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Ailing whale fails to return

Ailing whale fails to return

An ailing female killer whale that has been the focus international rescue efforts failed to return to the Salish Sea from open waters off the West Coast of Vancouver Island, U.S. officials reported today. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said the three-year-old southern resident killer whale known as J50 or Scarlet was not with […]

Cancer-causing virus is spread through sex, but kids need the vaccine at age 11

Cancer-causing virus is spread through sex, but kids need the vaccine at age 11

NBC12 – WWBT – Richmond, VA News On Your Side SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA (WECT) – A virus spread from person-to-person through intimate contact can cause cancer decades later, and the best way to protect yourself and your kids is getting a vaccine at ages 11-12, but as early as age 9 and as late as 26 years old. […]

Scientists have considered the possibility of sending asteroids to Earth

Scientists have considered the possibility of sending asteroids to Earth

Asteroids can be a source of energy. The network is now much discussion of the recent report of the Scottish scientists from the University of Glasgow. Thus, in the presented non-standard idea of replenishment of natural resources by directing to the Earth the asteroid, which contains a lot of minerals, according to the Chronicle.info with […]

Meningitis vaccine urged on campus

Meningitis vaccine urged on campus

WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. – A Detroit-area mom whose daughter died of bacterial meningitis is asking universities to require that students get the meningitis B vaccine. Alicia Stillman’s 19-year-old daughter, Emily Stillman, died of the disease in 2013, when the vaccine had not yet been approved for use in the U.S., the Detroit News reported. The […]

Mars seen an broken-down amphora

Mars seen an broken-down amphora

Jan Hartman | September 1, 2018 | Science | UFO researcher from Taiwan, Scott Waring studied the photos, printed by the American Company NASA and used to be faced with a sensation. Explorer of outer home used to be seen on Mars broken-down amphora, identical to that created in Customary Greece. Within the previous Romans […]

Hampton, New Hampshire Legionnaires' outbreak update

Hampton, New Hampshire Legionnaires' outbreak update

Two additional cases of Legionnaire’s disease have been confirmed in the outbreak in Hampton, NH. There are now a total of 14 confirmed cases of Legionnaire’s disease associated with Ashworth Avenue between Island Path and M Street in Hampton. The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services’ (DHHS) and the Centers for Disease […]

Study: CBD From Marijuana May 'Reset' The Brain To Counteract Symptoms Of Psychosis

Study: CBD From Marijuana May 'Reset' The Brain To Counteract Symptoms Of Psychosis

Petri dish containing medical cannabis. (Getty Royalty Free) Cannabidiol (CBD), the non-intoxicating compound in marijuana, continues drawing attention as a potential treatment for disorders and illnesses ranging from epilepsy to cancer. Now a new brain imaging study suggests that a single dose of CBD can reduce symptoms of psychosis by “resetting” activity in three brain areas. […]

Kapton tape used to seal leak on International Space Station

Kapton tape used to seal leak on International Space Station

Get the Mach newsletter. SUBSCRIBE Using tape and a bit of epoxy-laced gauze, astronauts aboard the International Space Station have sealed a hole that had been causing a slow air leak from the station. NASA said that the station’s cabin pressure, which had declined since the leak was discovered Wednesday night, was holding steady after […]

Rabid bat shuts down Kentucky school as officials search for more

Rabid bat shuts down Kentucky school as officials search for more

CLOSE Here are some fast facts about rabies. Video by Jordan Fenster/lohud Wochit Hearn Elementary School in Frankfort, Kentucky, was closed Thursday “as a safety precaution” after a bat that tested positive for rabies was found on the school’s playground earlier this week.(Photo: 945ontwerp, Getty Images) Cat’s got your tongue, the dog ate your homework […]

How a New Era of Astronomy Is Unearthing Clues About the Cosmos

How a New Era of Astronomy Is Unearthing Clues About the Cosmos

Astronomers have had a blockbuster year. In addition to tracking down a cosmic source of neutrinos, they have detected the merger of two city-sized neutron stars, each more massive than the sun. The discoveries were heralded as evidence that a “new era of multimessenger astronomy” had arrived. But what is multimessenger astronomy? In our daily […]