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.
This past year saw giant leaps in how we cure cancer, with breakthroughs in treating Alzheimers and preventing Ebola. These technological developments – both big and small – promise better lives in the years to come. Here are ten of the most positive health and science breakthroughs of 2015. 1. New The post Top 10 Health,
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.
This 18-year-old high school senior used popcorn, backyard props, and some slapstick humor to explain, in easy to understand terms, one of the most complex and world-changing scientific theories ever—Albert Einstein’s Theory of Special Relativity. Ryan Chester chuckled when he got the news his video had won the first ever The post Teen Wins $400K
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
In a country suffering from a severe water shortage, a new innovation could turn salty seawater into a ready supply for drinking and irrigation. The new filter invented by Egyptian scientists promises to make saltwater drinkable using just half the energy relied upon by current methods. It was created using a The post Breakthrough in Arid
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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.
A new breakthrough in stem cell therapy has showed great improvement among patients suffering from end-stage heart failure. In a study published by the University of Utah, patients treated with stem cells harvested from their own bone marrow – also known as ixmyelocel-T cell therapy – had experienced 37 percent fewer The post New Stem Cell
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.
If we trust anyone to tell us why we need to look for intelligent life in the universe, it’s Stephen Hawking. The post Stephen Hawking and Billionaire to Hunt Aliens 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