Turkeys can be pretty bizarre when they want to be. http://www.sciencealert.com/turkeys-performed-a-death-dance-around-a-cat-corpse-and-it-s-kind-of-disturbing?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1
A lot of the nutritional research has been a bit…iffy in the past. But if this is true, it could be a fairly simple fix for a few health conditions. That would be nice. https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-02-fasting-mimicking-diet-reverse-diabetes.html Originally posted 2017-03-22 20:21:10.
I’m so grateful to all the smart people out there in the universe. Who would have thought that targeting an acidic environment could lead to a potentially non-addictive pain killer? https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-03-opioid-pain-areas-negative-side.html Originally posted 2017-03-15 20:01:58.
This is fascinating. Kind of hard to believe how much of what we thought we knew about human history is not quite right. Keep the info coming! http://www.sciencealert.com/neanderthal-dna-determines-our-health-and-appearance-way-more-than-we-thought Originally posted 2017-03-08 08:00:00.
I’ve seen several false starts for a malaria vaccine, but here’s keeping our fingers crossed that this pans out. https://arstechnica.com/science/2017/02/new-malaria-vaccine-is-fully-effective-in-very-small-clinical-trial/ Originally posted 2017-03-03 08:00:48.
You have to love it when people doing cool things do it with a sense of style. http://www.sciencealert.com/boeing-just-unveiled-its-slick-new-starliner-spacesuit?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1 Originally posted 2017-03-01 08:00:09.
It’s only fair to mention that bacteria can be used for good as well as taking down civilizations. We just won’t mention the Black Plague. http://www.sciencealert.com/scientists-are-genetically-engineering-salmonella-to-destroy-brain-tumours?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1 Originally posted 2017-02-27 17:38:34.
This is an interesting possible reason for the collapse of a civilization. Guess we really aren’t the top of the food chain? http://www.sciencealert.com/new-evidence-links-the-collapse-of-the-aztec-society-to-a-deadly-salmonella-outbreak Originally posted 2017-02-25 17:36:00.
I finally found a way to tie a couple of odd-ball elements into a story line. I heard about a pack of chihuahuas roaming near Phoenix, which is funny all on its own. Around the same time I would see random bits of clothing on the side of the street on my way to work. […]
It would be great if this works out. Especially since so many different conditions seem to be tied to our own immune system going wonky on us. Anything to help people with peanut allergies has to be a good thing. http://www.sciencealert.com/there-s-a-patch-that-could-stop-severe-peanut-allergies?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1 Originally posted 2017-03-28 20:47:17.