A recent discovery of a 380-million-year-old heart left researchers in awe, but it is quite the deal when it comes to evolutionary history. The 380-million-year-old heart, the oldest ever found, coupled with a separate fossilized liver, stomach, and intestine (can ...

PEDP is a protein pigment epithelium-derived factor, which safeguards retinal support cells, and the loss of it may hasten age-related alterations in the retina, highlights a recent National Eye Institute (NEI) research. That being said, age-related macular degeneration-like symptoms can ...

According to new data, the pan-Arctic (Greenland, parts of Canada, Russia, Scandinavia, and Alaska) has seen a decline in lake size during the last two decades and is completely drying. The results provide data on the causes of the mass ...

The jellyfish Turritopsis dohrnii can live forever (at least in principle), according to research conducted by a team at the Universidad de Oviedo in Spain. In a recent study, the researchers discussed sequencing the genomes of two closely related species ...

A new study published in Neurology has revealed that older people suffering from thyroid problems, such as hypothyroidism, have a higher risk than others of developing dementia. Furthermore, this risk increases for people who undergo thyroid hormone replacement therapy. But ...

A new study published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition shows that the consumption of drinks with a high content of sugar increases the chances of getting colon cancer and of dying from it. According to Eat This, Not ...

Many people have studied stress as either a response, cause, or trigger for other severe human conditions. Work-related stress is every day and is seen as a common risk. However, some jobs are more stressful than others. Healthcare, for example, ...

Planets do not take much longer to form after stars have formed. For example, the Sun formed 4.6 billion years ago, and the Earth about 4.5 billion years ago. However, scientists now say it is not necessarily the only possibility. ...

In its early stages, a temperature check of the universe, just 880 million years after the Big Bang, was made possible by studying the shadow produced by a cloud of cold water gas 13.8 billion light-years distant from Earth. It’s ...

Recent research finds that flowers found wholly preserved in globs of amber grew at the foot of dinosaurs, implying that certain blooming plants in South Africa today have stayed unmodified for 99 million years. The two blooms flowered initially in ...