In the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease, patients are often unable to remember recent experiences. However, a new study from MIT suggests that those memories are still stored in the brain — they just can’t be easily accessed. The MIT neuroscientists report in Nature that mice in the early stages The post ‘Lost’ Memories in
An amputee has been able to feel textures for the first time using an artificial fingertip connected to nerves in his arm. The post Bionic Fingertip Lets Amputee Feel Texture (WATCH) appeared first on Good News Network.
Researchers have developed a new cancer treatment that targets the “Achilles heel” of cancer cells The post Scientists Find Cancer’s ‘Achilles Heel’ appeared first on Good News Network.
UK scientists developed a breakthrough graphene material that may allow indoor solar cells to capture energy from indirect sunlight, as well as ambient energy from household devices. The post New Material Evokes Indoor Solar Cells That Can Capture Indirect Light appeared first on Good News Network.
For the first time, scientists have identified the activity of a metabolic enzyme found in the batteries of human skin cells as being key to the declines of aging. A Newcastle University study, published online in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, has found that the activity of mitochondrial complex II The post Scientists Make Anti-Aging
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In a monumental finding that shakes up the world of physics, researchers have detected gravitational waves, which Albert Einstein theorized a century ago. The post Huge Breakthrough: Gravitational Waves Finally Detected, Proving Einstein Was Right appeared first on Good News Network.
In addition to sharing the same facial expressions as humans, horses seem to have the ability to read our emotions. The post Horses Really Know When You’re Happy Or Sad appeared first on Good News Network.
There is one less thing to sweat about… A smart sweatband gives medical technicians instant information that once required hours of lab work. A small sensor array, that can fit inside a sweatband or the back of a watch, measures changes in a person’s sweat and sends the information to The post Wearable Sweat Sensor
Schizophrenia has held many mysteries for the scientific world and how to cure it… up until this most recent breakthrough in genetic study. The post Geneticists Uncover Major Clue To Understanding Schizophrenia appeared first on Good News Network.
Like an electric blanket, this slab of concrete promises to keep airport runways warmer and bridges free from ice whenever winter storms strike. Researchers have altered the basic foundation of roadbuilding material so it can electrically melt ice and snow. At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln they mixed in steel shavings The post De-icing Concrete Can
A water bottle that refills itself out of thin air could mean clean drinking water for millions of people. Austrian designer and university student Kristof Retezár dreamed up Fontus as a way for cyclists to top off their water supply on long rides. QUENCH YOUR THIRST FOR GOOD NEWS WITH OUR The post Self-Filling Water Bottle