Tuesday, December 11, 2018
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Frizzy-haired, smaller-headed orangutan may be new great ape

By STEPHEN WRIGHT and ANDI JATMIKO, Associated Press JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A remote population of frizzy-haired orangutans on the Indonesian island of Sumatra seems to...

9 Strange Acts of Nature Science still Can’t Explain

Nature is beautiful but it's also a cruel mistress that can be scary, completely unpredictable and in some cases defy explanation. Although we get...

Microbots Swimming Among Our Cells Could Prevent and Cure Diseases

Think brain-computer interface is mind-blowing? Dive deep into the world of microbot technology.  To enable versatile mobility inside a living organism of moving tissues and...

New Surgical Superglue MeTro Seals Wounds in Seconds

A superglue that can HEAL serious injuries? Hopefully, you never have to use this, but you do, this new invention might just save your...

Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850K

By MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A first-of-its kind genetic treatment for blindness will cost $850,000 per patient, making it one of...

New York hospital delivers 4 sets of twins in single day

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A Long Island hospital has welcomed a rare four sets of twins in a six-hour period. The series of births at...

What is Deja Vu?

Did you ever get that odd and unsettling feeling or sense that you’ve been in an exact situation before? Or you’ve already experienced something...

FDA Approves First-of-a-Kind Test for Cancer Gene Profiling

By MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer U.S. regulators have approved a first-of-a-kind test that looks for mutations in hundreds of cancer genes at once using...

Mystery of the Durian Genome Finally Unlocked!

At long last, the mysterious Durian, King of Fruits, has been solved! Researchers from Singapore, Hong Kong, and Malaysia joined forces to crack open the...

The STRANGE Connection Between VOLCANO Eruptions, FREEZING Cold Weather & SUNSPOTS

As we enter the new year, most of North America is gripped in record setting cold. Mount Washington Observatory in New Hampshire recorded a...