Scientists discover why brown fat is good for people's health

Aug 21, 2019 Wellness
Comparison between two bodies when brown fat is activated by cold temperature
Rutgers and other scientists have discovered how brown fat, also known as brown adipose tissue, may help protect against obesity and diabetes

Revealed: How our brain remembers the order of events

Aug 14, 2019 Wellness
Man holding a photograph
Researchers have worked out how the order of events in memory could be stored and later recalled in the hippocampal memory system

Guacamole lovers, rejoice! The avocado genome has been sequenced

Aug 06, 2019 Science
Guacamole plate with crackers
A new study illuminates the avocado's family history and lays the foundation for the species' improvement

Mystery of Green Icebergs may soon be solved

Aug 06, 2019 Science
Green Iceberg
Glaciologists report in a new study that they suspect iron oxides in rock dust from Antarctica’s mainland are giving some icebergs an unusual color

Nose for a problem: Barcelona tests first global odor map

Aug 05, 2019 Science
Vista de la ciudad de Barcelona, España.
Although the app is still in its pilot phase, people in at least 10 countries have already registered odors on it

The black hole photo: what you did'nt know about Katie Bauman

Apr 13, 2019 Science
With only 29 years old, Katy Bouman is a postdoctoral candidate at the Event Horizon Telescope and future teacher at Caltech

The science of epigenetics and DNA home testing. How can it improve one's life?

Mar 28, 2019 Science
Here we tell you everything you need to know about epigenetics and DNA home testing

What do women have to face in the world of science?

Feb 12, 2019 Science
Women who dedicate their lives to science have more difficulties in obtaining financing than men

For the first time in history, the far side of the Moon was reached

Jan 04, 2019 Science
The China Chang'e 4 probe is the first in history to land on the far side of the Moon

Everything you need to know about the Super Blood Moon

Jan 03, 2019 Science
Between January 20 and 21 we can see this wonderful eclipse. We tell you all the details

Find out the 2019 eclipse calendar

Jan 03, 2019 Science
This year there will be unmissable eclipses. Here we tell you the dates, if they are lunar or solar, and where they can be seen

Tokyo 2020: your cell phone could be part of the prize

Dec 27, 2018 Science
The idea aims to create medals from Japanese electronic waste

What are the functions of the new Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation in Colombia?

Dec 20, 2018 Science
This initiative seeks to transform 'Colciencias' into an entity that can capture more resources for research

What medications can I not take during my pregnancy?

Dec 04, 2018 Wellness
Taking some medications during the pregnancy can lead to complications in the proper development of the fetus
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