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Ancient Plants Tell Story of Madagascar’s Human’s Ancestry

May 31, 2016 11:30 am | Comments

Researchers believe they’ve found archaeological evidence of settlers from Southeast Asia.


Deep Waters Keep Antarctic Ocean Cool Amid Global Warming

May 31, 2016 10:10 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Researchers said they’ve found an oceanic pattern responsible for keeping temperatures in the Southern Ocean relatively stable.


Market Pulse: Rate Increase Coming Within 3 Months

May 31, 2016 9:27 am | by Tim Studt, Contributing Editor | Comments

The possibility of an interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve continues to gain credence from talks given by Fed Chief Janet Yellen citing continued growth in the U.S. economy. 


Ancient Marsupial Enjoyed Diet of Escargot

May 27, 2016 12:08 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

A recent study detailed the discovery of this extinct group of mammals who had exquisite taste.


Evidence of Mars’ Ancient Ice Age Found

May 27, 2016 9:44 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Scientists discovered evidence of ice ages on Mars, confirming hitherto theoretical models regarding the movement of ice on the planet from the polar regions.


A Prehistoric Hunting Scene High in the French Alps

May 26, 2016 3:00 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

While the paintings may look like brown smudges on rock, researchers believe that they feature a representation of two animals facing one another.


Sea Urchins Age Phenomenally Well

May 26, 2016 2:56 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Scientists reported their findings on aging in three sea urchin species, including red sea urchins.


Another Day, Another SpaceX Launch & Landing Attempt

May 26, 2016 9:47 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Spaxe X is taking to the skies again. Over the last few months, the aerospace company has made headlines with its rocket launches and landing endeavors.


Google Patents Technology for Safer, Self-Driving Cars

May 25, 2016 3:03 pm | by Ryan Bushey, Digital Editor | Comments

Google’s self-driving cars could receive a unique safety feature soon.


Six-Pack Rings Feed Sea Creatures Instead of Killing

May 25, 2016 3:03 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Beach season may be upon us, but that doesn't mean we have to find those pesky plastic beer-can rings in the seawater any longer that might kill the creatures inhabiting it.


Distinguishing Between Accidents & Animal Abuse

May 25, 2016 2:15 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Understanding certain aspects of the animal's injuries will help clinicians differentiate between causes of trauma.


Methane-Producing Microbes on Land?

May 25, 2016 9:55 am | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

Did you know there's a process in the ocean where byproducts such as methane, hydrogen, and heat, are produced?


New Inhibitor Most Active Against Breast Cancer, NSCLC

May 25, 2016 9:33 am | by Stephanie Guzowski, Editor, Drug Discovery & Development | Comments

New results from a Phase 1 clinical trial that tested Eli Lilly’s investigational inhibitor abemaciclib confirms the treatment showed clinical activity against several cancer types.


Researchers Produce Drone Best Practices for Monitoring Wildlife

May 24, 2016 2:50 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

When it comes to wildlife, unmanned aerial vehicles can elicit a variety of responses, from chimpanzees knocking drones out of the sky to bears fleeing them with increased heart rates.


5K-Year-Old Beer Recipe Found in China

May 24, 2016 12:37 pm | by Greg Watry, Digital Reporter | Comments

At a dig site in China’s Central Plain, archaeologists unearthed specialized tools for ale brewing.


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