Wednesday, August 21, 2019

US approves monthly injection for opioid addiction

By MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials on Thursday approved the first injectable form of the leading medication to treat patients...

Five Crossbreeds with Messed Up Evolution

It’s fascinating to think that crossbreds are essentially the legos of the natural world; only instead of plastic bricks and toy blocks, different animals...

Earth’s Greatest Influencer, the Sun, Triggers Wars and Human Behavior

By Buryl Payne PhD, Epoch Times TV, cell phone towers, power lines, and house appliances—while they make our lives more convenient, they also contribute to...

New Species Discovered: 6 Tiny Tree-Climbing Anteaters

The never-ending tale of the hunt for the tricky tree-climbing mini anteaters of Brazil. For years, researchers thought there was just one anteater species, that...

‘EXTINCT’ Pig Spotted on Camera

While a lot of people wouldn't think of pigs as being 'good looking', there is an uncontested winner for the title of 'world's ugliest...

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...

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...

2 Kiwi Birds Removed from Endangered Species List Thanks to New Zealand Predator Police

By ELAINE KURTENBACH, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — Two types of New Zealand kiwi birds are a rare bright spot in a mostly grim assessment...

New Blue Tarantula Discovered in South American Forest

Scientists discovered a rare spider in Guyana, South America. If you thought the radioactive spider that bit Peter Parker was amazing, you haven't seen this...

New Company is 3D Printing Rhino Horns to Defeat Poachers

Seattle biotech startup beating rhino poachers by 3D printing horns. Pembient corporation developed a "bio-fabricated" rhino horn made out of keratin, the same substance of our...