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It’s more than passing strange that in an age of so much scientific and medical progress so many people remain in the dark about the science of their own private parts. That this can be a cause of embarrassment is one of the least of the harmful consequences of such ignorance. As Dr. Jen Gunter
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A new calculator developed by a team from The Cleveland Clinic can help calculate the risk of … [+] different cardiovascular outcomes when you opt for bariatric surgery versus non-surgical care under different circumstances. Photographer: Ron Antonelli/Bloomberg © 2014 Bloomberg Finance LP It’s not clear when you can say, “there’s an app for that,” because
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Parrots throw perfectly good food onto the floor because that’s what parrots do, according to a new study A wild blue-headed macaw (Primolius couloni) prepares to waste a fruit in the Amazonian region in … [+] Perú. (Credit: José Tella) José Tella If you live with parrots, like me, then you spend a significant amount
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Meteorological Phenomena Identification near the Ground, or mPING, was developed in 2012 by NOAA’s … [+] National Severe Storms Laboratory as a way to collect public weather reports; think of it as Waze for weather. RadarScope Crowdsourcing mobile apps are becoming more and more commonplace as platforms for users to share information and resources. Typically,
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The front pages of Iranian newspapers bearing portraits of Maryam Mirzakhani, the day after she … [+] passed away ( ATTA KENARE/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Today Breakthrough Prize Foundation Announces Maryam Mirzakhani New Frontiers Prize for Women Mathematicians, to be awarded to outstanding early career outstanding women scientists in the field of mathematics.
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