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Offshore Wind Farms Are Safe Haven For Seals

Offshore wind farms seem to have a benefit other than producing green energy – they provide artificial reefs for seals and other marine life. According to a study published in Current Biology, offshore wind farms serve as artificial reefs, ...

Stem Cell Treatment Accidentally Grows Nose On Woman’s Spine

After an experimental stem cell treatment, an 18-year-old was left with a nose growing on her spine. After an 18-year-old woman suffered a spinal cord injury that left her unable to walk, doctors performed an experimental stem cell treatment in ...

Newly Discovered Dinosaur Had Four Wings and Ability to Fly

Dinosaurs have been at the crossroads of science and pop culture for decades now, especially with the book Jurassic ParkĀ and the film of the same name. One of the biggest theories of the dinosaur pop culture/scientific phenomenon is that ...

Emerald Wasp Creates Zombie Roaches Using Neurotoxin

The Emerald Wasp has the unique ability to turn the common household cockroach into its zombie slave by using a powerful neurotoxin. With two stings, the Emerald Wasp causes the cockroach to lose its ability to initiate its own movement, even ...

Promising Brain Cancer Vaccine Developed

A team at the National Center for Tumor Diseases have developed a promising new brain cancer vaccine that stops tumors in their tracks. Specifically targeting a protein commonly found in various brain cancers, the vaccine has been observed ...

BOOM: Sandia Dropping Science to Disarm Terrorists

A new fertilizer that fizzles in a homemade bomb instead of exploding could save lives around the world. Evildoers have long known that common ammonium nitrate fertilizer can be easily transformed into a cheap and brutally effective explosive to ...

Black Hole Throwdown: My Magnetic Field is Stronger Than Yours

Analysis of radio waves shows long-neglected magnetic fields have an unexpected presence. Will this undermine the drama behind decades of misinformed sci-fi stories? Black holes have long played an important role in worrying humans to the edge ...