See Venus and Saturn beneath the crescent moon tonight (Jan. 24)

Venus and Saturn are still putting on a spectacle in the night sky. On Tuesday evening (Jan. 24), the pair will remain quite close together in the night sky following…

Hypersomnia: symptoms, causes and treatments

Sleep is essential for a person’s health, and people who feel tired on occasion often boost their energy levels by taking a nap or ensuring a restful shut-eye the next…

New genetic disorder that causes susceptibility to opportunistic infections — ScienceDaily

An international consortium co-led by Vanderbilt University Medical Center immunogeneticist Rubén Martínez-Barricarte, PhD, has discovered a new genetic disorder that causes immunodeficiency and profound susceptibility to opportunistic infections including a…

New Dinosaur Egg Species Helps Crack Mystery of Cretaceous Ecosystem in Japan

dinosaur egg illustration. Credit: University of Tsukuba Fossilized eggshells from Gifu Prefecture, Japan, dating back to the Early[{” attribute=””>Cretaceous period, reveal previously unknown egg species from a small theropod dinosaur.…

Critical impacts of interfacial water on CH activation in photocatalytic methane conversion

Fig. 1. (a) Methane conversion rates and (b) hydrogen formation rates on the Pt/Ga2O3 photocatalysts under ultraviolet irradiation at a methane partial pressure of 70 kPa and water partial pressures…

Euronews Debates | Profit vs public good: How can innovation benefit everyone?

The technology sector is facing sharper scrutiny after a former Facebook employee turned whistleblower accusing the company of knowingly choosing profits over public safety, providing thousands of internal documents to…

Vagus nerve receptors may be key to controlling inflammation

Researchers have identified receptors in the vagus nerves of mice that help control inflammation, which could improve treatments for conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis where the pathway may malfunction. Health…

Save over $70 on this Celestron 70AZ LT telescope kit

If you’re looking for an out-of-this-world telescope deal then you’re in luck as you can get this Celestron AstroMaster70AZ LT refractor telescope kit with a discount of over $70 at…

Squid and human brains develop the same way despite diverging 500 million years ago

Scientists who watched nerve cells connect inside the eyes of a growing squid have uncovered a remarkable secret — the cephalopods’ brains independently evolved to develop in the same way…

A star’s unexpected survival — ScienceDaily

Hundreds of millions of light-years away in a distant galaxy, a star orbiting a supermassive black hole is being violently ripped apart under the black hole’s immense gravitational pull. As…