Don Lemon: President's $100 million pledge to HIV research good, not good enough. 92 writers (including our book critic Garth Greenwell) name their favorite LGBT books of the year. "Outpacing all others, the book of the year is New Yorker...
Recent work from researchers may lead to a potential treatment of brain diseases. The researchers found that a novel and unique compound, named NT219, selectively inhibits the process of aging in order to protect the brain from neurodegenerative diseases, without affecting lifespan. Show More Summary
By Blackstone Equity Research: The future growth prospects of the retail sector lies in the combination of comparable store sales, new stores, international expansion and e-commerce. In such a scenario investors should be looking for companies that possess this combination. Show More Summary
For decades, everyone has believed that the blue "Packard" sign on a hotel at Seventh and Flower was the oldest commercial neon sign in the US, put up in 1923 by radio station owner/Packard car dealer Earle C. Anthony,...
Skepticism over the commonly held belief that family dinners curb substance abuse among teens has led researchers to discover the opposite.
Americans want to give the recent U.S. deal with Iran a chance before passing new sanctions and are opposed to military action to stop Iran’s nuclear program, a poll conducted by Hart Research for liberal group Americans United for Chance. (Hart Research is the Democratic …
New research findings confirm that factors such as smoking and obesity increase the odds of early implant loss in women who undergo mastectomy and immediate breast reconstruction with implants.
Flower color in some parts of the world, including the Himalayas, has evolved to attract bees as pollinators, research has shown for the first time.
Irvine, Calif., Dec. 3, 2013 — Infectious disease researchers have identified a novel mechanism wherein HIV-1 may facilitate its own transmission by usurping the antibody response directed against itself. These results have important implications for HIV vaccine development and for understanding the earliest events in HIV transmission. read more
(MEMPHIS, Tenn.—December 3, 2013) St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have identified an enzyme that can halt or possibly even reverse the build-up of toxic protein fragments known as plaques in the brains of mice with Alzheimer's disease. The research appeared in a recent edition of the scientific journal Nature Communications. read more
Patrick Hardigan, Ph.D., executive director for Health Professions Division research at Nova Southeastern University (NSU), set out to develop a model used to help predict the effect of medication and dosage on injurious falling.
Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, announced that the Shannon Laboratory of the Huawei Central Research Institute has made unprecedented progress in its international industrial...Show More Summary
Two new studies point to important legal implications when moral outrage is generated through the interactive effect of anger and disgust. Research points to the need for judges to carefully consider the admissibility of evidence likely...Show More Summary
Women find their sexual objectification in advertisements distasteful — unless it’s to advertise something really expensive, a new study in Psychological Science found. In two small experiments, University of Minnesota researchers showed women ads for watches, Pacific Standard reports, half of which were dominated by images of “majestic, snowcapped mountains” and the... More »
Will jointly organize Brooklyn 5G Summit in 2014 Nokia Solutions and Networks has made a multi-year commitment to actively participate in 5G research activities together with the NYU WIRELESS research center. NSN joins NYU WIRELESS as...Show More Summary
AUSTIN, Texas — In a finding of relevance to the search for life in our solar system, researchers at The University of Texas at Austin's Institute for Geophysics, the Georgia Institute of Technology, and the Max Planck Institute forShow More Summary
Dissatisfied by the lack of construction training at school, Miller seized upon the DIY design/build dream as both an educational and cash-saving opportunity. It wasn't until she began researching, however, that she discovered the expansive online tiny dweller
A recent survey by Pew Research Foundation reveals that over half of Americans believe that the U.S. is less powerful and prestigious in the world than it was 10 years ago. Is this the beginning of a U.S. decline? Read more...
A biologist has developed a system of techniques for tracking ships and monitoring underwater noise levels in a protected marine mammal habitat. The research focused on the bottlenose dolphin population in Scotland's Moray Firth.
The black director of Lee Daniels' The Butler told the crowd at the fourth annual IFP Gotham Independent Film Awards Monday he "became very angry at white people" while researching his film. Before Lee Daniels issued his statement of...Show More Summary