Next year, Russian citizens will be able to take part in the simulation of a flight to Mars as part of a major NASA experiment. The project was developed by the University of Hawaii. The volunteers will have to spend several months living under conditions close to real
The increase in the proportion of these gases in the air envelope of our planet, according to scientists, leads to the so-called greenhouse effect. Why some researchers are adamant in saying that recently the quantity of "man-made" CO2 emissions has increased? What if it is not "technological" but "natural" emissions?
There is a great deal of illnesses, which can be cured easily. However, there is a list of well-known illnesses to which scientists still have not found a clue. They are still incurable. The world learned about acquired immune deficiency syndrome 25 years ago. A quarter of a century has passed but there is still no cure for AIDS
Mankind will start fighting for natural resources that remain under the ice so far. Kern also believes that the rivalry between Russia, the US and China for geopolitical redistribution of the world in the fight for hidden resources may trigger WWIII. However, as it usually happens, different scientists share different opinions
NASA has announced an urgent press conference to be held on February 22 at 21:00 Moscow time. Leading astronomers and scientists, in particular, four scientists from the US and a specialist from Belgium, are said to take part in the event, although their names are kept secret
Researchers from the University of Exeter have discovered a new side effect of antibiotics. The scientists found that antibiotic drugs accelerate the growth of bacteria. The experts experimented with E. coli and doxycycline antibiotic drug from the tetracycline group, which inhibit protein biosynthesis in bacterial cells
The first compact flying car will be unveiled to the world in the summer of 2017, representatives of the Californian startup Jetpack Aviation (JPA) said. The new vehicle will be equipped with six engines and will fit in a conventional single garage. The compact single-seat vehicle will be designed to fly at the height of two meters above the ground
Scientists have created a new neurochip that can literally read the minds of those who were paralyzed as a result of car accidents or serious illnesses. Symptoms of the "locked-in syndrome" are reminiscent of what happens to the body and brain of people in a coma or in a vegetative state
Iranian researchers and scientists have shown the first herbal remedy to treat Alzheimer's called Melitropic. The drug was released during a ceremony at the Iranian Institute of Medicinal Plants at the Academic Center and Education, Culture and Research (ACECR) on Saturday morning.
Influenza A H1N1, or Spanish flu, killed between fifty and one hundred million people between 1918 and 1920. The avian flu virus currently has two strains endemic in the PR China and both are considered by the experts to have the potential to present serious problems to the human population. In the event of a pandemic, what will the authorities do?
A team of researchers from the Mathematics Department of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Coimbra (FCTUC), in collaboration with the Cardiology Service of the Hospital and University Center of Coimbra (CHUC, Polo dos Covões), developed a mathematical model that simulates the release of the drug from the latest generation...
The emergence of a super-powerful solar flare and a geomagnetic storm that it may entail will cost the US economy $40 billion every day after the disaster. A solar flare is a phenomenon that strikes imagination. Generally, a solar flare lasts only for a few minutes, but it embraces all layers of the atmosphere of the star
Predictions for the so-called "end of the world" appear on a regular basis, almost every year, and the new year 2017 is no exception at this point. According to recent reports, the world will cease to exist in October of 2017, when planet Nibiru rams into Earth