, 16/08/2022 - 10:39
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), is a chronic condition that occurs when stomach contents wash up into the throat. We break down everything you need to know

What's the largest bone in the human body? (What about the smallest?)

Mar, 16/08/2022 - 06:00
What is the smallest bone in the human body? What is the largest bone in the human body? Live Science has the answers.

The Aztec Empire: History, maps, religion and fall

Mar, 16/08/2022 - 05:00
From about 700 to 500 ago, most of modern-day Mexico was ruled by one of the world's great empires: The Aztecs. Ruthless, creative and sophisticated, the Aztecs carved out an empire that lasted over 200 years until the arrival of the Spanish in the early sixteenth century.

Mars: The Red Planet

Mar, 16/08/2022 - 04:00
Mars is a rusty, red world and one of the most explored planets in the solar system.

Europa's icy shell may be made from pure underwater snow

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 16:56
The icy shell of Jupiter's moon Europa may be formed by extremely pure underwater snow.

For the first time, scientists have named a heat wave

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 15:16
For the first time, authorities have given a heat wave a name. Scientists hope that naming extreme heat events will help the public protect itself.

Ancient asteroids are covered with popcorning pebbles, new study finds

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 12:43
Some asteroids are surrounded by swarms of pebbles. A new study reveals why.

Exploding meteor startles Utah

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 09:57
A loud explosion heard Saturday (Aug. 13) in Utah may have been an exploding Perseid meteor.

Plant-based diet: What to eat, health benefits and tips

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 08:00
Everything you need to know about following a plant-based diet, including risks and deficiencies

Do probiotics help IBS?

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 07:00
Looking for advice on irritable bowel syndrome and wondering, 'do probiotics help IBS?' – we break down the science

Why is there so much biodiversity in the tropics?

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 06:00
Ecologists say there are three explanations for the abundance of species in the tropics.

The 7 most terrifying things in space

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 05:00
Here are seven of the most terrifying things in space, including solar flares, black holes and supernovas.

The 5 craziest ways emperors gained the throne in ancient Rome

Lun, 15/08/2022 - 04:00
Being the emperor of Rome was a risky business. But merely gaining the imperial throne could be difficult, too.

Heat intolerance: What are the symptoms, causes and treatment?

Dom, 14/08/2022 - 10:00
Does heat affect you more than most? Here’s everything you need to know about heat intolerance

Does drinking coffee help you live longer?

Dom, 14/08/2022 - 04:00
Habitual coffee consumption may lower your risk of heart disease and death in a given time period, but the jury is still out on whether it promotes longevity.

Which vegetables are good for diabetics?

Sáb, 13/08/2022 - 08:00
We take a look at the best and worst vegetables for diabetics, to give you a head start on your diabetes diet

What's the largest ocean that ever existed on Earth?

Sáb, 13/08/2022 - 05:00
Panthalassa, a single world ocean surrounding the supercontinent Pangaea, would have stretched at least 1,800 miles (3,000 kilometers) wider than the Pacific.