Very little attracts legal threats faster than someone calling a quack a quack. If it energizes tap water like a duck and promotes off-label use of dangerous drugs like a duck, it's probably a duck. The legal history of "alternative" medical practices is littered with cease-and-desist orders and failed lawsuits. Show More Summary
The new method offers a way to recycle one of the leading greenhouse gases responsible for climate change.
Chris and Jack poke fun at a sci-fi/horror trope, as a dangerous alien creature hides within one member of their exploration crew, and the leader decides it’s a good idea to do try old blood test method from The Thing… but not everyone agrees with his methodology.
Researchers have proposed an innovative new solution to dealing with dangerous icy roads in winter, putting forward an improved, safer method in a paper published today in Applied Spectroscopy Reviews. Experts have detected a problematic substance known as 'hydrohalite', which forms on icy roads that have already been treated. Show More Summary
(Taylor & Francis Group) Researchers have proposed an innovative new solution to dealing with dangerous icy roads in winter, putting forward an improved, safer method in a paper published today in Applied Spectroscopy Reviews.
I love it when community members of a game really dive into the lore and fluff, and that's exactly what happened with this story here. Elite: Dangerous player Benjamin "Heisenberg6626" Bahr has been working tirelessly for the last year...Show More Summary
Brady says drinking purified water chock-full of trace minerals and electrolytes prevents him from sunburns. That's bullshit—and dangerous.
A laser-based method that could be used to detect chemicals such as explosives and dangerous gases quickly and accurately has now been developed by researchers.
University of Michigan researchers have developed a laser-based method that could be used to detect chemicals such as explosives and dangerous gases quickly and accurately.
Compared to smallpox or typhoid, malaria is proving one of the most challenging human diseases to eradicate - and so remains a real and constant danger to nearly half the world's population. Twenty years ago, two million people died each year on average from malaria, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Show More Summary
The Backyard Scientist can’t be bothered to cook the meals he got from Blue Apron using normal kitchen appliances. Instead, he turns to more dangerous methods, like a powerful arc flashlight, a high-voltage transformer, a blowtorch, and delicious manganese heptoxide.
When the WannaCry ransomware attack hit back in May, it was really good at causing chaos but not so great at generating ransom money. Some analysts said that the attackers were amateurish in their methods. If the people behind the malware...Show More Summary
A standard method for evaluating shelter dogs’ behavior — the results often meant the difference between adoption and euthanasia — is under scrutiny.
Cruz Velazquez Acevedo began convulsing shortly after he drank the liquid methamphetamine he'd brought with him from Tijuana, Mexico. The 16-year-old had just crossed the U.S.-Mexico border to San Diego … Click to Continue »
It would be hard to devise a more expensive, dangerous, or cruel method of execution than death by gas chamber, which was designed and invented by Army Medical Corps officer Major Delos Turner and stands as the only execution device that requires the condemned to participate in his or her own execution, by inhaling lethal gas. Show More Summary
The head of the upper house Committee for International Relations has called for reporters to disclose the real motives and methods of Western nations in order to debunk the ‘Russian danger myth’ circulated in the media. Read Full Article at RT.com
Some of the methods proposed for “reducing” were downright bizarre—and even dangerous.
Because what could possibly go wrong dumping dangerous chemicals into the drinking water? A year after state environmental regulators called the SolarBees experiment a failure, state lawmakers are trying another unproven method to control...Show More Summary
As abortion laws in the U.S. have become more restrictive, some women have turned to dangerous methods of terminating their pregnancies at home. But there are safe ways for women to obtain abortions outside of formal health care settings, and a new study underscores the effectiveness of one of these methods: telemedicine. In the new…
Ridding water of tiny concentrations of pollutants isn't easy. Typically, a lot of energy or chemicals are required to remove these dangerous contaminants - but that could change. Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...Show More Summary