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Hot startups like Hims and Roman are marketing Viagra to young men online, but their approach raises 2 big questions – Business Insider

Hot startups like Hims and Roman are marketing Viagra to young men online, but their approach raises 2 big questions – Business Insider

Many people associate erectile dysfunction with the silver-haired men in Viagra commercials. Yet Zachariah Reitano was just 17 years old when he experienced it for the first time. Confused and frustrated, he knew something was wrong. He was right. It’s well established among doctors that erectile dysfunction can be the first sign of a more […]

‘Beresheet’ to launch tonight, propelling Israel to the moon – The Jerusalem Post

‘Beresheet’ to launch tonight, propelling Israel to the moon – The Jerusalem Post

If successful, the landing on the moon will make Israel the fourth country in the world to land on the lunar surface, after the former Soviet Union, the United States and China. It will be the first such space capsule to land on the moon due to a private initiative, rather than a government-funded enterprise. […]

185 deer test positive for 'zombie' disease in Tennessee – WVLT.TV

185 deer test positive for 'zombie' disease in Tennessee – WVLT.TV

(WVLT) — Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a disease that has impacted: white-tailed deer, mule deer, elk and moose. It is progressive and fatal, according to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. “We had 185 out of 3000 deer that we tested, 185 positives,” said Matthew Cameron with TWRA. “We will pick back up on our […]

New dates show massive volcanic eruptions overlapped with dinosaurs' death – Ars Technica

New dates show massive volcanic eruptions overlapped with dinosaurs' death – Ars Technica

Enlarge / Did these enormous layered volcanic deposits arise through many big eruptions or a few massive ones? Courtney Sprain Modeling what happened after a massive asteroid struck the Yucatan has painted a hellscape capable of causing a mass extinction: choking dust, immense tsunamis, and enough debris leaving and reentering the atmosphere to set off […]

Heart attacks are on the rise among young women, study shows – KSL.com

Heart attacks are on the rise among young women, study shows – KSL.com

ATLANTA (CNN) — The risk of having a heart attack appears to be rising among young women, according to a new study, and researchers are trying to figure out why. When analyzed across five-year intervals, the overall proportion of heart attack-related hospital admissions in the United States attributable to young patients, ages 35 to 54, […]

A Brilliant Daytime Meteor Exploded Over Cuba This Month. Here's Where It Came From – Space.com

A Brilliant Daytime Meteor Exploded Over Cuba This Month. Here's Where It Came From – Space.com

Astronomers just got the goods on the meteor that flared up over Cuba earlier this month. The daytime sky show dazzled thousands of people across western Cuba on Feb. 1. Many of those folks captured footage of the meteor or the trail of debris it left behind when it burned up, permitting the reconstruction of […]

Limited Spots Remain For At-Home Test For Breast & Ovarian Cancer Risk – WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Limited Spots Remain For At-Home Test For Breast & Ovarian Cancer Risk – WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Minnesota woman is plotting out a plan to reduce her risk of cancer after learning she tested positive for the BRCA gene. Heather Mastel got the information through an at-home DNA kit she learned about from a WCCO story. “It is scary because you don’t know what to do,” she said. […]

Magnetic poles: Why we don’t need to panic about a sudden switch – NEWS.com.au

Magnetic poles: Why we don’t need to panic about a sudden switch – NEWS.com.au

The magnetic North Pole wandered a bit over time, but it followed a fairly predictable path around a relatively small tract of territory among Canada’s Arctic islands. For a moment there I thought we had a new global threat to deal with, alongside the old favourites like climate change, nuclear war and pandemics. This would […]

Physicists explain fireballs erupting from grapes in microwave oven – Phys.org

Physicists explain fireballs erupting from grapes in microwave oven – Phys.org

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2019). DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1818350116 A trio of researchers with McMaster, Concordia and Trent Universities has solved the mystery of why pairs of grapes ignite into fireballs when cooked together in a microwave oven. In their paper published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Hamza Khattak, Pablo Bianucci […]

This Might Be the Secret to Great Whites' Success – Newser

This Might Be the Secret to Great Whites' Success – Newser

(Newser) – Scientists for the first time have decoded the genome of the great white shark, and the results show that humans have much to learn from the long-lived creatures. The sharks’ genes seem especially suited to healing their own wounds and warding off illness, reports Wired. “These include DNA sequences that code […]

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